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Green Business Expo & Happy Hour 2.0
April 17 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm$10 – $129
8 Reasons to check out the EXPO!
1. LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!
The world-renowned, breathtaking Ranunculus flowers will be in full bloom.
2. NETWORKING – FOOD – DRINKS
Held in conjunction with the Chamber’s Happy Hour 2.0 – so enjoy food, drinks and make connections with hundreds of local professionals and the public.
3. LEARN TIPS ON GOING GREEN
Carlsbad is one of the most sustainable cities in the world. If your company is thinking about going green, our exhibitors & panel speakers can tell you how.
4. FABULOUS RAFFLE PRIZES
Admission includes a ticket and several valuable prizes will be given away. For a chance to win the Big Prize raffle, complete your “Green Business Expo Passport”.
5. CELEBRATE EARTH DAY
International Mother Earth Day is on April 22 come celebrate with us early by raising awareness on how to protect our planet. According to the United Nations, climate change is one of the largest threats to sustainable development globally and is just one of many imbalances caused by the unsustainable actions of humankind, with direct implications for future generations.
6. GIVE BACK
Your $10 admission goes directly to the Flower Fields Foundation, which provides “hands-on” educational programs for children, charitable grants for low-income schools, and many other amazing programs.
7. ELECTRIC CARS ON DISPLAY
Thinking about purchasing your next ride? From a Chevy Volt to a Tesla, come and check out these innovative and sustainable vehicles from up close.
8. MAKE LASTING MEMORIES
The fields are picture perfect. Wear green or blue to honor the Earth. Bring your phones and cameras and visit the event photo booth.
*** Bring used household batteries to the expo for recycling (AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt, alkaline, rechargeable, lithium and coin cells, and small button-size batteries) to the Waste Management booth and receive a free gift.***
Time: 4:00 – 4:30pm
“Harvesting tomorrow’s green workforce.”
Emily Young, PhD – Executive Director of The Non Profit Institute at the University of San Diego
Rosemary Eshelman – Student Service Specialist – Carlsbad Unified School District
Michael Milam – Chief Operating Officer – Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps
Time: 5:00 – 5:30pm
“Prosper by going green.”
Christie Marcella – City of Carlsbad – Official Economic Development Manager.
Mike Grim – Climate Action Plan Administrator – City of Carlsbad – Official
A.J. van de Ven – President – Calsense
Allison DeGeorge – Social Impact, Sustainability – Viasat Inc.
- Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation
- Bay Equity Home Loans
- Blue Water Grill
- Carlsbad Mineral Water Spa / Alt Karlsbad
- City of Carlsbad Community and Economic Development
- COOLA Suncare
- Conscious Investment Services, LLC
- Develop Your Team
- Electric Auto Association
- Health from Within
- ILY Nature’s Light, LLC.
- iFly Oceanside
- Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank / North County Food Bank
- JDog Junk Removal and Hauling
- Life Plans Financial and Insurance Services, Inc.
- Lotus Trolley Bag
- My San Diego North County
- Naked Clean
- Pedego Carlsbad
- Señor Grubby’s
- Solar Symphony
- Solar Watt Solutions Inc.
- Sparkle Freshness
- Sullivan Solar Power
- Tin Leaf / Beach Plum
- Tri-City Medical Center
- Waste Management