See the video highlights of the 2016 Sustainability Summit!
Presentations and links below.
Over 160 people representing over 80 organizations attended. For questions, comments, or to volunteer with Summit planning and outreach for a large and diverse group at the 2017 Summit, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, October 29, from 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Frazier Hall, Bellarmine University
2001 Newburg Rd., Louisville, KY 40205
Dr. Shahzeen Attari
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Presentation: To obtain slides or data, please contact Dr. Attari directly at email@example.com direc. Some of the work presented has not yet been published and cannot yet be made available on the web.
Presentation: View Sustainable Cleveland presentation here (pdf).
City of Columbus
Director, Office of Environmental Protection and Sustainability
Presentation: View Columbus’ Public Health & Sustainability presentation here (pdf).
Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce
VP, Business and Community Relations
Presentation: View the “Business Leadership to Advance Sustainability” presentation here (pdf).
Presentation: View the presentation from the Metro Office of Sustainability here (pdf).
Organizations featured in our afternoon Project Showcase (click on graphic for link):
Louisville Food Cooperative Bicycle Repair Shop CarShare & More
Projects were selected through an application process. For more information click HERE.
Louisville Sustainability Council 2016 Award Winners:
In recognition of their service and commitment to sustainability and health, the LSC planted a tree for each of the award winners.
Outstanding Volunteer Award Winner: Jacqueline Klein, Parker & Klein Real Estate
Outstanding Member Award: Institute for Healthy Air, Water, and Soil
Outstanding Achievement Award: Mimi Zinniel, Olmsted Parks Conservancy
Metro Louisville Office of Sustainability
2016 Sustain Louisville Champion Awards
Zero waste services and metrics provided by QRS Recycling.
Organics = 195 pounds of compostable materials recycled into compost product.
Commercial Single Stream = 166 pounds of mixed recyclable material.
Trash = no notable trash
Film Screening of Beargrass: The Creek in Our Backyard
Thursday, October 27, 2016, from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Click here to view the full sized poster for more info. Click here for photos from the event.
10/29 SUMMIT REGISTRATION COSTS
A light breakfast, buffet lunch, and afternoon coffee will be provided.
Early Bird (through October 23)
LSC Members $35 (discount code emailed separately)
General Admission (October 24-October 28)
LSC Members $50 (discount code emailed separately)
LSC Members $60
- One free drink ticket from the LSC’s Green Drinks Louisville at the pre-Summit kick off event on October 27
- Entrance to the Saturday Summit, including keynote speakers, panel discussion, and afternoon sessions, with light breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks
- A one-year individual level membership to the LSC.
- Summit attendees will have the chance to take home a free tree! Trees in three-gallon containers will be distributed to the first 50 interested attendees. Recipients must be present at the beginning and end of the event on Saturday, October 29, 2016.
Bike parking was provided from Bicycling for Louisville. Bellarmine University is located on TARC #21, and is a short walk from routes #17, #23, and #40. Carpooling is available through Cardinal Directions.
Scholarship Tickets are available: The deadline to apply for scholarship tickets was October 21st.
Exhibitors — Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for exhibitor questions.