Green Cities, Business and Beyond

Identify issues, connect with people, and participate in a community which is focused on leveraging opportunities, mitigating risk and managing the regulatory issues arising from green and sustainability initiatives.

Why You Should Attend:

  • Opportunity: Green can be profitable. Help your organization and your clients leverage alternative energy, green products, green building and construction, and tax credits.
  • Challenges and Risk Mitigation: With case studies and real world examples, prepare yourself and your clients to overcome the challenges arising from key issues: litigation, crisis/disaster, public relations, LEED de-certification, and LEEDigation.
  • Compliance: Hear what’s on the horizon from regulatory agencies such as FERC, CFTC, EPA, FTC, DOJ and the SEC.

4 exceptional tracks:footprint

  • Legal
  • Smart Cities
  • Sustainable Business
  • Economic Development

This conference is for:

Law Firms and Legal Departments: Builder, Developer, Compliance, and Real Estate Attorneys; IT; Various Attorneys; Management Positions

Municipalities: Elected officials and others in charge of planning and executing green vision for municipalities. Includes city attorneys, environmental and sustainability departments, land use and planning professionals.

Industry: Developers, compliance and sustainability officers, chief environmental officers, public relations, corporate communications and product development.

Session Highlights:

Panel discussions with industry experts from Deloitte, DuPont, IBM and more.
Speaking Engagements from Marketing Professionals, Michigan Medical Marijuana Attorneys, Corporate Lawyers, and Business Attorneys.
CLE credits, AIA and USGBC continuing education points will be offered.
Panel of Mayors from award winning green cities.
LEED pre-certification training (optional).