Monday, January 24, 2011

Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference

The Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference is one of the largest and most diverse annual gatherings of green economy stakeholders in the US. It is scheduled to take place in Washington DC from February 8 - 10, 2011.

The 2010 Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference brought together nearly 3,000 people from across the country to turn ideas into action and build a new green economy in the United States.
The 2011 event will include discussions on America’s infrastructure challenges and opportunities. It will also address how green transportation and transit will create good jobs, protect the environment and ensure that America remains globally competitive.

Transportation Secretary LaHood, EPA Administrator Jackson and others will speak at 2011 Green Jobs Conference.

The 2011 workshop program concentrates on building the green economy, including: Green Infrastructure and Transportation; State and Local Initiatives and Partnerships; Workforce, Economic Development and Youth Education; Emerging Green Sectors: Recycling, Chemicals, Water, Agriculture and Other Growing Industries; Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency; Business, Investments and New Markets; and Clean Energy Manufacturing. See the conference agenda for more information.

Good Jobs Green Jobs also gives participants a free space in which they can host meetings or events at the Conference. Click here to learn more or to request a space. To attend the Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference, go to registration.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

i think i was reading about this at NYT this month