Please note that this conference is being hosted by FSU this year. See you there! Getting to GREEN 2nd Annual Campus and Community Sustainability Conference Hosted by FSU Sustainable Campus and Community Committee and the Council for Sustainable Florida October 14-16, 2007 at Florida State University, Tallahassee www.SustainableFloridaConference.org <http://www.sustainablefloridaconference.org/> "Getting to GREEN" provides an opportunity for individuals from campuses, government, businesses, and communities to share experiences and challenges related to creating sustainability and a green culture. Early bird registration is available until September 16 Registration fees have been made as affordable as possible to enable greater participation. Registration includes full access to conference events, including all panels, workshops, roundtable discussions, breakfast, lunch, and refreshments. Register <http://www.treeo.ufl.edu/conferences/sustain/reg.aspx> early to receive a discounted registration rate. Abstract submissions are now closed Thank you to all who submitted proposals. The program schedule will be available soon. Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are still available Please visit our sponsors <http://www.sustainablefloridaconference.org/sponsors.php> and exhibitors <http://www.sustainablefloridaconference.org/exhibitors.php> pages to review the benefits commensurate with each commitment level. Hotel accommodations Reservations can be made at the Residence Inn by Marriott <http://www.sustainablefloridaconference.org/accommodations.php> . To ensure the conference rate, please call the hotel directly (850-329-9080) to make your reservation and mention you are reserving for the 2nd Annual Campus and Community Sustainability Conference. JUST ADDED: LEED-NC 2.2 course We are pleased to announce that we have added a 1 or 2-day Learning to LEED <http://www.sustainablefloridaconference.org/leedcourse.php> course immediately following the conference. Conference attendees have a special opportunity to attend this highly acclaimed course at a special rate. Please register early for both the conference and LEED course to secure your spot before the LEED course is opened to the general public. STUDENTS: Join us for a special workshop with Dr. Tom Kimmerer, Executive Director of AASHE <http://www.aashe.org/> and conference keynote speaker. Students play a major role in creating a sustainable campus. Share your campus' challenges and creative solutions and find out what students are doing across the country. Volunteers are needed before and during the conference. If you would like to help, please email Samantha Fridh at [log in to unmask] with your name and contact information In an effort to reach a wider sustainability network, please pass this message along to friends and colleagues. Thank you for helping us spread the word!