Upcoming Event

Resilient Coral: Film Screening of Chasing Coral and Panel Discussion

Special Lecture
November 14, 2017
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Location: Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth St. NW Washington DC 20001

The Netflix Original Documentary, Chasing Coral, has helped created awareness of the plight of coral reefs around the world. Join this exclusive screening of the film followed by a discussion about making coral more resilient to warming seas. The event will help launch a new National Academies' study, Interventions to Increase the Resilience of Coral Reefs.

Schedule of Events
5:30 pm Reception (outside of Keck 100)
6:15 pm Introduction and screening of Chasing Coral -- Jeff Orlowski, film director
8:00 pm Panel discussion -- Moderator: Rachel Pritzker, President, Pritzker Innovation Fund; Panelists: Mark Eakin, NOAA, Tom Ackerman, JISAO, and others TBD
8:30 pm Adjourn

About this Event

Organizing Body:

Ocean Studies Board

Primary Board:

Ocean Studies Board

Collaborating Unit(s):

Board on Life Sciences


Pamela Lewis, plewis@nas.edu