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Sustainability unConference

April 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free

Ecomotion, Impact Hub Boston, and District Hall are celebrating by bringing innovators and sustainability advocates together to participate in this unique event. To riff off the diverse sectors, organization, communities, backgrounds, and generations we look forward to providing a platform for greater collaboration and innovation!

An unConference is a conference where the attendees make it all happen. There will be several programmed panels, exhibitors and thematic spaces, but the majority of the unConference content will be up to you! As Wikipedia says, “…at an unConference, the agenda is created by the attendees at the beginning of the meeting. Anyone who wants to initiate a discussion on a topic can claim a time and a space. Unconferences typically feature open discussions rather than having a single speaker at the front of the room giving a talk, although any format is permitted. This form of conference is particularly useful when the attendees generally have a high level of expertise or knowledge in the field the conference convenes to discuss.”

Are you knowledgeable about some aspect of sustainability?Are you passionate about changing the path we’re on as a society? Are you excited to see what can come out of a gathering of Boston’s change-makers? Space is limited, so make sure to reserve your spot now!

If you are interested in hosting a session, you can propose your idea here. If you are interested in volunteering for the unConference, please submit your information here.

 

Stay tuned: #susunconf

Voting for session topics runs from 6pm to 6:15pm in the Assembly room

Session locations will be released at 6:30pm.

5:00: Doors open for networking reception and presentation tables
6:00: Welcome to the group from sponsors, instructions and rooms determined
6:30-7:15: Session 1 (Schedule written in two locations on walls)
7:30- 7:50: : Keynote
8:00-8:45: Session 2
8:45-9:30: Session 3
9:30-10:00 Closing

Details

Date:
April 22, 2014
Time:
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sustainability-unconference-2014-tickets-10728434035

Venue

District Hall
75 Northern Avenue
Boston, MA 02210 United States

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