CoValence is co-producing Ocean SOS which is a uniquely designed summit integrating both local and international officials, funders, innovators, academics, and other stakeholders to create a global network among regenerative ocean initiatives with a focus on bridging next-gen approaches in technology, decentralization, community governance, blended funding, and cultural integration.
1 // The Nature Conservancy
2 // Tom Chi (Google X)
3 // XPrize
4 // Coral Triangle Initiative
5 // Biorock
6 // Global Fishing Watch
7 // Shorelock
8 // Conservation X Labs
CoValence is sponsoring and curating a “VR for Impact” Los Angeles Salon hosted by the NEXUS Futurism Lab. The night will consist of a focused, action-oriented group of attendees with featured expert panelists that will discuss the application of virtual/augmented reality across a range of impact issues from human trafficking to medicine to environment. We are honored to help facilitate idea exchange and connection to drive social impact through collaboration.
1 // Laura Cechanowicz - WBML / USC
2 // Christopher Pitcher - Empact Labs
3 // Phoenix Eyre - GenDev Collaborative
4 // Mark Linao - Technicolor
5 // Alessia Sushko - Bastet Films
Moderated by Christina Berkley - Co-chair of NEXUS Futurism Lab
The NEXUS Futurism Lab and the NEXUS Working Group on Energy Innovation and Environment hosted a ‘Climate and Culture Symposium’ in July 2017. The event centered on an exciting evening panel discussion on the implications of Climate Change through various lenses - Astrobiology, Existential Risk, Evolution, Economics, and Culture.
1 // Dr. Ken Nealson - Director of Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies at USC; Originator of the Astrobiology Program at JPL
2 // Jesse Shannon - Director of Marketing for the DoLab
3 // Aaron Berger - NEXUS WGEIE
4 // Adam Schlenger - UCSD/NOAA and NEXUS Futurism Lab
Moderated by Dr. Nathan Walworth - Founder at CoValence and Co-chair of NEXUS Futurism Lab