Session 1: Innovation in The Game of Life and How We Play It

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Here our experts will give their OVERVIEW of today’s existing and tomorrow’s developing technologies and practices that although delivered mechanically work to remain human centered. Interventions from lights that capture falls to people-to-people interventions, this session will introduce our key participants whetting your appetite for the following detailed 3 Sessions.


Carolyn O’Neil, MS, RDN, LDN
Award Winning Health Journalist, Former Executive Producer CNN Food & Health Unit, Adjunct Professor Florida State University
Award winning food journalist, speaker, author, nutrition communications consultant, cookbook author, television personality and registered dietitian nutritionist, Carolyn believes “The More You Know, The More You Can Eat!” Carolyn writes food, nutrition, travel and healthy lifestyle features for numerous publications. Read full profile…


David Allan
International Board Certified Paramedic.”Lead Community Paramedic
For 40 years, David Allen has been committed to standing in the gap for those who could not stand for themselves. He has been a Firefighter Paramedic in the Metro Atlanta, Georgia. Today, David is completing the final leg of his career as an International Board Certified Community Paramedic in Alpharetta, Georgia. Read full profile…

Susie Ellis
Co-Founder, Chair & CEO Global Wellness Institute and Global Wellness Summit
Susie Ellis is the chair and CEO of the nonprofit Global Wellness Institute, considered the industry’s leading global research and educational resource. She is also co-founder, chair and CEO of the Global Wellness Summit, an organization at the heart of the multitrillion-dollar global wellness economy focused on facilitating collaboration amongst industry thought leaders. Read full profile…

Joyal Mulheron
Founder & Executive Director, Evermore
Ms. Mulheron spent fifteen plus years advising high-ranking politicians, including former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee and former First Lady Michelle Obama, and translating basic science into public policy. She has enjoyed leading major initiatives for the National Governors Association, the National Academies of Science and the American Cancer Society. Read full profile…

Elena Remillard
Research Scientist II at Georgia Institute of Technology
Elena Remillard is a research scientist at the Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Elena has 9 years of experience as a researcher in the areas of: design and technology for aging-in-place, technology acceptance among older adults, and aging with disability. Read full profile…

Jon Warner
CEO and Board Chair Decision-support Architect for Innovation, Technology, DigitalHealth, Aging populations
A five-time company CEO, Jon Warner is a health and healthcare entrepreneurship expert who has founded and led three startups of his own. Following his 15 years in the corporate world Jon founded and grew a management consulting business – The Worldwide Center for Organizational Development…Read full profile…