Aquarium Lectures Aquarium Lectures

Home > Aquarium Lectures

Aquarium Lectures

Upcoming Lectures

California in the Pacific World

Adults | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

September 21, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

California in the Pacific World

California is a leader in the Pacific World, particularly in ocean conservation. Can we also lead the way in continuing to ensure the Pacific is a vibrant resource for our economy and for feeding the world?

Marine Protected Areas and Marine Spatial Planning in an Age of Change

Adults | Conservation | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

September 24, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Marine Protected Areas and Marine Spatial Planning in an Age of Change

Marine protected areas (MPAs) and marine spatial planning (MSP) are instruments that can be used to satisfy social-economic demands for use and protection of the ocean.

Adapt or Retreat? Preparing Cities for a Changing Climate

Adults | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

September 29, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Adapt or Retreat? Preparing Cities for a Changing Climate

Walker Wells will discuss the growing need to increase the resilience of our cities in light of climate change through sustainable urban planning and green building strategies.

The Alchemy of Creativity Presents the Creative Keys

Adults | Arts | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

October 1, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

The Alchemy of Creativity Presents the Creative Keys

Through a live painting demonstration, artist Dave Zaboski will share principles of creativity to help attendees avoid creative blocks, connect with their true voice, and better collaborate with others.

Water in California During the Drought and Beyond

Adults | Conservation | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

October 7, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Water in California During the Drought and Beyond

Kevin Wattier will discuss California’s drought, where our water comes from, and how to adapt to water scarcity in Southern California.

California’s Working Waterfronts and the Future of Seafood

Adults | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

October 14, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

California’s Working Waterfronts and the Future of Seafood

In this panel discussion, learn about the status of working waterfronts in California and how they contribute to a safe, secure, and responsible food supply.

The Future of Food: Michael Cimarusti

Adults | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

October 19, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

The Future of Food: Michael Cimarusti

This talk part of an ongoing series called The Future of Food hosted by Los Angeles Times Food Columnist Russ Parsons. In this session chef Michael Cimarusti will discuss how the fine dining industry can get involved with sustainable food.

End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

Adults | Conservation | Guest Speaker | Live Web Stream

October 21, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

Human impacts, including climate change, pollution, and resource consumption, are causing alarming levels of harm to our planet. But taking concrete, immediate actions can help us create a better End Game for Earth.

See the rest of the guest speaker calendar.