Dan Buettner: How to Live to Be 100+
The speaker: An explorer, National Geographic writer, and founder of the Quest Network, Dan Buettner has spent his life identifying five Blue Zones, or "hotspots of human health and vitality."
Main issue(s) tackled: Human vitality
Buettner highlights his research on Blue Zones and debunks myths about longevity, including the idea that if you try really hard you'll live to 100. Among his life expectancy observations: a healthy lifestyle plus "winning the genetic lottery" are necessary to make it to a centennial.