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Editor's Notepad

Editor's Notepad

Get 50% Off Admission to West Coast Green 2010

comments (0) September 30th, 2010 in Blogs

See this innovative green-building show for half the price

The producers of West Coast Green have asked us to offer this exclusive invitation to our readers. Click on the photo below to get details on how to claim your discounted pass to the show.



Here's a message from West Coast Green about the sessions and speakers you'll have the opportunity to see:


We know you’re happiest when you’re in front of the curve. Which is precisely why we’re excited to provide you with a special invitation to a truly game-changing event – West Coast Green 2010  - where you’ll find the best practices, the brightest minds, and the boldest green innovations for the built environment anywhere.
West Coast Green 2010 will set the agenda for the green economy and drive its success in the coming year. Because you’re key to this conversation, we’re offering you a pass for a full 50% off the conference registration fee.
The first action you’ll have to take is to claim your pass by clicking here or on the image above.

Want more info?
This year, West Coast Green is focusing on the most innovative clean energy, technology and business growth opportunities in the built environment--which includes sustainable infrastructure, smart grids, buildings and transportation.
Every business sector is impacted by these major changes in the emerging clean economy. Exclusive announcements will be made by Intel & IBM, unveiling products and technologies that you won’t want to miss!
Highlighted Sessions of Interest
You’ll hear the latest thinking and discoveries from over 175 of the leading minds in the green industry. You’ll engage with smart grid architects, technology companies and policymakers from CPUC, EPA, CA Energy Commission (CEC); utility decision makers from SoCal Edison, SDG&E, SMUD, PG&E; and executives from Ebay, Google, Autodesk, IBM, HOK, IDEO, Best Buy, Tendril, Recurrent Energy and Intel. Together these stakeholders are using technology to enable sustainability. Click here to see the full line up of speakers.
Technology's Role in Developing the Integrated Cities of Tomorrow
Thursday, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, Herbst Pavilion
Join smart grid innovators to discuss how innovative technologies and smart grid applications are changing everything from water and energy systems, to urban planning, transportation, and smart buildings. Find out how the hi-tech & healthy cities of the future are being designed today!
Lorie Wigle, General Manager, Eco-Technology Program Office & President, Climate Savers Computing Initiative, Intel Corp.
Clark Brockman, Associate Principal, Director of Sustainability Resources Group, SERA Architects
Andres Carvallo, Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, Gridnet
Jeff Hammarlund, Professor & Senior Research Fellow, Portland State University
Andrew Tang, Senior Director, Integrated Demand-side Management Products, PG&E
Jason Wolf, Vice President, North America, Better Place
Smart Grid Meets Smart Buildings
Thursday, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, Southside Theater
How do we design the built environment to incorporate smart grid technology and optimize inter-connectivity? Learn how to build sensors for energy, occupancy and environmental conditions into buildings to increase efficiency and optimize user experience.
Jeff St. John, Reporter, GigaOm Pro, Earth2Tech
Alan Bright, Senior Vice President & Design Principal, HOK
John Kennedy, Senior Manager, Sustainable Analysis Products, Autodesk
Rich Lechner, Vice President, Energy & Environment, IBM
Home Energy Management: The Smart Home of the Future
Thursday, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm, Room C370
Interactive technologies for reducing energy use are literally “hitting home.” Here we explore the latest integrated designs for in-home networked display devices that will allow consumers to use real-time data and real-time costs to save energy and money.
Katie Fehrenbacher, Cleantech Editor,
Kristi Burrows, Director, New Business Customer Insights & Strategy, Best Buy Inc.
Jana Corey, Director, Integrated Demand-side Management Policy Planning (IDSM), PG&E
Dennis Kyle, Tendril
Ryan Parker, Director of Marketing, Intel
See additional highlighted sessions relevant to you!
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