Celebrate social innovation. Honor champions in our community. Embrace and explore Big 'S' Sustainability.
Join leading innovators from across sectors for creative workshops and compelling speakers. Embrace big ideas, gain new skills, and join a community that unites around sustainability.
Members across sectors come together for a fulfilling day of inspiration, learning, and networking. This one-of-a-kind conference will challenge you, inspire you, and prepare you with new ideas, partners, and skills to build a sustainable future together.
Each year, Sustain Dane honors local leaders who create intersectional change with the title "Badger Bioneer."
Sustain Dane is pleased to announce the 2016 Badger Bioneers:
- Karen Menendez Coller, Centro Hispano
- Rev. Dr. Carmen Porco, Housing Ministries
- Anne Reynolds, UW Center for Cooperatives
- Raj Shukla, Sustainable Madison Committee
Badger Bioneers is a Bioneers Resilient Communities Network Event, one of 18 locally organized, satellite conferences around the country that showcase videos and keynotes from the national Bioneers Conference.
The national Bioneers organization is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides a forum and social hub for education about solutions presented through the annual Bioneers Conference in Marin County, CA. The conference draws over 12,000 participants and has featured keynote talks from Jane Goodall, Michael Pollan, Paul Hawken, and more.