• The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois - Creating Resilient Business, Jobs and Communities - Conference and Forum

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    Name: The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois - Creating Resilient Business, Jobs and Communities - Conference and Forum
    Date: June 12, 2019
    Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
    Event Description:


    The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Creating Resilient Businesses, Jobs and Communities

    June 12-13, 2019, Carbondale, Illinois

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Conference and Forum – June 12 – Free Admission

    Register your business ($100) or organization ($0) to have a table the Community and Business Forum on June 12 

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Biochar Workshop – June 13 – $25 per person, limit 80

     

    This two-day event will provide southern Illinois communities,non-profits, businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals with education, resources and innovative ideas about opportunities in the changing economy.

    During the conference the first day, three keynote speakers will provide background on what’s happening in the economy, and insight into economic diversification opportunities in energy, forestry, agriculture and more. Expert panelists will discuss issues and options for the region. A community forum will give participants the chance to speak to organizations and businesses directly. Attendance is free and open to the public, but registration is encouraged. Lunch is provided for registered participants.

    The second day features a workshop on Biochar by author, entrepreneur and permaculturist Albert Bates.

    These events are sponsored by the Just Transition Fund (www.justransitionfund.org) and hosted locally by ShopCarbondale.com LLC (www.shopcarbondale.com) and The Climate Economy.

    Location:
    Carbondale Civic Center    
    Date/Time Information:

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Conference and Forum – June 12 – Free Admission

    Register your business ($100) or organization ($0) to have a table the Community and Business Forum on June 12 

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Biochar Workshop – June 13 – $25 per person, limit 80

    Contact Information:
    Amy McMorrow Hunter, 618 713 2896
    Fees/Admission:

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Conference and Forum – June 12 – Free Admission

    Register your business ($100) or organization ($0) to have a table the Community and Business Forum on June 12 

    Register for The Climate Economy in Southern Illinois – Biochar Workshop – June 13 – $25 per person, limit 80

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