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2015 Conference

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9th Annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference
Tuesday April 7, 2015
8:15 am - 5pm
John Reeves Great Hall
#FITSustainability #OurLand

Preliminary Schedule

8:15 am Breakfast
8:50 am Opening Remarks
» FIT Sustainability Council
9 am Featured Speaker
» Andrew Faust, Permaculture Educator
10 am Welcoming Remarks
» Dr. Joyce F. Brown, President of FIT
10:15 am President's Panel
» Update on Sustainable Initiatives at FIT
11:15 am Featured Speaker
» Nancy Kohn, Director, Greenthumb Program at NYC Department of Parks and Recreation
Noon Announcements
» Conference Logo - Student Design Contest Winner
» Sustainability Council Grants
12:30 pm Lunch Break
1 pm Keynote Speaker
» Jon Bowermaster, Writer, Filmmaker, Adventurer
2 pm Featured Speaker
» Jennifer Grossman, Founding President, FarmCo New York
3 pm Featured Speaker
» Joseph Trumpey, Associate Professor of Art and Natural Resources, University of Michigan
4:15 pm Student/Faculty Table Presentations