Schedule

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

- EDT
The Great Blue Universe
Dr. Easkey Britton
Dr. Easkey Britton
INCLUSEA, Blue Health Researcher; Surfer
Dr. Wallace J. Nichols
Dr. Wallace J. Nichols
Author. Blue Mind Thinker. Marine Biologist. Turtle Nerd.
Dr. Cliff Kapono
Dr. Cliff Kapono
Athlete, Scientist, Journalist

Explore how all aspects of human health are directly connected to water, and how important it is to reconnect with the great blue universe.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 11:35am-12:00pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
Creating Empathy with Sensory Technology
Aaron Wisniewski
Aaron Wisniewski
OVR, Founder/CEO
Nadjib Achaibou
Nadjib Achaibou
Symrise, Perfumer
Anna Queiroz
Anna Queiroz
Stanford University, Postdoctoral Researcher
Olivia Jezler
Olivia Jezler
Future of Smell, Founder

Our senses drive our emotions and behaviors. Learn how immersive technology can leverage that power to create empathy and inspire action.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 12:10-12:35. 

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by OVR

- EDT
How Do We Inspire People to Live, Work, and Play Responsibly?
Alex Middleton
Alex Middleton
B Lab US & Canada, Manager, Strategy & Operations
Danika Padilla
Danika Padilla
Meow Wolf, Senior Director of Social Impact
Bryant (Level) Tan
Bryant (Level) Tan
Burning Man Project, City Planning Manager
David Jackson
David Jackson
Evolve Oakland, CEO

What can we learn from the most creative and immersive places to better design a more equitable and regenerative planet?

[Note: This session is only available to All Access ticket holders. The session is not available for General Access or Student ticket types.]

Presented by B Corp US & Canada

- EDT
Women in the Surf Industry Fight the Rising Tide of Climate
Rhonda Harper
Rhonda Harper
Black Girls Surf, Founder
Liz Clark
Liz Clark
A Ti'a Matairea & Changing Tides Foundation, Surf Adventurer, Activist, and Captain
Becky Mendoza
Becky Mendoza
Changing Tides Foundation, Executive Director/Co-Founder Changing Tides Foundation; CEO & Founding Attorney at Action Sports Law Group
Paige Alms
Paige Alms
World Champion Big Wave Surfer
Evelyn O'Doherty
Evelyn O'Doherty
Standup Journal, Editor / Publisher

Join surf industry changemakers to discuss intersection between women in surfing & their impact on climate change.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 1:50pm-2:15pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by WND&WVS

- EDT
Future of Fish
Elise Bernal
Elise Bernal
Impact Investor, The Greenbaum Foundation / Advisory Board, The Aquatic Life Institute
Ali Tabrizi
Ali Tabrizi
Seaspiracy, Filmmaker / Director
Lucy Tabrizi
Lucy Tabrizi
Seaspiracy, Filmmaker
Chris Kerr
Chris Kerr
Gathered Foods, Executive Chair

Why is a shift away from extractive fishing practices needed, what are the future opportunities in seafood alternatives, & who’s investing?

[This sessions is a live breakout. Open to all ticket types.]

- EDT
The Startup Classic (Session #1)
Cassidy Petit
Cassidy Petit
Hula Lakeside, Brand Manager and Investment Associate
Melissa Dolan
Melissa Dolan
Emil Capital, Investment Associate
Kim Baker
Kim Baker
Elemental Excelerator, Director of Innovation
Olivia Tabah
Olivia Tabah
Gratitude Railroad, Impact Investment Associate

The Fund at Hula presents The Startup Classic, a pitchfest premiering at See Change On H2O. The Startup Classic offers a platform for sustainably-minded entrepreneurs to pitch their startup to a curated panel of impact investors.

+ The Startup Classic has 2 separate sessions 

  1.  8/18; 1:00pm-1:35pm; Pitches by ReCIRC & Momentum
  2.  8/19; 1:00pm-1:35pm; Pitches by Agrolly & Clean Ocean Designs
- EDT
Parley AIR Station
Kahi Pacarro
Kahi Pacarro
Parley for the Oceans, Hawaii Director

An entertaining walk through the Parley AIR Station in beautiful Hawaii! Engaging hosts, cool projects, and a surprise or two.

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
Emotional Alchemy: Reimagining Conservation Storytelling
Pippa Ehrlich
Pippa Ehrlich
My Octopus Teacher, Filmmaker, Sea Change Project

Storytelling + Conservation

+ This session will have a separate Live AMA session from 2:20pm-2:35pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
Material Innovation in Reef Restoration
Ken Nedimyer
Ken Nedimyer
Reef Renewal USA, Inc., Technical Director
Michael Echevarria
Michael Echevarria
Reef Renewal USA, Inc., President
Dr. David Vaughan
Dr. David Vaughan
Plant A Million Corals Foundation, Founder and President
Sydney Gladman, Ph.D.
Sydney Gladman, Ph.D.
Material Innovation Initiative, Chief Scientific Officer

Join field-leading experts in reef restoration and material innovation to discuss sourcing and implementing new eco-materials.

[Note: This session is only available to All Access ticket holders. The session is not available for General Access or Student ticket types.]

Presented by Hula

- EDT
Demystifying Climate Justice
Dr. Ellonda Williams
Dr. Ellonda Williams
B Lab, Director of Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (JEDI)
Leah Thomas
Leah Thomas
Intersectional Environmentalist, Founder
Janae Lloyd
Janae Lloyd
World Centric, Director of Impact
Alex Lucitanate
Alex Lucitanate
Ceibo Alliance, A’i Kofán Leader and member of the Ceibo Alliance Leadership Council

In this conversation we'll discuss Climate Justice: what it is, why it's critical, and share a playbook on what businesses & people can do.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 2:55pm-3:20pm EDT. 

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by B Lab

- EDT
The Future of Ecoboards
Ryan Harris
Ryan Harris
Earth Technologies, Owner & Founder
Desi Banatao
Desi Banatao
Entropy Resins, Global Sales Manager
Tasmin Chilcott
Tasmin Chilcott
Starboard, Environmental Project Manager
Brett Giddings
Brett Giddings
Sustainable Surf, Director, Sustainability Services
Zane Schweitzer
Zane Schweitzer
World Champion Waterman, Author, Environmentalist

Explore the innovative new materials, circularity of surf boards, and the pursuit of zero waste.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 3:35pm-4:00pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by WND&WVS

- EDT
Be Bold. Take A Stand. Change The World.
Molly Kawahata
Molly Kawahata
Former Policy Advisor for Energy & Climate | Obama White House
Avi Garbow
Avi Garbow
Patagonia, Environmental Advocate
Jay Curley
Jay Curley
Ben & Jerry's, Global Head of Integrated Marketing

Learn how brands, influencers, and anyone with a platform (that's you!) can make an impact by taking a stand and speaking out about issues.

[Note: This session is only available to All Access ticket holders. The session is not available for General Access or Student ticket types.]

Presented by Hula

- EDT
How to Start a Movement
Cyrill Gutsch
Cyrill Gutsch
Parley for the Oceans, Founder & CEO
Captain Paul Watson
Captain Paul Watson
Sea Shepherd, Sea Shepherd Founder | Co-Founder of Greenpeace, Master Mariner, Writer, Lecturer, Poet.

Discuss what it takes to start a movement and learn how "pirates get things done" with the founders of Parley, Greenpeace & Sea Shepherd.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 4:35pm-5:00pm. 

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

Thursday, August 19, 2021

- EDT
Shaping the Future through Creativity and Eco-innovation
Cyrill Gutsch
Cyrill Gutsch
Parley for the Oceans, Founder & CEO
Tony Fadell
Tony Fadell
Principal at FutureShape/ iPod Inventor/ iPhone Co-Inventor/ Nest Founder

Join the founder of Parley, and the inventor of the iPod / founder of Nest, to talk about what's up next in the world of eco-innovation.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 11:40am-12:05pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
Championing Equal Access to the Ocean for Everyone
Tom Kay
Tom Kay
Finisterre, Founder
Dr. Easkey Britton
Dr. Easkey Britton
INCLUSEA, Blue Health Researcher; Surfer
Hanli Prinsloo
Hanli Prinsloo
I AM WATER Ocean Conservation, Founder & CEO

Inspiring people to love and protect the sea - we hope to make a difference in championing equal access to the ocean for everyone.

- EDT
The Secret Power of the Ocean (That No One Told You About)
Danni Washington
Danni Washington
Co-Founder of Big Blue & You / TV Presenter
Alex Schulze
Alex Schulze
4ocean, CEO / Co-Founder
Michael Stewart
Michael Stewart
Sustainable Surf, Founder
Tom Ford
Tom Ford
The Bay Foundation, CEO
Kevin Whilden
Kevin Whilden
Sustainable Surf / SeaTrees, Co-Founder

Come meet the innovators, brands & scientists who are unlocking the super-power of "Blue Carbon" ecosystems to solve Climate Change.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 12:30pm-12:55pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by SeaTrees

- EDT
Wes + Amelia
Amélia Leme
Amélia Leme
Mana Threads, Owner/Founder
Wes Grove
Wes Grove
Husky Injection Molding Systems, Chief Operating Officer

Join a COO that supplies the plastics industry and a sustainably-minded entrepreneur [husband + wife!] to discuss future of materials.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Hula

- EDT
What’s Now & Next with Microfiber Pollution?
Sophie Mather
Sophie Mather
The Microfibre Consortium, Executive Director
John Molloy
John Molloy
Fisher & Paykel Appliances, GM - Laundry Product Line
Rachael Z. Miller
Rachael Z. Miller
Rozalia Project for a Clean Ocean and Cora Ball, Founder/CEO
Shay Sethi
Shay Sethi
Ambercycle, CEO

Tackling microfiber pollution with industry leads in textiles upstream, washers and dryers, consumer solutions and downstream loop-closing.

[Note: This session is only available to All Access ticket holders. The session is not available for General Access or Student ticket types.]

Presented by Hula

- EDT
It's a Family Affair
Tina Liselius
Tina Liselius
Thule Group, Global Brand Communications Director
Garret McNamara
Garret McNamara
Ocean Explorer
Pedro Oliva
Pedro Oliva
Whitewater Kayak Adventurer
Maria Kuzma
Maria Kuzma
Thule, Ambassador

Join the Thule crew to explore what it takes to build a successful (and sustainable) brand ambassadorship program 

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 1:40pm-2:05pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Thule

- EDT
The Startup Classic (Session #2)
Cassidy Petit
Cassidy Petit
Hula Lakeside, Brand Manager and Investment Associate
Kim Baker
Kim Baker
Elemental Excelerator, Director of Innovation
Olivia Tabah
Olivia Tabah
Gratitude Railroad, Impact Investment Associate

The Fund at Hula presents The Startup Classic, a pitchfest premiering at See Change On H2O. The Startup Classic offers a platform for sustainably-minded entrepreneurs to pitch their startup to a curated panel of impact investors.

+ The Startup Classic has 2 separate sessions 

  1.  8/18; 1:00pm-1:35pm; Pitches by ReCIRC & Momentum
  2.  8/19; 1:00pm-1:35pm; Pitches by Agrolly & Clean Ocean Designs
- EDT
Laird + Gabby
Laird Hamilton
Laird Hamilton
Big Wave Surfer / Innovator
Russ Scully
Russ Scully
Hula, Founder

Join Laird & Gabby to discuss life as athletes & entrepreneurs, their shared passion for the ocean, and the creation of Laird SuperFood.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 2:20pm-2:45pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Hula

- EDT
Falling In Love With Water
Chelsea Yamase
Chelsea Yamase
@ChelseaKauai, Social Media Influencer, Digital Marketing, + Talent
Greg Long
Greg Long
Professional Surfer | Environmentalist
Dr. Cliff Kapono
Dr. Cliff Kapono
Athlete, Scientist, Journalist

Join these 3 athletes, adventurers & ambassadors to explore the source of their inspiration—the sea.

[This sessions is a live breakout. Open to all ticket types.]

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
Saltwater in the Blood (Live Reading with Easkey Britton)
Dr. Easkey Britton
Dr. Easkey Britton
INCLUSEA, Blue Health Researcher; Surfer

Join Easkey for a live reading and Ask Her Anything about life as a writer, surfer, and warrior of all things ocean x human health.

Presented by Parley for the Oceans

- EDT
How Conservation & Technology Join Forces For Success
Mandi McKay
Mandi McKay
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co, Director, Sustainability & Social Responsibility
Joel Johnson
Joel Johnson
E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Andrew Zolli
Andrew Zolli
Planet, VP, Sustainability and Global Impact

Learn how conservation efforts are accelerated by remote sensing and other technologies to link local efforts to global challenges.

+ This session will have a separate Live Breakout session from 3:10pm-3:35pm.

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by Sierra Nevada

- EDT
Advancing Sustainable Supply Chains with New Materials
Dune Ives
Dune Ives
Lonely Whale, CEO
Ellen Jackowski
Ellen Jackowski
HP, Chief Sustainability and Social Impact Officer
Jane Abernethy
Jane Abernethy
Humanscale, Chief Sustainability Officer
Courtney Munch
Courtney Munch
Trek, Sustainability Specialist

Thinking of making sustainable products but unsure where to start? Consider a holistic approach to craft quality products with social impact.

[Note: This session is only available to All Access ticket holders. The session is not available for General Access or Student ticket types.]

Presented by Lonely Whale

- EDT
Environmental Philanthropy & The Future of Business
Kate Williams
Kate Williams
1% for the Planet, CEO
Travis Bays
Travis Bays
Bodhi Surf + Yoga, Ecoprenuer
Jessica Hann
Jessica Hann
Avocado Green Brands, VP, Brand Marketing

As our climate crisis intensifies, Kate Williams explains why environmental nonprofits are imperative to the future of business.

+ This session will have a separate Live AMA including Travis Bays & Jessica Hann from 3:25pm-3:50pm. 

[Open to all ticket types]

Presented by 1% for the Planet