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Climate, Comedy & Cocktails

Network + Celebrate AAPI Climate Activists
 Wednesday, September 25 | 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM 

100 Washington St. 1st Fl, NYC, China Institute of America 

A dynamic evening celebrating the AAPI artists involved in the ALL ARTS/PBS documentary series "Climate Artists" with insightful discussion, comedy from rising star Jiaoying Summers, climate-conscious food & cocktails, and an exclusive world-premiere screening!

About Climate Artists


Follow teen poets, an arctic composer, garden dancers, ice painters, and a deep sea sculptor in a cinematic series that tells the story of climate change, while engaging the senses and sparking urgency and compassion on a uniquely human level. Presented by ALL ARTS and Peril and Promise, in partnership with The Climate Museum.


 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM 
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Discover Eco-Innovators

Step into a greener future with our Eco-Fair, where you can meet pioneering businesses dedicated to sustainability. From cutting-edge eco-tech to sustainable lifestyle products, connect with the people redefining our environmental impact.

Food, Drinks, & Booths Fair

6:00 pm - 8:30pm

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Comedy Night with

Jiaoying Summers

Lighten the evening with laughter as Jiaoying Summers takes the stage. Her sharp wit and insightful comedy shed a humorous light on serious environmental issues, proving that change can come with a smile.

Comedy Set 7:10pm - 7:20pm


Mingle at the Eco-Mixer

Savor the taste of change with our exquisite array of climate-conscious appetizers and signature cocktails. Network with a vibrant community of eco-advocates, thought leaders, and passionate attendees in an informal, dynamic setting.

Networking Breaks 6pm - 6:30pm

+ 8:10pm - 8:30pm

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Premiere Screening:

Climate Artists Season 2

Be the first to watch an exclusive premiere of the latest "Climate Artists" episode. Experience firsthand how art and activism merge in the compelling narrative of sTo Len, whose work challenges and inspires environmental responsibility.

Screening 7:25pm - 7:35pm


Engage with Climate Visionaries

Delve into critical discussions led by renowned experts exploring the urgent topics of climate change and sustainable solutions. Our panels promise profound insights and actionable knowledge, sparking dialogue and inspiration.

Panel Talk 6:35pm - 7:10pm

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Meet Artistic Changemakers

An unprecedented opportunity to meet influential AAPI artists like sTo Len and BD Wong. Engage in intimate discussions about their artistic journeys, their roles as activists, & how they use their platforms to advocate for the planet.

Artist Interview 7:40pm - 8:10pm


Eco+ Pass

Speakers & Performers

Panel on role of US-Asia bilateral engagement in combating climate change


Mingfang Ting

Professor of Climate, Columbia Climate School


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Jeffrey Shaman

Head of the Climate School at Columbia University​


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Rebecca Benner

Managing Director of Climate Programs at The Nature Conservancy (TNC)


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Stand-up act Jiaoying + Activist emcee BD


Jiaoying Summers

Rising stand-up comedian with a passion for charity work & social impact 

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BD Wong

Actor AAPI Activist starred in Jurassic Park, M. Butterfly, and more

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Post episode premiere interview with the artist


sTo Len

Artist Activist featured in the premiere of Climate Artists

Featured Guest

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Lisa Gold

Executive Director at Asian American Arts Alliance (A4)


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Christine Wong

Plant-based cook & Author of

The Vibrant Hong Kong Table 

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Delicious plant-based conscious cooking hors d'oeuvres from Christine Wong, along with her brand new cookbook on sale

Sponsors & Partners

Calling all sponsors/partners! Ready to help make a difference?

Download the deck and contact us!


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