Convention Event Details

GENERAL SESSION: Be the Difference

May 10, 09:15 AM   -­­  May 10, 10:15 AM

General Session Description

Chad Pregracke, 2013 CNN Hero of the Year, is living proof that one person can make a difference. As the founder of America’s only “industrial strength” river clean-up organization, Chad tells a compelling, uplifting and inspiring story about growing up on the river and how his river experiences led to his unique vision to clean up the Mississippi River and start an internationally recognized not-for-profit, Living Lands & Waters.

Venture out on one of the world’s greatest rivers – a journey filled with endless challenges and gripping adventures. This motivating, captivating, genuine and refreshingly spontaneous story will show you that one person can truly make a difference.

Who Should Attend

All convention attendees


Chad Pregracke | Founder, Living Lands & Waters