Past Events

11Dec Airing of NatGeo WILD 'American Cougar' Film Featuring Panthera's Dr. Howard Quigley & Teton Cougar ProjectSunday, December 11, 2011 - 9:00pm Monday, December 12, 2011 - 9:00pmNatGeo WILD

As part of 'Big Cat Week,' the National Geographic WILD film, 'American Cougar,' featuring Panthera's cougar expert Dr. Howard Quigley and the Teton Cougar Project, which Quigley directs, will air on Sunday 12/11 at 9P et/pt and Monday 12/12 at 8P et/pt.

Watch film clips, see film photos and learn more about 'American Cougar' at

11Dec Panthera's Dr. Howard Quigley Speaks at Screening of NatGeo WILD Film 'American Cougar'Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 7:00pm Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 7:00pmNational Museum of Wildlife Art - Jackson Hole, WY

Panthera Jaguar Program Executive Director and Teton Cougar Project Director, Dr. Howard Quigley, will speak at a special community screening of “American Cougar,” a program that follows wild cougars and their survival in the harsh landscape of the northern Rocky Mountains, on Sunday, December 11 at 7 p.m. at the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

See film clips and learn more about 'American Cougar' at

30Nov Steve Winter National Geographic Lecture: On the Trail of the TigerWednesday, November 30, 2011 - 7:30pm Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 9:30pmNational Geographic Live

Join Panthera Media Director and National Geographic photographer, Steve Winter, for the ‘On the Trail of the Tiger’ lecture to learn about his recent travels through India, Sumatra, and Thailand to photograph the dwindling populations of tigers in these countries. Winter will also discuss how Panthera is working across tiger range states to protect the world’s remaining 3,200 tigers through the Tigers Forever program, which aims to increase tiger numbers by 50% in key sites throughout Asia over a ten year period.

Winter’s moving images of tigers will appear in the December 2011 issue of National Geographic and will also be on display for his lecture.

2Nov Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz to Appear at The MothWednesday, November 2, 2011 - 7:30pm Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 9:00pmThe Town Hall 123 West 43rd Street New York, NY 10013

Panthera CEO and big cat expert, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz will appear at The Moth's Town Hall event -Raising the Roof - on Wednesday, November 2nd, at 7:30pm to share new stories from his decades-long career in wild cat conservation.

24Oct Photography Lecture By Panthera Media Director, Steve WinterMonday, October 24, 2011 - 8:00pm Monday, October 24, 2011 - 9:00pmApple Store, Upper West Side, 1981 Broadway, NYC

Join us this coming Monday, October 24th, for a special lecture on the art of photography by Panthera Media Director and National Geographic photographer, Steve Winter.  The lecture will be held at 8pm at the Apple store on New York City’s Upper West Side. During the presentation, Steve will share stories from his career as a wildlife photographer and discuss the art of photographing wildlife, including big cats, and how his work benefits the conservation of these magnificent animals through Panthera’s global conservation projects.

Learn more about Steve Winter.  

13Oct Oct. 13-19: Re-airing of ‘A Voice for the Animals’ Featuring Panthera CEO Dr. Alan RabinowitzThursday, October 13, 2011 - 9:00am Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 11:00amAmerican Public Radio

Now through Wednesday, October 19th, Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz’s interview on American Public Radio’s On Being program (formerly the Speaking of Faith program) will re-air across the country on over 240 public radio stations. Download the interview podcast or stream it to hear Dr.

5Oct TEDx Panama City Lecture – Dr. Esteban Payán Garrido on “A Jaguar for Your Life”Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 9:00am Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 6:00pmPanama City, Panama

Panthera’s Corridor Coordinator for our Northern South America Program, Dr. Esteban Payán Garrido, has been invited to speak at this year’s TEDx conference in Panama City, Panama on October 5th. Dr. Payán will present a lecture entitled “Un jaguar por tu vida” or “A Jaguar for Your Life” in which he will discuss the concept of the Jaguar Corridor, which Panthera is implementing through the Jaguar Corridor Initiative.

3Oct Jackson Hole Wildlife Film FestivalMonday, October 3, 2011 - 9:00am Friday, October 7, 2011 - 5:00pmGrand Teton Park, Wyoming

Since 1991, the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival has produced a unique biennial industry conference that draws 650 media professionals, writers, leading scientists and conservationists to Jackson Hole. They converge from around the world to hone skills, explore emerging technologies and market opportunities, network with professional associates and honor notable achievements within the industry. Internationally recognized as the premier event of its genre, the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival is an unparalleled industry gathering. Its film competition—a nature film equivalent to the Oscars®—honors top films selected from over 800 category entries. This year, the festival will be held from October 3rd-7th in Grand Teton Park, Wyoming.

15Sep Saving the Jaguars Lecture by Panthera CEO Dr. Alan RabinowitzThursday, September 15, 2011 - 7:00pm Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 9:00pmMahopac Public Library, Mahopac, New York

Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz will give a presentation, Saving the Jaguars, in his hometown of Mahopac, New York at the Mahopac Public Library at 7p.m. on Thursday, September 15th. Join us to hear Dr. Rabinowitz discuss why conservation of the jaguar is so critical and what Panthera – the world’s leading wild cat conservation organization – is doing to save the species through the Jaguar Corridor Initiative and the Pantanal Jaguar Project.

5Aug 'To Skin a Cat' Documentary Fundraiser - Mziki Shareblock Golf DayFriday, August 5, 2011 - 10:30am Friday, August 5, 2011 - 8:00pmRoyal Durban Golf Club Durban, South Africa

A fundraiser for the 'To Skin A Cat' documentary film featuring Panthera's Leopard Program Coordinator will be held during the Mziki Shareblock Corporate Golf Day on August 5th at the Royal Durban Golf Club. The event will also benefit a comprehensive research study into the hyena population within the Munyawana reserve area in South Africa, considered important for both Munyawana and national conservation efforts.

All proceeds from the fundraiser will go towards the making of 'To Skin A Cat,' which will raise awareness about the persection of leopards in South Africa for the illegal skin trade and help put pressure on international and local bodies to make significant changes in leopard conservation in southern Africa.