7 Jan 2016

[31 days to go!] EMEC16 - Speakers not to be missed Mie Nørgaard and Joshua Samson

Learn more and get inspired about meetings creativity at EMEC16 with Mie Nørgaard and Joshua Samson during the General Sessions !

More about Mie and Joshua

Mie Nørgaard,  Ph.D., Multimaterial sketching practitioner within the fields of interaction design, business development, design and user involvement

Mie Nørgaard is an experienced visual facilitator with a background in experience design, innovation processes and user involvement. Since the mid-nineties she has deployed a range of research based sketching methods to help businesses be more efficient in -for example- strategy seminars and user centered work camps. Activities include visual facilitation and graphic recording in formats that suit your meeting, and experience design that affords certain behaviours and atmospheres in a conference setting.

Mie Nørgaard at EMEC16

During the EMEC16 conference Mie Nørgaard will listen, analyze and interpret the key take-aways of the presentations and activities. In three days she will create the ‘MPI Story’ in an oversized fairytale book from stage. The story is available for participants during the conference and will be made public for download afterwards.

Mie will take part to the following sessions:

Opening General Session – Finding Your Story
Sunday, February 07, 2016 / 16:30 - 18:00
Monday Morning General Session - Cure Your Writers' Block in Business and Life
Monday, February 08, 2016 / 09:00 - 09:30
Monday General Session – Creative Setup & Responsible Thinking
Monday, February 08, 2016 / 11:15 - 12:45
Closing General Session
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 / 11:00 - 12:30

Joshua Samson - (More Balls Than Most) Percussionist, speaker, founder of the Health and Wellness methodology OneMinuteFit

Joshua J. Samson is a well known percussionist, speaker, founder of the Health and Wellness methodology ‘OneMinuteFit’ and is one of the leading improvising percussionists in Europe. Joshua combines performing in concerts with the delivery of creative and interactive performance programs in which company culture, work dynamics and professional human interaction are key. He integrates keynote speaking with his music, voice and interactive examples sharing his years of experience with consultants, CEO’s, management teams and people interested in the insights that music can bring to the workplace. With experience in more than 500 companies in 18 different countries, Joshua has established himself as one of the most successful providers of creative experiences and artistic corporate training programs. With very little he is able to create harmony and energy in a group. He performed for the Dutch Royal Family on various occasions as well as for the World Food Program’s international executives and United Nation VIPs among thousands of other listeners all over the world.

Joshua Samson - (More Balls Than Most) at EMEC16

Monday General Session – Creative Setup & Responsible Thinking

In the second General Session on Monday you will be introduced to two more Meetovation principles: Creative setup and Responsible thinking. Joshua Samson will introduce you to the Power of Music at events and its impact on the physical environment of your meetings.  
Dozens of books have been written on the impact of music on man. Artist Joshua Samson is one of the leading improvising percussionists in Europe and he will introduce us to the power of music in events.
Monday, February 08, 2016 / 11:15 - 12:45

Sunset Session: Rhythm & Connection 

Explore the power of music and its impact on the dynamics and energy levels of your meetings. The physical environment has a profound effect on people: on our thoughts, our emotions, our state of being, and ultimately on our behavior. We may not consciously hear every sound, but our brains are constantly processing them nonetheless. Learn how to intentionally design and use sound and music to draw attention, influence mood, create engagement, evoke emotion, convey a message, strengthen memory or meaning, and even train thought processes to move at different speeds.
Monday, February 08, 2016 / 17:15 - 18:15 
Joshua will also participateto to the Closing General Session

Watch a preview of Joshua Samson's Workshops:

 Join us at EMEC 16 in Copenhagen!

 The European Meetings & Events Conference takes place in Copenhagen from 7 to 9 February 2016.

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