With a critical election coming up and more and more devastating signs of climate change showing up in full force — there is no time to lose!
Announcing the Inaugural Climate Influencer Summit at ShiftCon
To inspire and empower the masses for this critical mission, the ShiftCon Eco-Wellness Influencer Conference is working with the Climate Collaborative to host the first ever Climate Influencer Summit, taking place during ShiftCon on October 10th, 2020, 8 am to 11:30 am PST (11 am to 2:30 pm EST).
The Climate Influencer Summit brings together a power lineup of over 25 climate superheroes and environmental justice activists who will help:
1) break down how the climate crisis impacts us all and why we all must take action now!
2) empower you with clear actionable steps that can be taken to fight climate change and #saveourplanet.
We are also partnering with some incredible brands and organizations that have been leading the charge to climate action – including Dr. Bronner’s, The Organic Trade Association, The Organic Center, Stonyfield, Made Safe, and more – to bring you a full lineup of workshops breakout sessions that highlight organic and regenerative agriculture, ways to reduce your climate impact, as well tips for how to drive content about the HUGE subject of climate change in an engaging way that inspires climate action and activism!
This revolutionary event will begin with a powerful keynote by some of the world’s leading Climate Activists, including:
Gina McCarthy, President and CEO of the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator under President Obama.
Jamie Margolin, Co-Executive Director of Zero Hour / Youth Climate Marches, 2018 People Magazine’s 25 Women Changing the World.
Reverend Lennox Yearwood, Jr., President & Founder, Hip Hop Caucus / The Coolest Show / Think100%
Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, North American Director 350.org
This keynote presentation will be moderated by Erin Callahan, Executive Director of Climate Collaborative, which works with over 500 mission-driven companies to leverage the power of the natural products industry to reverse climate change.
Full Climate Summit Agenda:
Jessica Shade, Director of Science Programs, The Organic Center
Lisa Drake, Stonyfield
Still wondering what you can do to help address the climate crisis? Join long-time sustainability leaders Lisa Drake and Nancy Hirshberg in this one-hour intensive training that will help you better understand how we each contribute to climate change and the most important steps we can take to make a difference. The workshop will also cover lessons learned on best practices in climate communications so you can most effectively speak about climate action to your followers.
3) The Regenerative Organic Revolution: Fixing a Broken System from the Soil Up, Sponsored by Dr. Bronner’s
Exclusive Kiss the Ground Watch Party and Q&A
Plus…as part of this summit, we will also be planning a watch party for the new film on regenerative agriculture, Kiss the Ground, followed by a Q&A with the directors!
This groundbreaking film recently premiered on Netflix and is taking the world by storm as it opens our eyes on the new, old solution to climate change!
Our Partners at Dr. Bronner’s, Soil for Climate and Kiss the Ground are excited to bring you a special Live Q&A with Film Directors Josh and Rebecca Tickell and some surprise guests who will be available to answer all of your questions about the film!
Saturday, Oct. 10th at 4pm PST/7pm EST
Here’s how to participate:
– Watch Kiss the Ground on Netflix along with your fellow Shifters on Friday, Oct. 9th (or anytime prior to the Q&A). Then bring your thoughts and questions for a powerful discussion surrounding this amazing film!
***If you don’t have access to Netflix, please email [email protected]. The Directors have been kind enough to offer FREE viewings for those who need it!