2013 Building SustainAble Communities Conference

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Date: 
25 November, 2013 to 28 November, 2013

The Fresh Outlook Foundation is hosting its 6th Building SustainAble Communities conference November 25th to 28th in Kelowna. Please save room in your calendar and your budget for this highly acclaimed and hugely popular event that last year drew 600 delegates from 80 communities!

In keeping with our commitment to make every conference a unique encounter, we've partnered with global performance improvement organization FranklinCovey to provide an informative and inspirational conference/training experience designed to accelerate your move toward sustainability.

CCEDNet is supporting the economic stream of the conference with a keynote contribution from Mike Lewis drawing on his recent book The Resilience Imperative, and sessions by Executive Director Mike Toye. 

The program will include success stories from the public, private, non-profit, and academic sectors in the following topics: 

  • Organizational or community leadership
  • Community planning
  • Environmental preservation
  • Green economic development
  • Social sustainability
  • Sustainable arts/culture
  • Sustainable infrastructure
  • Green building design/construction
  • First Nation's sustainability sucesses

Issue experts will help generate meaningful and productive dialogue about:

  • Community climate action (day one)
  • Healthy communities initiatives (day one)
  • Food systems/food security (day two)
DATE:November 25 - 28, 2013
LOCATION:Delta Grand Resort & Conference Centre
1310 Water Street
Kelowna, BC

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Event Contact: 

Please contact Joanne de Vries at 250-766-1777 or jo@freshoutlookfoundation.org regarding special rates for multiple registrations from one organization or one community.

Location: 
Fresh Outlook Foundation
Kelowna  British Columbia
Canada