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Friday, September 28 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Bridging the Gap

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The relationship between filmmakers and scientists can sometimes be tense and hostile. Join this candid discussion about the challenges in the field facing production crews and scientists and how they can work more effectively together.


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avatar for Robert Ballard

Robert Ballard

Robert Duane Ballard is a former United States Navy officer and a professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island who is most noted for his work in underwater archaeology: maritime archaeology and archaeology of shipwrecks.
avatar for Fabien Cousteau

Fabien Cousteau

Mission 31
Fabien Cousteau is an aquanaut, oceanographic explorer, conservationist and documentary filmmaker. As the first grandson of Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Fabien spent his early years aboard his famous grandfather’s ships, Calypso and Alcyone, and learned how to scuba dive on his fourth birthday.  Today, Fabien continues to fulfill his family’s legacy to protect and preserve the planet’s extensive and endangered marine... Read More →
avatar for Amy Miller

Amy Miller

TV Series Producer, QUEST, KQED Public Television
As the Television Series Producer of QUEST, KQED's multimedia science and environment series, Amy Miller has finally found a way to merge her lifelong passions for science and storytelling.  Originally from Iowa, Amy grew up in Colorado then landed in San Francisco in 1991.  She studied biology and film production at University of Colorado and San Francisco State University, and since graduating in 1995, she has worked as a camera assistant... Read More →
avatar for Chris Palmer

Chris Palmer

President, One World One Ocean Foundation
Chris Palmer is a professor, speaker, author, and an environmental and wildlife film producer who has led the production of more than 300 hours of original programming for prime time television and the giant screen (IMAX) film industry. Chris is currently president of the One World One Ocean Foundation, which has launched a $150 million global media initiative to save the oceans. In 2004, he joined American University's full-time faculty as... Read More →
avatar for Louie Psihoyos

Louie Psihoyos

Executive Director, Oceanic Preservation Society
Academy award winning director of the critically aclaimed film "The Cove."


Friday September 28, 2012 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Portola Hotel (De Anza Ballroom II & III) Portola Hotel, 1st Floor, Two Portola Plaza Monterey, CA 93940

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