Open to current and prospective US BCSD members, state government representatives, and regional project participants - especially those with operations in/near Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico.
Join us in Austin, Texas for our first South Central Regional Meeting. Hear first hand from project participants and US BCSD collaborators from the region on their work in sustainable development, and work hands-on with US BCSD members and staff to develop and scale sustainability platforms and projects.
Strategic Planning Process: Overview and Updates
9:00 - 10:00am
10:00 - 12:00pm
Regional Project Updates
- Water: Louisiana Water Synergy Project and expansion opportunities
- Circular Economy: Austin Materials Marketplace, [Re]verse Pitch Competition, Tennessee Materials Marketplace, Texas A&M Architecture Competition
- Gulf Coast & Hurricane Harvey: Clean-up projects, other lessons for business
1:00 - 3:00pm
Regional Opportunities and Priorities
- Potential platforms and projects for South Central Region
- Scale: how do we scale what’s working in this region to other regions, and vice-versa
5:00 - 7:00pm
Off-site Happy Hour (location TBA)