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Upcoming Events

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities, Meeting 2
April 29-30, 2015
Long Beach, CA

Network for Emerging Leaders in Sustainability (NELS)
April 8, 2015
Washington, DC

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Recent Events

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities, Meeting 1
February 12-13, 2015
Washington, DC

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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