2013 Where We Go From Here Conference
Opportunities & Solutions for an Interdependent World
Get inspired to make change! In October 2013, Omega hosted a number of leaders and visionaries in the field of sustainability for the annual OCSL conference, Where We Go From Here.
With a unique whole-systems perspective that recognizes the interdependence of all things, the conference explored opportunities for an interdependent world and offered creative solutions to the complex global challenges facing us today.
The confernce is now available on demand, so you can benefit from the wisdom (and wit!) in keyote talks from Jeremy Rifkin, Majora Carter, David W. Orr, Janine Benyus, Paul Hawken, Rob Hopkins, Michael E. Reynolds, and Bob Berkebile, as well as a panel discussion, conversations between pairs of speakers, and spoken word poetry.
Meet the Teachers
Jeremy Rifkin, president of the Foundation on Economic Trends, is an authorit ...
Janine Benyus, a biologist, consultant, and author of six books, including th ...
David W. Orr is the Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studi ...
Majora Carter, recipient of a MacArthur “genius” Fellowship, founded Sust ...
Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, activist, and author who writes about the ...
Rob Hopkins, author of The Power of Just Doing Stuff and Th ...
Bob Berkebile is an influential sustainable design architect and community pl ...
Michael E. Reynolds is an architect and founder of Earthship Biotecture.
Robert "Skip" Backus, is chief executive officer of Omega and the vision ...
Carla Goldstein, JD, is Omega Institute’s chief external affairs officer an ...
Maya Azucena is an award-winning singer, activist, and cultural ambassador. A ...
Rafael Casal is a writer, performance poet, recording artist, educator, and p ...
Welcome with Carla Goldstein
Opening remarks with Robert "Skip" Backus
Keynote Address with Jeremy Rifkin: Leading the Way Into the Third Industrial Revolution
Keynote Address with Majora Carter: Department of HomeTown Security
Keynote Address with Michael E. Reynolds: Sustainable Autonomy for Everyone
Keynote Address with Janine Benyus: Biomimicry: Learning From a Competent Earth
Keynote Address with Paul Hawken: Carbon: The Business of Life
Presentation with Rob Hopkins: How Local Action Can Change the World
Welcome with Sarah Urech
Keynote Address with Bob Berkebile: From the White House to the Green House: Redesigning Our Future for Vitality
Keynote Address with David W. Orr: Designing Resilience in a Black Swan World
Spoken Word Performance with Rafael CasalCarla Goldstein
Tuition & Fees
2013 Where We Go From Here Conference
Select Keynote Talks
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