Monday, April 22 - "Engineering Sustainability Day: Towards Zero Emissions and Beyond" at the University of Maryland All Day Event Starting @ 9:00 AM Clark Hall Forum, College Park, Maryland.
The Maryland Energy Innovation Institute is committed to catalyzing and developing clean energy technologies and assisting in the transitioning of these technologies into marketable products and services through Maryland-based entrepreneurial ventures. These energy innovations have tremendous potential to both grow the State of Maryland economy and have a positive impact on addressing global energy needs in a sustainable manner.
Leaders in Energy will be an exhibitor.
for an energetic day of discussion on these innovations! The event is free to attend.
Wednesday, April 24, Fashion in Full Circle An Evening of Conversation About Circularity in DC's Textile Industry, 6-8 pm
Hosted by the D.C. Department of Energy and Environment,
this event will occur in place of our monthly Circular Economy Working Group.
Come join Leaders in Energy and local leaders in the fashion community as we discuss and learn about initiatives to make this industry greener. Get your
and attend the event at
1001 G Street NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC
, a sustainability focused start-up seeking to "green" the retail return space.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019, "The Global Quest for Energy Security," 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM (EDT)
This Annual Spring Conference is conducted by the U.S. Association for Energy Economics - National Capital Area Chapter. Location: George Washington University Marvin Center Continental Ballroom, 800 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052. Confirmed luncheon speaker: David Petraeus, Chairman of KKR Global Institute. General Petraeus is former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and was commanding general of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan, and Commander of United States Central Command. Learn more and register
Thursday, April 25, NOVA Community College Annual Green Festival: Annandale Campus - CE Theater Forum & Gym, 9:15 am - 3:00 pm
Leaders in Energy will be an exhibitor at the upcoming Green Festival at NOVA Community College
. This year's free-to-attend festival will focus on Biodiversity and Urbanization and showcase tools and research on the challenges of maintaining biodiversity in an urban environment. Register
Friday, April 26, Eco Action Arlington Earth Day Breakfast,
7:30 to 9:00 a.m (see special discount for LE members).
This event will feature a presentation from Virginia Delegate Rip Sullivan to hear about environmental successes during the 2019 session as well as Delegate Sullivan’s thoughts on priorities for next year. EcoAction Arlington will also share an update on their programs and initiatives and how businesses and organizations can partner with Eco Action Arlington to build connectivity for sustainability goals. Where - Virginia Tech Research Center, 900 N. Glebe Road, East-West Falls Church Room
Eco Action Arlington is pleased to offer members of Leaders in Energy a $5 discount on the regular registration price of $30 through the link in this email only (don't register through their website).
includes breakfast with coffee, tea, and juice.
Tuesday, April 30
Workshop: Reversing Global Warming-Introduction to Drawdown:
30 - 9 (snacks at 6:30pm, program at 7pm); Centreville Library. 14200 St Germain Dr, Centreville, VA 20121. Click
to RSVP; Sponsors: Climate Action Group of UUCF, Sierra Club Great Falls Group, 350 Fairfax, 350 Loudoun.