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Co-founder/President, Long Now Foundation; Author, Whole Earth Discipline

Brand believes it’s time to look beyond the surface and reframe the environmental and global warming debates to provide insight into innovative design-based solutions for our planet. Along with natural-system restoration, Brand will discuss how urbanization, nuclear power, biotechnology and geo-engineering could be key Earth-saving tools. Brand argues that a fundamental shift in thinking is needed to save our planet.

About the Ticket Supplier: Commonwealth Club

The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation’s oldest and largest public affairs forum, presenting over 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy.

Founded in 1903, the Commonwealth Club has played host to a diverse and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Erin Brockovich in 2001. Along the way, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates have all given landmark speeches at the Club.