Al Gore To Keynote Greenbuild International Conference & Expo

October 07, 2009
2009 GreenBuild Keynote Speaker

2009 GreenBuild Keynote Speaker

Former Vice President, Senator, Nobel Prize winner and Oscar winner Al Gore will be the star of the Greenbuild International Conference & Expo November 11-13th and will address thousands of attendees at Chase Field in Phoenix.   Gore is also chairman of the Emmy-award winning Current TV; chairman of Generation Investment Management, a firm focused on a new approach to sustainable investing; is a member of the board of directors of Apple; a senior adviser to Google; and a partner with the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. He is also a Visiting Professor at Middle Tennessee State University and chairs the Alliance for Climate Protection, a non-profit organization designed to help solve the climate crisis.

With over 100 educational sessions featuring world-renown speakers, workshops to help you qualify for a LEED credential, and eye-opening site tours of sunny Phoenix, Greenbuild’s educational programming is designed to take your green building knowledge to the next level. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for all educational sessions, LEED workshops, green building tours, and post conference seminars. USGBC is a registered educational program provider for AIA/CES, ASID/IIDA, BOMI, and IFMA.Attendees have opportunities to network from other professionals and learn about the latest in green technology, products, services and techniques.

Master speakers at the Greenbuild International Conference & Expo include a long list of notable environmental leaders starting with  Daniel Wildcat – Director, Haskell Environmental Research Studies Center and the American Indian Studies Program, Haskell Indian Nations University; Sylvia Earle – Explorer-in-Residence, National Geographic Society; Peter Gleick – Co-Founder and President, Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security; Arthur Rubinfeld – President, Global Development, Starbucks Coffee Company; Paul King – Josh Bernstein – International Explorer, Author, Survival Expert, and TV host, Discovery Channel’s Into the Unknown with Josh Bernstein and Christoph Ingenhoven – Principal and Founder, Ingenhoven Architekten.

Chicago real estate area green building professionals should make the trip to Arizona this fall and stay tuned to Chicagoland Real Estate Forum building trends, news and new homes.

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Mitch Levinson is the author of “Internet Marketing: The Key to Increased New Home Sales” published by BuilderBooks. He is an Internet marketing expert with expertise in search engine optimization, website development, email marketing, social media and CRM consulting services. He is known for creating effective programs that can be tracked through analytics to prove effectiveness and ROI. Mitch is founder and president of MLC New Home Marketing and MLC FlatFee Realty, as well as managing partner of mRELEVANCE, LLC, a Marketing, Communication, Interactive agency with offices in Chicago and Atlanta. He currently leads the Chicago team. A Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer who earned an MBA in Computer Information Systems and eCommerce, he brings a unique perspective and experience to the field of real estate communications. Mitch combines the two interests in order to help home builders and developers gain a competitive advantage through the Internet and technology. When he isn’t behind a computer, he enjoys participating in sports and coaching his kids’ teams. Mitch resides in Arlington Heights, Ill., a northwest suburb of Chicago, with his family, which includes two rambunctious labs. Visit my Google+ profile.

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