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Jean-François Noubel

Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France

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  • 7 Positive References1 Negative
  • Fluent in English, French; learning Spanish
  • 51, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Researcher in collective intelligence
  • No education listed
  • From Paris
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About Me


Be the most creative and joyful being


I live a life of creation and joy. On the creative side I do research and development in collective intelligence (CI). An outcome of this is working on post-monetary technology that will replace money and free people from this technology that had done its time.

I travel around the world to give seminars and conferences, and for R&D programs. I work on fascinating projects to develop next forms of collective intelligence and future social ecosystems and economies. I help large organizations and their leaders evolve toward wisdom centered approaches. Everywhere I go I meet and co-create with wonderful human beings.

On the more personal side, I live in the gift economy. I never sell anything or ask anyone to pay me (including global corporations who seem to appreciate my work). Whatever comes to me comes as a gift and an act of kindness. This makes me the richest person on Earth :)

Some of the things I love:

* getting lost in the wild -- I love nature, I mean real far away nature. Following my instinct and getting to places where no one goes is my thing. * rock climbing: I have always practiced free hands climbing, so this combines well with getting lost. Whenever there are rocks and cliffs, the attraction is irresistible. * music: I play the piano, preferably improvisation. Although I have mostly a nomadic life, I have never separated myself from my grand piano. * martial arts: I have this passion since the age of 14 and teaching for many years now. I built myself through martial arts and I still love to explore them as a complete beginner. As paradoxical as it may seem for some people, the way of the warrior offers the best journey I know for peace.

This calling for inner peace, years ago, lead me to turn vegetarian. Today I eat vegan, mostly raw, low fat and gluten free.

Joy, meditation, intense physical play, healthy food, gift economy, freedom, pioneering collective intelligence, freedom, sensuality and eros, art, writing... all these ingredients compose a permanent blissful journey.

I appreciate meeting conscious people about food, who have a healthy lifestyle, and the capacity to celebrate life with their senses and body, not just with the mind.

My blog: http://noubel.com -- or you may just google my name 'Jean-Francois Noubel'.


Blissipline: the art of radical, uncompromised joy

I like to begin my conferences with this wonderful quote: "A falling tree makes more noise than a growing forest".

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


visited 35 states (15.5%)Create your own visited map of The World or Brazil travel guide for Android


So far I travel more than I host. It may change someday :)


Meditation, martial arts, vegan & raw food, collective intelligence, humanity, music, piano, hiking in the wild...

Music, Movies & Books

Every style can reach depth and quality. I feel eclectic, rarely mainstream in music. I love to find amazing unknown pieces.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I can only confess verbally :)

Teach, Learn, Share

Collective intelligence, vision, post-monetary world, creativity, martial arts, piano, meditation, existing...

Countries I've Visited

Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Korea, Republic of, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Martinique, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Réunion, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

France, Mexico, United States

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