SUSTAINABILITY FOR YOUNG ADULTS & PROFESSIONALS: Doing Well While Doing Good!

November 21, 2017
2:00 pm  -  5:00 pm

Young professionals, or those bent on becoming young professionals, have different values and aspirations than people in the generations before them. This workshop explores what these upcoming leaders want in work and life, and how they can truly contribute and prosper by being sustainable at the individual, organizational, and community scales. Connect with successful young elected officials, government staff, entrepreneurs, social innovators, academics, and community leaders, as they share their challenges, opportunities, and successes.

MODERATOR: Jocelyn Howery, CanNorth Environmental Services

PROFESSIONAL EXPECTATIONS: Drew Vincent, OYP Collective; Scott Overland, Okanagan College

PUBLIC SERVICE: Jamie McEwan, District of Lake Country; Ryan Donn, City of Kelowna/District Lake Country

SUSTAINABLE ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Ramona Materi, Ingenia Consulting; Angela Nagy, GreenStep Solutions; Angie Dzwonkiewicz, EcoCanada

ADVANCED EDUCATION: Fortina Morales, University of California; Jocelyn Howery, CanNorth Environmental Services

SOCIAL INNOVATION:  Andrew Greer, purppl; Katelyn Wilson, Current Taxi

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP: Tessa Terbasket, Okanagan Nation Alliance; Jeff Ricketts, Old Meadows Organics

 

Session Category :  Workshops