Posts Tagged ‘Pavan Sukhdev’

On the Road: Matt Petersen at TEDGlobal

July 14th, 2011

GGUSA board members Pat Mitchell and Scott Seydel with CEO Matt Petersen at TEDGlobal 2011.


GGUSA board member Pat Mitchell on stage at TEDGlobal 2011.


Actress Thandie Newton on stage at TEDGlobal 2011.

Blackberry photos sent by CEO Matt Petersen from TEDGlobal 2011 in Edinburgh, via email and Twitter. Observations from the conference, also via email and Twitter: Great talk on marine audit and shifting baselines, and another on ecosystem services; astounding afternoon on religion, atheism, life, death, music, oceans, ecosystems services; Pavan [Sukhdev] talking about the economic invisibility of nature; Alain de Botton challenges us to draw upon strengths of religion to improve, education, community; Fellow traveler and VDay supporter Thandie Newton shares her thoughts on the other… Looking forward to the full report….