The Safina Center
80 North Country Road
Setauket, NY 11733
The Purist’s Connect 4 Ideas Festival runs:
Tuesday, August 29th: 9am – 5pm
Wednesday, August 30th: 9am – 12pm
The new wave of ‘ideas events’ will converge in the Hamptons for the first time and bring together academics and creatives in the four major fields at the top of everyone’s minds today: new technology, education, politics, and the well-being of ourselves and our environment.
The speakers will speak over the course of two days and include: Andrew Cuomo, New York State Governor; Jennifer Esposito, Actress & Nutritional Expert; Adam Levin, Cyber Security Expert; Donna D’Cruz, Spiritualist and Master of Meditation; Carl Safina, Scientist at Stony Brook University and Safina Center Founder; Alex Matthiessen, Environmentalist; Father Edward Beck, Spiritual Teacher; Dr. Frank Lipman, Integrative Medicine Coach; Seamus Mullen, Award-Winning Chef; and Dr. Kelly Posner Gerstenhaber, Thought Leader at Columbia University.