Register Now for the Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference at RU in Chicago on Nov 1-3

Save the date GLs Bioneers 2013 at RU

Registration is now open for the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers environmental sustainability conference to be hosted on November 1st through 3rd at Roosevelt University‘s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, national and local visionaries in a program of presentations and interactive workshops interwoven with music, drama, dance, poetry and celebration.

The conference theme, Creating Resilient Communities, will bring together leading innovators from all walks of life to exchange ideas, build networks and experience the power of visions guided by a philosophy that the responses to our city’s most significant environmental, social and economic challenges must be in harmony with the wisdom and proven design of natural systems.

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Event Highlights

  • Keynotes by leaders in the environmental and social justice movements, including David Orr and Sandra Steingraber (on Friday Nov. 1), two leading voices of sustainability and environmental activism/education.
  • Professional Development workshops on food, water, waste, shelter, climate, and community using the World Café model.
  • Empowering, interactive panels and workshops.
  • Inspiring music, poetry and dance.
  • Youth-related workshops and activities.
  • Saturday Concert by the Rev. Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping Choir.
  • Exhibit Hall showcasing Chicago’s change makers.

Read what people are saying about the first Bioneers Chicago gathering. Click to view photos from 2012. And register here for the conference!

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