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Communications Supply, WESCO launch Green & Sustainability Summit

Communications Supply Corp. www.gocsc.com  and WESCO Distribution www.wesco.com  announced toda...


February 4, 2009  


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Communications Supply Corp. www.gocsc.com  and WESCO Distribution www.wesco.com  announced today that they will be hosting their first Green & Sustainability Summit in Chicago, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare, in Rosemont, Ill. on March 5. There are 10 such events scheduled over the course of the year in different locations.

 

 

The one day event brings WESCO and CSC’s management teams together with senior-level IT, operations and facilities professionals from large organizations to provide an understanding about the Green and Sustainability movement..

 

Attendees will be presented with information to assist in the planning and construction of a green roadmap that addresses all aspects of a 21st Century Digital Building.

 

The summit will feature keynote speakers, including Andy Karsner, the Former Assistant U.S. Secretary of The Department of Energy and executive members from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) www.usgbc.com.

 

It will also cover best-practice recommendations surrounding data centre power, cooling and bandwidth efficiencies, green lighting solutions, and various funding opportunities through grants, tax credits and other sources. Additionally, a 30-company trade show will also be held.

 

Additional information is available at www.wescogogreen.com.