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Mo Gawdat on an Algorithm for Happiness

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Watch Mo Gawdat, Chief Business Officer at Google X, in our latest RSA Spotlight - the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event!

Mo Gawdat, Chief Business Officer at Google X, having applied his superior skills of logic and problem solving to the issue of happiness, he proposed an algorithm based on an understanding of how the brain takes in and processes joy and sadness. He essentially ‘solved’ the happiness equation.

 

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