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This event occurred on
November 6, 2010
8:00am - 8:00pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Santa Monica, California
United States

This event will focus on the global plastic pollution crisis. Thought leaders, political leaders, scientists, activists, youth leaders, artists and many others across the globe will come together to report on the global plastic pollution crisis and challenge individuals, businesses and plastic manufacturers to reduce their plastic footprint and eliminate the use of disposable plastic objects.

Annenberg Beach House
415 Pacific Coast Hwy
Santa Monica, California, 90402
United States
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Organizing team


United States
  • Daniella Dimitrova Russo
    Project Director
  • Dianna Cohen
    Creative Director
  • Julia Cohen
    Business development
  • Wendy Smith
    Media and Communications
  • Catherine Genauracos
    Media and Communications
  • Lyn Stout
  • Sean Ganett
    Line Producer