Novim and the Alliance to Beat Covid

A campaign to counter vaccine hesitancy

In March and April of 2021, Novim, as part of the Alliance to Beat Covid, developed a public relations campaign to promote vaccinations against COVID-19, particularly for vaccine hesitant groups.  The Alliance to Beat Covid is a partnership between Novim, the Global Coalition on Aging and Brandstream.  On April 7, Scott Bedbury, founder of Brandstream, and Nick Bedbury discussed the My Best Shot campaign in a webinar for the Stanford Graduate School of Business Washington State Alumni Chapter.  

Novim, UCSB and Cottage Health

Issues, Approaches and Consequences of the Covid-19 Crisis

In April, May and June of 2020, Novim, along with its partners UCSB and Cottage Health put on a popular webinar series exploring the rapidly changing scientific knowledge around the new Covid-19 crisis.  In the 12 presentations, UCSB faculty, Cottage Health doctors and Santa Barbara community leaders discussed the medical research and health impacts of Covid-19, the spring shutdown and the local economy and UCSB research on modeling and policies to confront the crisis.  

Dr. Lynn Orr, Professor Emeritus, Stanford:


On February 25, 2020 Novim, in partnership with the Stanford Graduate School of Business and the UW Foster School of Business, were pleased to present an evening with Professor Lynn Orr, Founding Director of the Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy.

Two of the greatest challenges facing society today, climate change and providing the world with ever cleaner sources of electrical energy, converge on the Paris Accord.

As the transportation and housing sectors move toward the electrification of everything, how we produce that electricity while continuing to reduce carbon emissions in line with commitments made in Paris becomes ever more critical.