Latest Conference News
Workshops, keynotes and sponsors as they are announced
Denver International Airport Saves $2.5 Million Annually on Environmental Initiatives: Find Out How
Hear how Scott Morrissey, Director of Environmental Services at Denver International Airport, manages day-to-day operations using a management system, which actively addresses environmental and sustainability issues.
We recently interviewed Scott about his initiatives and his upcoming presentation, read the full article here: How to Manage Environmental Risk in a Complex Organization: Tips from DIA.
Network with industry leaders from companies including:
Quintiles, Xerox, Lockheed Martin, American Electric Power, Kaiser Aluminum, General Motors, Staples, Fetzer Vineyards, Miller Coors, City of Denver, Xanterra Parks & Resorts, Yum! Brands, Evonik, Caesars Entertainment, US GSA, Toyota, Advanced Micro Devices, DISH Network, Whole Foods Market, Legrand, American Snuff Company, Hertz, Target, XCEL Energy, New Belgium Brewing, PepsiCo, Jackson Family Wines, NREL, Harbor Freight Tools, 3M, RaceTrac Convenience Stores, Union Pacific, ConAgra and many more!
Quotes from current attendees:
"The great thing about the Environmental Leader Conference is that it will provide a forum for sharing ideas and promoting collaboration…two things that help to drive us to continuously improve, not only as individuals, but also as a profession." - Dennis Hu, Director of EHS, Ball Aerospace
Collaboration drives innovation. We’re looking forward to the Environmental Leader Conference to share our best practices and hear how other companies from various industries are integrating environmental and sustainability initiatives into their business." –Mari Kay Scott, Executive Director, Global Environmental Compliance & Sustainability, General Motors
Title Sponsor - IHS
Environmental Leader 2016 Conference Welcomes IHS as the event TITLE SPONSOR!
IHS provides information and analysis to support the decision-making process of businesses and governments in industries, such as aerospace, defense and security; automotive; chemical; energy; maritime and trade; and technology.Every decision matters.
In today’s global business economy, access to reliable, accurate data is crucial to making the best possible decision—every time. As the premier provider of global market, industry and technical expertise, IHS understands the rigor that goes into decisions of great importance with solutions that meet the needs of our customers.
Who Should Attend
CEOs, Presidents, Vice Presidents, Directors and Managers:
- who are responsible for environmental management, sustainability, EHS, energy, cost savings, business value, process improvement, increased productivity and reducing waste;
- who are ambitious to enhance their knowledge, grow their network, and advance their career;
- who would like to return to work with, the know-how and the skills to make a positive impact, and the insight to hone their professional ability.
Professors, senior executives and administrators of colleges and universities:
- Who are interested in learning about and contributing to the discussion what’s happening in the sustainability and energy management markets;
- Who want to build educational programs and teach the next wave of employees in this vibrant market sector
If That's You
The Environmental Leader 2016 Conference is all about current and emerging real-world challenges and the practical tools and solutions to help you meet them. What you'll take away are ready-to-go solutions that are tangible, replicable, measurable and transferable across multiple industry sectors.
Increase your knowledge by learning from commercial and industrial environment, sustainability, EHS and energy professionals who will share strategies and tools they use to achieve cost savings, reduce waste, increase business value, improve processes, and align and improve resource productivity.
Learn about program structures, tools and products, staffing and budgets, cost sharing, cost benefit analysis and inter-departmental collaboration. Better yet, you will walk away from each session with step-by-step processes, calculators, guides, new research reports and many more valuable takeaways.
Workshops, roundtables and sessions will address challenges related to:
- Materiality, transparency and reporting
- Current and future compliance issues
- Water conservation and wastewater management
- Waste management and reduction
- GHG reduction
- Energy management and efficiency, renewable energy sourcing
- and much more
And more great leaders are coming on board! The full agenda will be available soon.
Dennis HuDirector Environmental, Health and Safety and System Safety Engineering Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation
Scott MorrisseyDirector of Environmental Services Denver International Airport
Michael BoyackDirector, EHS&S Xerox Corporation
Maribeth MalloyDirector Environmental Sustainability & External Engagement Lockheed Martin Corporation
Dan GilbertGlobal Sustainability Lead - HP ISS Facility Services
Holly DuckworthVP of Continuous Improvement Kaiser Aluminum
Mari Kay ScottExecutive Director of Global Environmental Compliance and Sustainability GM
Roger McFaddenVice President, Senior Scientist Staples, Inc.
Josh PriggeDirector of Regenerative Development Fetzer Vineyards
Jack BuffingtonPost Doc Research/Supply Chain Leader Royal Institute of Technology/Miller Coors
John HazlettManager-Water Footprinting Services Williams Creek Consulting
Paul NastuFounder & President Business Sector Media, LLC
Blaine CollisonManaging Director, Network Services Altenex
J. Scott LockhartSVP, Operational Excellence & Risk Management IHS
David MeyerSenior Consultant, Manager BSI EHS Services and Solutions
Dr. Andree BlesgenSenior Process Engineer Evonik Corporation
Marion M. R. BuntynRegional Recycling and Green Purchasing Program Manager United States General Services Administration
Roger FernandezDirector of Corporate and Institutional Engagement U.S. EPA Green Power Partnership and Center for Corporate Climate Leadership
Ann Dougherty, PEGeneral Manager of Sustainability Roppe Holding Company
Sponsors, Exhibitors & Partners
2016 Annual Environmental Leader Product and Project Awards
The Environmental Leader 2016 Conference is the venue for the first time ever live, annual Environmental Leader Product and Project Award announcement ceremony! The excitement is building!
Don't miss the opportunity to hear and meet winners of the 2016 Environmental Leader Product and Project Awards on-site at the Environmental Leader 2016 Conference. This is an extraordinary opportunity for industry partners to be acknowledged as leading providers of environmental sustainability, health & safety and energy solutions and services. In addition, as an attendee, you will have the forum to network with winners in the Environmental Leader 2016 Conference exhibit hall and learn about the tools and services that you can use to positively impact your day-to-day efforts and long term business strategy.
Business Sector Media, Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today, whose websites, newsletters, reports and webinars have kept executives informed on environmental, sustainability and energy management trends, tools, insights and metrics for 10 years, brings you the Environmental Leader 2016 Conference. Sourcing contacts, knowledge, experience and content from more than 300 worldwide contributors, from every industry, Business Sector Media & Environmental Leader is excited to extend its portfolio and offer readers this cutting-edge face-to-face opportunity.
Business Sector Media, Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today are doing it right, by collaborating with experts who do the job in the field every day, and bringing together a group of event planning executives with over 100 years of experience…this will be the one conference in 2016 you should not miss.
The Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center
Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center is conveniently located in the heart of the southeastern portion of the Denver Metro area known as the Denver Technology Center. Environmental Leader 2016 Conference attendees can stay at the venue hotel in Denver Tech Center and gain easy access to all that Denver has to offer.
- (303) 804-0700
- Venue Website