ADVANCE REGISTRATION: $45 per person/ $15 per student


Includes catered lunch & workshop materials.

Open to businesses and the public

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The Bluegrass Sustainable Business Summit offers a wide range of tools, tips, and knowledge to increase sustainability and improve your bottom line in your workplace and at home.

The Bluegrass Sustainable Business Summit builds upon past successes by expanding the scope of sustainability focused workshops, speakers, and sessions to encompass a regional perspective. Whether you are a seasoned sustainability professional or looking to take the first steps to green your business or home, the Bluegrass Sustainable Business Summit offers something for everyone! Workshop topics will include Sustainable Development, Energy, Water, and Reforming the Waste Stream.

Bluegrass Greensource and Lexington Fayette Urban County Government will unite an exciting new lineup of partners including:

· US Green Building Council
· KY Sustainable Business Council
· Bluegrass Forever Green
· KY Division of Compliance Assistance

In addition to traditional sessions, the summit will also host a unique slate of educational opportunities including regional case studies, narrative stage panels, hands-on demonstrations, and guided tours of the Locust Trace Agriscience Center, one of the region’s newest beacons of sustainability.


The 2016 summit will be hosted at the renowned Locust Trace Agriscience Center, Lexington’s newest career and technical high school. Locust Trace boasts a multitude of sustainable features including: the nation’s third largest array of solar thermal cells, renewable energy rainwater catchment, constructed wetlands, permeable pavement, paddocks, pastures, vegetable gardens, and orchards!

The Bluegrass Sustainable Business Summit is generously sponsored by: