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Video: Climate Action Conference 2017

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Plenary 1

  • Welcome: Vice Provost Ulrich Baer (00:00)
  • Welcome: Dean Allyson Green (02:23)
  • Invocation: Rev. Doyeon Park (10:08)
  • Short film: Girl With the Umbrella, John WedgeIt's Worth Fighting For edited by Emileigh Barrett and John Boswell with music by Alba Torremocha (15:29)
  • Keynote: Jeffery Sachs (17:38)
  • Panel: The State of the Climate Emergency (36:01)
    • Moderator: Russell Greene
    • Panelists: Sonali McDermid, Dr. Gabriela D. Lemus, Nathaniel Keohane, Sandra Steingraber, Peggy Shepard 
  • Speaker: Science, Sonali McDermid (45:25)
  • Speaker: Political Reality (US/World), Dr. Gabriela D. Lemus (55:47)
  • Speaker: Economics of the Climate Emergency, Nathaniel Keohane (1:14:08)
  • Speaker: Climate Change and Public Health, Sandra Steingraber (1:23:25)
  • Speaker: Climate Justice Peggy Shepard (1:31:51)
  • Student Song: Remember by Dezi (1:42:07)
  • Panel: Climate Change, Spirituality & Morality (1:45:51)
    • Moderator: Rev. Rodney Sadler
    • Panelists: Rudy Arredondo, Wes Clark Jr., Rev. Dr. Gerald L. Durley, Alec Loorz, Karen Monahan, Rabbi Arthur Waskow
  • Keynote: Lester Brown (2:32:35)
  • Closing Remarks: Russell Greene (3:07:17)

Breakout 1.1: The Air We Breathe

Breakout 1.2: Climate Change & Public Health

Breakout 1.3: Sustainable Business

Plenary 2

  • Keynote: Elizabeth Yeampierre (00:00)
  • Performance: Story & May His Soul Rest in PeaceIrvin Mayfield Jr., Ronald Markham (18:32)
  • Spotlight Address: Climate Change & Law, Michael Gerrard (29:32)
  • Spotlight Conversation: If we're in an emergency, why don't we behave as we are? (40:47)
    • Moderator: Russell Greene
    • In conversation with: Wes Clark Jr., Margaret Klein-Salamon
  • Dance Performance: Global Snoring choreography and concept by James Martin (1:07:50)
  • Panel: Breaking Down Silos: Working Together to Win (1:20:11)
    • Moderator: Joel Segal
    • Panelists: Barbara Arnwine, Rudy Arredondo, Nakisa Glover, Karen Monahan, Rob Sargent, Ben Schreiber, Danna Smith, Elizabeth Yeampierre
  • Student Song: Why performed by Charles Dawson (2:02:03)
  • Closing Remarks: Rev. Rodney Sadler (2:06:50)

Plenary 3

  • Invocation: Rabbi Arthur Waskow (00:00)
  • Spotlight Address: Wes Clark Jr. (08:52)
  • Poetry Reading: Melissa Tuckey (18:38)
  • Speaker: Michael Oppenheimer (27:35)
  • Speaker: Dale Jamieson (33:04)
  • Speaker: Elke Weber (38:29)
  • Conversation: Facing Facts: The Climate is Changing. Can we? (44:58)
    • In Conversation: Michael Oppenheimer, Dale Jamieson, Elke Weber
  • Intro: Russell Greene (1:05:23)
  • Keynote: The 50 State SolutionMark Z. Jacobson (1:10:03)
  • Panel: Creating a Renewable Energy Jobs Economy (1:30:54)
    • Moderator: Joel Segal
    • Panelists: Harvard Ayers, Eddie Bautista, Dr. Phil Harvey, Tyler Nickerson, Jeffrey Wolfe
  • Student Song: Waking Up by Karl Munroe & Ben Rowley (2:11:41)
  • Keynote: Rev. Dr. Gerald L. Durley (2:16:31)
  • Closing Remarks: Rev. Rodney Sadler (2:43:26)

Breakout 2.1: Finding Common Language

Breakout 2.2: How Can Artists Impact Social Change?

Breakout 2.3: The Poverty Emergency

Plenary 4

  • Witness Spotlight: Sandra Steingraber (0:00)
  • Witness Spotlight: Kathy Egland (7:12)
  • Witness Spotlight: Jacklyn Michele Holmes (13:07)
  • Poetry Reading: Christina Olivares (20:29)
  • Panel: Revitalizing Vulnerable Communities (24:31)
    • Moderator: Mustafa Ali
    • Panelists: Dr. Alexander Dale, April DeSimone, Dr. Michael Dorsey, Peggy Shepard, Donele WilkinsFelicia Young
  • Keynote: Aaron Mair (1:16:14)
  • Closing Remarks: Allyson Green (2:08:08)

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