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Theme: Big Blue: Evening on the Oceans

This event occurred on
April 12, 2012
10:00am - 1:00pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
San Francisco, California
United States

We're planning a breath-taking, inspirational and activating gathering with scientists, advocates, entrepreneurs and artists who have made the ocean the focus of their life's work.
Reception 5:00 -6:00

Part 1: TEDx Talks 6:00 to 7:15
The 1st part of the evening will feature TEDx talks by people like Andy Sharpless, photographer Amos Nachoum and a group of vital writers, scientists, researchers, chefs, aquapreneurs. See data visualizations, infographics, and technologies being used to understand and address the issues of the sea, and will be co-hosted by celebrity activist Deborah Bassett.

Intermission and Social Time

Part 2: WORLD PREMIER OF OKEANOS by Capacitor 8:00 to 9:00 pm

The 2nd part of the evening will feature the WORLD PREMIER OF OKEANOS, a multimedia immersive dance and film experience, with voiceover by TED Prize Winner SYLVIA EARLE, presented by the incomparable San Francisco dance troupe and TED mainstage presenter Capacitor.

Please plan to stay for the Ocean Issues Speakeasy and engage with the top Marine Advocates in the world.

Herbst Pavilion
Fort Mason
San Francisco, California
United States
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Organizing team

Mason McCaull

Mill Valley, CA, United States