If you find yourself in town a bit early for BVS3, we encourage you to check out these events.
Ocean Inspiration presented by Celine Cousteau
11 AM – 2 PM Friday May 20
WRI headquarters, 10 G Street, NE #800, Washington D.C., DC 20002
Future of the Oceans Panel: Dr Sylvia Earle, Dr Carl Safina, and more. Moderated by Jon Bowermaster
Storytelling: Stories From Jacques Cousteau’s Journeys. Anne-Marie Cousteau (photographer), Marc Blessington (diver) and others
For more information, please visit the Ocean Inspiration website. Events are free but registration is requested.
Peter Benchley Ocean Award presentation to President Chinchilla of Costa Rica
4-6 PM Friday, May 20th
The award will be given at the Enrique V. Iglesias Auditorium, Inter-American Development Bank. Event presented by the Embassy of Costa Rica, MarViva, IDB, The Ocean Foundation, Wendy Benchley, Blue Frontier Campaign.
Outer Continental Shelf Coalition
If your own coast is now threatened by offshore drilling, contact Richard Charter at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about how to get involved in this issue while attending Blue Vision Summit 3.