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Hero Speaker Series: Jimmy Chin
August 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jimmy Chin is coming to Studio/E.
Yes, that Jimmy Chin: the adventurer, filmmaker, and recent Academy Award® nominee.
Jimmy is known for capturing the best adventure athletes in the world as they defy human achievement, and in order to do so, he is a world-class athlete himself. In collaboration with his wife and fellow filmmaker Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy brings people on journeys that few would ever brave.
His 2015 film, Meru, tells the gripping story of survival and perseverance as he and two of the globe’s best climbers attempt to scale the most dangerous peak in the Himalayas. Free Solo, which is up for an Oscar in the feature documentary category, follows athlete Alex Honnold as he climbs the 3,000-foot El Capitan without a rope. These films have been met with much acclaim, and it’s easy to see why: his skill in capturing these moments is only rivaled by his capacity to keep up with the adventurers in these high-risk environments – like skiing off the summit of Mount Everest or climbing 1,500 feet of smooth granite.
A Minnesota native, Jimmy is coming to Studio/E to share his stories about exploration, resilience, and how he captures the extreme.
This event will be extraordinary. Join us.
Please note: The location is subject to change based on interest.
Tickets: $75 for general public, free to active Studio/E members + 1 guest with discount code.
Parking: Street parking is available at paid meters surrounding the building. You’ll also find a parking ramp (the 11th and Harmon Municipal Ramp) connected to the building.
5:30 – 6:00 PM Happy Hour
6:00 – 7:30 PM Presentation and Q&A
7:30 – 8:30 PM Closing and Connecting
Food, drink, and inspiration will be provided
Why is Studio/E hosting an event with Jimmy Chin?
Because we’re passionate about exploration, and few people explore quite like Jimmy. He embodies Exploratory Leadership in everything he does, from his adventures to his filmmaking to his philanthropy, and we want to hear about his approach to exploration, business, and life.
Do you accept refunds?
In order to receive a full refund, we do require a minimum of 7 days notice prior to the event. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to make this request.
Where can I learn more about Studio/E?
Studio/E is a diverse and open learning community of individuals and institutions who engage in content and experiences that shape the future they desire.
At Studio/E, we explore new mindsets, competencies, and methodologies from diverse leaders that help our members explore, launch and navigate their great ideas. It’s through these powerful tools that leaders and their enterprises not only survive but thrive in everything they do.
To learn more, explore our website yourstudioe.com or reach out to email@example.com.