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Click here to submit a speaker nomination form, or contact Shana Rappaport, Director of Engagement for VERGE, at [email protected] for speaking opportunities.


Contact Alan Robinson, VP of Sales and Business Development, at [email protected] or (650) 209-5446 to learn more about sponsoring opportunities.


Contact Becky Dempsey, Associate Community Manager, at [email protected] or (510) 740-2358 to learn more about partnership opportunities.


Click here to request a press pass.


Click here to apply to volunteer. The September 30 deadline to submit applications has passed, but feel free to fill out an application in case a spot opens up.

Social Media Fact Sheet

Hashtags: #VERGECon // #GrnBz

Tweets you can share:
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GreenBizzers to follow:

Ellie Buechner
Conference Manager, GreenBiz Group

As the Conference Manager at GreenBiz, Ellie manages the coordination and program development of GreenBiz events.   Read more…

Hugh Byrne
Senior Vice President Product Dev. + Marketing, GreenBiz Group

Hugh brings 20 years of diverse experience in the publishing and technology industries to GreenBiz Group.   Read more…

John Davies
VP, Senior Analyst, GreenBiz Group

John Davies heads up GreenBiz Group's research efforts and leads the GreenBiz Executive Network, a member-based, peer-to-peer learning forum for sustainability professionals.   Read more…

Krys Freeman
Director of Systems + Technology, GreenBiz Group

Krys Freeman is one of today’s rising entrepreneurs, technologists and visionaries.   Read more…

Marc Gunther
Senior Writer, GreenBiz Group

Marc is a veteran journalist whose focus is business and sustainability, most recently as Senior Writer for Fortune magazine, where he spent 13 years.   Read more…

Joel Makower
Chairman & Executive Editor, GreenBiz Group

Joel Makower is a well-respected voice on business, the environment, and the bottom line. As a writer and strategist on corporate sustainability practices and clean technology, he has helped a wide range of companies align environmental goals with business strategy.   Read more…

Shana Rappaport
Director of Engagement, VERGE, GreenBiz Group

Shana Rappaport's mission is to advance large-scale, systemic solutions to accelerate climate stabilization.   Read more…

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Sample Facebook Announcement: Check out GreenBiz's VERGE SF @ Greenbuild conference November 12-13, which will explore new business opportunities created by the convergence of technology for energy, information, buildings and transportation. It will transform how we live, work, travel, shop and play! For more info and to register, click here: http://grn.bz/VERGE-SF

Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend?

VERGE participants include a diverse group of executives in:

  • Energy: Energy Managers, COOs, Plant Managers, Facilities Directors and those who directly manage energy within your organization.
  • IT: CIOs, CTOs or Directors of IT with activities involving buildings, logistics, application development and energy management.
  • Buildings: Facilities, Real Estate and Operations Managers deploying next generation techniques and IT tools to measure, monitor and control energy, enterprise resources and building operations.
  • Transportation: Fleet & Logistics Managers, Transportation Systems Managers, and those in charge of diversifying fleet operations and implementing electric vehicles.

How do I register for VERGE?

For VERGE at GreenBuild live, click here to register. Please register early - seating is limited! Registration pricing is as follows:

  • Early Bird: $795, available through September 30
  • Regular Rate: $995, available September 30 until the event

For VERGE Virtual, click here to register.

What is the refund policy for the event?

Registrations for the event are non-refundable. However, if you register but are then unable to attend, we are happy to apply the amount you paid to a future GreenBiz event or product, or you can transfer your registration to a colleague. Please email [email protected] if you need to cancel or transfer your registration.

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