NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR'S GREEN ECONOMY CONFERENCE
is the Newfoundland and Labrador Economy and the Environment Forum. It is an annual conference
aimed at building new relationships within the green economy in the province; strengthening existing ones; identifying
business opportunities; energizing participants in the sector; and learning from one another.
Now in its third year, Newleef
explores business opportunities within the green economy; aims to
foster sector innovation; navigates environmental issues with a focus on solutions; highlights the products, services, and
activities of organizations operating in the province; and builds sector capacity through the delivery of
training and professional development seminars.
is the premier conference for businesses and organizations in Newfoundland and Labrador
working to grow the environmental sector of the economy.
With a strong provincial economy, green economic growth
opportunities exist in all of the province's major industries and continues to be expanded through modern planning and
infrastructure investments by our municipalities. Recent reports suggest that Newfoundland and Labrador's green economy has the capacity to add over 3,000 jobs to
the provincial economy by the year 2020. Newleef
provides a forum for decision makers - and those interested in the
sector - to learn more about the opportunities ahead so that we can achieve these high growth objectives.
is important ingredient in the advancement of the environmental sector,
and inextricably linked to productivity and growth. One of Newleef
's featured events is its Research Matching Hub
Here, environmental sector-related research is presented in rapid-fire succession to the audience, and a networking space is provided
to help build new relationships between academia and business. Click here
to learn more.
LOCAL BUSINESSES PROVIDING INTERNATIONAL SOLUTIONS
is a showcase of local firms who are providing sustainable products or services within Newfoundland and Labrador,
across Canada, and throughout the world. The conference provides an opportunity to meet and network with the province's
green economy business leaders, stakeholders, and decision makers.
is taking place on October 9-10, 2014 at the Holiday Inn in St. John's, NL
(click here for a map
is being held on Thursday evening at the Quidi Vidi Brewery (Click here
for more information).
to download the latest event agenda (or view interactively below). To learn about each of our speaker, click here