Date: 2021-06-29 22:57:17
Reinventing Humanity: The Connection Between Ecological, Personal, Social and Planetary Wellbeing. A Conversation with Greg Asner, Deepak Chopra, Poonacha Machaiah and Rajnish Kahnna.
Rajnish Khanna, Ph.D., founder and Chief Executive Officer of i-Cultiver, Inc. and Global Food Scholar, Inc. Rajnish has served as a lead scientist in biotechnology industry and has worked at the University of California, Berkeley and Carnegie Institution for Science at Stanford University. Rajnish is a strategic biotechnology consultant, plant and soil health scientist applying multidisciplinary approaches for research and development. www.rajnishkhanna.com
Greg Asner is Director of the Center for Global Discovery and Conservation Science at Arizona State University. He is an ecologist recognized for his exploratory and applied research on ecosystems and climate change at regional to global scales. His research spans the areas of spatial ecology and biodiversity, remote sensing, terrestrial carbon cycle, coral reefs, animal-habitat interactions, and climate change. Dr. Asner has published hundreds of scientific articles and has served in numerous national and international programs with NASA, the U.S. State Department, and the United Nations. Asner is a recipient of multiple scientific awards including the 2017 Heinz Award for the Environment. He is an elected member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences.
Poonacha Machaiah is the CEO of @TheChopraFoundation , a 501 (c) (3) organization dedicated to improving health and well-being, cultivating spiritual knowledge, expanding consciousness, and promoting world peace. He is the co-founder of the Never Alone Movement for Suicide Prevention and Mental Health along with both world-renowned mind-body medicine pioneer and New York Times best-selling author Deepak Chopra, M.D, actress and humanitarian Gabriella Wright.