The Social Good Summit is a two-day conference examining the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world. Held during UN Week, the Social Good Summit unites a dynamic community of global leaders and grassroots activists to discuss solutions for the greatest challenges of our time. During the Social Good Summit, global citizens around the world unite to unlock the potential of technology to make the world a better place.
Please join us for a riveting book club chat with the one and only Marion Nestle -- author of Soda Politics; Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University; and winner of the 2016 James Beard Award for Writing & Literature. We'll be chatting about the soda industry, sugar, who's doing what, and what we can do to change the paradigm.
This event will include the signing of the Climate Neutral Now pledge and will highlight the efforts made by non-State actors, in collaboration with Climate Neutral Now, towards achieving a climate neutral society.
Throughout Climate Week (Sept. 19-25), world-renown artists – featuring, Askew1 & Vexta – will put paint to the wall, and we invite those interested to observe the process and meet the team. On September 24th, we will be holding a speaker series and wrap party on the roof of Northern Territory from 5:00PM to 2:00AM.
Private reception hosted by C2ES Board Chair Ted Roosevelt and C2ES Board Member Jeffrey Williams
Cost: Free; Pre-Event Registration Required
Event Type: Conference/Summit
Event Topic(s): Technology, Environment, Government, Social, Global Issues