Living on the Edge: The Atlantic Cup presents Coastal Communities & Climate Change
Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Living on the Edge will celebrate The Atlantic Cup, the first carbon neutral sailing race in America, with an exciting panel featuring some of the environmental industry's top thought leaders from Global Green USA, Climate Central and Grist.org.
The first carbon neutral sailing race in the United States, The Atlantic Cup is furthering its mission for the 2013 edition by bringing together some of the environmental industry’s most well respected voices to celebrate the Race and recognize the changing climate.
Sailors for the Sea’s Founder David Rockefeller, Jr. will provide opening remarks. Global Green USA’s President Matt Petersen will moderate a panel entitled “Telltales,” a discussion about climate change at the convergence of land and water.
Panelists include: Dr. Ben Strauss the Chief Operating Officer and Director on Sea Level Rise for Climate Central, Hannah Jenner, skipper for 40 Degrees Racing and Chip Giller, President and Founder of Grist.org.
Wendy Schmidt, The Schmidt Family Foundation
David Rockefeller, Jr., Sailors for the Sea
Roland Lewis, Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance
Tom Glendening, E3Think
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
There are no ID requirements or age limits for this event.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Valet parking is available at the hotel.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
If you have any questions, please contact Manuka Sports Event Management's office at 401.619.4840 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Can I update my registration information?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Your name is all you need!
What is the refund policy?
No refunds will be available.
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Please contact us before the event to let us know if this is the case.
Manuka Sports Event Management organizes The Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing. The Atlantic Cup is the United States’ premier and only dedicated Class 40 sailing race. The 2014 race will showcase some of the top Class 40 sailors in the U.S. and world as they complete a 3-leg event that takes them from Charleston to New York City to Newport. The Atlantic Cup is committed to innovating and creating new ways to raise awareness on some of the world's biggest environmental challenges.
E3Think addresses complicated building and transportation challenges. Examples range from transforming a disused retail center in London, UK and the reclamation of property in the former East Germany, to global facilities strategies for Fortune 100 companies. In 2013 E3Think created the Bike-the-Skyline framework plan which is being piloted in Hoboken (the Hoboken Hybrid bikeshare plan). E3 Think has participated in think-tanks at Harvard, forums at the White House, and an innovation trade mission to China.
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