Sustainable Economy & Transportation Conference 

Let's create a low-carbon future, together.

May 24-25, 2022
Cedar Rapids Public Library
450 Fifth Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

 

Join co-hosts Alliant Energythe city of Cedar Rapids and Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance for the Sustainable Economy & Transportation Conference, Tuesday, May 24 and Wednesday, May 25, 2022, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 

This two-day event will host representatives from businesses, organizations, communities and more from across the state of Iowa and beyond.

  • Attend panel sessions. Hear from industry experts as they discuss sustainable economy and transportation opportunities and solutions. Check out the list of scheduled speakers and their bios here.
  • Network with industry experts. Connect with others throughout the event and join our networking social on May 24.
  • Check out the exhibitors. Interact with our exhibitors and their booths to learn more about business sustainability and how they can help you go green. 
  • Participate in the Ride & Drive and vehicle display. Check out our electric vehicle display and get behind the wheel during our outdoor Ride & Drive and vehicle display event on May 24.


Registration costs

  • Two-day conference registration is $35.
  • One-day conference registration is $20.

 
Don’t miss out on this energizing event!

Register today!


Agenda

May 24, 2022 – Sustainable Transportation

Conference and Exhibit Hall
7:45-8:30 a.m. Registration

8:30-8:55 a.m. Welcome
9-9:50 a.m. Electrifying a Community’s Transportation Network

9:50-10:20 a.m. Break/Exhibit Hall Open

10:20-11:10 a.m. Decarbonizing with Low- and No-Emission Vehicles

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Keynote

12:15-1:45 p.m. Lunch (Lunch is not included with registration. You can enjoy a meal at a local restaurant or a pre-paid option is available. See the registration page for pre-paid lunch options and details.)
12:15-1:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

1:50-2:40 p.m. Equity in Transportation Solutions

2:50-3:40 p.m. Resources and Funding for Sustainable Transportation

3:45-5:15 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

4:15-6 p.m. Social Networking Event 

 

Ride & Drive and Vehicle Display

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Electric vehicle display and Ride & Drive at Green Square Park
3:45-5:15 p.m. Electric vehicle ride and display event at Green Square Park

May 25, 2022 – Sustainable Economy

Conference and Exhibit Hall

7:45-8:30 a.m. Registration

8:30-8:55 a.m. Welcome

9-9:50 a.m. Industry Leadership, Obstacles and Innovations in Sustainability

9:50-10:20 a.m. Break/Exhibit Hall Open

10:20-11:10 a.m. Challenges, Solutions and Benefits to Sustainability Pursuits in Business

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Keynote

12:15-1:45 p.m. Lunch (Lunch is not included with registration. You can enjoy a meal at a local restaurant or a prepaid option is available. See registration page for prepaid lunch options and details.)
12:15-1:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

1:50-2:40 p.m. The Growth and Challenges of Renewable Energy

2:50-3:40 p.m. Resources and Funding for a Sustainable Economy

3:45-5:15 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

 

Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor

Sponsorship, exhibitor and electric vehicle Ride & Drive opportunities are still available. Contact Emily Nayder with Legacy Environmental Services, Inc. at enayder@legacyenv.com or (219) 644-3690 to reserve your sponsorship today. Download the sponsorship packet for details.

 

 

 Sponsored by: 

Event exhibitors:

Alliant Energy

ArKco Sales

Baker Group

Carbon Day EV Charging

Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance

City of Cedar Rapids

Crossroads Mobile Fleet Maintenance

Eco Engineers

Frontier

Indian Creek Nature Center

Iowa Environmental Council

Park CR

The Gazette

Travero

Trees Forever