Upcoming Events

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Peer Learning Session: Sustainable Commuting

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

SWR Program Members Only

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Location: YMCA Early Years Centre, 161 Roger Street, Waterloo

Please click "Enter promotional code" to participate in this small discussion-based session, where you will have the opportunity to talk through sustainable commuting initiatives and opportunities with other SWR program member organizations.

Who Should Attend

  • Representatives from RCI member and TravelWise member organizations

What to Expect:

  • Facilitated discussion with peers, no formal “expert” presentation
  • An opportunity to share interesting ideas your organization has had and challenges you have experienced as it pertains to environmental sustainability and operating in a multi-tenant building
  • Coffee/tea and muffins

6th Annual Evening of Recognition

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Time: 4:30 - 7:00 pm

Location: Bingemans Ballroom, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener

Join us at our 6th Annual Evening of Recognition as we release our 2014 Report, share local organizations' sustainability stories and present this year's awards.

Evening of Recognition

6th Annual Evening of Recognition

Join us at our 6th Annual Evening of Recognition as we release our 2014 Report, share local organizations’ sustainability stories and present this year’s awards.

Admission is complimentary but registration is required.  Light refreshments and a cash bar will be available.

4:30 – 5:30   Registration and Networking
5:30 – 7:00   On Stage Presentations

To see additional photos from the 5th Annual Evening of Recognition check out this album.

About our Events

Sustainable Waterloo Region (SWR) hosts an event season focused on connecting our program members, and local organizations with the expertise and collaborative learning opportunities necessary to implement effective sustainability strategies. Our events provide the unique networks, direction, and inspiration for building environmental sustainability into an organization’s culture.

We welcome anyone interested in making advancements towards more sustainable operations to attend events that are not specified as member only.

Regional Carbon Initiative (RCI) members receive complementary admission passes to events. If they are unable to attend events or wish to review speaker presentations, all event presentations are made available through MemberLink, the RCI online community.