2018 Town and Gown Partnerships: Solving Sus ....

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Please join the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of APWA, Fairfax County, and George Mason University's Potomac Environmental Research and Education Center (PEREC)

March 1, 2018

Town and Gown Partnerships: Solving Sustainability Issues Together

12:00pm -2:00pm (check-in begins 11:30am)

George Mason University, Potomac Science Center

650 Mason Ferry Avenue, Woodbridge, VA 22191


Environmental sustainability is a community issue and across the country, some of the most innovative sustainability projects are the fruit of partnerships between local governments and academia.  Join the panel discussion with industry leaders as they share their experiences and their perspectives on how we can look to one another for creative ways to collaborate and maximize knowledge and capital resources.  

Event Speakers: 

INVITED KEYNOTE:  Supervisor Penny Gross, Vice Chair, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors  

Eric Forbes, Complex Manager, Solid Waste Management,  Fairfax County Dept. of Public Works & Environmental Services 

Daniel Sklarew, Associate Director, Potomac Environmental Research and Education Center 

Matt Rodrigues, APWA Center for Sustainability Committee Chair and Traffic Engineer, City of Eugene, OR 

Angie De Soto, Director, Sustainability Institute, Virginia Tech, College of Natural Resources and Environment

Kristin Baja, Climate Resilience Officer, Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN) 








Event sponsorship is available for $250 and entitles each sponsor to one attendee registration.  Company logo will be displayed at event and on the event registration page located on the chapter website.  Sponsorship payment must be paid in advance of event and logo should be sent (jpeg) to Jennifer Cook @ jenniferc@associationbuilders.com no later than February 20, 2018.

Attendee registration is $30 for APWA members, $40 for non-members, and $15 for students.  Please register no later than, COB Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  Advance registration includes lunch and PDH certificate upon completion of event.  Advance registration is strongly encouraged as seating and lunch availability is limited.  On-site registrants can not be guaranteed handout materials or lunch.  Free parking adjacent to GMU's Potomac Science Center. 

Event Date & Time:

3/1/2018  12:00 PM - 3/1/2018  2:00 PM

Venue :

George Mason University, Potomac Science Center
650 Mason Ferry Avenue
Woodbridge , VA , 22191

Contact Person :

Jennifer Cook
Email : jenniferc@associationbuilders.com
Phone : (757) 412-2662
Company : APWA Mid Atlantic Chapter
Title : Chapter Administrator

Registration Items :

For Attendees:
  APWA Member
  APWA Non-member
  Registration for Students
  Event Sponsorship

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