February 8-10, 2011 Marriott Wardman Park Hotel Washington, D.C. www.greenjobsconference.org
The fourth Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. on February 8-10, 2011. Join us in 2011 for the leading forum for sharing ideas and strategies for building the green economy. This year’s Conference — focused on putting these ideas into practice in your community and creating good green jobs across the country — will bring together leaders from the labor, environmental and government and business communities for a critical discussion on how to move our economy forward with good, safe jobs that help to protect the environment for the next generation.
Become a Convener Join the hundreds of companies and organizations serving as conveners for the 2011 Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference, including: • American Federation of Teachers
• National Resources Defense Council
• American Institute of Architects
• United Auto Workers
• American Wind Energy Association
• United Steelworkers
• Center for American Progress
• Sierra Club
• Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
• National League of Cities • D.C. Office of Planning
• Laborers’ International Union of North America
Register Today The Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference features an engaging line-up of high-profile speakers. In 2010, speakers included House Speaker Nancy Pelosi,
Put ideas into practice in your community: • Enlightening Workshops: more than 100 workshops on a variety of topics across seven concentrations including: – Business, Investments and New Markets – Clean Energy Manufacturing – Emerging Green Sectors: Recycling, Chemicals, Water, Agriculture and Other Growing Industries – Green Infrastructure and Transportation – Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency – State and Local Initiatives and Partnerships – Workforce, Economic Development and Youth Education Details on all workshops can be found at www.greenjobsconference.org. • Exciting Plenaries: speeches and panel sessions with prominent speakers who are working to create good, green jobs across the country. • Green Jobs Advocacy Day: February 10 is the BlueGreen Alliance Green Jobs Advocacy Day, where allies from labor unions, environmental and trade organizations, and hundreds of green jobs advocates will head to Capitol Hill to educate their lawmakers about the important issues surrounding the development of a green economy. For more information, visit www.bluegreenalliance.org/ advocacy_day.
Energy Secretary Dr. Steven Chu, EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Labor Secretary Hilda L. Solis, Senator John Kerry, AFL-CIO President Richard L. Trumka, USW International President Leo W. Gerard, Sierra Club Chairman Carl Pope, ArcelorMittal Steel’s Executive Vice President Louis L. Schorsch, The Clorox Company’s Executive Vice President Beth Springer, Governors Ed Rendell of Pennsylvania and Bill Ritter of Colorado, and Phildalephia Mayor Michael Nutter.
Register today at: www.greenjobsconference.org
Published on Jan 20, 2011
Published on Jan 20, 2011
The fourth Good Jobs, Green Jobs National Conference will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. on February 8-10...