Scottsdale, AZ, October 01, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- 2012 Survival Conference
On December 21st, 2012 the ancient Mayan Long Count Calendar comes to an abrupt end. There are many theories and prophecies from around the world that point to one thing: We are living in a time of global change. With the subject of 2012 gaining mainstream popularity, it is a good time to use that date as a deadline to become more self-reliant. You can be more self-reliant by 2012. Let us show you how you can do it. Join a collection of well respected team of experts to learn valuable skills to change your way of living for the better without leaving the city.
The topics covered are:
Urban Survival Skills - How to prepare to survive the worst case scenarios if you live in the city.
Sustenance Gardening - How to grow a compact garden that produces enough food for your family.
Going Off-The-Grid On A Budget - How to take the steps to live off-the-grid with a working family budget in mind.
Natural Medical Remedies - How to use plants as medicine as an alternative to mainstream medicines.
Event website - Ticket Sales & Info:
October 17th, 2009
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 N Scottsdale Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Cody Lundin is an internationally recognized professional in the field of primitive living skills, modern wilderness survival and urban self-reliance training. Due to his intimate understanding of the physics, psychology and physiology of survival, Cody is routinely sought after to train the media, individuals and organizations in the art of self-reliance.
As a result of his skill and dedication, Cody has been featured in dozens of national and international media sources including The Today Show, TV Guide, The Discovery Channel, Lifetime Television, The History Channel, Dateline NBC, CBS News, Fox News, USA Today, The New York Times, Playboy magazine, Esquire magazine, Field and Stream magazine, The Donny and Marie Show and CBC Radio One in Canada. In September of 1999 Cody was honored as the third person in history to appear on the cover of Backpacker magazine which featured a story on his skills and philosophies of survival. He has consulted for National Geographic Television, PBS, the Travel Channel, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the United States Forest Service, Copley News Service, and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), among others.
Cody is the author of two best-selling books on survival and preparedness, 98.6 Degrees: The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive and When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need to Survive When Disaster Strikes, published by Gibbs Smith Publisher. 98.6 Degrees has been translated into Spanish and is routinely featured in Amazon’s top ten survival books since its release in 2003. It’s also been adopted as a training manual by dozens of Search and Rescue teams around the country and has saved several lives. When All Hell Breaks Loose sold 10,000 copies in less than three weeks after its release and continues to be featured in Amazon’s top five books under the “Disaster Relief” heading.
Dennis McClung is the founder and webmaster of 2012Supplies.com and related websites. Dennis left his career as a project manager to focus his full attention to live a more self-reliant lifestyle and serve as a model on how to accomplish this by the year 2012. Dennis feels that regardless of your beliefs in 2012 or lack thereof, we can all use a date to help motivate a positive change in society as a whole creating a positive shift in consciousness.
Dennis has recently filmed for such networks as ABC, The History Channel, CBS, to discuss how to change your life by the year 2012 .
Dr. Rob Ellsworth NMD received his Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University and completed his studies as a Naturopathic Physician at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona. Naturopathic Medicine is based on a model of wellness rather than disease management. It effectively integrates cutting edge innovations in medical science with proven natural modalities.
JK Scott, author of the acclaimed 2012 based novel Shades Of Truth, worked as a national account representative and sales executive in the technology industry for more than two decades. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from California State University, East Bay. She attended the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, School of Consciousness & Transformation. She is currently working on her next novel.
Donna Bruce MAA has been an organic vegetable gardener in the desert for 25 years. In Arizona, that is over 50 growing seasons. She has used the square foot garden method for 10 years. Donna has found this method to be an excellent tool and when combined with proper companion planting, crop rotation and a knowledge of the Arizona planting seasons can provide your family with baskets full of fresh produce.