7th Annual Sustainable Communities Workshop 2012
General Event Information
Register now for the 7th annual Sustainable Communities Workshop - October 30
7th Annual Sustainable Communities Workshop 2012 “Innovation for the Future” Tuesday, October 30th 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
Register now; http://www.scgov.net/SustainableCommunities
Please join us for our popular annual one-day workshop. Sponsorship and exhibitor applications are available on workshop website
Our morning keynote speaker is Alex Wilson, the founder of BuildingGreen, Inc. and executive editor of Environmental Building News. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to meet Alex. A national leader in green building and widely published writer on energy, green building, and environmental topics, this is the first time Alex Wilson is presenting in Florida. Our afternoon keynote speaker is Dr. Lynn Ringenberg, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Florida. Learn from expert speakers, meet new people and share ideas, and connect to what's going on in our area. Visit exhibitors that include energy and water saving products, see plug-in electric vehicles available now on display, enjoy short films during lunch and the Lexicon of Sustainability exhibit.
$30 registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon refreshment break featuring local and organic food. Raffle prizes, great food, fun and networking in a beautiful setting at the LEED certified Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida Event Center, 4740 Cattlemen Road, Sarasota. Register now; http://www.scgov.net/SustainableCommunities
Join us for the 2nd Annual Green Business Roundtable hosted by the Green Business Leadership Council of the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce the evening before, Monday, Oct. 29th from 5:00- 7:30 pm. What are the business opportunities in 'going green' ? Local business sustainability heroes will share valuable insights into their sustainability journeys. Come mingle with the speakers and community business leaders during cocktail hour before they take the stage. Our Chamber is offering a special combo ticket for attending both the 10/29 Chamber Green Business Roundtable and 10/30 Sustainable Communities workshop. For more information on the 2nd Annual Green Business Roundtable please visit www.sarasotachamber.com/events , contact Anthony Hartman at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.