What is #EarthOptimism?

Earth Optimism is a worldwide movement aimed at fundamentally shifting how we frame the environmental narrative, from one of doom and gloom to one focused on solutions and success.

2021 #EarthOptimism Summit

Join us in celebrating conservation successes through a fantastic speaker programme and learn what we can all do to make a difference in our everyday lives. All of the talks and activities that aired as part of the 2021 event are available on demand.

2017 #EarthOptimism Summit

2017 saw the first Earth Optimism Summit in Cambridge. An estimated 1500 people visited the David Attenborough Building during the course of an unforgettable day.

Connect with us

We'd love to hear your stories of #EarthOptimism - please get in touch using the #EarthOptimism hashtag.

Cambridge Conservation Initiative

The Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI) is a unique collaboration between the University of Cambridge and nine leading internationally focused biodiversity conservation organisations based in and around Cambridge, UK.

The Cambridge Festival

Earth Optimism 2021 ran in conjunction with the Cambridge Festival, which happened 26 March - 4 April 2021