2018 - Green Talks!
Join us for this fast-paced sustainability-themed event!
Are you interested in sustainability? Want to know more about the green economy, sustainability trends, and improving the ecological footprint of your business?
As part of The Pledge for a Sustainable Community initiative join the BBOT for Green Talks!, our annual sustainability forum!
Enjoy a light breakfast and great networking with business people, professionals and others who have an interest in sustainability.
This year's Green Talks will be host to a mini-keynote address on sustainable purchasing by Tim Reeves, President of Reeve Consulting and Founder of Municipal Collaboration for Sustainable Purchasing.
Then enjoy our rapid-fire Green Talks segment, where speakers will present fast, engaging and interesting 5-minute talks on an array of environmental topics. Presenters will discuss everything from composting and triple bottom lines to urban farming and retrofits.
Date: June 26
Time: 8:00am Registration
Venue: Shadbolt Centre for the Arts (6450 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby)
Cost: $10 for BBOT members / $20 for non members
Register: Online registration is now closed. Please call 604-412-0100 to register.
Tim Reeve – With over 25 years of experience, Tim has earned his reputation as a leading sustainability practitioner and industry spokesperson, and is seen as one of Canada’s leading authorities on responsible sourcing and sustainable supply chains. As President of Reeve Consulting, Tim has led the creation and implementation of many of Canada’s most innovative social, ethical, and environmental purchasing programs – for clients ranging from the Province of BC, the 2010 Olympic Games, and the City of Mississauga, to Lululemon, Vancity Credit Union, and London Drugs.