Green Drinks Ottawa: Greening your Workplace - Without Guilt

Thu Jul 11, 2019, Ottawa, ON

Come and join us at Green Drinks Ottawa for interesting, and inspiring green conversation. The Green Networking starts at 5:30pm.

Move to the front of the line, RSVP at http://bit.ly/GDOTTJuly2019 .

July Speaker Spotlight (~6:30pm)

Angela Plant
Carbon613 Business Development Manager
Envirocentre
@Carbon613 ( https://twitter.com/carbon613 )
@angtheplant ( https://twitter.com/angtheplant )

Greening your Workplace - Without Guilt

Have you ever felt like the nagging environmentalist trying to make your colleagues see the consequences of their choices… with little effect? Angela will share strategies and targeted language to help convince your employer/ employees / co-workers to make change without needing to make them feel guilty. She will also discuss which components in your workplace have the largest impact on the environment and best practices to reduce these impacts. Angela’s approach comes from her work with EnviroCentre, a local non-profit whose mission is to provide people, communities and organizations with practical solutions to lighten their environmental impact in lasting ways. EnviroCentre’s Carbon 613 program offers businesses and workplaces in Ottawa the tools and support to measure, reduce, and report on their sustainability with powerful performance metrics.

Angela Plant is the Program & Business Development Manager for @Carbon 613 working to grow the voice of businesses taking action on climate change. She formerly worked on environmental policy and advocacy as assistant to David Chernushenko, Chair of the Environment Committee at the City of Ottawa. After work, Angela also organizes the @JanesWalkOttawa - Gatineau Festival and loves biking to her home, an urban farm off Carling @BeetBox_Coop.

DATE: July 11, 2019
TIME: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

LOCATION: Fox & Feather Pub and Grill, 283 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K2P 1M1. Due to construction in the area parking may be challenging. Walk/Bus/bike are great options. Free parking at City hall after 6pm.

See you there! First round of appetizers compliments of SMARTNet Alliance (www.SMARTNetAlliance.ca)

Haven't attended a Green Drinks event before? Want to know more? Watch this video: https://youtu.be/uC8ZB4Y9rBs

Join the Ottawa Renewable-Green Energy Meetup Group and view our upcoming speakers.
https://www.meetup.com/Ottawa-Renewable-Green-Energy-Meetup

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For more information:

Website: http://bit.ly/GDOTTJuly2019
E-mail: greendrinksottawa (at) SMARTNetAlliance.ca



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