The amygdala, found in the emotional center, sees and hears everything that occurs to us instantaneously and is the trigger point for the fight or flight response. Why are we telling you this? Well, because it’s the topic of our upcoming BDD Talk!

Don’t miss the second edition of the BDD Talks this October, and get the chance to meet one of the best and knowledgeable speakers: Mr. Samer Taher, GM of MEIRC.

The title of our talk is “Ms. Amygdala: The Lady behind all our Problems”. To further explain, the Topic for of our second BDD talk will be how to manage your stress and emotions in both your personal life and the work place. You will be given tips on how to acquire a healthy lifestyle and subsequently a better lifestyle.

The Talk will revolve around three main points:

1 – The Anatomy of a Stressed Brain
2 – Our Emotional Tank: Why and how we get angry
3 – A Healthy Lifestyle: Why it is not a matter of choice anymore

This event is open to the BDD community, their friends and the public.

Free Entrance for BDD Tenants using the following code on Ihjoz: bddtalks2
15$ tickets for non BDD tenants available on ihjoz, at Malik’s Bookshop or Khoury Home.
Please note that no tickets will be available at the door.

Both BDD Tenants and non-BDD Tenants are asked to book their tickets online on the following link.

Please do not print the tickets, just get them with you on your mobile phone!

When and where?
Date: Wednesday, 26th of October
Time: 6:30 to 9:00 PM (a 1.5 hour talk followed by networking and reception)
Location: BDD 1075 Rooftop

Share with us your thoughts and experiences with our official event hashtag: #BDDTalks 
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