From Al Gore and Xiye Bastida to the Dalai Lama and Jennifer Doudna – these and many more renowned leaders will take part in the first Nobel Prize Summit, “Our Planet, Our Future”. The Summit will bring together Nobel Prize laureates and other committed minds in the sciences, policy, business, the youth movement, and the arts to explore actions that can be achieved this decade to put the world on a path to a more sustainable, more prosperous future for all. Registration is now open for the April 26-28 virtual summit, which is free and open to the public.
“In our Anthropocene Epoch, humankind has become the single most important force acting on the planet, and our own encroachments on nature are the underlying cause for today’s global crises,” said Johan Rockström, director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK). “But we are at the dawn of what could be a transformative decade, and it is not too late to overcome these challenges and create a new vision for our common journey on Earth.”
The virtual summit will draw upon lessons learned in the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic to mobilize action on:
- fighting climate change and biodiversity loss
- reducing inequality
- advancing technologies with the power to transform the way we live and work Join the conversation at #NobelPrizeSummit.
The virtual summit will take place April 26-28. Registration is free, but space is limited. Click here for more information or to register.