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Hawaii Youth Challenge 2020

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September 6, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Hawaii Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfMvMft6LJ45OCfROvWaExrxI4lMCX1P9kpmSlF4xVQfoGt2A/viewform The IUCN Congress Studentsʻ Day Hawaiʻi Youth Challenge 2020 will offer a dynamic opportunity for Hawaiʻi Middle and High Schools Statewide to participate in the IUCN Congress and influence the future of our islands. We are encouraging ALL Hawaii Middle and High Schools to bring at least 1 team (3 students and 1 teacher) to attend the Hawaiʻi Youth Challenge 2020 Design Thinking Activity. Students and teachers will: - Learn from international professionals about real conservation challenges facing the Hawaiian Islands and the world - Apply scientific principles to design, evaluate, and refine frameworks to develop environmentally-conscious decisions for Hawaiʻi schools and communities. - Brainstorm and collaborate with peers from around the state to develop long-term conservation projects for schools The Students’ Day Hawaiʻi Youth Challenge 2020 will include: 9:00 - 9:15 Welcome by special guests 9:20 - 10:30 Rotation through a series of discussions/presentations with international experts about conservation challenges facing the world 10:30 - 12:00 Design Thinking Activity with Oceanit 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch, wrap up, and possible next steps More details on the event, travel scholarships, and registration to be sent out in July 2016. PLEASE SIGN UP BELOW TO RECEIVE MORE INFORMATION!