Planet Vision

Why we first need to build a shared, positive vision of the future to address our environmental challenges

Dr. Jonathan Foley

Executive Director, California Academy of Sciences

Dr. Jonathan Foley

Monday, March 12, 2018 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Anna Head Alumnae Hall, 2537 Haste Street, Berkeley

A world-renowned scientist, Dr. Foley's work focuses on the sustainability of our planet and the ecosystems and natural resources we depend on. Throughout his career, he has made major contributions to our understanding of worldwide changes in ecosystems, land use and climate, and global food security. A noted science communicator, Foley has written many popular articles, op-eds, and essays in publications like National Geographic, Scientific American, the New York Times, The Guardian, Ensia, Yale's Environment 360, and bioGraphic, among others. His presentations on global environmental issues have been featured at hundreds of venues, including the Aspen Environmental Forum, the Chautauqua Institution, and TED.