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Wim Hof Film Gala Dinner Fundraiser (Amsterdam)


WHEN: Rembrandt Ballroom, Amsterdam 21 May Protected content – 01.00

WHERE: COLLEGE HOTEL, Roelof Hartstraat 1, Protected content AMSTERDAM Protected content

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Wim Hof caught the attention of scientists when he proved he was able to stay submerged in ice for 1 hour and 53 minutes without his core body temperature changing. He has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro wearing only shorts, resisted altitude sickness, completed a marathon in the Namib Desert with no water, and to astonishment of the researchers, proven under laboratory conditions that he’s able to influence his autonomic nervous system and immune system at will. Both the autonomic nervous system and innate immune system have until now been regarded as systems that cannot be voluntarily influenced. The present study demonstrates that, through practising techniques learned in a short-term training program, the sympathetic nervous system and immune system can indeed be voluntarily influenced. Below the published papers.

The Gala Dinner will be a unique cultural event, featuring a 7 course dinner, a variety of live musical entertainment, an art auction and an ICE BUCKET challenge guided by Wim Hof. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet and greet the ICE MAN - Wim Hof and film director Manely Vives Batista in person.

We have famous guests attending including the Maori Chief from Aotearoa/New Zealand and guests from Hawaii and other countries as well many Dutch celebrities.
There is limited seating available. Please be sure to book early to assure your participation.

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Thanks to the cultural ANBI status of the Ellamo Foundation any donation for the film including the gala is tax deductive in The Netherlands. Here how it works: Protected content

De film:

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Science on Wim Hof Method:

Paper 1:
The influence of concentration/meditation of autonomic nervous system activity and the innate immune response: A case study (Science paper I, Protected content , Psychosomatic medicine 74: Protected content
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Paper 2:
Voluntary activation of the sympathetic nervous system and attenuation of the innate immune response in humans (Science paper II, Protected content can learn what Wim can in just 4 to 10 days, Kox et al. 10.1073/pnas. Protected content
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Supporting information (Science paper III, Kox et al. 10.1073/pnas. Protected content
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Media:
Manely Vives Batista - First live radio interview BNR 12 min
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Manely Vives Batista - First depth interview with Dr. Namita Aggarwal 30 min
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Warm regards,
Manely & Wim

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