Deepak Chopra to Grace Atlantic Cali Event

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 or her colleague Natalie Raabe ( 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