Program includes: Lectures from academics and experts in the fields of economic and environmental sustainability. The line-up includes presentations from the following:
Craig Cowling & Sam Scammell of Earth Communities - Present a grassroots community-based economic alternative suitable for inverstors, workers and families alike.
Martin Freney of Adelaide University - Presents South Australia's Earthships Ironbank project, based on Michael Reynolds' Earthship biotecture model of self-sustainable architecture.
David Zwolski, TZM Australia founder and national coordinator - Presents ways in which individuals are both responsible for environmental destruction and able to access preventive measures and sustainable solutions.
Kari McGregor, TZM Australia co-organizer - Presents possible ways in which society can transition to a more sustainable future and demonstrates how we are already en-route.
Michael Kubler, TZM South Australia founder - Presents the Price of Zero transition model toward a sustainable future that is resilient to potential financial collapse.
Ample question time will be provided for an inquisitive audience!
Livestreaming from other Z-Day events around Australia will be screened so that attendees can get the benefits of the best lectures Australia can offer without having to leave Adelaide!
Workshops for the day's event include:
• Dodging the mass media's weapons of mass-distraction: How to research and think more critically.
• Media-awareness activism
Information packs, copies of the Zeitgeist Movement Australia's magazine, Spirit of the Times, and DVDs of the Zeitgeist series of documentaries and lectures will be available on the day for donation only.
Please feel free to bring some food and drink to share - this is a non-profit event and any food provided by your hosts will be for donation only, not for sale. In the spirit of community, freesharing is fully endorsed!