Happiness & Its Causes

25 & 26 June 2018 | 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 over 40 speakers from around the world, presenting to an audience of over 2,000 conference delegates. It is equally relevant to individuals and professionals. Bring your whole family or work group to this inspiring event!

Speakers Confirmed for 2018

Featuring the Dalai Lama - live on stage

Nobel Peace Laureate and revered spiritual leader

Acclaimed neuroscientist named one of Time’s 100 most influential people in the world, USA

Former Google Jolly Good Fellow and international best-selling author, USA

Renowned cosmologist and best-selling science author, USA

One of the world’s most influential psychologists, Australia & USA

Pioneering researcher into self-compassion, USA

International expert in mindful leadership, USA & Denmark

Global traveller and collector of moments of happiness, Netherlands

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The conference features 40+ amazing speakers

World authority on AI and Social Robotics

Thought leader in the neuroscience of human connection

Innovator in applied behaviour change and health

Celebrated chef and TV personality

Distinguished broadcaster and sustainable food advocate

Former Royal Navy Aircrew Officer, leading exercise physiologist and nutritionist

Inspirational mental health advocate

One of Australia’s leading thinkers on educational issues

Dynamic trainer in the practical application of positive psychology

Inspiring two-time cancer survivor and award winning coach

Behavior change expert and former Australian Comic of the Year

Award winning social entrepreneur and humanist

“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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