Northwest Environmental Conference & Tradeshow
A premier trade show, conference and networking event for environmental business in the Northwest. Returning for its 24th year, the NWEC is designed to provide companies with the information they need in order to compete and thrive in today’s marketplace.
Dec 04, 2012 07:00 AM
Dec 05, 2012 03:15 PM
|Where||NWEC Conference Hotel Red Lion Hotel on the River – Jantzen Beach 909 N. Hayden Island Drive Portland, OR 97217|
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The 2012 Northwest Environmental Conference is designed to provide companies with information they need to thrive in today’s economy. Now in its 24th year, this signature event is presented by Associated Oregon Industries, Northwest Environmental Business Council, Oregon Dept. of Environmental Quality, and the Washington Dept. of Ecology. The educational component of the conference focuses on best management practices in environmental protection & compliance, resource & operational efficiencies, product standards, sustainability programs, health & safety programs, and environmental economics. Featuring the region’s largest environmentally focused trade show.
Regulatory compliance is the cornerstone of environmental management. However, other operational elements such as energy efficiency, waste minimization, and product stewardship not only benefit the environment but also directly contribute to reducing costs, improving profitability, and enhancing competitiveness. This conference brings these elements together to help companies thrive in today’s marketplace.
The conference will include presentations on:
- Regulations and best practices
- workshops and training courses for efficiency and and environmental compliance and quality
- sessions on market drivers