Emmy-nominated actor and environmental leader Ed Begley Jr. has been announced as the keynote speaker for the LODGING Green and Sustainability Conference.
Begley serves on several boards, including Green Wish, the Coalition for Clean Air, The Thoreau Institute and many other organizations. He and his family are also documenting the construction of their Platinum LEED-certified home. Join Begley, October 28th, in a wildly engaging discussion on sustainable trends and advancements.
The event in its entirety is designed to benefit owners and executives in operations, finance, purchasing, general management, design, and property management, the LODGING Green & Sustainability Conference will explain and explore all the business practices that are both environmentally and fiscally sound.
"The conference will educate hotel owners and operators on ways to make their hotel operations more sustainable, while addressing topics such as green certification processes, how to market sustainable properties to guests, the benefits of investing in green properties, and the latest energy management technologies," said Bill Corsini, Publisher of LODGING Media and host of the event.
The conference will host more than 50 distinguished panelists and speakers, including hoteliers, business leaders, consultants, investors, and policymakers and will take place October 28-30 at the Aria Hotel, Las Vegas. This unique venue was built to meet the U.S. Green Building Council LEED Gold Certification standards, placing it on the forefront of environmental awareness and conservation in the city.
Topics for discussion include:
- Waste Management Innovations
- A World View of Sustainability
- What Green Means Today
- Sustainable Success Stories
- Vision of the Future
- ROI of Sustainable Properties
- Energy and Water Efficiency Overview
- Responsible Sourcing
- Government Funding of Your Energy Solutions Projects
- Renewable Power Generation
- Transformative Design Technologies
- Marketing Sustainability