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Agenda for the Recycling Energy Forum, April 24th

We are excited to announce the Official Agenda for the Recycling Energy Forum, Expo & Education event this April 24, 2015. There will be many great speakers, exhibitors/sponsors, refreshments by Whole Foods Market of North Miami and Mad Chiller Coffee, including a networking event with Eco-Couture Recycling Fashion Show. Plan your day and evening with[…]

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GOING PAPERLESS, REDUCING COSTS AND YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT

Lorraine Messana will be bringing us some practical tips at the Expo in Green Printing Techniques: Papercut MF, Secure and Mobile Print, including how to move towards a paperless office, reduce, re-use and re-cycle and small changes that save money and reduce our footprint. The presentation will take place from 12 – 12.30pm in room 128.[…]

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BRINGING AFRICA TO AMERICA, MICHELLE SALAS TALKS CONSERVATION AND MEASURES AGAINST POACHING

Michelle Salas will be discussing the importance of wildlife conservation and its’ interconnection with sustainability in Wildlife Conservation and Anti-poaching Efforts in Africa. She will also point out serious threats some species in Africa are facing due to poaching and human population growth. Aside from just pointing out the problems, Michelle will talk about anti-poaching[…]

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CITY OF NORTH MIAMI TALKS GREEN WITH KENT WALIA

We are very excited to have Kent Walia present at tomorrow’s Recycling Energy Forum, Expo & Education. He will be providing insights of what City of North Miami is doing to become more sustainable. Come learn what the City of North Miami is doing to promote and implement sustainability in the presentation, “Sustainability Initiatives”.   Kent Walia[…]

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From Recycled Content to “Outcycling” Coming Full Circle Presented by Nick Gunia

Nick Gunia, President of Alterna Corp. and K.G. International., will be speaking at the Recycling Energy Forum on Friday at 10:30am-11am in Room 130. He will discuss how his companies’ innovative products incorporate recycled materials, from recycled paper to recycled plastic.  Nick will also focus on a new partnership with the Center for Regenerative Design & Collaboration in Costa[…]

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Meaningful Measurement of FIU’s Sustainability Programs by Alexandra Dutton

Come hear Alexandra “Ali” Dutton, Assistant Director for FIU’s Office of University Sustainability speak on “Meaningful Measurement of FIU’s Sustainability Programs’ at the Recycling Energy Forum on Friday. The phrase “If you can’t measure it, you can’t management it” is on constant repeat in the sustainability conference world. Heading  an administrative office that reports to the[…]

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STERLING LAYLOCK TO SPEAK OF AN INNOVATIVE PLAN FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT

Sterling Laylock will present “The Plan to Win: Keeping Used Water Out of Biscayne Bay”. As he explains, our entire county is under an EPA Consent Decree to rebuild sewer lines, wastewater treatment plants and we are mandated to operate our wastewater systems more responsibly. Every citizen contributes to this waste stream every day and[…]

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EXPERIENCE A NATURE TOUR AND MARINE LAB WITH NICHOLAS OGLE AT THE EXPO

Nicholas Ogle, along with students from the School of Environment, Arts and Society at FIU, will be leading kids on a short walk along the FIU BBC nature trail and discussing local coastal ecosystems as well as the challenges and issues that they face. This experience will also include a touch tank with marine invertebrates[…]

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Recycling Energy Forum Welcomes Art of Cultural Evolution on April 24, 2015

The Art of Cultural Evolution nonprofit organization will be exhibiting at the Recycling Energy Forum this week on Friday, April 24, 2015. Their projects include the Colony1 Living Building Challenge in Miami and ways to educate about sustainability through different art forms. We are very excited to have their creativity and knowledge on sustainable solutions[…]

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Leisha John, Americas Director for Environmental Sustainability for EY Will Present at Recycling Energy Forum

We are very excited to have Leisha John present at next week’s Recycling Energy Forum, Expo & Education event on April 24th. She will bring her insights on how a global organization like EY (Ernst & Young), ranked the world’s most attractive professional services employer in Universum’s annual World’s Most Attractive Employer ranking, has taken steps to be[…]

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