WE SHARE THE POWER OF HUMOUR
The founder of Laugh Learn Lead, Christopher is always pushing the boundaries of humour. His groundbreaking work in the study of humour has led to a new understanding of it's role in human evolution and he is currently working on developing humour systems in artificial intelligence and robots. In business he has worked as a communication skills coach for Coca Cola, LG, TD Canada Trust, Raymond James, the Canadian Olympic Committee and many others. In the field of comedy he has performed with Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Russell Peters, Ellen DeGeneres, performed on stilts at street festivals around the world and written thousands of comedy lines for Electronic Arts video games. His voice was featured in the 2010 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony telecast and is currently featured on the LEGO TV show "Legends of Chima".
After over 30 years performing and teaching comedy. He received his PhD in Humour Studies from Brunel University, London, which focused on the evolutionary origin of humour and the role it played in the emergence of language, music and art. He is currently working on new ways of applying knowledge of humour to enhance education and communication, and is also developing humour systems for Artificial Intelligence