DAN BUETTNER

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$25,001 to $40,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: Minnesota

VIDEOS:
No videos listed.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • The Making of a Healthy City
  • Blue Zones
  • Unlocking the Secrets of Happiness

Categories

Diversity | Education | Healthcare | Motivation | Teamwork

Biography

Dan Buettner is an internationally recognized researcher, explorer, and New York Times bestselling author and National Geographic Fellow. He founded Blue Zones®, a company that puts the world’s best practices in longevity and well-being to work in people’s lives. Mr. Buettner’s National Geographic cover story on longevity, “The Secrets of Living Longer” was one of their top selling issues in history and made him a finalist for a National Magazine Award. His books The Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer from the People Who’ve Lived the Longest (2008) and Thrive: Finding Happiness the Blue Zones Way (2010) appeared on many bestseller lists and were both featured on Oprah.

In 2009, Mr. Buettner and his partner, AARP, applied principles of The Blue Zones to Albert Lea, Minnesota and successfully raised life expectancy and lowered health care costs by some 40%. He’s currently working with Healthways to implement the program in the Beach Cities of Los Angeles. Their strategy focuses on optimizing the health environment instead of individual behavior change. Writing in Newsweek, Harvard University’s Walter Willet called the results “stunning.”

Dan Buettner also holds three world records in distance cycling and has won an Emmy Award for television production.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • Thrive: Finding Happiness the Blue Zones Way (2010)
  • THE BLUE ZONE: Lessons for Living Longer from the People Who've Lived the Longest
  • Maya Quest: Interactive Expedition
  • Sovietrek: A Journey by Bicycle Across Russia
  • Inside Grand Bahama: The Insider's Guide
  • Africatrek: A Journey by Bicycle Through Africa

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Joseph Califano
Joseph A. Califano, Jr. has extensive experience in the field of healthcare delivery and cost containment. He is the founding chairman of the board and president of the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (NCASA),
More>>

Naomi Judd
From the beginning of The Judds' meteoric rise, Naomi' Judd's "china doll" looks and magnetic personality paralleled the duo's music for the public's attention and appreciation. As their songs became #1 hits, their RCA albums went platinum, and their
More>>

Jesse Ziff Cool

Jesse Ziff Cool has been dedicated to sustainable agriculture and cuisine for over 4 decades as writer, restaurateur, spokesperson and consultant for eco-conscious food service. Jesse is the author of seven cookbooks and through the years has written for dozens
More>>

Nicholas Webb

Nicholas Webb is a world-renowned innovation thought leader. Nicholas has been awarded over 45 patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office for breakthrough technologies including one of first wearable technologies and one of the world’s smallest medical implants.

Nicholas
More>>


TRANSLATE:

The luxury christian louboutin schuhe can make you perfect in your life. I just like Christian Louboutin Schuhe.

Also, while I simply cannot justify the purchase of replica watches based on its complications alone (I'm long past that excuse), a second time zone has become something that I actually use. But would I take these Replica Watches anywhere or is it too ostentatious?

The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like best replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality swiss replica watches is a good thing to men.