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Innovation, inquiry is goal of upcoming Bioneers conference in Detroit

Public invited to attend October events at Marygrove College
Social and scientific innovators from across the country will descend on Marygrove College in Detroit Oct. 17-19 for the fourth annual Great Lakes Bioneers Detroit conference.

The public is welcome to attend the conference, which explores innovative scientific solutions to society’s problems that promote sustainability as well as human progress.
Participants at this year’s conference will:
  • Tap into the power and richness of Metro Detroit’s diversity
  • Come together and commit to new ways of living, acting and thinking to build a sustainable community
  • Work to create together a synergistic space in which to network and connect for the sake of the common good
  • Collaborate with local Detroit schools, colleges and organizations to promote Bioneers’ vision and values
  • Nurture a deeper understanding of a ‘sense of place’ and foster a new awareness of our essential interconnectedness, bio-regionally, state and planet
  • Work together to shift our perspectives to see advocacy for the environment and advocacy for social justice as one movement
For information about the event, or to learn how to register, visit www.sustainabledetroit.org/bioneers or email river1143@sbcglobal.net.
Costs to attend the conference vary and are designed to be affordable to all regardless of financial situation. Contact the Bioneers at the e-mail above for details.
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