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This year there is the International Permaculture Conference happening in London, September 8- 9!!

This will be two days packed with presentations, workshops, academic papers, exhibitions, music, and art - and only an extra £20 for two days of children’s activities!


The keynote speakers are:

- Rosemary Morrow, permaculture design teacher, development assistance worker, home gardener and relocalisation advocate, living in the Blue Mountains, Australia. www.bluemountainspermacultureinstitute.com.au

- Geoff Lawton, world renowned permaculture teacher, designer and consultant.

- Jonathon Porritt, one of the UK's most influential and well known sustainability champions, and founder of Forum for the Future.

- Cathy Debenham, founder of YouGen, the UK's largest community renewables and energy efficiency forum.

- Rob Hopkins, founder of the Transition Towns concept.

- Tim Lenton, Earth System scientist and chair in Climate Change at the University of Exeter, winner of Times Higher Education Award for Research Project of the Year.

- Pandora Thomas, a teacher, writer, designer and co-founder of the Black Permaculture Network.

AANNND we got you permies a discount (damn aren't we good?) on tickets so just enter this code: PERMIESIPCUK when you register for the conference ! You can get up to 55 euros off!

A cool thing about this conference is that they are having a bunch of stuff available for kids to do! Find out more about the children events here!




Here are the full program details.

Here are day one sessions!

Here are day two sessions!

Here is a cool list of people that are attending and what their stories are!

You can sign up for the newsletter to get updates.





CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! (don't forget the PERMIESIPCUK discount code)


If you can't attend the event, but still want to help out this lovely conference, you can donate here!

After the conference there will be a convergence which will be the more 'internal' event with permaculture talking to itself to share knowledge, talk about strategy and build the network - there is a requirement that people that come to the convergence have a Pc Design Course Certificate or similar experience.


 
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Oh yeah, I forgot to mention the location of the events:

 
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You have got the dates of the Conference and the Convergence transposed.


September 8th - 9th 2015: IPC UK conference, Euston, London.
A 2-day conference bringing together permaculture, sustainability, transition, resilience, and regeneration networks. Presentations, workshops, stall, exhibitions, academic papers and posters.

September 10th - 16th 2015: IPC UK convergence, Gilwell Park, Essex
A 5-day convergence for Design Course graduates. 100s of workshops, activities, open space, international organising, strategy, networking and dancing.


Cheers!
 
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Aha! You are right! I actually didn't make that graphic, that's the one they gave me! So i will have to let them know. Lol. Thanks Bill.
 
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