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2013 Sustainability Summit Schedule

Track 1:
Healthy Living
Track 2:
Urban Agriculture
Track 3:
/Energy Efficiency

Track 4:

Smart Cities

Track 5:
Green Careers/Jobs

8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Conference Keynote
8:30-9:15 a.m.
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Session 1
9:30-10:15 a.m.

Balancing Mind, Body, Heart and Art: Inspiration
and Practice,
Karin Oen


Texas Honey Bee Guild: The Buzz
on Bees, Brandon Pollard
Residential Solar: Does it Make Sense for You?, Brian Cunningham Committed to Sustainability: What the City of Dallas is Doing and Why, Frank A. Camp Green Careers at Dallas County Community College District, Victor Ramirez
Session 2
10:30-11:15 a.m.

The Integrative Medicine Approach: Combining Traditional and Holistic Methods
to Achieve Good Health, Claudia Harsh


New Trends of Healthy Food Production,
Nathan Haile
Zero Waste
Events: The Next Level in Event Recycling
Kim Soto
How High Performance Green Buildings Influence the Economy of Cities,
Gary Olp
University of Texas at Arlington's, Green Initiatives, Meghna Tare
Session 3
11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Using Nonviolent Communication to Improve the Quality of Your Personal and Professional Relationships, J Kendel Johnson, Scott Clemens


Coppell Community Garden: Growing Food and Gardeners Since 1998, Amanda Vanhoozier

How to Save Money and Energy, Kathleen V. Gardner

Smart Buildings Help Create Smart Cities, Karen Benson University of North Texas Goes Green, Nicole Cocco
12:30-1:45 p.m.
Session 4
2-2:45 p.m.
What Works? Art Works. And This Is How, 
Karen Blessen
Football Field to Food Garden: Lessons Learned, Paul Quinn College Walking the Talk: An Energy Efficient Home, Chuck Dale  Is Dallas
 a Smart  City?,
 Zaida Basora
Earth NT's Green Jobs Initiative, Tony Robinson