On March 25th Events for Change is working with Executive Producer, Chis Wayne & Associates, and Futureview, Inc. to produce the bi-annual State of the Planet conference. Hosted in New york at Columbia University, the international communities of Beijing, New Delhi, Nairobi, London, Monaco will gather via Satellite to explore such inter related issues as Climate Change, Poverty and Financial Crisis. The conference is made possible through a partnership of The Earth Institute (earth.columbia.edu), Ericsson (ericsson.com) and The Economist (economist.com).
The event will take place from 8:30am to 5:30pm EST (UTC-8). Participants include: Prince Albert II, Jeff Immelt, Riz Khan, Jane Lubchenko (NOAA), HRH Princess Maxima (The Netherlands), John Rockstorm, Jeffrey Sachs and Hans Vestberg. Michael Olmstead and Technical Director Mike Brady will spearhead the project. For more go to www.stateoftheplanet.org.