Attend the 8th annual conference Fri – Sun., Oct. 14-16 at University of Alaska Anchorage for plenary speakers from the Bioneers national conference main stage in San Rafael, CA, featured local keynote speakers, and more than 20 workshops sharing innovative sustainable living practices.
Registration is still open now, for the regular rate.
Local keynote speakers:
Sustainable Agriculture in Rural Alaska – an organic farmer in Bethel, Tim now exports to Anchorage! Focus is on using natural material to build soil fertility into rich, vital ecoysytems to produce healthy fruits and vegetables.
The New Era of Self-Sufficiency – a Montana-based author and botanist, Elpel connects the dots from wilderness survival to sustainable living, showing how the quest for survival in nature functions as a metaphor for living that empowers us to see new solutions in the modern world.
Remembering: a Key to Weathering the Changes — an inspiring storyteller, wilderness guide and naturalist from Wisconsin, Tamarack works to bridge the ancestral ways to live in both natural and modern worlds.
Local Workshops ~ Choose from 20+ local workshops on ways to practice sustainability in daily Alaskan life – from home-building and urban farming, to sustainable heating or living off the grid!
Live Plenary Speakers Telecast from Mainstage : ifteen inspiring speakers, telecast from national Bioneers stage, including:
When Women Are People…&Corporations Are Not: Why the First Inequality Will Also Be The Last (feminist, social ,environmental justice activist)
Continuing Legacy: Building a Sustainable World in the 21st Century, (environmental advocate, explorer, conservationist, grandson of French explorer, Jacques Cousteau.)
Solutions from the Underground: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World (nationally acclaimed inspiring fungus expert)
Register NOW! (Regular rates end soon):
A variety of registration options accommodate various levels of participation. Your registration helps cover speaker costs, live satellite telecasts, and helps ensure sustainability for Bioneers in Alaska into the future:
• Attend a keynote event for only $ 10
• Register for the full conference $180
• Daily walk-in rates range from $20 to $120