San Fransisco Green Business Conference

  • Dates:
    Nov 10 - 12, 2009
  • Event Type:
    Conference
  • Website:

Organized By

Green America

Contact Information

Web Registration
202-872-5330
https://www.greenamericatoday.org/cabn/conference/sanfrancisco/registration.cfm?conf=1260
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Tuesday: Registration / Welcome Reception
Jenny McNulty , Executive Director, Urban Solutions
Global Exchange's Green Careers Program - Developing a Green Workforce.

Wednesday
Leaders Make the Future --Ten New Leadership Skills for an Uncertain Future
  • Bob Johansen, Author, Leaders Make the Future

Dealing with the Tough Stuff: Practical Wisdom for Running a Values-Driven Business

  • Margot Fraser, Founder & Former CEO, Birkenstock USA
  • Deborah Nelson, Executive Director, Social Venture Network

An Afternoon of Business Tools for the New Economy

The World of Social ‘Business’ Networking

  • Joey Shepp, Founder / COO, Earthsite, LLC

The Truth is Your Best Tool

  • Jerry Stifelman, Founder, Creative Director The Change

Growing from the Ground Up: How Organic  Valley’s Cooperative Principles and Values Create a Foundation for Success

  • Theresa Marquez, Organic Valley Family of Farms

The Greening of eBay

  • Libby Reder, eBay’s Head of Environmental Initiatives

Product Expo -- Marketplace and Community Connections

  • End the day networking with all the conference attendees.


Thursday: 

The Truth About Green Business

  • Gil Friend, Author, The Truth About Green Business
 

Building a Just Economy – Green Jobs and Green Pathways Out of Poverty

  • Phaedra Ellis Lamkins, CEO, Green For All

Slow Money Can Revitalize Local Communities

  • Woody Tasch, President/Chairman, Slow Money

The Ten Things To Do Differently – in the Current Economy!

  • Priya Haji, Co-Founder and COO, World of Good

Workshop Sessions

New Ways to Finance your Green Business

  • Terri Spath, Managing Director, RSF Social Finance

Making of a Brand: Ecocentric Bodycare – Always Beneficial, Never Artificial

  • Joshua Onysko, Founder/CEO, Pangea Organics

B2B Barter Exchange Program

  • Chris Lindstrom, Business Exchange

The Carbon Concierge

  • Mickey Lee, Strategic Director, The Carbon Concierge

    The Carbon Concierge will assist your business in offsetting your carbon impact. Take immediate and tangible steps to reduce and offset your personal and business carbon footprint. Simple tools are used to help understand the carbon emissions impact of your business operations.

World of Good at eBay – How your Green America business membership provides the access

  • Eric Weiss, Senior Manager, Seller Recruitment, World Of Good.com by eBay

Organic Banquet with Bryan Welch

 

  • Bryan Welch, Publisher and Ed. Director, Ogden Publications, Inc.

 

The 8th Annual Green Business Leadership Award
Presented by 2008 winner Mr. Ellie Pooh 

Event Detail

Highlights



Tuesday: Registration / Welcome Reception
Jenny McNulty , Executive Director, Urban Solutions
Global Exchange's Green Careers Program - Developing a Green Workforce.

Wednesday
Leaders Make the Future --Ten New Leadership Skills for an Uncertain Future
  • Bob Johansen, Author, Leaders Make the Future

Dealing with the Tough Stuff: Practical Wisdom for Running a Values-Driven Business

  • Margot Fraser, Founder & Former CEO, Birkenstock USA
  • Deborah Nelson, Executive Director, Social Venture Network

An Afternoon of Business Tools for the New Economy

The World of Social ‘Business’ Networking

  • Joey Shepp, Founder / COO, Earthsite, LLC

The Truth is Your Best Tool

  • Jerry Stifelman, Founder, Creative Director The Change

Growing from the Ground Up: How Organic  Valley’s Cooperative Principles and Values Create a Foundation for Success

  • Theresa Marquez, Organic Valley Family of Farms

The Greening of eBay

  • Libby Reder, eBay’s Head of Environmental Initiatives

Product Expo -- Marketplace and Community Connections

  • End the day networking with all the conference attendees.


Thursday: 

The Truth About Green Business

  • Gil Friend, Author, The Truth About Green Business
 

Building a Just Economy – Green Jobs and Green Pathways Out of Poverty

  • Phaedra Ellis Lamkins, CEO, Green For All

Slow Money Can Revitalize Local Communities

  • Woody Tasch, President/Chairman, Slow Money

The Ten Things To Do Differently – in the Current Economy!

  • Priya Haji, Co-Founder and COO, World of Good

Workshop Sessions

New Ways to Finance your Green Business

  • Terri Spath, Managing Director, RSF Social Finance

Making of a Brand: Ecocentric Bodycare – Always Beneficial, Never Artificial

  • Joshua Onysko, Founder/CEO, Pangea Organics

B2B Barter Exchange Program

  • Chris Lindstrom, Business Exchange

The Carbon Concierge

  • Mickey Lee, Strategic Director, The Carbon Concierge

    The Carbon Concierge will assist your business in offsetting your carbon impact. Take immediate and tangible steps to reduce and offset your personal and business carbon footprint. Simple tools are used to help understand the carbon emissions impact of your business operations.

World of Good at eBay – How your Green America business membership provides the access

  • Eric Weiss, Senior Manager, Seller Recruitment, World Of Good.com by eBay

Organic Banquet with Bryan Welch

 

  • Bryan Welch, Publisher and Ed. Director, Ogden Publications, Inc.

 

The 8th Annual Green Business Leadership Award
Presented by 2008 winner Mr. Ellie Pooh