Deepak Chopra to Grace Atlantic Cali Event

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By Betsy Rothstein Comment

The Atlantic sent out an enthusiastic letter on their October “Atlantic Meets Pacific” event in posh La Jolla, Calif. at which the inspirational Deepak Chopra, a WaPo and San Francisco Chronicle columnist, will speak. “Greetings Besty!” they wrote. Greetings Atanlic! Where do I sign up?

The lineup of speakers is impressive and if they let me come they can spell my name however they please.

General admission is $495 and includes events, dinners and subsequent meals. Members of the media interested in obtaining complimentary press credentials should contact Mitu Yilma at atlanticmeetspacific@theatlantic.com or her colleague Natalie Raabe (nraabe@theatlantic.com). Visit here for more details on the event.

See the panels and guests who will be speaking at them. Speakers
James Bennet, Editor-in-Chief, The Atlantic, James Fallows, national correspondent, The Atlantic, Steve Clemons, Editor-at-Large, The Atlantic, Chris Anderson, Former Editor-In-Chief, Wired; Chief Executive Officer, 3D Robotics; Founder, DIY Drones, Deepak Chopra, Founder, The Chopra Foundation; Cofounder and Chairman, Chopra Center for Wellbeing, Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations, Eric Horvitz, Distinguished Scientist and Co-Director, Microsoft Research, Siddhartha Mukherjee, author, The Emperor of All Maladie: A Biography of Cancer, Eric Topol, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute, Peter Yu, Director of Cancer Research, Palo Alto Medical Foundation; President-Elect, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and Roni Zeiger, Former Chief Health Strategist, Google; Founder and CEO, Smart Patients.

Headline Interviews and panel discussions:
Scanning the Horizon: Accelerating Innovation in Cancer Care
Chronic diseases: How Technology Is Changing the Patient Experience
What’s next in Medical IT: Wireless Health and Wearable Trends
Living Longer, Living Smarter: Innovations in Longevity Research
Brain Mapping: Pushing the Frontiers of Neurology