Presenters: Lise Aangeenbrug, Outdoor Foundation; Ben Steele, REI; Jeff Bellows, Blue Cross Blue Shield; Shanelle Smith Whigham, The Trust for Public Land
Moderator: Aaron Reuben, Freelance Science Writer, Outside Magazine Contributor, Duke University
Description: Join the Outdoor Foundation for the launch of the 2019 Outdoor Participation Report and a discussion about the trends in outdoor participation and the opportunities and challenges we are facing together in getting our youth thriving outside. Humans are becoming an indoor species, and our innate connection to nature is eroding, but the outdoor industry is well positioned to change that growing trend. Come learn how you and your company can help everyone thrive outside.
*Please note that box lunches will be first come, first served