The Green Workplace
On Wednesday, July 22 2009, Earthsite’s Founder Joey Shepp spoke at the CESSE 2009 Conference. The conference took place at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Joey’s talk The Green Workplace was about how we work has a huge impact on our health, our environment, and the products and services we produce. In this workshop he discussed how to adopt green initiatives in the workplace, leading to greater employee health, energy and cost savings, more efficient collaboration, and how to reduce your carbon footprint. Topics included energy efficiency, paperless office, telecommuting, cloud computing, online collaboration, e-waste recycling, sustainable website hosting, healthy ergonomics, carbon footprint calculators, and green procurement.
The CESSE, Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives, incorporated in 1977, is an informal, not-for-profit international organization of chief executive officers and mid-to-senior level staff members of scientific and engineering societies. CESSE offers its members a forum for exchanging information about their experiences and a venue for addressing the problems, challenges, and opportunities they face in operating their societies.