Events

2015 National Bioneers Conference

October 16-18, 2015 in San Rafael, CA. Discount tickets and youth scholarships are available.

When: October 16, 2015 - October 18, 2015

Where: Marin Civic Center, San Rafael, CA

20151016 20151018 America/Los_Angeles 2015 National Bioneers Conference Connect with change-makers and practical, visionary solutions for the world’s urgent environmental & social challenges at the National Bioneers Conference. Conference tracks include: Restorative Food & Farming, Indigenous Ecological Knowledge, Women’s Leadership, Democracy & the Rights of Nature, Environmental 2015 keynote speakers include: • Henk Ovink on adapting to catastrophic sea level rise • Rinku Sen on … Continued Marin Civic Center, San Rafael, CA

bioneers conference graphicConnect with change-makers and practical, visionary solutions for the world’s urgent environmental & social challenges at the National Bioneers Conference.

Conference tracks include: Restorative Food & Farming, Indigenous Ecological Knowledge, Women’s Leadership, Democracy & the Rights of Nature, Environmental

2015 keynote speakers include:
• Henk Ovink on adapting to catastrophic sea level rise
• Rinku Sen on racial justice innovations
• Tom Hayden on California climate leadership
• Eriel Deranger on indigenous resistance to TarSands extraction
• Jensine Larsen on women and grassroots digital media
• Malik Yakini on Detroit’s food justice movement
• Andy Lipkis on urban watershed restoration
• Fania Davis on youth and restorative justice

Don’t Miss:

• Family Fair: A world-class program for parents and kids to experience hands-on learning together about the Earth and humanity.
• Change Makers Fair: Highlighting the best socially conscious businesses and non-profits. Free and open to the public.
• Organic Valley’s GrassUP! An interactive celebration with farmers and food systems experts on what you can do to create a healthy, fair food system.
• An Amazing Saturday Dance Party featuring DJ Hey Man (Power to the Peaceful) with local artists MC Radioactive, Gabby Lala (Snow Angel) and a special performance by Liberation Movement

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