Happiness Conference 2020
Happiness is a serious issue. There is a growing body of science and research around happiness and well-being. This conference provides a platform for people to share the latest insights and inspire action.
Happiness can be a set of learnable skills. This conference aims to help the audience develop insights on choices that promote happiness and well-being. We can be happier. So can our family, workplace, and community. Join this conference now!
Do note that you have to RSVP to each event individually (click on the title to be led to the individual event pages :D).
P.S. The Zoom link for this panel will be given to you automatically upon registration.
Panel Discussions will happen on Thursdays, 8pm to 930pm
Community Well-Being; Strengthening Our Social Capital for A Greater Singapore
Food for Thought: How is Community well-being important to you in your personal and professional capacity?
Youth Well-Being; Strengthening the Well-being of our Youth
Food for Thought: What are some necessary skills our youths need to strengthen their well-being?
Workplace Well-Being; The Secret Ingredient to Thriving Organisations
Food for Thought: How is Workplace Well-being culture important in creating a thriving organisation?
Nordics Well-Being; The Exceptionalism of Nordic Happiness
Food for Thought: What Nordic feature is replicable in other countries that others may not know?
Webinars will take place across one weekend, staggering from 9am to 5pm on both days.
In Conversation with Angela Duckworth
Developing character through building interpersonal, intrapersonal, and intellectual strengths.
Eat, Play, Love Matters,
Tough Questions on Mental Well-being over Lunch and Play with Mental Dumbells
A Q&A game session with Mental Dumbells on questions around mental well-being.
Benefits for Physical and Mental Health with Dr Miina Öhman
Covering the positive association of exposure to nature and the improvement in mental and physical health in all age groups, with the most constantly shown benefits for child and adolescent mental health.
Understanding the Serious Science of Happiness with Vanessa King
How can we practically apply research from the growing scientific research on happiness to help build our own and others’ resilience in uncertain times
The Gift of Looking Inward with Erin Lee
Gain insights on how to recognise the early signs of a burnout and break the habitual patterns of physical and emotional fatigue.
A Sharing from the Royal Dutch Shell with Ng Siew Yen
More than just being on task, get insights on how you can get ahead at work with the Happiness Advantage.
Happiness in the most unlikely time and place with Dr Chong Poh Heng
We dive in to look at happiness uncovered (and discovered) as life ends
An Intervention by The Lion Mind
Have you struggled to empathise and wondered what exactly empathy is?
Join us to find out!
Happiness Initiative is a social enterprise that translates the science of happiness and well-being into actions people can take.
Hence, helping people live a more fulfilling life and take a preventive approach towards mental health conditions.
We focus on three areas - raising awareness on the science of wellbeing, translating research into practice and programmes, and building a community that promotes the practice of wellbeing.
ABOUT NATIONAL YOUTH COUNCIL
At NYC, we believe in a world where young people are respected and heard, and have the ability to influence and make a difference to the world. Together with our partners, we develop future-ready youth who are committed to Singapore by instilling in them a heart for service, resilience and an enterprising spirit.