Thursday, May 15th, 2014
2014 Sustainability Leadership Summit
The 2014 Summit will explore sustainability through the lens of entrepreneurship and collaboration! Our theme this year is Sustainable Entrepreneurs Take the Lead: Examples of Partnerships & Collaborations that Build a Strong Local Economy! The day will bring together many of New England’s most successful entrepreneurs, community leaders, business owners and academics to develop new partnerships and action plans to build the local, green, and fair economy of the future.
Early Bird Rate Until March 15th: Register by March 15th to take advantage of our discount!
$75 for SBN Members // $95 for Non-Members
SBN’s Summit is by invitation only, but we are always looking for new leaders to engage in our work. If you know of other’s that would benefit from attending the summit, please encourage them to register: Summit Registration
The Summit is organized around five pillars of a strong local economy:
- Growing the Green Economy
- Deepening Business to Business Relationships
- Transforming the Local Food System
- Community Capital for Economic Development
- Building Strong Local Economies and Vibrant Communities
The Summit will feature short inspirational keynote speakers, interactive networking activities, breakout educational sessions, and open space technology programs to generate new action plans for change.
We will also be introducing optional afternoon sessions to continue the conversation. More information will be available in February!
8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 Welcome and Introduction
8:50 Keynote Speaker (to be announced soon!)
9:50 Keynote Speaker (to be announced soon!)
9:45 Breakout Sessions on Five Pillars of a Local Economy
11:00 Open Space Technology Session
12:00 Closing Comments and Open Space Reports
12:30 Optional Lunch
1:30-4:00 pm Post-Conference Workshops *Registration for seminars will open mid-February*
For more information on previous Summit conferences, check out these links: