Corals: World Oceans Week at The Explorers Club

Ocean Doctor founder and president, Dr. David E. Guggenheim, will speak and moderate a panel on corals and coral conservation at a special breakfast presentation at The Explorers Club on Wednesday, June 7th.

As part of its wider World Oceans Week, The Explorers Club is hosting a week of free breakfast panels. Featuring a new topic each morning, these panels feature leaders on the most pressing ocean issues. Doors open at 8am with coffee and breakfast offerings for guests. Panels start at 9am sharp.

Breakfast panels are free of charge and open to public walk-ins, sign-up not required. But be sure register here on eventbrite to guarantee yourself a seat!

Monday 5th – Art & Communication

  • Dimitri Deheyn
  • Sylvia Earle
  • James Prosek
  • Patricia Ricard

Tuesday 6th – Protected Areas

  • Chris Fisher
  • Carl Safina
  • Stephanie Wear

Wednesday 7th – Coral

  • David Guggenheim
  • Narrissa Spies
  • Blue Force Veterans

Thursday 8th – Robotics

  • Keith Ellenbogen
  • Oliver Steeds
  • Tim Taylor

Friday 9th – Plastics & Marine Debris

  • Doug Woodring
  • Ethan Edson
  • Karen Raubenheimer

The Explorers Club is an international multidisciplinary professional society dedicated to the advancement of field research and the ideal that it is vital to preserve the instinct to explore. Since its inception in 1904, the Club has served as a meeting point and unifying force for explorers and scientists worldwide. It promotes the scientific exploration of land, sea, air, and space by supporting research and education in the physical, natural and biological sciences. 

The Club’s members have been responsible for an illustrious series of famous firsts: First to the North Pole, first to the South Pole, first to the summit of Mount Everest, first to the deepest point in the ocean, and first to the surface of the moon.  It is headquartered at 46 East 70th Street in New York City.