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Friday, December 11 • 18:00 - 20:00
Place To Brief

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Place to Brief is an everyday evening briefing, shaped as a live talk-show, taking place in the Lounge, on the main stage. A panel of 3 to 5 international speakers will create a conversation on the thematic of the day. This program will be live streamed at placetob.org/live.

Limited seating available.
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How to act on time?
On this Friday we will feel the emergency to find an international agreement… This emergency is calling other questions : how to develop a resilient economy and society on time? What is time and how to develop a long term vision? Shall we use backcasting approaches?

If we are to act collective on time, how and where do we begin?  Is an increase in the complexity of the problem a way to begin?  Should we be thinking about systems rather than isolated solutions?  What is the role of NGO’s, non-profits, and private foundations?  Are they perhaps more a part of the problem than the solution by  focusing too narrowly on targeted problems?  What would be the result if we instead focused upon what we want over what we don’t want?

This day is dedicated to kids. We want to work with them and educate them in a very innovative way (games, workshops, movies, etc.).

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Charles Eisenstein

Author & Speaker
Charles Eisenstein has been quoted as one of the seminal and pioneering philosophers and storytellers of a new world that faces social, economic, political, spiritual and environmental challenges. Eisenstein is the author of six books. He travels globally to speak and share his work... Read More →
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Bruce L Erickson

EXEC DIR, Mother Earth Media
Bruce L Erickson, the Director of MotherEarth Media and The Global Mind Network project with a focus on sustainability and regeneration. Most recently he served as a delegate to the UN COP21 Global Climate Summit in 2015 in Paris. His originally worked with former Astronaut Gordon... Read More →
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Surprise Guest TBA

Every evening, a special and surprise guest will close the Place to Brief. We want him/her to be anounced until the very last minute!
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Estelle LE TOUZE

Présidente, Association Grands-Parents pour le Climat France
Fondée en juin 2015, l'association des Grands-Parents pour le Climat invite la génération des plus de 50 ans, grands-parents effectifs ou potentiels, à promouvoir les valeurs de sobriété, solidarité, bienveillance intergénérationnelle et internationale, et mettre en cohérence... Read More →
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Jean Viard est directeur de recherche au CNRS au CEVIPOF (Centre de recherches politiques de Sciences Po). Diplômé en économie et docteur en sociologie, il est spécialisé notamment dans les vacances, le temps libre, ou les 35 heures.

Friday December 11, 2015 18:00 - 20:00 CET
Lounge 5 rue de Dunkerque, 75010 Paris

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