Business Alumni Association's ENGAGE Executive Speaker Series: Green Trends in Business and Building Design --- from ideology to practicality
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)
Come join the UIC Business and Architecture Alumni Associations at the Green Exchange,
the country's largest sustainable business community, for an evening of networking
and 'green' talk. You'll have the opportunity to mix and mingle with current students,
faculty, staff and alumni---and listen to some of the leading experts in sustainability.
Guest speakers will offer practical applications from designing green buildings to running
sustainable businesses. Following the speaker session, make sure to tour the iconic,
state-of-the-art LEED certified building.
· David Baum, Principal, Baum Development
· Megan Zack, Director of Sustainability/Project Architect, Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture
· Steve Sherman, Chief Operating Officer, GreenChoice Bank
Location: Greenhouse Loft, Green Exchange, 2545 West Diversey, Chicago, IL 60647
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 18, 5:30-8:00 p.m.
Schedule: Registration and networking: 5:30 -- 6:00 p.m.
Speaker session: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Tours and networking: 7:00 -- 8:00 p.m.
Food: Heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda will be provided (food provided by
FIG Catering, which sources local, organic and sustainable ingredients as much as possible)
Dress: Business casual
Event Cost: $10 students, $15 alumni, $20 non-alumni
Driving Directions:From I-94, take the Diversey exit. The Green Exchange is located
one block east. Outside parking is complimentary.
Public Transportation: *Blue Line Option* From downtown, take the Blue Line
toward O'Hare. Get off at the Logan Square stop. Walk to the Logan Square Blue
Line station (about one minute) and take the 76 Bus toward Nature Museum. Get
off at Diversey and Rockwell.
*Brown Line Option*
From downtown, take the Brown Line toward Kimball. Get off at the Diversey stop. Walk
to the Diversey Brown Line station (about one minute) and take the 76 Bus toward Harlem.
Get off at Diversey and Rockwell.
Have questions about Business Alumni Association's ENGAGE Executive Speaker Series: Green Trends in Business and Building Design --- from ideology to practicality? Contact Business Alumni Association