Thursday August 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM CDT
Friday August 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM CDT

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U.S. Space & Rocket Center 
One Tranquility Base
Huntsville, AL 35805

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Lynsey Delane 

The Summit for Sustainability in Materials & Manufacturing arrives at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, August 18-19! Come and join a dialogue focuesd on environmental best practices, smart sustainability solutions, strategic resource management and innovative problem solving. Equip your organization to tackle the resource challenges of a modern, industrial world and gain the knowledge necessary to implement sound environmental practices that encourage wise investment in ecological initiatives.

Event Highlights
- Pre-conference Museum & Park Tour at U.S. Space & Rocket Center (August 18)
- Opening Night Reception & Biergarten at U.S. Space & Rocket Center - meal & drink tickets provided. (August 18)
- Special luncheon keynote from former NASA astronaut Jan Davis (August 19)
- Notable speakers include John Bradburn (Global Manager of Waste Reduction, GM), Kathleen Salyer (Deputy Director of the Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery within the Office of Land and Emergency Management, EPA), Steve Hellem (Executive Director, Suppliers Partnership for the Environment), Sue Rokosz (Environmental Engineer, Ford Motor Company) and Steve Barnes (Program Manager of Water Policy, Tennessee Valley Authority)
- Networking Breakfast and Networking Ice Cream Social in the Exhibit Hall - featuring ice cream bars and sundaes! (August 19)

Programming Highlights
Global Policy, Local Initiatives
Exploring the relationship between federal sustainability programs and national, state and city-led efforts.

Sustainability as a Strategic Advantage
How sharpening environmental efforts provide new opportunities and improve long-term growth.

Our Fragile Earth - A Perspective from Space
A special keynote from Jan Davis, former NASA astronaut

NextGen Corporations: How Companies Evolve into Smart Global Citizens

GM's John Bradburn presents case studies that will leave attendees inspired and empowered to make a positive impact in their communties and plants.

The Future of H2O: Re-thinking a Valuable Resource
Gain a new perspective on water usage practices that are good for the earth and good for the industry.

For full event details, please visit the official Summit for Sustainability website!

General Registration: $99
Educator/Student Registration:

Don't miss the opportunity to join us for a summit that will impact your decisions for the future and challenge you to evaluate how practical conservation efforts and goals can lead to a more effective stewardship of valuable resources.

We look forward to seeing you next month!