How to Participate in Aspen Environment Forum 2012

By Jeffrey Harris

The Aspen Environment Forum formally kicks off on Friday. This year’s focus, Living the New Normal, will explore solutions for meeting the challenges we face from the changing conditions on earth. As the Forum continues to change, we are excited to offer some exciting new ways for you to engage with us, even if you can’t attend. You can now follow this year’s Forum on Twitter @AIEnvironment and with the hash tag #AEF2012. You can also follow our partners @AspenInstitute@NatGeoGreen, and @NatGeoMag. Additionally, NPR’s Talk of the Nation will be airing live from the Forum on June 25 and Aspen Public Radio will be broadcasting several sessions live. For full coverage on National Geographic’s website check out their Aspen Environment Forum blog. As with all Institute events, you can also keep up with us on FacebookFlickr, and YouTube.


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More than forty years in U.S., UK, and South African media gives David Max Braun global perspective and experience across multiple storytelling platforms. His coverage of science, nature, politics, and technology has been published/broadcast by the BBC, CNN, NPR, AP, UPI, National Geographic, TechWeb, De Telegraaf, Travel World, and Argus South African Newspapers. He has published two books and won several journalism awards. In his 22-year career at National Geographic he was VP and editor in chief of National Geographic Digital Media, and the founding editor of the National Geographic Society blog, hosting a global discussion on issues resonating with the Society's mission and initiatives. He also directed the Society side of the Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship, awarded to Americans seeking the opportunity to spend nine months abroad, engaging local communities and sharing stories from the field with a global audience. A regular expert on National Geographic Expeditions, David also lectures on storytelling for impact. He has 120,000 followers on social media: Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn