Volunteer Opps for the Green Professionals Conference
- Important Information and Volunteer Opps at the GPC
AESP NW members receive a $40 dollar discount on full registrations. This will include full access to the keynote address, all conference sessions, lunch, exhibit hall, and the networking reception. Follow this link to take advantage of the AESP discount registration:; http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=4sl8wkdab&oeidk=a07e5krvvuu1bad39ed
There are 20 volunteer spots available on a first come-first served basis for AESP NW members. Please note that volunteers are required to work for a minimum of two hours at the conference and must attend a training session on 2/13/12 from 5:15-6:15. Conference volunteers receive a full conference registration and receive full access to the event. Those interested in volunteering must contact Adria Marquez, amarquez@..., to RSVP. Please note that volunteers are working on behalf of AESP NW.
Also a reminder that the exhibit hall, career services, the keynote address, and four sessions at the exhibit hall are open to the public and free of charge. Registration is required in order to guarantee admittance, follow this link to register:
Other highlights of this year's conference include:
o Elected Official and Candidate Roundtable--Coordinated and sponsored by the Oregon League of Conservation Voters, this session includes Oregon Commissioner of Labor & Industries Brad Avakian, Representative Mary Nolan, Portland Mayoral Candidates Eileen Brady and Charlie Hales, Metro Candidate Bob Stacey and Portland City Commissioner Amanda Fritz.
o Keynote Address--Jared Bernstein, noted economist, commentator, author and member of President Obama's economic team, will discuss green job growth, economic trends and projections, the jobs bills proposed by the Obama administration and green job legislation.
o Free Career Services and Exhibit Hall--With free sessions on Finding Green Jobs and Interview Tips and Advice, combined with expert career service consulting, the exhibit hall is one of the biggest draws at the conference.
For more information, make sure to visit our website at www.Green-Professional.com or contact Adria with any questions. We look forward to seeing you at the conference!