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Meet USGBC at the VERGE 17 event on growing a sustainable economy.

VERGE 17 is just around the corner, and you can receive a 10 percent discount on your registration through USGBC. Always a hot spot for cutting-edge thinking at the intersection of technology and sustainability, VERGE exists to accelerate the clean economy. USGBC is a Knowledge Partner for the event's Healthy Adaptive Buildings Summit.

When: September 19–21, 2017
Where: Santa Clara, California

Bringing together 2,000 leaders from the world’s largest companies and utilities, progressive government agencies and disruptive startups, VERGE invites you explore the next wave of innovation and thought leadership.

This year’s featured speakers include:

  • Lisa P. Jackson, Vice President of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives at Apple
  • Laura Phillips, Senior Vice President of Sustainability at Walmart
  • Kate Brandt, Lead for Sustainability at Google
  • Congressman Jared Huffman, (D-San Rafael, CA)
  • Carla Peterman, Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission

Program tracks include:

  • Renewable energy procurement
  • Distributed energy systems
  • Grid-scale power
  • Next-gen buildings
  • Connected transportation and mobility
  • Smart infrastructure
  • City and regional resilience
  • Circular economy

Register for VERGE before August 18 to take advantage of the early bird rate, and get an extra 10 percent off your registration when you use the code V17USGBC.

Use your special code to register