MIAMI, Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural World Happiness Summit, presented by lululemon, today announced Smart Dubai, the initiative that is focused on making Dubai the happiest city on earth, as a Platinum Event Sponsor. WOHASU will hold its inaugural global gathering focusing on exploring the key elements of happiness and wellbeing with the goal of increasing global happiness in Miami from March 16 -19.
"Smart Dubai's commitment to placing happiness at the core of creating smart city transformation is unique in the world and WOHASU welcomes them as the platinum sponsor in both our institutional and academic track regarding happiness and wellbeing as a key indicator to urban and human development," stated Manuel S. Pietra, Chairman of the WOHASU Board and President/CEO of FreeBalance.
The World Happiness Summit (WOHASU) is both a global movement and an event dedicated to increasing awareness around happiness as a life choice, as a human right and as an enabler of human development and social innovation at the individual governmental and collective levels.
On a global level, measures of well-being and happiness are used to assess the progress of nations. WOHASU means to anchor the practice of happiness with this 1st global gathering as a way to improve ourselves, communities, cities and world. The scope of the event encompasses a governmental/institutional roundtable gathering called H(appy) 20 or H-20, an Academic Track featuring the leading academics from around the world presenting the latest findings about happiness, followed by a three-day experiential event for the general public which convenes global thought leaders that are the experts in the science of happiness, mindfulness, social and emotional intelligence, positive psychology, corporate leadership and technology.
"At Smart Dubai, we are committed to impacting individual happiness by enabling innovation across the public and private sector; this partnership with WOHASU supports our commitment on an international level," shared Her Excellency, Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr, Director General of the Smart Dubai Office.
Collaborating with the private sector and government partners, Smart Dubai was established to empower, deliver and promote an efficient, seamless, safe and impactful city experience for residents and visitors.
WOHASU is a global movement dedicated to increasing awareness on happiness as a life choice, as a human right and as an enabler of human development and social innovation.
For more information, please visit www.happinesssummit.world.
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