Seed Festival returns Summer 2015

Friday 17- Sunday 19 July 2015

Placing Art at the Heart of Ecology

Placing the Art at the Heart of ecology - Let’s Get Creative About our Future..... In 2015, the year our closest city - Bristol - celebrates being Europe's greenest city, the Hawkwood Seed Festival will focus on the parts of our society that are equipped to make the greatest difference and lead the way - business and its people. We will debate on both a local and national level how we can get creative about our future.

Speakers already confirmed: Charles Eisenstein - Sacred Economics •  Natalie Bennet - Green Party Leader • Jonathon Porritt - Forum for the Future • Satish Kumar - Resurgence • Martin Palmer - Sacred lands • Juliet Davenport - Good Energy • Pam Warhurst - Incredible Edible • Vanessa Vine - Anti Fracking • Jon Lovett - Fair and Eco Education • Martin Whitlock - Human Values, Human Politics • Neil Munro - Heritage Seeds • • Performers include: Nigel Shaw • Carolyn Hillyer • Seize The Day • Matt Harvey • Sura Susso • Sue Charman • Jackie Juno • Nick Walters and many more

Seed Festival 2015 will • feature leaders to show us the latest innovations in both mitigation and adaptation to climate change • reveal the resulting impact on society • profile businesses who are on the cutting edge of change • engage the strengths of business aligned with social action, arts and celebration • provide creative support, road maps and toolkits for our future world

Stimulating transformation and inspiration, the Seed Festival will create an Intergenerational Garden of Goodwill with • great music • family fun • wonderful food • beautiful surroundings • celebrating our thriving extended community here at Hawkwood.

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