Registration opens for Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment

Event to be held Sept. 21-22 in Lexington

(FRANKFORT, Ky. Aug. 15, 2016) – Registration is now open for the annual Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment to be held Sept. 21-22, 2016, at the Lexington Convention Center, 430 West Vine Street, Lexington.

Topics covered at the 40th conference will include corporate sustainability initiatives, renewable energy, energy efficiency, today’s utility landscape, and environmental policies. An exciting lineup of business and industry representatives, government officials, and others will speak during the day-and-a half conference.

This year, the awards luncheon on Sept. 22 will feature Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton and will include recognition of recipients of the inaugural Secretary’s Award, presented to both an individual and an entity that has demonstrated long-term leadership and commitments to sustainability, environmental protection, conservation of natural resources, or responsible development of energy resources.

Nomination forms can be found on the cabinet’s website at http://eec.ky.gov/Pages/conference.aspx . Nominations must be received by Aug. 26, 2016. 

Conference registration fees are as follows:

Pre-Registration (Online) Prices

Full Conference – $200

Sept. 21 only – $100

Sept. 22 only (includes Awards Luncheon) – $125

On-Site Registration Prices

Full Conference – $225

Sept. 21 only – $125

Sept. 22 only (includes Awards Luncheon) – $150

Conference exhibit space is free; however individuals staffing an exhibit both must register online for the full conference. To reserve booth space, call Eileen Hardy today at (502) 782-6965. Space is limited. 

For additional information and to register online, visit the conference website at

http://eec.ky.gov/Pages/conference.aspx

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