The Explorers Club World Oceans Week, Day 2 - Sharks: Innovations in Science and a shift in Conservation Culture 

June 08 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join experts for a deep dive into sharks! Hosted by 2011 National Geographic Explorer of the Year Dr. Kenny Broad, we'll delve into how science and technology shape the future of shark conservation. To join our livestream, simply visit our homepage at explorers.org at the time of the event, or tune in on Facebook Live

Hosted by Dr. Kenny Broad, 2011 NatGeo Explorer of the Year, Environmental Anthropologist, University of Miami, in conversation with: 

  • Wendy Benchley, Renowned Global Voice for Protecting Sharks & Ocean Conservation
  • Dr. Barbara Block, Prothro Professor at Stanford University, Co-Director of Stanford University's  Tuna Research and Conservation Center, with the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Rolex Awards for Enterprise Laureate, 2012
  • Dr. Austin Gallagher, CEO & Chief Scientist of Beneath the Waves
  • Dr. David Sims, Senior Research Fellow, Marine Biological Association Laboratory, Plymouth, UK, & Professor of Marine Ecology, University of Southampton, National Oceanography Centre Southampton, UK

Conclude the evening with SharkDive, created by Adam Ravetch, Emmy Award Winning Underwater Cinematographer & Ken Musen, Creative Director, IMMOTION

 

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