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Rescheduling to June! - Climate Day LA - Daytime Conference & Sunset Gala
Fri, April 21, 2017, 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT
**Update: To make Climate Day LA bigger and better, the organizers are moving the event to June. We will post the rescheduled date soon!**
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The second annual Climate Day LA at the Historic Theatre at Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, in partnership with Climate Resolve, ecoAmerica, Path To Positive LA, and IHEARTCOMIX will bring together over 1,500 Angeleno leaders, advocates, and locals to strategize, implement, and celebrate local solutions to climate change at this day-long event. An evening concert in the Theatre will cap off the day with not-to-be-missed surprise guests.
11:30am - 1:00pm
Lunch + exhibitions and pop-ups -
Lunch will be available for purchase at food trucks in the outdoor lot next to Ace Hotel; additional exhibitions and pop-ups can found in the Ace Hotel lobby and upstairs mezzanine.
1:00pm - 5:30pm
Free daytime conference -
Through the use of interactive media and innovative mobile technology, attendees of our conference will participate in conversations with panels of emerging and established leaders from health, faith, local government, higher education, and local government.
Established Leaders Panel: Tom Steyer, Founder, NexGen Climate | Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia | Dawn Wilson, Director, Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, SoCal Edison | Rachelle Reyes Wenger, Director, Public Policy and Community Advocacy, Dignity Health | Dr. Mark Gold, Associate Vice Chancellor of Environment and Sustainability, UCLA | Jackie Dupont-Walker, Director, Social Action Commission, AME Church & President, Ward Economic Development Corporation
Rising Leaders Panel: Araceli Campos, LA County Ethics Commission & Executive Director, Miguel Contreras Foundation, Nourbese Flint, Policy Director, Black Women for Wellness, Jessica Sara Cohen, Recycling and Waste Administrator, USC Zero Waste Tailgate Initiative, Rabbi Joel Thal Simonds, West Coast Legislative Director, Religious Action Center
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sunset gala with special guest DJs
Our evening reception will include donors, top dignitaries and VIPs supporting the efforts of the Path to Positive LA initiative, which seeks to enact widespread understanding and empowerment of climate solutions.
7:30pm - 12:00am
Evening concert -
An evening concert in the theater will cap off the day-long event featuring special guests. Tickets on AXS.com: bit.ly/climatedaylaconcert
Information + full program schedule available at climateday.la