Save the Date: 10th Annual Michigan Green Healthcare Conference

October 4 and 5, 2017 | Radisson Hotel Lansing at the Capitol

Michigan Green Healthcare Conference logoThe Michigan Green Healthcare Conference is hosted by the Michigan Green Healthcare Committee, a MHA committee of hospitals and partner organizations providing leadership on sustainability initiatives in the healthcare sector.  The conference covers a wide range of topics, including conserving energy, reducing waste, offering healthier and locally sourced food, and more.

The 2017 conference will include general and breakout sessions that dive deeper into the positive impacts Michigan hospitals and other healthcare organizations have made by encouraging sustainability in healthcare. It will also feature Keynote Speaker Jeff Thompson, MD, executive advisor and chief executive officer emeritus, Gundersen Health System.

Who should attend?
  • Healthcare professionals involved in sustainability and green initiatives
  • Sustainability officers
  • Dieticians
  • Clinicians
  • Engineers
  • Energy Coordinators
  • Food and Nutrition managers
  • Other professionals with a passion for reducing the ecological footprint of the healthcare industry

Registration coming soon! Contact us for more information. 

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Call for Speakers

Submission Deadline: April 28

The 10th Annual Michigan Green Healthcare Conference Call for Speakers is now open. Leaders in the field of sustainability and health are invited to submit proposals about:

  • Green Buildings
  • Healthy Food
  • Energy/Water Conservation
  • Health Administration/Finance
  • Safer Materials/Chemical Reductions
  • Clinician Engagement
  • Waste Management
  • Leadership
  • Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
  • Climate Change & Health

Submission Instructions

Include the following information in an email to Kristen Cavanagh-Strong, with the subject line “Speaker Proposal”.

Contact Information: Name, credentials, degrees, title, hospital/organization, address, city, state, ZIP code, phone and email addresses for each presenter.

Title of Proposal

Description: A 200- to 300-word summary describing the proposed presentation.

Objectives: List four to six learning objectives the presentation will cover.

Speaking Experience: Identify past speaking experiences, including the name of the event, hosting organization, description of the primary audience, approximate number of attendees, presentation title, and a two- to three-sentence description of that presentation.

Printable Call for Speakers Flyer

Submit Proposal

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities

Sponsoring the 10th Annual Michigan Green Healthcare Conference gives organizations a unique opportunity to support sustainability in the state while connecting with providers and gaining valuable insight into Michigan’s healthcare community.

GOLD LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS ($2,000)

Welcome Reception: Sponsorship includes welcoming remarks at the reception, recognition in the conference, brochure*, company name and website link on the conference webpage, logo on conference slide show, signage provided during the reception.

Breakfast: Sponsorship includes signage provided during breakfast, recognition in the conference brochure*, company name and website link on the conference webpage, logo on conference slide show.

Luncheon: Sponsorship includes signage in luncheon area, recognition in the conference brochure*, company name and website link on the conference webpage, logo on conference slide show.

SILVER LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS ($1,000)

Badge Lanyards: Sponsorship includes logo printed on the badge lanyard, recognition in the conference brochure*, company name and website link on the conference webpage, logo on conference slide show.

Name Badges: Sponsorship includes logo printed on the name badges, recognition in the conference brochure*, company name and website link on the conference webpage, logo on conference slide show.

EXHIBITOR OPPORTUNITIES ($700)

Exhibitor Registration: Includes one six-foot, draped and skirted display table with electricity, company name and website link on conference webpage, logo on conference slide show.

*If Intent to Support Form is submitted by July 7, 2017.

To sponsor or exhibit, complete the downloadable Intent to Support form or contact us below. 

Intent to Support form

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2017 Michigan Green Healthcare Awards

The Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA), through its Michigan Green Healthcare Committee (MGHC), works to establish a framework for Michigan’s healthcare sector to improve the health and well-being of the state’s ecology and its citizens. As part of that effort, the Michigan Green Healthcare Award was established in 2014 to recognize organizations and individuals who have had a significant impact on sustainability within the healthcare sector.

Nomination Deadline: June 16, 2017

Award Presentation: Oct. 5, 2017

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