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Dave Marvit on Tracking Stress and PTSD In this short Ignite talk, Dave Marvit from Fujitsu Labs of America talks about a prototype system he is developing to track stress and monitoring stressful events in veterans with PTSD. The Sprout system brings in and syncs multiple data streams allowing researchers, clinicians, and individuals to develop a deeper insight into what’s really happening during stress events.
A monthly or so Meetup started by Gary Wolf and Kevin Kelly in the Bay Area in 2008 and started in May, 2009 in NYC. Now with more than 30 meetups around the world, it is a regular show and tell for people taking advantage of various personal informatics projects to gain more knowledge about themselves.
In this wide-ranging talk, ethnographer and leadership expert Simon Sinek discusses the importance of trust, authenticity, and meaning. Sinek argues that as individuals and companies, everything that we say and do is a symbol of who we are. And it is only when we communicate our beliefs authentically that we can attract others to our cause, and form the bonds that will empower us to achieve truly great things.