Dates: Sep 17, 2019 to Sep 17, 2019
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel, 15269 104 Avenue, Surrey
Website: https://business.businessinsurrey.com/events/details/september-17-2019-surrey-environment-business-awards-lunch-with-robert-f-kennedy-jr-10017

Join us for the 13th Annual Surrey Environment and Business Awards Lunch as the Surrey Board of Trade recognizes Surrey-based businesses or Surrey Board of Trade members who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to environmental leadership and/or issues.

The Surrey Board of Trade will welcome keynote speaker Robert F. Kennedy Jr., visionary environmental activist and business leader.

Speaking Topic: Why Environmental Policy Equals Good Business Policy

Please note that there will be no Q&A period. The event will be strictly focused on environmental and clean technology industry topics. 

A book signing/photo opportunity will follow.

Son of former New York Senator and U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is an agent of change among environmental activists. He shares a bold vision for the future, in which energy independence and sustainable technology revitalize the economy. Kennedy is a co-founder and President of Waterkeeper Alliance, an environmental protection organization focused on the preservation and conservation of water resources. A partner in Silicon Valley's VantagePoint Ventures Partners CleanTech investment team, Kennedy was named one of Rolling Stone Magazine's "100 Agents of Change." With captivating oratory talents and a clear and achievable vision, Kennedy will adeptly convince you that it is truly possible to protect the planet and make the world a better place for future generations.

Date: Tuesday, September 17
Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel (15269 104 Avenue, Surrey)
Admission: $175 each or $1,925 table of 11 (+GST)

This event features the presentation of the 2019 Surrey Environment and Business Awards, in the following categories:
1. Small Business
2. Medium Business
3. Large Business
4. Circular Economy

PLUS, someone at the event will win an electric vehicle charger, valued at $1,400!