2020 Conference Schedule
Broto 2020 Schedule
46 Bradford Street, Provincetown
May 16: Day 1 Conference
Starts later at 1 PM to give attendees coming from Boston a chance to catch the tourism season’s very first ferries from Boston.
1:00 PM Welcome
1:15 PM Talk: Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz, The Long Now
Thinking in 10,000-year increments
2:00 PM Panel: Deep Time and its intersection with Art and Science
Panelists: Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz, Rick Antonson, Hilairy Hartnett, Julian Ruddock, Moderator Julia Buntaine Hoel
In a world fixated on near-term results, how does art and science think about time? In what ways does that translate into strategy? Or planning? Or innovation? Is there value in translating that sense of time into a climate discussion and how can art-science intervene or normalize in that discussion?
3:15 PM Break
3:30 PM Talk: Jonathon Keats: Millennium Camera
Engaging the public to think beyond their lifetimes.
4:15 PM Panel: 1000 years? What's here?
Panelists: Mark Borrelli, Vandana Singh, Dennis Minsky, Richard Gifford, Madhavi Venkatesan, Moderator, Hilairy Hartnett
Let's engage art thinking and science exploration to time jump 1000 years. What's here on Cape Cod? What's gone? Do we make different choices now?
5:30 PM Break
8:00 PM Gathering: Cathedral Thinking and Deep Time Exhibit
Speakers author Rick Antonson, poet Don McKay, independent curator Marnie Benney.
May 17: Day 2 Conference
9:00 AM Welcome
9:15 AM Panel : Deep Time reflected in Art
Panelists: Jonathon Latiano, Elena Soterakis, Marnie Benney, Moderator Julia Buntaine Hoel
10:15 AM Talk. Hilairy Hartnett, PlanetWorks
11:15 AM Break
11:45 AM Panel: Survivability/Habitability
Panelists: Students from Provincetown Schools, Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz, Don McKay Moderator Richard Gifford, UN-certified Climate Change teacher
An "Age Diverse" panel of people talking about their future or what they want for their future
1:00 PM Lunch
2:30 PM Workshop: Selling Longtermism
Moderators Peter ter Weeme/Hilairy Hartnett
Workshop of art-sci collaboration.
3:45 PM Break
4:00 PM Panel: Knock, knock. Is anyone home?
Moderator Lance Gharavi
What do we say to Future Generations today? Who's listening? Let's talk to the Future: Role-playing a discussion with people who are living with our consequences.
5:15 PM Closing Remarks
7:30 PM Closing Garden Party