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Better communication through the senses
Better communication through the senses

Tue, 15 Nov


Virtual Event

Better communication through the senses

We are a social species that evolved a brain that is driven to connect and communicate. But most of this evolution occurred hundreds of thousands of years before we had sophisticated language.

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Time & Location

15 Nov 2022, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm AEDT

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About The Event

Face and expression perception, eye gaze, body language, touch and pheromones all change how we perceive what others are saying. These vital and automatic processes involved in communication occur outside our awareness and impact on the way we understand what other people are trying to communicate to us. Understanding the interaction of these signals will enable you to connect and communicate more effectively.

  • Connection is key before real communication can occur
  • Communication is not only verbal or written
  • Most of communication occurs without our awareness
  • How to communicate betterMark will give very practical advice on how to connect and communicate with a range of people.


Mark is a professor of cognitive neuroscience, with over 25 years experience conducting behavioural and brain imaging research. He was awarded numerous fellowships and grants and worked at MIT in the USA and multiple universities in Australia. He has considerable media experience, with many television and radio appearances featuring his research on topics ranging from facial expressions, emotions, racism, to how the brain processes smells and why we can’t tickle ourselves. Mark’s work has been featured in outlets globally including The New York Times, The Economist, The Guardian, and New Scientist. He now run programs for schools and businesses on the neuroscience of learning, the neuroscience of emotions and the impact of modern technologies on our brains. He has an upcoming book called “The Connected Species”.


Our monthly virtual networking event is here and it's all about connecting. With an exciting virtual event platform, you are able to connect with businesses through virtual rooms, speed networking and access to profile of the attendees.

The goal here is all about connecting. Plus, 30min presentations from insightful speakers to update you with life or business takeaways.


  • GG Early Bird

    Access to the Airmeet link and 1.5hr of networking, speed networking, our guest speaker and a chance to win prizes.

    +$0.68 service fee
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  • GG General Admission

    Access to the Airmeet link and 1.5hr of networking, speed networking, our guest speaker and a chance to win prizes.

    +$0.93 service fee
    Sale ended



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