Actions and Detail Panel
Plastic Planet: Turning the Tides on the Plastic Pollution Crisis
Thu, March 30, 2017, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Join us for the finale of the South Carolina Aquarium's adult learning series, Holland Lifelong Learning.
Featuring internationally renowned experts on the threat of plastic pollution, this panel discussion will explore diverse and innovative perspectives on approaches to address this growing threat to our planet’s health from perspectives of global and domestic policy, marine science, corporate innovation and grassroots mobilization.
Judith Enck – Environmental Policy Expert
Vipe Desai – Board of Directors, Ocean Champions and CEO, HDX Hydration Mix
Dr. Marcus Eriksen – Co-founder and Director of Research, 5 Gyres Institute
Dr. Chelsea Rochman – Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Doug Woodring – Co-founder, Ocean Recovery Alliance
John Bradburn – Global Manager of Waste Reduction, General Motors
Directly following, we will convene our panelists, plastic pollution experts and honored guests at our Annual Watershed Dinner to further discuss progressive and collaborative solutions to plastic pollution. Dinner and refreshments will be provided.
The Holland Lifelong Learning finale will be from 6pm - 8pm in the Colonial Room.The Annual Watershed Dinner will be from 8pm - 11pm in the Carolina Ballroom.