Organizer: International Society of Sustainability Professionals
Date: 09.22.11, 08:00AM – 09.23.11, 05:00PM ET
The International Society of Sustainability Professionals' first ever face-to-face summit taking place on September 22-23 in Portland, OR is an opportunity for sustainability champions from all over the world to convene, network, learn and help shape the profession. The conference is designed to be a rich learning experience to help professionals accelerate the adoption of sustainability in organizations and communities.
Conference attendees will have a chance to provide input to professional standards development, learn from real world case studies, network with their peers and experience hands-on learning.
The agenda includes top-flight speakers from Nike, Mattel, Underwriters Laboratory, the Federal Government, Worldwatch Institute, Georgia Tech and more.
In addition to a high quality agenda and a gathering of sustainability leaders from around the world, the program includes the inauguration of the ISSP Sustainability Hall of Fame, collaborative work on the ISSP signature Sustainability Lexicon Project, and an interactive World Cafe that will help chart the future of the profession.