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Two evenings of ideas and inspiration

The Centre held two public evening events featuring the celebrated Harvard University lecturer, Dr Tal Ben-Shahar. The Dundee event was supported by the Go Dundee Network and the Dundee Chamber of Commerce and attracted 300 participants while the Glasgow event was attended by 400 participants.

Leadership and the positive city

Monday 14th January 2008, 7.15-9.30, Apex Hotel, Dundee
Supported by the Go Dundee Network and the Dundee Chamber of Commerce

Speakers                                                                                                                                          Dr Tal Ben-Shahar (Harvard University)
Dr Tom Shepherd (CXR Biosciences)
Joe Lafferty (Lifetree and Go Dundee)
Jacquie Roberts (Care Commission)
Chair: Iain MacWhirter (Sunday Herald and Herald columnist)

Is happiness the answer to Scotland’s problems?
Tuesday 15th January 2008, 7.15-9.30, Oran Mor, Glasgow

Dr Tal Ben-Shahar (Harvard University)
Professor Phil Hanlon (University of Glasgow)
Chair: Kirsty Wark (Newsnight presenter)

Access the documents below to view Tal's Glasgow Power point presentation plus a poster from the event.

Joe Lafferty from the Go Dundee network has uploaded sound file and a Power point from Tal's session in Dundee. Click here to access the files. Also, access the documents below to view a poster from the Dundee event.

 Tal Ben-Shahar Glasgow PP (1,206 KB)
 Tal Ben-Shahar Glasgow poster (183 KB)
 Tal Ben-Shahar Dundee poster (202 KB)

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