Upcoming Events

Date And Time

Tue, April 7, 2020

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM CDT



Program Details

Webinar Features:


- Cool Choices Webinar is a fun and innovative game-based online event that will help individuals learn about      how to adopt sustainable practice into their everyday lives.  It's a perfect way to safely connect people to learn    about sustainability given the current climate.

- During the event, you will learn more about how the game works, how your business can get involved and hear from a company that has played the game.  You can read more about our game prior to the event HERE


  • Lindsey Trickey, Program Manager for WSBC /WMEP

  • Alec Bartolai, Sr. Sustainability Program Manager for Sargento Foods Inc.

Earth Day@50: Aspiring for Sustainability, Striving for Justice

Date and Time: Monday, April 20th from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Program Details:

Nelson Institute B2B Inset Workshop – Business Workshop on Carbon; Tactics and Tools for Carbon Strategy and Management 


          – Has your business considered a strategy for climate or carbon? Wondering about how to get started or how to track             your carbon footprint? This hands-on workshop is by business for business, designed to help business leaders and             their teams implement practical and achievable management practices. 

        – The workshop will cover the why and how of developing a carbon strategy and tracking your carbon footprint. It will               unpack industry jargon, clarifying key terms used in carbon accounting and will walk through a business case                       example. You will learn what is included in carbon footprint calculations and what tools are available to simplify                     tracking and reporting.  The session will be interactive so bring your questions. 



Speakers Program:

Moderator/Organizer: Lisa Geason-Bauer, President, Evolution Marketing

Moderator/Organizer:  Jessy Servi Ortiz, Managing Director, Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council 

Speaker:  Lucas Joppa, CSO, Microsoft 

Speaker:  Melissa Vernon, Director of Client Engagement, Natural Capital Partners 

Speaker:  Kathy Kuntz, Energy & Climate Change Specialist, Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change

Speaker:   Dr. Fungmin (Eric) Liew, Senior Scientist LanzaTech Inc.   

Speakers:  Global Sustainability class, Oconomowoc High School

Dates and Times

First Session

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

1:00 PM – 2:00PM CDT


Second Session

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

1:00PM – 2:00PM CDT



Program Details:

The 21st Century Pathways program includes five informative sessions that will imbed a sustainable foundation into the fabric of your company.  The sessions will help map out sustainable practices that align perfectly to the needs of your company.  These practices will help build a unique resilience during uncertain times and improve your companies ability to adapt to changes.

Please join this virtual experience to learn more about what this program has to offer and how your company could fit in perfectly.  You can also check out this PAGE for more information about the program.