Learn from the experts how to implement environmentally conscious meetings policies that reduce unnecessary waste without breaking the budget.

Financial and Insurance Conference Planners’ Green Meetings: Call to Action” webinar will take place July 18 from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Moderated by Financial and Insurance Meetings editor, Regina Baraban, the agenda includes 20 minutes for a live question-and-answer session at the end of the 90-minute program.

The panelists are Shawna McKinley, executive director of The Green Meetings Industry Council, speaking on the basics of what makes a green meeting, how it adds value, and how planners can start the greening process; Michelle White, director, environmental affairs, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, discussing Fairmont’s Eco-Meet Program and the many ways planners can save money and reduce waste at the same time; and US Environmental Protection Agency representatives Harry Lewis, attorney advisor, and Tiffany Schermerhorn, procurement analyst, on how the EPA is complying with its new green sourcing mandates.

The cost is $25 for FICP members and $50 for nonmembers. There can be an unlimited number of participants at one dial-in location. Click here for details and registration,

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