Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

In celebration of Earth Day! Join us for Green Talks 2017

In celebration of Earth Day! Join us for Green Talks 2017

Just ahead of Earth Day, join us for this fast-paced sustainability-themed event!

Are you interested in sustainability? Want to know more about the green economy, sustainability trends, and improving the ecological footprint of your business?

As part of The Pledge for a Sustainable Community! initiative join the BBOT for Green Talks!, our annual sustainability forum!

Enjoy a delicious breakfast and great networking with business people, professionals and others who have an interest in sustainability.

Then enjoy our rapid-fire Green Talks! segment, where speakers will present fast, engaging and interesting 5-minute talks on an array of environmental topics. Presenters will discuss everything from composting and triple bottom lines to urban farming and retrofits.

Guests

Vancouver Aquarium- The importance of our oceans and the impact of ocean pollution

School District 41- Introducing sustainability to children through interactive learning

BCAA- EVO Car share and sustainable transportation

Gordon Ching- Circular economies and sustainability in the fashion industry

London Drugs- Waste diversion tactics

Electronic Products Recycling Association- The impact of recycling electronics

BCIT Centre for Architectural Ecology- Building acoustics and the use of “living walls”

City of Burnaby- Green infrastructure

 

We are all set for the April 19th event and hope to see you there! I have copied in some of the event details below:

 

2017- Green Talks!

Date: April 19
Time:  8:00am Registration
8:30am-10:00am
Venue: Personas Patio+Restaurant+Lounge at the Grand Villa Casino
Cost: $10 for BBOT members / $20 for non members
Register: Sign up online, call 604-412-0100, or email us.

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