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April 15-16, 2013

DoubleTree by Hilton, Bethesda, MD

Smart and Sustainable Campuses Conference 2013

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Conference Schedule

Sunday, April 14th

8:00 am

Breakfast and Registration open

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-conference Workshop: 
Recalibrating Sustainability for the Northeast
Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium

12:00 pm

Lunch

3:00 pm

Coffee Break

Monday, April 15th

7:30 am

Breakfast and Registration open

8:40 am

Concurrent sessions and workshops

11:30 am

Lunch

12:30 pm

Opening Remarks

Opening Plenary: Greening the Supply Chain  
Corporate Panel

2:00 pm

Concurrent sessions and workshops

3:00 pm

Coffee Break

5:00 pm

Keynote Address: Beyond Green Jobs: The Next American Economy
Van Jones, Rebuild the Dream

6:00 pm

Networking Reception and Poster Presentation

Tuesday, April 16th

8:00 am

Breakfast and Registration open

9:00 am

Morning Plenary: Modern Climate Change: Where have we been and where are we headed?
Thomas Karl, Director, NOAA National Climatic Data Center

10:10 am

Concurrent sessions and workshops

11:30 am

Lunch

12:30 pm

Plenary Session: Higher Education - Reducing Our Footprint
Colin Beavan, No Impact Man

1:30 pm

Concurrent sessions and workshops

3:00 pm

Coffee Break

Wednesday, April 17th

8:00 am

Breakfast and Registration open

9:00 am

Post-conference Workshop:
Building a Sustainable Brand: How to Identify, Attract and Engage Stakeholders in Your Mission
Samantha Villegas and Eric Eckl

12:00 pm

Lunch

3:00 pm

Coffee Break