We’re excited to be part of the awesome Ethical Assembly that will be taking place in Lisbon from November 8 to 10.
3 days, 45 speakers, 10 workshops. Aiming for 1,500 attendees!
The event brings under discussion topics like climate change, environmental protection, circular design, sharing economy, ethical fashion, social entrepreneurship, activism.
There will also be doc & movie screenings, speed networking for sustainability & social impact professionals and enthusiasts, an eco shop, a clothing swap, an art showcase and a party (by us)!
International guest speakers include: Garrett & Nicole McNamara (USA), Dianna Cohen (USA), Leyla Acaroglu (AUS), Tony Butt (UK), Lynn Mylou (NE), Christienne de Tournay (USA), Cecilia Palmer (DE). Portuguese speakers: Ines Sequeira (Casa do Impacto), Ana Milhazes (Lixo Zero), Fernanda Botelho, Marta Brazao (Circular Economy PT), Antonio Pedro de Sa Leal (Surfrider Foundation), Paula Sobral, Ana Pego (Plasticus Martimus), Catia Curica (Organii) and many other incredible people!
We’ll be hosting the European movie premiere of The Story of Plastic (a new epic documentary just released in California), and also an exclusive screening of Artifishal together with Patagonia.
Each entry ticket plants one tree in a local reforestation & regeneration project (in the area of Coimbra); all decor & props are recycled, up cycled, borrowed or rented; leftover food will be donated to a local association feeding the homeless; we’re banning single-use plastic etc.
All food & drink partners are small, organic, local & artisanal projects.
Over the three days, there will be talks, workshops, panels, an ethical pop-up shop, the biggest clothes swap in Lisbon, cool-as-funk people, and so much more. Garden Collective will be there providing tunes, live music and general good vibes.