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May 2014

Explorers Club: Advancing Collaboration between the U.S. and Cuba in Marine Science and Conservation

May 9, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Explorers Club Headquarters, 46 E. 70th Street
New York, NY 10021 United States
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$20
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The Explorers Club and Ocean Doctor present: Advancing Collaboration between the United States and Cuba in Marine Science and Conservation  Friday, May 9, 20146:00pm-7:30pm The Explorers Club Headquarters46 E. 70th Street , New York, NY 10021(Between Park and Madison Avenues, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan) RSVP: To secure a reservation, email [email protected] or call 212.628.8383 On the morning of May 8th, Members of the U.S. Congress will meet with representatives of the Cuban Interests Section along with Cuban and…

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August 2014

New England Dive Center (Wallingford, Connecticut) – Legal Travel to Cuba for U.S. Citizens

August 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
New England Dive Center, 476 North Colony St
Wallingford, CT 06492 United States
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Dr. David E. Guggenheim, the "Ocean Doctor," speaks at the New England Dive Center about Ocean Doctor's legal travel program for U.S. citizens and residents to Cuba's spectacular Gardens of the Queen National Park, the largest fully-protected marine protected area in the Caribbean, featured on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper. The cover story of Scuba Diving Magazine feature’s Ocean Doctor’s unique educational travel programs to Cuba and the spectacular Gardens of the Queen. We’re also proud to say that Scuba…

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September 2014

Richmond Dive Club (Richmond, Virginia)

September 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mi Hacienda Mexican Restaurant, 8250 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23235 United States
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Richmond Dive Club

Dr. David E. Guggenheim, the "Ocean Doctor," speaks to the Richmond Dive Club about Ocean Doctor's legal travel program for U.S. citizens and residents to Cuba's spectacular Gardens of the Queen National Park, the largest fully-protected marine protected area in the Caribbean, featured on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper.

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October 2014

Atlantic Edge Dive Center (Gaithersburg, Maryland)

October 18, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Atlantic Edge Dive Center, 102 S. Frederick Ave.
Gaithersburg, MD 20877 United States
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Dr. David E. Guggenheim, the "Ocean Doctor," speaks to the Atlantic Edge Dive Center about Ocean Doctor's legal travel program for U.S. citizens and residents to Cuba's spectacular Gardens of the Queen National Park, the largest fully-protected marine protected area in the Caribbean, featured on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper.

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June 2015

The Promise and Potential for Collaborative Marine Conservation with Cuba

June 9, 2015 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Newseum, Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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Capitol Hill Oceans Week 2015

Special Lunch Session Following the dramatic December 2014 announcement by President Obama, the U.S. and Cuba are working toward normalized diplomatic relations for the first time in a half century. Prior to the announcement, among the few points of U.S. engagement with Cuba had been in marine research and conservation. With the announcement, the opportunities to expand collaborative marine research, conservation and education are profound and immediate. And the imperative could not be greater. While significant marine resource degradation has…

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November 2016

Keynote Panel: Cuba’s Environmental Future – What Normalizing Diplomatic Relations with the U.S. Means for Cuba’s Sustainability

November 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Palladium Theater, 235 5th Ave. North
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Keynote Panel: Cuba’s Environmental Future – What Normalizing Diplomatic Relations with the U.S. Means for Cuba’s Sustainability | Thursday, November 10, 4:00pm, Palladium Theater | Tickets $15 (click here) Ocean Doctor president, Dr. David E. Guggenheim, leads a panel of experts to discuss Cuba's environmental future. The past 50 years have seen extreme degradation to the environment, especially in the Caribbean, where tourism and associated coastal development has had a particularly severe impact. The Caribbean has lost 50 percent of…

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A Living Time Machine: Cuba’s Remarkable Ocean Ecosystems and and the Hope They Offer Florida and the World

November 15, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084 United States
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A Living  Time Machine: Cuba’s Remarkable  Ocean Ecosystems and and the Hope They Offer  Florida and the World David E. Guggenheim, Ph.D.   Guggenheim is founder and president of Ocean Doctor, a non-profit conservation organization in Washington, DC, where he is in his 17th year leading research and conservation efforts in Cuba focused on coastal communities and protecting coral reef ecosystems. His work has been featured on 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper, on the PBS Nature series and on NPR.…

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June 2017

Cuba – A Scientific & Educational Liveaboard Expedition

June 17, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Liveaboard Vessel Kraken Isla de la Juventud Cuba + Google Map
$4999

Cuba - A Scientific & Educational Liveaboard Expedition (June 17-29, 2017): If you have ever dreamed of visiting Cuba, here is your chance! Join Ocean Doctor, Denver Divers and Generation Ocean for this very unique journey through Cuba including cultural immersion, scientific exploration and scuba diving! Your participation helps support the Generation Ocean students who will be conducting research during the trip. Research topics are centered around marine conservation in Isla de La Juventud and architectural restoration in Havana. As…

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July 2017

10th International Congress on Protected Areas – Cuba

July 3, 2017 - July 7, 2017
Palacio de Convenciones, Calle 146, entre 11 y 13
La Habana, Cuba
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        10th International Congress on Protected Areas/9th International Convention on the Environment and Development Ocean Doctor will participate in the 11th International Convention on Environment and Development, to be held July 3-7, 2017 at the Havana International Convention Center. The ten previous editions of this gathering have involved over 8,000 participants; about 50% of them being visitors from more than 60 countries on five continents. This year's conference will promote cooperation among countries, exchange of experiences and sustainable…

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June 2018

Advancing Environmental Sustainability and Historic Preservation in Cuba

June 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Advancing Environmental Sustainability and Historic Preservation in Cuba Cuba-U.S. Collaboration in a New Era of Change Monday, June 4, 2018 – 1:00pm – 5:00pm Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - 1779 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036 RSVP to Attend Cuba has developed differently from any other country in the Caribbean. Many of its natural ecosystems remain remarkably healthy, and the country’s cultural heritage remains authentic and largely intact. The efforts to normalize relations between Cuba and the United States…

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