From Stephen Colbert’s Toasterster to Peer-to-Peer Banking,
collaborative consumption is changing the way we think
about ownership and opportunity. [CBSAC/NY event]
Join us as a new generation of entrepreneurs reveals how they capitalize on helping consumers share, sell, barter and swap their way to better lives in a world where access trumps ownership.
Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2012
6:00-6:30 Doors Open and Early Networking
8:00-9:30 Reception and Networking
Location: PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP 300 Madison Avenue, PwC Auditorium
Cost $25 CBSAC/NY Members, MCC Members, NYBSC Members, Princeton Green Resources Group Members, GreenSpaces Members and IDSA/ NYC Members & Students and the Columbia Venture Community; $40 non-members; $60 at the door.
SW Corner of 42nd Street
Advance registration closed at 12:00 noon today. You will be able to purchase a ticket at the door for the higher walk-in rate of $60.
Before you go, see Marcia Robbins comments on this event.
• Cameron Tonkinwise, Ph.D., Chair, Design Thinking and Sustainability, School of Design Strategies, Parsons
• Adam Black, Founder/CEO, KeyWifi.com
• Jennifer Lee (CBS ’08), Founder, ClosetRaid.co
• Odile Beniflah, Senior Product Manager, Carpooling.com
• Ron J. Williams, CEO, SnapGoods.com
REGIFT SWAP “Bring a regift. Take a regift.” What’s gathering dust at home may be just what someone else needs! Bring an unwrapped new or gently used “regift” ($25 or under) to swap with others during the networking event. (Unclaimed gifts will be donated to Housing Works.)
EXCLUSIVE RECEPTION EXTRAS
• Sustainable local food provided by biochef Ula Robertson and At Your Service Catering, Food Sponsor for Season 3 of Making Green from Green.
• Valuable ideas and advice from Green Entrepreneur and Career Coach, Stefan Doering
• Innovative shapers of the Sharing Economy: KeyWifi.com, Carpooling.com, Green Spaces and more
Fourth Event of a Six-Part Series on Sustainable Business
Future topics include Transportation (5/17), and Green and the 2012 Election (6/12).
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NON-MEMBERS and WALK-INS WELCOME (photo ID required)
Special thanks to GreenSpaces and Green Resources Forum, and Industrial Designers Society of America/NYC Chapter, media sponsors for this event. Many thanks to PwC, our Making Green from Green Season 3 sponsor, for hosting the event series. Thanks to McLaren Engineering Group for hosting our committee meetings and Manhattan Chamber of Commerce for their support.
This event was organized by Jacquie Ottman, Jeff Dubin, Nicole Rousseau, Brent Peich and the Sustainable Business Committee.
Tuesday, Apr 24 2012
6:00pm [ iCal ]
300 Madison Avenue PwC Auditorium
New York, NY 10017
Look Who's Coming:
Guest of Arlene Bassett
Guest of Natalie Trojan
Paul Bocheck, Ph.D.
Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
Catherine Del Spina Shereshewsky
MBF Trend Consulting
Mary Catherine Fixel
J. Ottman Consulting
At Your Service NY Catering
Lauren Kelley Koopman
Green Or Natural
JP Morgan Chase
At Your Service NY Catering
Sophie Sanders Johnson
Ariane Sylva, Ph.D. LCSW
Dr.Sylva Pschotherapy, Personal Coach
Cameron Tonkinwise, PhD
Parsons School of Design Strategies
Industrial Designers Society of America - NYC
... a total of 101 guests.