PA/NJ Sustainability Symposium

REGISTER for this year's 2014 Tri-State Sustainability Symposium at Temple University on March 7th.


The 3rd annual PA/NJ Sustainability Symposium took place at Temple University on March 12, 2013 and brought together over 800 industry, education and community leaders to share best practices, ask challenging questions and provided cutting edge information about sustainability in the Delaware Valley. There were 24 educational sessions covering a diverse range of topics such as green schools, the business model for sustainability, Philadelphia cultural and sports institutions, LEED, commercial real estate owners and tenants, electric vehicles and much more.

The presentations and video recordings for each of the educational sessions, as well as the breakfast and lunch keynotes, can be viewed at the following links:

Keynotes & Wrap Up

  • Breakfast Keynote
  • Lunch Keynote
  • Wrap Up

Community Track

  • Sustainable Communities
  • Green Schools
  • Triple Bottom Line Business

Big Things Track

  • Big Users
  • Big Owners
  • Big Manufacturers

Yo, What's Up Philly? Track

  • Cultural Institutions
  • Sports Stadiums
  • University Green

Power Up Track

  • Electricity Sources
  • Electricity 101
  • Utilities and the Grid

Decoding Green Track

  • Green Building Rating Systems
  • Codes and Disclosure Mandates
  • LEED v4

Cutting Edge Technology Track

  • Metering and Automation
  • Your Home
  • Electric Vehicles

Resource Management Track

  • Waste, Trash, and Fuel (WTF)
  • Green Infrastructure
  • Natural Gas

Building the Business Case Track

  • Corporate Sustainability
  • Empire State Building
  • Incentives and Funding Sources