Keynote 4: No Horizon is So Far
Presented by Explorer Ann Bancroft
Location: Grand Ballroom
3:35 PM - 4:40 PMTue
Native Minnesota explorer, Ann Bancroft shares her stories of travel and adventure in her motivational speeches in order to inspire others to pursue their dreams just as she has done. One of the most notable polar explorers in the world, she has crushed the myth of the limitations of women in the best possible, most practical, ways. Tenacity and courage defines Ann Bancroft's character and has earned her worldwide recognition as one of today's most influential role models. Ann Bancroft's teamwork and leadership skills continuously underwent severe tests as she was the first woman to cross the ice to the North and South Poles.