Sustainable Decisions Effecting Home, Business and Community

Venue: The Gering Civic Center, (800)998-8921 / (308)436-6888

Location: Gering, Nebraska, United States

Event Date/Time: Mar 26, 2009 End Date/Time: Mar 26, 2009
Registration Date: Mar 23, 2009
Early Registration Date: Mar 02, 2009
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Symposium 2009 focus is sustainable decisions that effect your home, your business, and your community. Attendees will learn what can be done to make a difference where they live, work and play. Decisions impact sustainable life styles, company profitability, and their communities long term survival. See Flier, Brochure area

Conserving natural resources and fostering social and economic responsibility is a global movement called environmental sustainability. Sustainability is promoting a cultural change in how we look at, and perform daily business operations, and our effects on the triple bottom line of people, profit and planet.

Sustainability defined: “Meeting our needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs – from the 1987 World Commission on Environment and Development (Brundtland Report)”


Additional Information

Who should attend: building trades professionals; people involved with City Administration (council members, administration, staff, all employees); students from any school or college; and the public in general. Attendees encouraged from IA, CO, MO, KS, NE, WY, SD Admission: refreshments / lunch included - $40-general public; see a sponsor or partner organization listed below for a $10 discount to event; $15-Students (and student group sponsor - ID may be required). One coupon per person (does not apply for student rate). Note - late registration after March 2 is $50, Student is $20, deadline Monday, March 23, 2009 Pre-registration required for lunch preparations Times: 7:30am-8:10 registration, event starts at 8:00am-4:30pm, Sessions will be 50 minutes with 10 minute breaks. Many door prizes awarded! Venue: The Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St, Gering, Nebraska, 69341 (800)998-8921 / (308)436-6888