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Sustain Dane Presents –

Badger Bioneers 2013 Encore Screening
A Free Public Event at the Madison Central Library

Selected keynotes from the 2013 National Bioneers Conference (website)
Community discussion to follow

On Tuesday, January 7, 2014 -


Through starting numerous biomimicry firms and research conducted for his acclaimed new book, The Shark’s Paintbrush: Biomimicry and How Nature Is Inspiring Innovation, Harman has illustrated key ways that biomimetic business differs from business as usual. He’ll share inspiring examples of companies and governments that are adopting biomimicry, including radical approaches to mitigating the harms of fracking and climate change. He will illustrate ways we can all be biomimics in our homes and businesses. Modern biomimicry does more than gratify human industrial ambition; it teaches us how to live in harmony with nature and opens breakthrough opportunities for a new business model of partnership with nature.

Event Details

When: January 7, 2014, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Where: Madison Central Library, Room 302
Cost: Free, Open to the public
Please RSVP!
Call: Sustain Dane, (608) 819 - 0689

About The Speaker

Jay Harman, a naturalist, entrepreneur, and inventor, is founder and CEO of PAX Scientific and its subsidiaries, dedicated to producing biomimicry-based equipment that is vastly more efficient than current norms and is profitable for both shareholders and the planet.

About Sustain Dane

A nonprofit based in Madison, WI that envisions the Greater Madison Region as a national model for sustainability and sustainability innovation. We work toward our vision by fostering a diverse community of sustainability champions. For more information about Sustain Dane, please visit or call 608- 819-0689.

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  • Nancy

    I am coming to the encore screening on Jan. 7th. I tried to RSVP but the system did not respond. Looking forward to the film & discussion!

    December 21, 2013

  • Amy K.

    We'll also be showing Janine Benyus's "The Biomimicry Network Effect: What Will We Solve Together?" - very exciting stuff! Janine coined the term biomimicry and has great insight into its applications and how we can all plug into the idea.

    December 20, 2013

  • Seth N.

    How to share on Facebook as an update?

    December 16, 2013

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