City of Cleveland Kicks Off 2013 Sustainability Summit | Environment
CLEVELAND – On October 3rd and 4th 2013, Mayor Frank G. Jackson will welcome more than 400 local business leaders, government officials, non-profit leaders, students and educators, to his fifth annual Sustainability Summit: Sustainable Cleveland 2019. The two day event will be held at Cleveland Public Auditorium on Thursday, October 3rd and Friday, October 4th from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Sustainable Cleveland 2019 was founded in 2009 by Mayor Frank G. Jackson to build a thriving green city on a blue lake. Each year leading up to 2019, Cleveland focuses on one of the key areas fundamental to a sustainable economy — 2013 is the Year of Advanced and Renewable Energy. The Summit will focus on implementing the City’s recently finished Climate Action Plan that was co-created by more than 50 businesses and organizations.
The City of Cleveland is pleased to announce two dynamic keynote presenters during the Summit on the topics of Advanced and Renewable Energy, Climate Change and Conscious Capitalism: John Montgomery, Author of Great from the Start and Chuck Kutscher from the National Renewable Energy Lab. To register for the 5th Annual Sustainability Summit click here.