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Date Friday 8 February 2019
Time 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
 Venue The Dome,
Birrarung Marr, Melbourne
Cost Full ticket: $25
Concession ticket: $20
Fan club ticket: $15

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What’s the best game plan for large scale rapid change?

“Climate change is now reaching the end-game, where very soon humanity must choose between taking unprecedented action, or accepting that it has been left too late and bear the consequences.”  – Prof. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber

We are in a state of climate emergency and disruptive solutions are now our only chance. The climate movement is as broad in its approaches as it is diverse, and the debate for the most effective catalyst for change rages across its spectrum. Where will the most effective trigger for change come from? From our parliament, from the corporate boardrooms, or from the streets?

Join us for this pivotal Festival Great Debate as our presenters battle it out to convince you of the most effective form of disruptive change.

Greta Thunberg
Youth Climate Activist (SWE Live Cross)
Helena Norberg-Hodge
Local Economy Activist
John ThwaitesGlobal Sustainability Leader & Former Deputy Premier (Vic)
Margaret Klein Salamon
Executive Director, The Climate Mobilization (USA Live Cross)
Simon Holmes à Court
Senior Energy Advisor Melbourne University
Peter Cock
Sociologist & Environmental Scientist
Bernie Hobbs
Event MC

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