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December 17, 2014

Join us at our next event on Wednesday, December 17th at the AXA Center, 787 7th Ave (between 51st and 52nd), New York, NY. This is our biggest, most beautiful venue yet! Thanks to the generous support of AXA and AXA Event & Production Center. After-show networking cocktail & food included!


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The night will feature 7 speakers who will speak 7 minutes of truth.

Hosted by
Arnaud Collery
Director/Co-founder of Stand Up for Passion, and CEO/Founder of Kikai Mining, a Happiness Agency


Carrie Severson – My Personal Journey to Happiness
CEO/President of Severson Sisters, Severson Sisters empowers girls in the world through programs and services. Through the program girls learn self-esteem enhancing tools, how to develop and strengthen healthy relationships with their peers and a bullying solution method which helps them handle bullying scenarios in life.

Dmitry Koltunov – My Life as an Alien
An inventive engineer, driven entrepreneur, avid musician, passionate writer, and lover of learning and community.  Co-Founder and CTO of Alice, a mobile hospitality platform that is fundamentally changing the way that staff and guests interact.

Gesche Waiyi Haas - My Passion is a Monster
Gesche is a lifelong dreamer, and a doer. Her dreams are marked by her uniquely diverse background: She is half German, half Chinese-Malaysian and was born in the Kingdom of Swaziland in Africa. She is now following her calling as an entrepreneur, with several significant roles at startups under her belt and having founded Dreamers // Doers, an action-driven female-focused entrepreneurial community with more than 500 members.

Goldin Martinez – The first time I heard ‘I love you’
Goldin Martinez is the visionary founder of Get Focused, a no cost educational youth program. He designed Get Focused to teach children that “being active” is more than just physical sprints and squats. Since 2009, his organization has impacted over 45,000 young people on the importance of being healthy, earning a quality education, and performing community service.

Matthew Silver – I perform to promote LOVE 
Matthew’s role as a clown, trickster and village idiot is to parody excessive seriousness by playing with taboos, rules, and social norms. His inspiration comes from the heart. He performs for smiles and laughter, loosening people’s armor, and opening up a portal for imagination, creativity and love.

Patrycja Slawuta M.A., PhD(c) – How I Hacked Myself
Patrycja is a researcher and entrepreneur. With 10+ years of psychological research at some of the top academic institutions Patrycja has a deep understanding of the human psyche. And she believes the mind can be hacked. As part of the Self Hackathon series she helps high performing individuals to hack their shame, fears and limiting beliefs in order to Make Epic Sh*t Happen.

Silvia Christmann – Not All That Wander Are Lost
Silvia is an executive growth coach and advisor to organizations. She aligns people’s potential with passion, purpose, and productivity.  Silvia specializes in creating frameworks for growth and behavioral change to maximize personal growth and professional aspirations. She works wherever innovators, entrepreneurs, executives and individuals are ready to invest in a new thought paradigm to expedite their growth.

Earlier Event: October 22
October 22, 2014
Later Event: March 3
March 3, 2015