Roger Ressmeyer spoke on April 15, 2016 to the Blue Earth conference at the Seattle Public Library.
Blue Earth is an innovative community of non-profit and cause-driven organizations, documentary photographers, filmmakers, change-makers and communications professionals meeting for two days of inspiration and education on the collaborative future of visual storytelling to affect social change.
Collaborations for Cause was a two-day event that brought together cutting-edge content creators and front-line organizations for an exploration of how to harness the power of the evolving media landscape. Presented by Blue Earth Alliance, the fourth annual conference buillt upon the organization's 20-year history of facilitating issue-driven visual storytelling. With a mix of presentations by leading experts, in-depth case studies showcasing real projects, insightful arm-chair conversations, and break-out sessions, participants left inspired and armed with fresh approaches, an expanded network of contacts and new resolve to build lasting positive change. The conference included interactive, small group discussions hosted by experts on topics such as innovative marketing,