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Chris Dancy - The most connected human on Earth.

Data exhaust cartographer

Denver, CO

Chris Dancy - The most connected human on Earth.

Chris's name and avatar are synonymous with the future of work, edutainment, technically-enabled external evolution, and his quantified life existence. He travels extensively and speaks on these topics and more, and has been featured in TechCrunch, Wired Magazine, Bloomberg TV, NPR Radio, The Guardian, BBC and Fox News. Chris has been called “Most connected human on Earth.”

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Exploring awakening in a connected world

He's reputed to be the most digitally connected in the world. Since 2008 Chris Dancy has built his life (and his home) around digital devices - from measuring his sleep patterns, skin sensitivity, and digestion to wearing Google glasses for several hours a day.
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Personal informatics trends tracked

A visiting American reputed to be the "most connected man in the world" says 700 gadgets, sensors and online services have helped him live more in tune with his environment. Chris Dancy, 45, usually wears Google Glass for two or three hours a day, has sensors under his clothes to monitor his heartbeat, posture and activity, and lives in a home where almost everything that can be monitored is conveyed to him via an electronic dashboard.
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Information is power, but for digital-age guinea pig Chris Dancy, there's a catch

An inscription on the forecourt at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi advises the reader to "know thyself". Long after that wisdom was chiselled into Greek rock, Chris Dancy is living and preaching the same message.
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Dancy - The Connected Man

Arguably the most connected man in the world- technologically. |FacebookJoin the debate and get the latest updates from ONE News. |Mobile DevicesONE News is available on iPhone, iPad, and as a mobile site. Email NewsletterSign up to get the news delivered direct to your inbox. Copyright © 2014, Television New Zealand Limited.
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Turn & Burn: The Most Connected Man on the Planet Weighs in on the Future of Wearable Tech in Restaurants [VIDEO]

On this episode of Turn & Burn, brought to you by the Foodable WebTV Network, we are joined by the most connected human on earth, Chris Dancy. Chris represents the potential of wearable tech — utilizing 300-700 sensors, devices, applications, and services to track, analyze, and optimize his life.
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A real–life cyborg? Here is the world’s most connected man

Mar. 28, 2014 - 3:26 - World’s most connected man Chris Dancy is connected to 700 sensors at once to capture real-time data.
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The world's most connected man (Swedish)

Svettas du över statusuppdateringar och flödet av ny teknik? Då kan du tänka på Chris Dancy - han är ständigt uppkopplad och har hundratals program igång samtidigt. Han är själv helt säker på att han är världens mest uppkopplade man. Chris Dancy, 45 år från Denver, USA, började logga data om sig själv för fem år sedan.
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Is This the World's Most Connected Man in the World?

Chris Dancy has been tracking his life for the past five years and is now often connected to as many as 700 sensors at a time. He joins digits to discuss how tracking his life has helped him and whether everyone will one day be like him. Photo: Chris Dancy. This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.
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Is this the most connected human on the planet? Man is wired up to 700 sensors to capture every single detail of his existence

Chris Dancy from Denver uses a range of sensors, devices, services and applications to give him real-time data about his body. His connected lifestyle means he knows himself better than anyone and all this monitoring has even allowed him to lose 100lbs (45kg) He tracks what he eats and drinks, when he sleeps, how he emails, where he takes photos and even the activity of his dogs.
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BBC World Service

Interview with BBC World Service on being the "Most connected human on earth"
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'Christory 2014 - Rise of the Inner-Net' Is the Best YouTube Video

The Best YouTube Video is an occasional series where Motherboard searches for the best YouTube video ever made, usually on Friday afternoons right before the margarita alarm rings. Previously The Best YouTube Video: Wild Donkey Fight On Grand Turk Island. Take the life out of a human, and all you're really left with is an empty corpse.
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Chris Dancy: All wired up and ready to go?

Feel like you’re behind the times? That the world is moving at an ever faster pace, and that you’ve been left behind? After losing his job, Dancy was in just this position, which is when he turned to the “quantified self” movement. The growing reliance on “apps” and gadgets to track our vital statistics, basically.
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About

Chris Dancy - The most connected human on Earth.

Chris Dancy has been engaging information systems for over 25 years, wearing as many hats as there are heads in the IT industry. He currently works as an ambassador to the future, serving the role of Data Exhaust Cartographer--he utilizes 300-700 sensors, devices, applications, and services to track, analyze, and optimize as many areas of his existence as he can think of. This quantification enables him to see the connections of otherwise invisible data, resulting in dramatic upgrades to his health, productivity, and quality of life.

Chris's name and avatar are synonymous with the future of work, edutainment, technically-enabled external evolution, and his quantified life existence. He travels extensively and speaks on these topics and more, and has been featured in TechCrunch, Wired Magazine, Bloomberg TV, NPR Radio, Mashable, The Guardian, BBC and Fox News. Chris has been called “Most connected human on Earth.”

For executive summits, conferences keynotes, workshops and consulting please email chris.dancy@gmail.com or call 303-321-5089 option 2.

For Press Inquires contact chris.dancy+media@gmail.com 303-321-5089 option 1.

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Skills

  • iot
  • wearable computing
  • little data
  • personal data analytics
  • Big Data
  • Quantified Self
  • Cyborg