Polar explorer and educator, Ann Bancroft chosen as keynote speaker at the White House Arctic Science Ministerial in Washington D.C. next week.
“Having witnessed first hand the changes since my first dogsled expedition in 1986 to the present, I am very honored to be invited to keynote the first ever White House Arctic Science Ministerial bringing together 300 international stakeholders from 25 nations responding to President Obama’s call for a global, collective push for near future solutions to the unique challenges we face with changes taking place in the Arctic.”
Ann is perfect for the role because of her first hand experience witnessing the changes taking place in the Arctic that are impacted by and that impact our planet.
Join Protect Our Winter Twitter interview (@ProtectWinter) with Ann Bancroft (@PolarAnn) as a preview to the White House Arctic Science Ministerial on Friday, September 23 at 11:00 a.m. Central. Follow hashtag #ArcticScience to join the discussion.
LEARN MORE about the White House Arctic Science Ministerial: https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2016/05/13/white-house-arctic-science-ministerial-september-28-2016