October 15, 2011

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SPEAKER: Elizabeth Dry – “The Green Brick Road: Educating Diverse Populations”

COMMUNITY SPONSOR – Promise of Peace Community Garden “The Green Brick Road” -A pathway to educate diverse populations on common ground with sustainable practices- By Elizabeth J. Dry Executive Director The Promise of Peace Community Garden As an educator for over 35 years I have encountered separation between those that have and those who have […]

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October 15, 2011

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SPEAKER: Mitch Fine – “Progressive Capitalism and The Business Case for Green”

COMMUNITY SPONSOR – The Progressive Capitalist Mitch Fine is a Sustainable Investing Specialist and “Progressive Capitalist”. He has spent the better part of two decades coaching and advising clients and businesses with the goal of empowering them to achieve their desired personal, financial, and organizational results.  He has pioneered the practice of sustainable investing with […]

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October 15, 2011

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SPEAKER: Tony Robinson – “Renewable, Clean and Smart Energy”

Tony Robinson has been involved with energy efficiency and sustainability in the built environment for more than twenty-five years, with broad experience in passive solar design, daylighting, product design & development, building energy analysis, manufacturers’ representation and construction management. His writings on energy & buildings have appeared in a variety of publications, including the Clean […]

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October 15, 2011

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SPEAKER: Joan Meeks – “Resources and Recycling: The Building Blocks”

 COMMUNITY SPONSOR – Ewaste Disposal Joan is a founding partner of EWD (Ewaste Disposal) located in Dallas.  EWD is an e-waste recycling company with a mission to educate   As a board of director for the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) North Texas she is actively involved with sustainability. With regards to waste, Joan is […]

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October 15, 2011

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SPEAKER: Gary Gene Olp – “The Built Environment”

Gary Gene Olp, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP Environmental Architect COMMUNITY SPONSOR – GGO Architects Gary Gene Olp directs a successful environmentally focused private architectural practice in Dallas, Texas. It is a general practice established in 1987 to effect a fundamental change in the application of the craft of Architecture based on an understanding of environmental […]

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October 15, 2011

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COMMUNITY SPONSOR – Deep Ellum Sustainability Council

SPEAKER – Jeff Kiec – “Creating Sustainable Neighborhoods”

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October 14, 2011

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COCKTAILS SPONSOR – VeeV

As the world’s first Acai spirit, VeeV strives to raise awareness, resources and support for the Brazilian rainforest.  VeeV donates $1 per bottle sold to projects that benefit the communities that produce this Brazilian “national superfruit.” VeeV is the first spirits company to offset its business activities and become certified carbon neutral.  The VeeV headquarters […]

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October 14, 2011

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COMMUNITY SPONSOR – GreenGard Services

GreenGard Services is a Distributor of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) products for better comfort and quality of health through a patented advanced oxidation technology system. http://www.greengardservices.com/

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