Sustainability: The Power of Collaboration
Thank you for attending the Sustainable YOU 2014 Conference! Many of you have expressed how the conference has positively impacted your life and for that we are thankful. We know that there is power in collaboration and if we can all make steps forward, we can positively change our city, state, nation, and planet. We look forward to seeing you next time. Please stay connected with us on www.Facebook.com/GoGreenTallahassee.
The keynote speaker presentations and workshop sessions can be viewed on: http://learningforlife.capd.fsu.edu/sustainableyou14/indexDay1.htm
Continuing the Dialogue - Envision Tallahassee 20/20
Together we can create a more livable, sustainable community. Collaboration is essential to achieve this goal. After their conversation about what their organizations are doing to create a more sustainable community, area leaders posed the questions below to gain your input in moving our community forward. Click here to take a brief moment to answer them.
About the Conference
Sustainable YOU 2014, North Florida's premier sustainability conference, brought together entrepreneurs and business professionals, community residents, elected officials, sustainability professionals, environmentalists, students, and government and private sector employees to explore and share sustainability best practices that address many of the environmental, economic, and social opportunity areas facing local communities.
The conference featured the following keynote speakers:
Hosted by the City of Tallahassee and its community partners, Sustainable YOU 2014 offered conference attendees unique opportunities to learn about sustainability best practices and to engage with sustainability experts and thought leaders from across the country. The conference featured:
- four dynamic tracks: The Green Economy, Town & Gown Collaborations, Green "Hands-on" Learning, and Partners of Change
- tours of green attractions, businesses, and organizations
- a "Tally Talks" presentations inspired by TED Talks
- an Envision Tallahassee 20/20 conversation
- an opening night reception
Stay Connected to the City of Tallahassee - Go Green
We continue to make sustainable decisions that lessen our environmental impact and create healthier lifestyle options for our residents. Stay connected on https://www.facebook.com/GoGreenTallahassee to learn how we are continuing to collaborate with area groups to move sustainability forward in our community.
View photos from the 2014 Sustainable YOU Conference in our Go Green Tallahassee's Facebook album.
- ECHO Furniture Bank
- Hopping Green & Sams
- Independent Green Technologies and the Clean Energy Technology Center
- Kessler Consulting, Inc.
- Tallahassee Nurseries