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Our 1-day Summit on Connecting to Nature in an Urban World, April 19, features a morning plenary and roundtable sessions followed by interactive workshops and walkshops in the afternoon. Building on the Summit is our Conference, April 20-21, featuring keynotes speakers, hands-on workshops and networking opportunities.

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Wednesday, April 19 • 10:00am - 11:30am
Activating Youth Voices and Action LIMITED
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Roundtable sessions focus on strategies for nature connection in urban areas for children, families and communities.

How can youth serve as leaders in getting people outdoors, advocating for natural places, and being stewards of natural places? This roundtable session will explore strategies for amplifying the role of young people in connecting communities to nature. 

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Juan Martinez

Senior Advisor, Children & Nature Network
Juan is a nationally-recognized and award-winning environmental justice activist whose childhood was transformed by the power of nature. He is a National Geographic Emerging Explorer, Ambassador for The North Face, and serves on the Wilderness Society Board of Directors.

Wednesday April 19, 2017 10:00am - 11:30am PDT
Stanley Salon 3 (2nd Floor)