Happiness & Its Causes

24 & 25 June 2019 | International Convention Centre, Sydney | Australia

The world's largest conference on happiness & wellbeing

What is Happiness & Its Causes?

Happiness is important. It’s important for your own life satisfaction and enjoyment. And it is equally important for your family, the people in your care and the people you work with.

Since 2006, Happiness & Its Causes has been an important forum for exploring the many and varied causes for a happy and fulfilling life. We present the world’s brightest minds in psychology, science, education, business and the arts over an unforgettable two days. Be inspired by a faculty of 40+ speakers from around the world, presenting to an audience of 2,000+ conference delegates.

Join us at Happiness & Its Causes 2018 for a rich and inspiring experience, connecting with like-minded delegates and speakers. Explore the big questions in life and uncover what will bring lasting, genuine happiness for you, those you love and those in your care. It is equally relevant to individuals and professionals. Bring your whole family or work group to this inspiring event! 

Three of The World's Top Psychologists

‘The most interesting and innovative experimental psychologist in the world today’, UK

Pioneering researcher into self-compassion, USA

One of the most influential and highly cited psychologists in the world, USA

Live video cross to the Dalai Lama

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso

How to Lead a Happy & Meaningful Life

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be joining us via video cross live from his home in Dharamsala, India, to share his message of love, kindness and compassion.

This will be an interactive session – what question would you ask the Dalai Lama?

Some of Australia’s favourite personalities

Australian of the Year 2015 and domestic violence campaigner

Celebrated chef and TV personality

Survivor of the London terrorist bombings in 2005 and thought-provoking advocate for peace

Distinguished broadcaster and sustainable food advocate

Acclaimed musician and jazz trumpet player extraordinaire

Inspiring international speakers

Inspiring medical doctor and employee wellbeing expert, UK

Innovator in applied behaviour change and health, UK

Inspiring Buddhist nun and founder, Liberation Prison Project, USA

‘Miracle-Man’ who survived multiple near-death experiences and went on to help raise millions of British pounds for a children’s hospital, UK

Global traveller and collector of moments of happiness, Netherlands

“Happiness & Its Causes is far and away the best conference I’ve ever been to.”

Robert Biswas-Diener, leading cross-cultural positive psychology researcher, USA

"Happiness & Its Causes is the largest positive psychology conference in the world.”

Tal Ben-Shahar, renowned teacher and author on positive psychology, Israel

Equally important for your family, the people in your care and the people you work with.

Situated at the state of the art, International Convention Centre

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Visit The Wellness Show

Happiness & Its Causes is co-located with The Wellness Show, Australia’s premier wellness expo. It is a unique showcase of the latest innovations in consumer and workplace wellness solutions.

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