Who should attend? Operations Managers, Marketing Professionals, Sustainability Coordinators, Business Owners, and more! 

8:00am – Registration & Check In
8:45am – Welcome and Opening Statements
9:00am – Zero Waste Initiatives
Coca-Cola Consolidated and Maker’s Mark 
10:15am – Breakout Session I:
Energy 101, Water Education, Energy Efficiency Financing (PACE), Sustainable Distilling
11:15am – Breakout Session II:
Energy 201, Sustainable Landscaping, Stormwater Quality Incentive Grant Program, Green Certifications
12:30pm – Keynote Speaker
Ouita Michel, Award-Winning Leader in Sustainable Restaurants 
1:45pm – Setting & Achieving SUSTAINABILITY Goals
Lexmark, Middleground Capital, and KPPC
3:00pm – Breakout Session III:
Corporate Social Responsibility, Scope Emissions, Solar Opportunities & Funding, Green Certifications
4:00pm – Networking & Happy Hour 
Blue Stallion Brewery
May 31st, 2024 – BCTC, Newtown Campus, Lexington, KY


Bluegrass Greensource is excited to host our Inaugural Green Business Innovation Forum, happening on May 31st at BCTC’s Newtown Pike Campus. The full-day conference (8am to 5pm) will bring together leaders looking to improve their sustainable business practices.
The agenda features a blend of insightful keynotes, engaging panels, and interactive breakout sessions. With networking opportunities, a range of exhibitors to explore, and even lunch thrown in, it’s not just about learning – it’s about connecting, discovering, and innovating.
Attendees will explore topics such as saving money on energy bills, grant writing, marketing your sustainability progress, sustainable value stream mapping, zero-waste initiatives, green certification programs, and alternative energy!
The Forum will provide opportunities for operations managers, marketing professionals, sustainability coordinators, business owners, to engage in local conversations that address our global footprint.
Attendance to the Summit has been approved for CEUs for Elected Officials
5 hours for members of Fiscal Courts through the Department of Local Government
Contact amy@bggreensource.org with any questions.