National Geographic Explorers Festival, DC

Neil deGrasse Tyson Accepts an Award at the First Annual National Geographic Explorers Festival in Washington, DC | Photo: Eric Cuevas for Average Socialite 

Affair: National Geographic Explorers Festival

When: Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018

Hot Spot: Washington, DC

Our planet is at a crossroads. If we don’t act, it could be too late. That's why the National Geographic Explorers Festival brings together innovative scientists, conservationists, explorers, and storytellers from around the world to share their discoveries, insights, and solutions for creating a more sustainable future. Buy your tickets today to experience the Explorers Festival firsthand! You can also virtually attend a limited number of Explorers Festival presentations by watching the livestreams. 

The National Geographic Society is a global nonprofit that pushes the boundaries of exploration, furthering our understanding of our planet and empowering us all to generate solutions for a healthier and more sustainable future.

We celebrate exploration every day of the year, but during Explorers Festival we’re bringing together the most fascinating and innovative scientists, conservationists, explorers, and storytellers to share – with one another, and with the world – how their discoveries and ideas are creating change for the better.

When you connect with the world’s most innovative explorers, anything is possible. We invite you to join us!

Who You May Spot: Full list of speakers available here!

Hint For The Average Socialite: Check out the schedule & ticket information!

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