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May 13-14, 2014
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Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability
December 5-6, 2013
Washington, DC

Network for Emerging Leaders in Sustainability
November 12, 2013
Washington, DC

Best Practices for Risk-Informed Remedy Selection, Closure, and Post-Closure Control of Contaminated Sites
October 30-31, 2013
Washington, DC

Energy Water Considerations for the Sustainable Reuse and Recycling of Materials
September 10, 2013
Washington, DC

Sustainability for the Nation: Resource Connections & Governance Linkages
July 24, 2013
Davis, CA

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: A Focus on Portland
May 28-29, 2013
Portland, OR

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Sustainability Linkages in the Federal Government

First Committee Meeting
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
The Dupont Circle Hotel, Dupont B Room
1500 New Hampshire Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20036

10:15 AM    Welcome and Introductions

10:30 AM    Charge from Sponsors

12:20 PM    General Discussion and Q&A on Sponsor Perspectives

12:40 PM    Lunch

1:30 PM      Panel: State and Local Government Perspectives on Sustainability Linkages

  • David Paylor, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
  • Howard Neukrug, City of Philadelphia

2:10 PM      Panel: Industry Perspectives on Sustainability Linkages

  • Hank Habicht, SAIL Capital Partners
  • Edwin Pinero, Veolia Water North America (teleconference)

2:50 PM      Break

3:05 PM      Panel: Non-governmental Perspectives on Sustainability Linkages

3:45 PM      Panel: National Perspectives on Sustainability Linkages

4:25 PM      Department of Defense Perspective on Sustainability Linkages

5:15 PM      Meeting Adjourns

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