April 15, 2010 14:55 ET

BrightTALK Hosts Five-Day Green Week Summit Series

Interact With Leading Business & Technology Experts Live on

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - April 15, 2010) -

WHAT: Week-long Green Week Summit Series hosted by BrightTALK™

At this free, interactive webcast series, thought leaders from around the world will discuss the best ways to capitalize on the "green" movement. Experts will explain how to leverage sustainable business practices to enhance corporate image, generate cost savings, and improve operating efficiency.

Each day focuses on a particular topic: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Green IT, Water Management, Data Center Efficiency, Green Building, and Environmental Regulation & Compliance.

The global presenter lineup will include case studies, best practice advice, innovative solutions, and roundtable panel presentations from leading organizations including Adobe, Best Buy, BCS, Business for Social Responsibility, Cisco, Climate Savers Computing Initiative, CocaCola, Data Center Pulse, eBay, Forrester, IBM, Intel, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Nemertes Research, NetApp, Oxford, PepsiCo, Pfizer, Schneider Electric by APC, SonicWALL, Sun Microsystems, The Green Grid, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, World Wide Technologies, Yale and many more.

WHEN: Monday, April 19 - Friday, April 23, 2010 -- see the schedule for specific times, topics, and speakers. (After being presented live, all webcasts will also be immediately recorded and available for on-demand viewing.)

WHERE: The webcasts are available on

April 19: Opening Roundtables ( -- Topics include: Sustainable Marketing; Benefits of the Next Generation Dynamic Data Center; Developing the Business Case for Corporate Responsibility; A Technology Brand's Green Dilemma; Sustainability Tools & Resources

April 20: Green IT ( -- Topics include: Green Enterprise Reporting; The European Code of Conduct; Working Leaner, Smarter, Cheaper, Greener; The Landscape of Green IT; Delivering an Intelligent Green Desktop Environment; The Virtualization Business Case; Enterprise Mobility; e-Stewardship: Taking Responsibility in the Information Age

April 21: Efficient Data Center ( -- Topics include: Cloud Economics: Enabling Efficient and Secure Enterprise Clouds; Smart Tools To Manage Energy Usage and Generate Savings; Data Center Efficiency via IT Optimization, Standards & Collaboration; Green Data Center Design; The Evolution of Virtualization

April 21: Water Management ( -- Topics include: Data Driven Water Management; Global Water Stewardship; Measurement & Reporting; The Business Case for Pursuing Water Sustainability; Saving Water (and Money!) in Manufacturing and the Supply Chain; Mitigating Water Risks Through Policy Engagement; Engaging Communities for Water Management

April 22: Green Building ( -- Topics include: The Economics of Green Building; Bridging Ecological Research and Urban Design; The Future of Sustainable Materials, Solving the Cost Hurdle for Green Retrofits; Sustainable Federal Buildings; LEED and Beyond; Stakeholder Impacts on Building Sector's Global Carbon Abatement

April 23: Environmental Regulation & Compliance ( --Topics include: Climate Change Policies and Developments; A New Environment: Overhaul Risk and Opportunities; Green Chemistry in California -- Precursor to "U.S. REACH"?

ABOUT BrightTALK: BrightTALK makes online events the ultimate business tool for transferring knowledge by providing live and on-demand access to industry thought leaders.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Morgan Cantrell
    (415) 625-1500