It’s not every day the global environmental business community gathers in one place – so we make it count! GLOBE 2014 hosts a number of high-profile networking functions, social events and business development activities to provide delegates with exceptional opportunities to meet people, exchange views, network and conduct business.
Complimentary Events for Full Conference Delegates Include:
Tuesday, March 25
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
The GLOBE 2014 Welcome Reception will serve to kick off GLOBE Week with an evening designed around great food and connections old and new. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres inspired by West Coast regional cuisine and meet fellow environmental business leaders to get your GLOBE experience off to an excellent start.
Wednesday, March 26
9:00 PM – 11:00 PM
This late evening mixer provides a relaxed social environment where delegates continued to meet, share stories, and make business connections over smart cocktails and decadent desserts. If you would like to attend, please get your ticket at the main Registration Desk in the lobby of the Vancouver Convention Centre. Tickets will not be available at the door and are required for entry.
CORPORATE NETWORKING BREAKFAST
Thursday, March 27
7:15 AM – 8:15 AM
A healthy breakfast and lively discussions on the future of sustainability will kick off the morning on Thursday. This complimentary breakfast is open to registered delegates on a first-come, first-serve basis. A full house every time!
Todd Scaletta, Principal for Sustainability & Innovation, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Canada
WOMEN’S NETWORKING LUNCH
Thursday, March 27
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Delegates interact with a dynamite panel of influential women as they share their perspectives on sustainability. This complimentary luncheon is a sign-up event with limited seating and open to registered conference delegates only on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you would like to attend, please get your ticket at the main Registration desk in the lobby of the Vancouver Convention Centre. Tickets will not be available at the door.
* Vanessa Timmer, Executive Director & Co-Founder, One Earth, Canada (M)
* Dayna Baumeister, Co-Founder, Biomimicry 3.8, USA
* Dianne Dillon-Ridgley, Director, Interface, Inc., USA
* Arlene Strom, Vice President, Sustainability & Communications, Suncor Energy Inc., Canada
* Barbara Turley-McIntyre, Senior Director, Sustainability & Citizenship, The Co-operators Group Ltd., Canada
Ticketed Event for Purchase
GLOBE 2014 LUNCHEON – 13th ANNUAL GLOBE AWARDS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE
Friday, March 28
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
The GLOBE Awards for Environmental Excellence are presented annually to extraordinary companies and industry groups who have managed to balance competitive business strategies and sustainable development. Now in their 13th edition, these prestigious awards recognize outstanding achievement in environmental stewardship in Canada.
Winners of the 2014 edition will be announced March 28 in Vancouver during the GLOBE 2014 Gala Awards Luncheon. This Luncheon celebration is a perfect opportunity to mingle with, and develop a network of like-minded individuals and professionals of the sustainability sectors. Tickets are $75 or $500 for a table of 8. Buy Tickets.
Explore Canada’s East Coast – Environmental Business Opportunities in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador
Enjoy a full healthy breakfast and learn about green business opportunities in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador. Hear from leading East Coast companies and network with environmental companies and key regional partners that can help foster your success.
Wednesday, March 26
7:15am to 8:30am
Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
Complimentary to registered conference delegates but please register your attendance in advance.