Restore at Fora Getahead Festival State On Demand and Ari Peralta present ‘Immersive Wellness’
The session will cover the importance of self care strategies for mental (and physical) resilience, immersive and multisensory wellness – merging science with traditional sound and frequency healing modalities, new technologies and platforms. We will be offering guests the opportunity to sample some of State On Demands products with function music selected by Tom Middleton.
The week-long festival will feature a host of wellbeing classes, panel discussions and workshops all specifically curated to improve your mental and physical wellbeing. Featuring the likes of Tortoise, Sport England, Rob Da Bank’s Sleep Retreat, Sarah Gorman, Nell Body Clinic and Soho Radio, we’ll be hosting everything from HIIT classes with Sarah Gorman, to poignant mental health discussions, to breathwork.
Fora is reimagining the office experience by employing members’ club-style service, premium design, innovative technology and a curated approach to Resident activity. Fora look beyond simply supplying a desk to creating the most cohesive and productive workplace experience. Spaces are designed to allow Residents to choose exactly how, when and where they work and meet.
Immersive Wellness Speakers:
Forbes recognized innovator and serial entrepreneur Ari Peralta is the CEO and Founder of Arigami, a London-based research firm dedicated to expanding and refining multisensory science and promoting STEAM education. Ari has worked across multiple media disciplines in both large and small organisations, and currently leads an interdisciplinary coalition of scientists, technologists and designers working around the globe to improve complex human problems such as sleep, stress and wellness. Ari is a multisensory advisor to State On Demand.
Robyn Landau is an artist and researcher who explores creativity through a cross-modal approach. The focus of her work in the growing science of Neuroaesthetics unpacks the influence of creativity, flow and aesthetic experience on wellbeing. She believes creativity is a fundamental component of life, with broad impacts on happiness, motivation and pleasure. As a dancer, ceramicist and Kundalini Yoga practitioner, she fuses these organic and energetic schools of thought into her research. Her background in music, media and branding makes these concepts applicable, for tangibly felt impacts for individuals and organisations. She runs workshops and seminars across London which provide practical tools to optimise creativity, exploring contributing factors and key processes for enhancement. Robyn works on corporate programmes and creativity flow research at State On Demand.
James Dempsey has had a broad range of business ventures, starting out at just 8 years old selling fresh farm eggs door to door. His professional life saw him working in Corporate Finance IT and Compliance in The City, software development, Event Management, consumer product development and the launch of many of his own brands including Driver Training Schools, Espresso Roast Coffee Beans, Cafes and Coffee bars, and Unilever (Walls Ice Cream) products. James believes the heart of every good business is not just the quality of the products and services, but the team who create, deliver and facilitate.
He is currently involved in the development, manufacturing and launch of various CBD brands, products and ranges, including CBD Gummy Bears, Muscle Pain Relief and multipotency CBD Oils. James is a co-founder and alchemist of State On Demand and specifically targeted at the millions of suffering from mental health disorders in the UK.
Petar Savic is a multipotentiality, super-connector and yogi with a key interest in project management within an Emerging Technologies, AI, Blockchain, Immersive, HealthTech, FoodTech and Internet environment, bridging the gap between technical, creative and commercial requirements. Moreover, he is the founder of a London based Virtual Accelerator called Supreme Factory and Co-Director of Startup Grind London (Powered by Google for Startups). He mentors talents and students at Imperial College London, UCL, London Business School, One Tech by Capital Enterprise, Queen Mary University of London, NatWest Accelerator, Newable, Global Entrepreneur Programme (GEP) by DIT, Kickstart London, Hackney Business, Primrose Hill community, Teens in AI, Founders4Schools, Swisscontact, Escape The City etc. Petar was also Western Balkans Champion at Department for International Trade UK. He was a Marketing and Events Coordinator at the UCL Advances, at the time the biggest entrepreneurial department in the world and the biggest University in Europe. He was a Chief Digital Officier of EXIT Festival and other festivals like International Radio Festival, bridging the gap between virtual and real customer experience. Petar founded State On Demand with a mission to unlock the full human potential.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/831599403909732/
Where: Fora Folgate, 35-41 Folgate Street, London, E1 6BX
When: Wed, 16 October 2019, 19:30 – 20:30 BST