Emma Carrasco, Chief Marketing and Engagement Officer at National Geographic introduces attendees to the 2018 Fuller Symposium “Living Systems: Embrace complexity, change the planet.” Carrasco talks about how systems thinking can encourage collaboration across disciplines, and why this type of thinking is urgent.
WWF's annual Kathryn S. Fuller Science for Nature Symposium convenes scientists and entrepreneurs in science, policy, business, and development to stimulate conservation dialogue for actionable knowledge and dynamic learning for a priority conservation issue. The 2018 Symposium, presented in collaboration with National Geographic inspired thinking on why and how to integrate principles of systems theory in conservation. We brought together a diverse array of leading experts to challenge our current way of working—and to devise creative solutions to complex conservation and development challenges in the context of our dynamic planet. Learn more here: worldwildlife.org/fuller2018.