On November 7, 2017, The Globe and Mail hosted the 2nd annual Personal Performance Summit, at the Globe and Mail Centre in Toronto. The event brought together more than 200 attendees with international experts, Globe journalists and Medcan doctors who shared their insights and expertise on the topics of wellness, performance and longevity. We would like to extend our appreciation to the sponsors, speakers, and attendees whose participation made it all possible.

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


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 Author of  Broadcasting Happiness:    The Science of Igniting and Sustaining  Positive Change

Author of Broadcasting Happiness: 
The Science of Igniting and Sustaining
Positive Change

        Author of  Thriving in a 24-7 World: An Energizing Tale about Growing Through Pressure            








Author of Thriving in a 24-7 World:
An Energizing Tale about Growing
Through Pressure




 

 

 

        Author of  The Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who've Lived the Longest         








Author of The Blue Zones: Lessons
for Living Longer From the People
Who've Lived the Longest







 

 

BREAKOUT SESSION SPEAKERS



        Best-selling author of  The Little Book of Stress Relief          








Best-selling author of The Little
Book of Stress Relief








 

           Author of  Let Them Eat Dirt: Saving Our Children from an Oversanitized World          




 


 

Author of Let Them Eat Dirt: Saving Our
Children from an Oversanitized World








 

        Author of  How Emotions Are Made:  The Secret Life of the Brain          








Author of How Emotions Are Made:
 The Secret Life of the Brain








 

       Author of  The One-Minute Workout: Science Shows a Way to Get Fit That's Smarter           







Author of The One-Minute Workout:
Science Shows a Way to Get Fit
That's Smarter








 

          Medical Director of the Johns Hopkins      Center for Sleep at the Howard County General Hospital          






 
  Medical Director of the Johns Hopkins      Center for Sleep at the Howard
County General Hospital








 

          Author of  The Blue Zones: Lessons  for Living Longer From the People Who've Lived the Longest           






   
Author of The Blue Zones: Lessons
 for Living Longer From the People
Who've Lived the Longest









 

 

MODERATORS



 Associate Medical Director, Medcan      

Associate Medical Director,
Medcan

 

 

 Chief Medical Officer, Medcan     

Chief Medical Officer,
Medcan


 

 Registered Dietitian and Director of Food and Nutrition at Medcan Globe and Mail Columnist    

Registered Dietitian and
Director of Food and Nutrition at Medcan
Globe and Mail Columnist


 

 Feature Writer, The Globe and Mail     

Feature Writer,
The Globe and Mail



 

 Director of Psychology, Medcan    

Director of Psychology,
Medcan


 

 Senior Medical Consultant, Medcan    

Senior Medical Consultant,
Medcan


 

 Jockology Columnist, The Globe and Mail     

Jockology Columnist,
The Globe and Mail



 

 General Assignment Reporter of the Life section, The Globe and Mail

General Assignment Reporter of the Life section, The Globe and Mail

 Consultant Physician in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medcan     

Consultant Physician in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
Medcan
 

 

 Feature Writer, The Globe and Mail           

Feature Writer,
The Globe and Mail
 

 

 

 

 
 Public Health Reporter, The Globe and Mail      

Public Health Reporter,
The Globe and Mail




 

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017


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1:10 PM ET - 2:20 PM ET

Interactive Breakout Sessions



2:30 PM ET - 3:30 PM ET

Interactive Breakout Sessions