Industry-Environment Conference

2014 Annual Environment Conference
October 29 - 31, 2014
The Saratoga Hilton

Register here Sponsor the 2014 Annual Meeting

About the Conference

Held for over 36 years, this two-day Environment Conference is the foremost of its kind in New York State. The conference brings together experts from both the private and public sectors to interact and share the latest information relevant to environmental issues in New York State.

Policy & Discussion Tracks

In response to past attendees requests, this year’s conference will provide attendees an opportunity to attend concurrent tracks, the policy track and the discussion track. The Policy Track will include speakers discussing specific government actions. The Discussion Track will provide an opportunity to explore with expert panelist the future of chemical policy, Federal CO2 controls and trends in waste management.

Environmental Committee Chairman’s Award

The Environmental Committee Chairman’s Award is intended to recognize a specific project developed by an individual, organization, or business which demonstrated a notable contribution in conserving resources, protecting and enhancing our environment, or developing innovative approaches to environmental challenges. Three finalist presentations from individuals competing for the Chairman’s Award. Individuals can apply to be considered for the Award here.

Registration Fees

    Before
10/22/14
After
10/22/14
  Member
$ 395
$ 425
  Non-Member
$ 525
$ 550

If you cannot attend the whole Conference, but are interested in a partial registration please contact the Conference Development Department at 1.800.358.1202.

PE Credits

The Business Council is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for Professional Engineers in New York State. One and a half credits will be awarded for each 90 minute session completed on Thursday, October 30. A certificate will be sent at the completion of the conference.

Exhibit and Sponsorship Opportunities

Exhibitor*

  8 x 10
$ 2,000

 

Sponsor*

  Premier
$ 5,000
  Gold
$ 3,000
  Reception (Co-Sponsorship)
$ 2,500
  Registration
$ 2,000
  Lunch (Co-Sponsorship)
$ 2,000
  Wine at Reception
Sold out
  Continental Breakfast
Sold out
  Breakfast Buffet (Co-Sponsorship)
$ 1,500
  Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Break
Sold out
  Welcome Reception (Co-Sponsorship)
$ 1,500
  Around the Town Reception
$ 1,300
  Buffet Lunch (Co-Sponsorship)
$ 1,200
  Refreshment Break
$ 1,000
  Workshop
$ 1,000

* Prices listed are for Business Council Members. Non Members, please contact Maribeth Riley at maribeth.riley@bcnys.org
or call 800.358.1202 for more information.

Sponsorship / Exhibits Include

  • Complimentary Conference Registration(s)
  • List of participants
  • Recognition in Conference material
  • Promotional item in our Conference packet
  • Company logo displayed at the event
  • Gold and Premier sponsorships include additional registrations and/or benefits.

Increase your exposure ...

by becoming a Conference Exhibitor or Sponsor. For more information about marketing your organization to environmental professionals from some of New York's leading companies contact Maribeth Riley at 800.358.1202 or maribeth.riley@bcnys.org.

Agenda

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Sponsored by GLOBALFOUNDRIES
Dinner is on your own
Thursday, October 30, 2014
7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration / Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by Harris Beach, PLLC
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break
Sponsorship Available

12:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Luncheon
Sponsorship Available

Welcome
Heather C. Briccetti, Esq.
President and CEO, The Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Remarks
Toby R. Ault, PhD.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University

3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Break
Sponsored by Waste Management
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Reception
Sponsorship Available

Wine at Reception
Sponsored by D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C.

Dinner is on your own
8:00 - 11:00 p.m. Around the Town Reception
Sample Saratoga's nightlife with fellow Conference attendees.
Subject to Sponsorship
Friday, October 31, 2014
7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
Co-Sponsored by Groundwater Sciences Corporation and Hiscock & Barclay, LLP

9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Chairman's Award

Three finalist presentations from individuals competing for the Chairman’s Award. Individuals can apply to be considered for the Award here.

10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
Sponsorship Available
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Remarks

Basil Seggos, Deputy Secretary for the Environment
Executive Chamber

11:45 – 12:00 Noon Chairman’s Award Finalist Announced
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Buffet Luncheon
Sponsored by International Paper
  As of 9/29/14
   

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Hotel Accommodations

The Saratoga Hilton
534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, New York  12866

A block of rooms has been reserved for October 29 - 31, 2014.  Overnight reservations should be made directly through the Hilton’s reservation system by clicking here.

Rate: $159

Cut-off-Date: October 6, 2014

Phone: 888.866.3591

Group Code: AKRP

Cancellation Policy

Registration cancellations will be accepted until Wednesday, October 22, 2014, subject to a $75 processing fee. No refunds will be given after that time.

Tax Deductibility

All expenses of continuing education (including registration fees, travel, meals and lodging) used to maintain and improve professional skills may be tax deductible (Treas. Reg. 1.162-5). Consult your tax advisor for further information. Federal
Tax ID# 141401680.

Handicap Access

Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available. Please let us know how we can accommodate you.

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