“Unleashing the Collective Genius: Celebrating 10 Years of Transition in the US!”
On October 27, 2018, Transition US hosted its first-ever national online summit, bringing together Transition US community members and organizers from across the country for a day of education, inspiration, and celebration. Over 100 individuals from all over the world participated directly in our livestream and 33 “watch parties” were held in 19 different states, including:
Transition Town Charlotte (Charlotte, VT)
Transition Twin Cities (Minneapolis, MN)
Transition Town Williston (Williston, VT)
Transition Town Glassboro (Glassboro, NC)
Transition Howard County (Howard County, MD)
Transition Palo Alto (Palo Alto, CA)
Transition Fort Collins (Fort Collins, CO)
Transition Oahu (Oahu, HI)
Transition Catskills (Catskill Mountains Area, NY)
Local 20/20 (Port Townsend, WA)
Transition Bluffton (Bluffton, OH)
Transition Town Media (Media, PA)
Radio Kingston (Kingston, NY)
Transition Pasadena (Pasadena, CA)
Transition Newburyport (Newburyport, MA)
Transition Richmond (Richmond, VA)
Transition Marquette County (Marquette, MI)
Wilmington In Transition (Wilmington, DE)
Sustainable Berea (Berea, KY)
Penobscot River Region Transition Town (Bangor, ME)
Transition Town Manchester (Manchester, VT)
Sustainable Fairfax (Fairfax, CA)
Many thanks to everybody who participated in, presented at, and helped to plan this innovative event! Here’s to another 10 years of Transition growing and thriving here in the US!
Recordings of the following sessions are now available to watch on our Videos page:
A keynote roundtable on “The Transition Movement: Past, Present, and Future” with Transition Movement Co-Founder Rob Hopkins, Transition Network Delivery Director Sarah McAdam, and Transition US Co-Director Don Hall.
A keynote interview on "Creating Islands of Sanity: Leading Well in This Time of Increasing Turbulence" with world-renowned author, educator, and activist Margaret J. Wheatley.
A panel discussion on “Inspiring, Replicable Models” with Janet Lewis of Transition Sarasota, Ginko Lee of Transition Pasadena, Tabita Green of the Winneshiek Idea House, and Linda Currie of Transition Berkeley.
An update from Transition US staff and an awards ceremony, featuring 17 special guest speakers.
Thank You to Our Sponsor!
Through their generous support of “Unleashing the Collective Genius: Celebrating 10 Years of Transition in the US,” the Abundant Earth Foundation has made it possible for us to offer free and reduced-cost scholarships to attend this event for individuals and groups. Learn more about all of AEF’s good work by visiting www.AbundantEarthFoundation.org.