The Wacuri Method of Five Minutes a Day Meditation for Individual and Collective
Health, Wealth and Happiness

Dan  Spinner

Dan Spinner

Executive and life coach for clients from many countries across two continents. Dan has been a senior executive for NGOs, Hospitals and Universities. He helped raise over $300M for charities/businesses. He uses an intuitive decision-making process that includes the Wacuri Method, which helps his clients achieve major breakthroughs in implementing their dreams. Dan has been the CEO of the Deepak Chopra Foundation and a senior advisor to the Esalen Institute. He has a black belt in Aikido and has been studying and teaching this “way of harmony” for over 40 years, bringing its principles of flow and energy to his work and his clients.

Henry  Poole

Henry Poole

CEO at CivicActions, Board Member at Free Software Foundation, Board Member & CTO at The Shift Network. Henry envisions and creates the change he wants to see in the world. His strong intuition for the power of technology to transform government (and the planet) has guided CivicActions since he co-founded the company in 2004. He’s an unconventional thinker with over 30 years of experience in IT, and his creative leadership empowers government agencies to open the doors to innovation and change. Henry has a hand in many ventures to promote a more open, democratic world. 

Robert L Read

Robert L Read

Co-founder at 18F, Presidential Innovation Fellow, Former Chief Scientist at government digital services firm, Skylight Digital, and Founder at Public Invention, a charity for public open source invention. Previously, Rob was a Principal Engineer at He received a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA from Rice University in computer science. Rob loves inventing and collaborating for the public good. He created and leads the open-source hardware and software innovation platform Public Invention For All Humanity (PIFAH) and is a stickler for good, clean code.