From new human senses to the science behind how meditation extends your lifespan, open-sourced brain hacking to hearing what it takes to surf a wave without the ability to walk on land, the science behind bionic lenses and into cutting-edge diagnostics to quantify your health, the 2016 Summit speaker lineup delivers an exciting range of diverse, scientific and inspirational topics.

 

Join the following subject matter specialists on a journey.

 

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Hiroko Demichelis

Current Project: Vancouver Brain Lab | Moment Meditation

Quantified-Self

 

Hiroko Demichelis has dedicated her life to helping individuals achieve their full potential and maximize well-being through therapies and cutting-edge technology. Certified in neurofeedback and integrative psychotherapies, Hiroko has spent a majority of her career training with world-renowned psychologists and mastering a vast array of solutions for psychological and neurological disorders. Hiroko will showcase how the science behind "letting go" could be the best thing for your future.

Scott Novich, PhD

Current Project: NeoSensory

Augmentation

 

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of NeoSensory, Scott is working on sensory augmentation wearables that work to empower people with new human senses. Showcased at the TED Conference, Scott and his team have made massive strides in bringing new sensory experiences to those disabled, and expanding the five senses limitation of our physical human evolution.

Dai Manuel

Current Project: Whole Life Fitness Manifesto

Previous Master of Ceremonies and Show Opener

 

Digital thought leader and lifestyle mentor, Dai Manuel has rooted his life in empowering people to lead a FUNctionally fit life through education, encouragement and community. Dai has modelled his life's work on the basis of 5 pillars: Fitness, Family, Finances, Faith with the overarching roof of fun. The emcee for the inaugural Superhuman Summit in 2015, Dai will open the 2016 showcase with a powerful reminder of just how grand our potential can be.

Jesse Billauer

Current Project: Life Rolls On

Heroic Accomplishments

 

Originally best known as one of the top junior surfers in the world, Jesse Billauer has since reinvented himself after a life-changing paralyzing surfing accident. Arriving back at life stronger than ever before, Jesse has created a big future for himself and countless others living with Paralysis as not only a World Champion Quadriplegic Surfer, but a motivational speaker who (in his words) lives life in a very big way.

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Reuben Major

Current Project: Vital Supply Co

Longevity

 

Food and dining entrepreneur, Chef Reuben Major’s career started young. Tasked with jobs at his family’s Interior home of picking fresh fruit, canning root vegetables for the winter months and fetching fresh milk from the neighbours, Reuben’s life has been deeply rooted in well-being and eating to live a long and healthy life. Now, Chef Major translates his life’s work into providing accessible healthy meals for people to perform their best.

Dr. Cory Holly

Current Project: Cory Holly Institute

Heroic Accomplishments

 

Author of The Encyclopedia of Sports Nutrition, Dr. Cory Holly specializes in product formulation, dietary analysis and exercise management. With a majority of his training and studies deeply rooted in anti-aging, longevity, health and fitness, Dr. Holly is a proponent that embracing spontaneous change is the secret to a long and fulfilled life.

Dr Garth Webb

Curent Project: The Bionic Lens

Augmentation

 

Founder of Ocumetics Technology Corporation, Dr. Garth Webb

has an inherent background in the science of sight. With over 40 years of optometry experience, Dr. Webb shifted his attention to product development and soon after became the sole innovator of the Bionic Lens. Coining the term “Human Visual Experience”, he has completely changed the way people once viewed virtual reality through integration of basic science with physiological options and digital communications.

Jordan Lejuwaan

Current Project: Futurism.com

Augmentation

 

Entrepreneur, writer, futurist, eternal dreamer and co-founder of futurism.com, Jordan Lejuwaan’s life has been dedicated to covering breakthrough technologies and scientific discoveries that will shape humanity’s future. An avid technologist, Jordan will paint a future reality where human ability is augmented through a fast approaching digital reality.

Conor Russomanno

Current Project: OpenBCI

Augmentation

 

Conor Russomanno’s future was established early on with a mixed background of engineering, art and design. While a Masters of Fine Arts student at Parsons School of Design, Conor discovered brain-computer interfacing and has since committed his life to the technology, making recording brain activity more cost-effective and accessible to everybody.

Moon Ribas

Current Project: Cyborg Foundation

Musical Performance

 

Cybernetics enthusiast, Moon Ribas is a contemporary choreographer with a unique take on the art of movement. Spending most of her life studying choreography and theatre with a strong acumen of cyborgism, Moon has combined her passions and turned the pair into an art movement by implanting herself with seismic sense. Moon perceives the movement of real-time earthquakes all around the world and translates this into a new sense on stage. When the earth moves, so does Moon.

Dr. Jan Venter

Current Project: Brain Vault Health Systems

 

Dr. Diane Blackburn

Current Project: Qwest 4 Health

 

Dr. Robert Fraser, PhD

Current Project: Molecular You

 

From new human senses to the science behind how meditation extends your lifespan, open-sourced brain hacking to hearing what it takes to surf a wave without the ability to walk on land, the science behind bionic lenses and into cutting-edge diagnostics to quantify your health, the 2016 Summit speaker lineup delivers an exciting range of diverse, scientific and inspirational topics.

 

Join the following subject matter specialists on a journey.

 

#ENHANCEYOURSELF