Prevention is creating a movement to promote health and happiness amongst women beginning with an innovative and experiential event in Austin, Texas.
Our ﬁrst-ever Prevention R3 Summit will bring to life the pages of Prevention through an immersive and engaging series of events over two days in October. We’re bringing together the leading minds in health & wellness who will share what’s new and noteworthy through the lens of six pillars: The Healthy Epicurean, Health, Beauty, Peak Performance, Mind-Body, and Happiness.
Friday, October 25 & Saturday, October 26, 2013
Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin, Texas.
701 W Riverside Drive, Austin
Day 1: Friday, October 25, 2013
6:00 – 7:00pm: Welcome Reception
Join us for an exciting evening where we will kick-off our Prevention R3 Summit. Meet our Prevention Editors, Experts and Thought Leaders, connect with other like-minded health and wellness enthusiasts and enjoy healthy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
7:00 – 8:30pm: Film Screening
Be taken on an eye-opening journey by filmmaker Jeremy Seifert in his fascinating documentary, GMO OMG.
About the film – who controls the future of your food? GMO OMG explores the systematic corporate takeover and potential loss of humanity’s most precious and ancient inheritance: seeds. Director Jeremy Seifert investigates how loss of seed diversity and corresponding laboratory assisted genetic alteration of food affects his young children, the health of our planet, and freedom of choice everywhere.
For more information about the film, visit http://www.gmofilm.com/
8:30 – 9:00pm: Panel Discussion
Hear filmmaker Jeremy Siefert and other thought leaders discuss and debate GMO.
Day 2: Saturday, October 26, 2013
8:30am – 4:00pm: Refresh, Revive, Reinvent R3 Summit
Experience a full day of innovative main stage programming and interactive activations within our six health and wellness pillars.
The Healthy Epicurean: watch cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, enjoy tasty dishes from the local Austin food scene, shop the ultimate super foods Farmer’s Market and more! Guests will experience the best and latest in food, nutrition and healthy cuisine.
Health: discover breakthrough technologies in integrated health by Prevention experts who will share innovative and thought-provoking information and research on a variety of platforms.
Beauty: lose yourself in our cutting-edge world of beauty from high-tech skin analysis and procedures to indulgent facials. Delight in a host of sensory and pampering activities designed to refresh and revive.
Peak Performance: Prevention’s topnotch trainers will guide you through extensive routines that put you at your peak, demonstrate targeted programs intended to benefit specific areas, and unveil unique twists to fitness favorites.
Mind-Body: engage in alternative therapies that heal, energize and revitalize – from customized chakra readings, to group meditation, to developing your personal mantra.
Happiness: Prevention experts will inspire, motivate and move attendees to find their own path to happiness while educating guests on ways to augment their mood and achieve emotional well-being.
8:15 – 9:30pm: “Party in Pink” Zumbathon® Finale
In support of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Prevention R3 Summit will culminate with the lights, the energy, and the music of the Zumba® fitness-party phenomenon. And it’s for a good cause – a portion of your ticket price will benefit the Zumba® Global Research Grant For Breast Cancer Prevention.
About the Zumba® Global Research Grant For Breast Cancer Prevention:
The grant will study the effects of flaxseed consumption on pre-menopausal women as a safe, low-cost, highly accessible solution to help prevent breast cancer on a global scale. Led by an interdisciplinary team of renowned scientists at The University of Kansas Medical Center and The University of Texas at Austin, research will include cutting-edge pre-clinical studies and a multi-center clinical trial in the prevention of breast cancer.