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#socialdistancing for the climate! Get ready to have a fun and inspiring week together. We're awake and taking a look at this historic opportunity to create the world we want.

 

Get actionable advice from community leaders, thought leaders and experts that are leading the way making real change in their communities and beyond. 

 

Collaborate and take climate action in real time with live workshops and virtual happy hours!

 

Join us for a Special Coronavirus session, as we explore insights from the 1918 flu epidemic that can help us manage the dual unfolding crises of climate change and COVID-19.  

 

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SUMMIT KICK-OFF

FRIDAY, APRIL 10


12 pm - 2 pm EST

WELCOME & KEYNOTE

JOAN GREGERSON

Green Team Academy

Is this "The Great Turning"?

ZUZA BOHLEY

United Nations Association of Boulder County

UN75 Global Consultations

DR. THOMAS RASHAD EASLEY

Yale School of Forestry and Environment Studies

Relationships, History &

Hip Hop Forestry

 


12 pm - 2 pm EST

HAPPY HOUR #1

SUMMIT MEET & GREET

Informal chats in rounds of small breakout sessions

Facilitated by Joan Gregerson, Green Team Academy

 

CORONAVIRUS SPECIAL

SATURDAY, APRIL 11


12 pm - 1 pm EST

AUTHOR INTERVIEW

AND Q&A 

AMERICAN PANDEMIC

Interview + Q&A with Historian and Author Nancy Bristow

What the 1918 Epidemic Can Teach Us about the Coronavirus Pandemic and Climate Change Crises

American Pandemic:
The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic

 

 

 


1 pm - 2 pm EST

PANEL

ARE YOU INDIGENOUS 

OR COLONIZED FOR THE NEXT SEVEN GENERATIONS?

Renee Millard-Chacon

Spirit of the Sun

 

 

 

MONDAY, APRIL 13


12 pm - 2 pm EST

WORKSHOP

ZUZA BOHLEY

Americas for Conservation + the Arts

Promotores Verdes

 

MALLORY HISS

Colorado Watershed Assembly

Understanding and Protecting Our Watersheds

 

MICHAEL ALCAZAR

In Action Brokerage

1 Million Trees 4 Colorado

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

HAPPY HOUR

ANIMAL CONNECTIONS & PERSONAL RESILIENCE

Discussion & breakout rooms

Facilitated by Deb Matlock, Wild Rhythms

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 14


12 pm - 2 pm EST

Workshop

ROZ & MANNY DE LIZARRITURRI

Renewable Energy Owners Coalition of America

Know Before You Go Solar

 

 

KEITH MEYER &

LISA BARDWELL 

Northside Sustainability Alliance

Climate Action on a Neighborhood Scale

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

Happy Hour

AGING IN PLACE & AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Innovative Strategies

for Uncertain Times

Discussion & breakout rooms

Facilitated by Susan Wright, AIA

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15


12 pm - 2 pm EST

Workshop

FRANKLIN CRUZ

Grounded Voices

Artivism

BEVERLY GRANT

Mo' Betta Green MarketPlace & Seeds of Power Unity Farm

Decolonizing and Redefining Our Relationship with Food

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

Happy Hour

LIGHTS, CAMERA, LEADERSHIP: Leadership Lessons From Favorite Movies

Discussion & breakout rooms

Facilitated by Craig Mathews, Cardivera

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 16


12 pm - 2 pm EST

Workshop

MELISSA JUNG

Inland Ocean Coalition 

Protecting Oceans from A Mile High

 

ALEXIS MILLER

Luvin Arms Animal Sanctuary Love for All: The Many Costs of Animal Agriculture

WANDA OSTERMAN-HARRIS

Vibrant Parks Denver

Tools for Creating Nontoxic Parks

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

Happy Hour

CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Discussion & breakout rooms

Facilitated by Vann Fussell,

Compost Colorado

 

DAY 5: FRIDAY, APRIL 17


12 pm - 2 pm EST

Workshop

JULIA WILLIAMS

350 Colorado

Mobilizing Colorado for

Climate Justice

HAILEY HAYES

Youth Sustainability Board Mobilizing & Supporting Youth Empowerment

 

DELANEY TIGHT

The Growhaus

Food, Community & Environmental Justice 

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

Happy Hour

GETTING EVERYONE OUTDOORS 

Discussion & breakout rooms

Facilitated by Dana Coelho, 

Denver Metro Nature Alliance

 

DAY 6: SATURDAY, APRIL 18


12 pm - 2 pm EST

Workshop

TARA TULL

Congress Park Neighbors Green Team

Denver Compost Challenge: Neighbor-led Composting Initiative

 

BILL KEYDEL

Climate Reality Project

Building the Will to Change:
Climate Solutions 101

 


9 pm - 10 pm EST

Happy Hour

THE WORLD WE WANT

Creative Visioning & Goal-Setting 

Fun small-group activities

Facilitated by Jasmin Barco & Joan Gregerson

 

 

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