Solar Geoengineering

Solar Geoengineering

A Long Now Boston Conversation with Taylor Milsal.

See the event summary here.

Solar Geo is a controversial idea, existing on the sidelines for many years. Now, as the need to mitigate the effects of climate change becomes more urgent, we need to examine all of our tools, in order to help future generations solve this problem. Taylor will talk about new advances in solar geo, and the arguments in favor of field testing. The Long Now Boston community is invited to participate in this discussion and share your thoughts.

Bio

Taylor is a Managing Partner at Cotor, Inc., focused on developing technical and marketing solutions for business problems. Previously, Taylor was Co-Founder and CEO of San Francisco based innovation practice, Milsal McCaull. Under her leadership, the company’s clients included a diverse portfolio, from startups to the world’s largest corporations. Taylor has orchestrated over $500M in transactions for projects including megawatt-scale alternative energy installations and SaaS solutions for corporate clients and major retailers. She also founded Zephyr, a mechanical engineering and design firm, with clients including Apple and HP. She is also an investor in early stage biotech companies. Taylor co-founded and produced the first TEDx. Her hobby is collecting the world’s brightest people around a dinner table to share ideas.

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***NEW VENUE*** Le Laboratoire; 650 E. Kendall in Kendall Square, Cambridge

About 2 blocks from the T…PARKING:​ Other than on-street/metered parking, primarily located on Third Street, the best parking option is the 650 East Kendall Street Garage – accessible by Linskey Way.

*$15 admission includes free drink*

*Students free with school ID (no free drink)*

Doors open at 6pm. Program starts at 6:45pm.

*Walk-ups are welcome and students are free, but please, if you know you are going, and paying, register early so we can plan accordingly.*

The Long Now Boston Meetup Group is organizationally independent but philosophically aligned with The Long Now Foundation in San Francisco. The mission of the organization is to encourage longterm thinking and responsibility and to inspire, cultivate and nurture a cultural re-imagination of the future. Long Now Meetup Groups are forming in cities around the world to celebrate this vision. Through events like this fans of the foundation engage with The Long Now’s mission.