Event Date/Time: Nov 08, 2008 End Date/Time: Nov 09, 2008
Registration Date: Nov 07, 2008
Early Registration Date: Aug 21, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Aug 21, 2008
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Los Angeles premier annual gathering, Opportunity Green 2008 at UCLA is a convergence of the prime movers & shakers and the up & coming innovators driving today's new green economy.

Rub elbows with 500+ of the hottest entrepreneurial CEOs, executives, investors, designers, MBA/design school talent, and cultural creatives focused on building sustainable enterprises.

Forge new strategic partnerships while exploring Sustainable Strategies and Best Practices.

Discover Product Innovation & Design for Sustainability, How Leading Fortune 500's are Implementing Sustainability for Growth, Raising Investment Capital, Branding, What's Hot/Not in Green, The Clean Tech Revolution and more.

Keynote speakers include Rick Ridgeway, Executive Vice President of Environmental Programs & Communications, Patagonia; Lorrie Vogel, General Manager, NIKE Considered: Micheala O'Connor Abams, Publisher & President of Dwell; Tom Szacky, CEO/Founder Terracycle; Joshua Onyska, CEO/Founder Panagea Organics and Joshua Dorfman, Host/Author "The Lazy Environmentalist & CEO Vivavi.

The Opportunity Green Business Conference is sponsored by The Anderson School of Management, Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies and The UCLA Sustainable Resource Center.

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Opportunity Green 2008 brings together 500+ forward-thinking industry leaders, entrepreneurs, creative professionals from companies like Sun Microsystems, Saatchi & Saatchi, Deloitte, TBWA/Chiat/Day, Viacom, Lehman Brothers, Disney, Cannon, ING, Intuit, Deutsch, Jack Morton, Sapient, NBC, Gensler, Morrison Forrester, BP and other innovative entrepreneurial enterprises. During 2 days, you’ll experience visionary speakers, interactive workshops and networking gatherings that discuss bankable and exciting topics such as recognizing green business opportunities, effectively branding and marketing your green initiatives, and crafting a sustainable future for your company.