NECSC 2016 Annual Conference:

Sustainability Professional Skillshare

 
Wellesley College
Lulu Wang Campus Center
21 College Road, Wellesley, MA

Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 1:00pm to 7:30pm

Friday, April 1, 2016 (All day)

The Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium conference is brought to you jointly by Wellesley College, Babson College, and GreenerU.

 

REGISTER HERE for 3/31 Thursday dinner

REGISTER HERE for 4/1 Friday conference

 

For the FULL SCHEDULE and more information on sessions and presenter bios, please visit Guidebook here.

 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Thursday, March 31:
3:30 PM: Onsite Registration Begins
4 PM: Campus Sustainability and Landscape Tours 
5:30 PM: Dinner Reception and Keynote Speakers
8:00 PM: Networking in Wellesley/Boston Area

 
FRIDAY APRIL 1st SCHEDULE
7:30 AM Registration Open
       
8:00-9:00 AM Catered Breakfast Open
       
9:00-10:30 AM   Welcome and Sustainability Leaders Panel  
   
10:30-11:30 AM
Investigating an Ethical Approach to Sustainability at Princeton (Alumnae, West)
Project Managing and Implementing STARS 2.1 Process (Room 413)
Off-site Renewable Energy Projects: A Review of Best Practices & Lessons Learned (Alumnae, East)
 
 
 
   
11:45AM-12:15PM
How Sustainability Offices Can Help Meet Broader Challenges Facing Universities (Alumnae, West)
Program Evaluation (Room 413)
Accessing Carbon Finance: Developing Carbon Credits on the Voluntary Carbon Market (Alumnae, East)
 
   
12:30-1:30 PM Lunch
       
1:30-2:30 PM 20/20/20 Discussion
       
2:45-3:45 PM
Planning for Complex Issues (Alumnae, West)
New London County Food Policy Council (Room 413)
Internal Carbon Fee Discussion (Alumnae, East)
 
 
 
   
4:00-4:30 PM Closing Remarks 
 

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINES
Early Bird Rate Ends: February 28, 2016
Regular Registration: March 1 through March 26, 2016
Onsite Registration Available: March 31 & April 1

 

REGISTRATION RATES

DINNER RECEPTION FOR MARCH 31:

$35 Early Bird
$45 after Feb. 28
 
FULL DAY REGISTRATION FOR APRIL 1:
Students: $30
Non-Profit/School Early Bird: $115
Non-profit/School Regular: $150
Corporate: $200
Presenters: $100

 

For instructions on getting to Wellesley, please go here. We ask that everyone parks in the Davis parking Garage across from the Campus Center. If you are interested in carpooling and need help finding a ride, please contact sbort@wellesley.edu. There is also a commuter rail station within walking distance. 
 
Additional information on public transportation options can be found here.
 
There are plenty of hotels in the area, please visit this site for Wellesley's list of surrounding accomodations. If you are a student, we can match you with other students for the night; contact sbort@wellesley.edu

 

PARTNERS
Babson College
Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium
GreenerU


 

GOLD SPONSORS
 
 
 

 

SILVER SPONSORS

          

    

 

Questions? Contact Sharon Bort at 732-735-8020 or sbort@wellesley.edu