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Registration for 2014 Airports Going Green Conference is Now Open!

April 29, 2014 Conferences No Comments Email Email

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) encourage you to register for the 7th Annual Airports Going Green (AGG) Conference, which will be held November 3-5, 2014, at the Chicago Westin River North. Click here to register today!

Airports Going Green is the aviation industry’s leading sustainability forum, and will offer the opportunity to hear about the latest on how sustainability is driving airport projects and initiatives. Airports Going Green attracts exceptional keynotes from aviation and other industries who share their visions and sustainability successes, including sustainability case studies, innovations, and achievements from around the world. We’ll hear from industry leaders on initiatives for reducing environmental impacts, achieving economic benefits, and increasing awareness with the traveling public.


Below is a listing of preliminary agenda topics for this year’s exciting and dynamic agenda.

  • Welcome to Airports Going Green 2014
  • Smart Thinking for Airport Resiliency/Future of Airport Sustainability
  • Extreme Weather Planning
  • FAA Guidance Updates: Sustainability/Energy/Waste & Sustainability Management Plan Updates
  • USGBC Summit: Pursuit of Rating Airport Projects
  • What’s New is Sustainable Products & Services? Exhibitor/Vendor Pecha Kucha
  • Walkability of Airports within Communities
  • Sustainability at the National Organizational Level: AAAE, ACI, ACC, A4A Roundtable
  • Smart Airports: Focus on Energy: Management, Real-Time Reporting, Funding
  • Airport Cities: Planning for Commercial Development
  • Renewable Energy: Potential Airport Revenue Sources
  • ACRP Projects Update: Case Studies
  • The Changing Landscape of How Airports Communicate with the Public: Social Media
  • Implementing Green Concessions Policies
  • Sustainability Management Plan Updates – Case Studies
  • New Trends: Environmental Health & Product Declarations

Many sessions will provide Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s) applicable to LEED accreditation.

Stay tuned to for updates and more information on Airports Going Green! Demonstrate your company’s commitment to sustainability in the aviation industry by becoming an event sponsor or exhibitor! Contact Gwen Basaria, AAAE, at (703) 824-0500, Ext. 187, or

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