Polar Explorer and Environmentalist Robert Swan Presents his TED Talk at Half-Moon Outfitters December 9

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What: Anything is Possible: Intimate Talk with Robert Swan, world’s most celebrated polar explorer and environmentalist. Swan will present a longer version of his “TED Talk: Let’s Save the Pristine Continent.” Swan will also offer information about his upcoming 2016 International Arctic Expedition. www.2041.com
Who: Family friendly event (kids 10 years and up)
When: December 9, 6-8 pm
Where: Half-Moon Outfitters, 94 Folly Road Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407
Why: During his explorations of South Pole, Robert Swan witnessed firsthand all negative effects of global climate changes. He devoted his life’s work to make sure that Antarctica will be preserved and free of exploitation. His organization 2041’s mission is to inform, engage and inspire the next generation of leaders to take responsibility, be sustainable, and know that now is the time for action in policy development, sustainable business generation and future technologies. Attendees will get a once in a lifetime opportunity to speak about their concerns and ask questions of Robert Swan.
More information:
Robert Swan was the first person to walk to both the North (1989) and South Poles (1984), earning his place in history alongside the great explorers and adventurers. His 900 mile journey to the South Pole, “In the Footsteps of Scott,” stands as the longest unassisted walk ever made on earth. For his contribution to education and the environment, Robert Swan has been recognized through his appointment as UN Goodwill Ambassador for Youth, a Visiting Professorship of the School of Environment at Leeds University and in 1994 he became Special Envoy to the Director General of UNESCO.
After the talk, attendees will have the opportunity to spend one on one time with Robert Swan. Food Trucks and Palmetto Brewery will be providing refreshments and drinks. Sing up at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/anything-is-possible-intimate-talk-with-polar-explorer-robert-swan-tickets-19642944576?aff=es2
Contact: Ben or Kate Towill at info@basicprojects.us or Vladia Spencer at vladia@styleepr.com or 843.345.3275
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