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07 Sep 2021

David Minton launches Evolve conference to kick off new conversation about climate change in health and fitness sector
BY Tom Walker

Evolve will be organised by David Minton (pictured), in partnership with Daniel Lieberman and Robert Kovach

Evolve will be organised by David Minton (pictured), in partnership with Daniel Lieberman and Robert Kovach
photo: The Leisure Database Company

A new, one-day conference will create a platform for a debate on how the global health and fitness industry can help tackle climate change.

Organised by David Minton, founder of The Leisure Database Company – in partnership with international best-selling author Daniel Lieberman and business psychologist Robert Kovach – the new Evolve conference will take place on 22 September.

"Given the urgent need to reduce demand for energy across the economy, the leisure and activity sector needs a decarbonisation plan with a deadline," David Minton said.

"Currently, we have no pledges to deliver this.

"As a result, we’re launching a new conference called Evolve to create a platform for debate.

"Evolve will be the Y Combinator for health, putting planetary health at the heart of personal health."

Minton announced the event in a wide-ranging article published in the current issue (8/2021) of HCM (which you can read here).

In it, Minton writes how the way people think about their own health and the future of the planet will see "planetary health at the heart of personal health for years to come".

To sign up for the Evolve conference, click here.




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