It’s time to look forward after two days of discourse by inspiring speakers who've demonstrated excellence in their respective fields and who are driven by their passion for protecting the future of the planet. Our conversation focuses on how that care can become central to what we do, and how this future will be resourced and secured.
Moderator: Ali Velshi, NBC News & MSNBC
Speakers: Paul Bunje, XPRIZE Foundation; David Grinspoon, Astrobiologist, author; Rick Ridgeway, Patagonia; David J. Skorton, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution; Kyung-Ah Park, Goldman Sachs
Special Interview: Ólafur Grímsson, chairman, Arctic Circle & former President of Iceland
MSNBC Anchor and Business Correspondent for NBC News and MSNBC
Chief Scientist at XPRIZE Foundation
Former President of Iceland
Astrobiologist and Author of The Earth in Human Hands
Managing Director, Head of Environmental Markets, Goldman Sachs
Patagonia’s Vice President of Public Engagement
Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
To register as a student, use code EarthST.
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