Why you should book Dr. Steven Laureys for your next event:
- From exploring meditation, sleep, and near-death experiences to assessing consciousness, Dr. Laureys’ diverse research achievements enrich your event with multifaceted knowledge and tools.
- Dr. Laureys’ extensive media coverage in TIME magazine, the New York Times, FORBES, the Guardian, BBC, CNN, and National Geographic attests to his credibility and attracts your audience.
- Benefit from over 25 years of pioneering research by a world-renowned neurologist. Dr. Laureys brings cutting-edge insights into the power of the mind.
Professor Dr. Steven Laureys, MD Ph.D. FEAN is the founding director of the “GIGA Consciousness Research Unit” of the University of Liège in Belgium and a professor at CERVO Brain Research Centre, Laval University, Canada. He explores the human mind in health and disease using the latest brain scans and wearable technologies: meditation, near-death experiences, concussion, coma, anesthesia, hypnosis, trance, and dreamlike states.
Dr. Laureys is a former president of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness and founder of the World Federation of Neurology Research Group on disorders of consciousness. Since 2012 Dr. Laureys has been the Research Director at the Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research. He has authored the international bestseller “The no-nonsense meditation book“, translated in over ten languages.
He is appreciated for his entertaining, dynamic, and interactive keynotes, where he makes accessible the difficult concepts of the brain’s workings, and he builds bridges between the latest neuroscientific insights and their application to the workplace. As a top-neurologist, he applies neuroscience to the business practice, including neuro-economics (human decision making), neuro-ergonomics (work performance and wellbeing at work), creativity, teamwork & leadership (empathy, compassion, stress).
He has received numerous awards including from the Society of Cognitive Neuroscience, Mind Science Foundation, Max Planck Society, Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness, and the European Academy of Sciences and was elected Commander in the Order of Leopold and fellow of the Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium and the European Academy of Neurology.
Dr. Steven Laureys, renowned motivational speaker, offers a unique perspective that can transform the way your organization thinks, acts, and achieves. His expertise in unlocking the mysteries of the human mind isn’t just academic; it’s profoundly practical.
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