October 19 - October 21, 2012 | San Rafael, California

The acclaimed annual Bioneers national Conference is a pre-eminent leading-edge knowledge forum where brilliant social and scientific innovators illuminate breakthrough solutions for restoring people and planet. As a network of networks, Bioneers connects people with solutions and each other in an inspiring celebration of the applied genius of nature and human ingenuity.

As a community of leadership, thousands of engaged leaders, groups and citizens connect with each other in a fertile field of opportunity oriented to innovative action. Participants come from diverse walks of life, cultures, disciplines, and sectors, including civil society, education, science, the arts, technology, media, government and business.

You can connect with kindred spirits to build a rich legacy of social and ecological transformation to co-create a healthy, diverse, just and verdant future people and planet.

The 23rd annual conference will feature well-known leaders such as Paul Hawken as well as "the greatest people you've never heard of." It animates a kaleidoscope of interconnected topics, highlighting:

  • Climate Change Solutions & Action
  • Protecting the Amazon Rainforest
  • Building Resilient Communities
  • Advancing Women's Leadership
  • Feminomics
  • Creating Justice
  • Reinventing Eco-nomics
  • Restoring Ecological, Local and Just Food and Farming Systems

Plus: Ending the War on Drugs, Faith-based Action, Cosmos and Psyche

And the Native-directed Indigenous Forum of Indigenous Wisdom

Our acclaimed annual national and local Beaming Bioneers community conferences are complemented by extensive media outreach including an award-winning radio series, book series, and role in media projects such as Leonardo DiCaprio's film The 11th Hour. Social entrepreneurs and Co-CEOs Kenny Ausubel and Nina Simons founded Bioneers in 1990 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

To register, please visit: http://conference.bioneersgroup.com/registration/.