3rd Sustainability Symposium and Expo for Southeastern North Carolina
Theme: “Sustainability and the Future of Energy and Water”
The symposium is a collaborative effort between BCC and the North Carolina Military Business Center. This event aims to explore the many interrelated aspects of incorporating: sustainability
practices, training, and opportunities for city & town planners,
business & industry, federal & state agencies, and individuals.
The symposium will provide the opportunity to: network, promote resources, and learn about sustainability practices and certifications.
When: Friday, March 22, 2013 from 8:00 - 3:00 pm.
Where: Brunswick Community College Leland Center for Economic and Workforce Development 2050 Enterprise
Drive, Leland, NC 28451 (Leland Industrial Park off HWY 74/76)
Purpose: This event explores the impact energy and water is having on businesses and communities when making
decisions for economic development, entrepreneurial opportunities, innovation, and long range planning
SESSIONS TO INCLUDE:
- Smart Grid and the Energy Cost of Moving Water
- The Energy and Water Connection for Sustainable Agriculture
Why & How to Make Your Small Business More Sustainable
- Biofuel from Switch Grass and Algae
Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy
- Energy and Waste Assessments for the Tourism Industry
Tracking Waste to Energy Opportunities in NC
- Sustainable Facility Operations with Zero Capital Investment
The Future of Energy the Next 40 Years
- Planning for Electrical Cars
Water Challenges and Strategies
- Doing Business with the Federal Government
Dr. David McNeils
Sustainability Scholar Sponsor $1,000
4 chamber scholarships, 2 participant passes, &
company logo on all advertising material.
Corporate Sponsor $500
This includes a display table, 4 participant
passes & company logo on all advertising
Vendor/Exhibitor Sponsor booth $100
This includes a display table and 2
For sponsorship information, call (910) 755-8561
Individual admission $35 (includes lunch)
Student admission $20 (includes lunch)
For admission information, call (910) 755-8084
To register and pay for admission, click here.
For more information, view the documents below:
Sustainability Symposium Vendor Application
Sustainability Symposium Sponsor Application