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Green Drinks Mississauga 2017 Year End - Networking Event

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Studio.89 Cafe

1065 Canadian Place

#104

Mississauga, ON L4W 0B8

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Are you working in an environmental role or interested in sustainability? Join us at our next Green Drinks event! Meet others working/studying/living in all areas of green!

Every 2nd Tuesday of every month, environmental and business professionals, entrepreneurs, students, volunteers, job-seekers, government representatives, and citizens from all over Mississauga and surrounding cities get together to make connections within the green community.

Are you:

  • working for a green company, an environmental non profit or for a sustainable organization?

  • working on green community initiatives?

  • an entrepreneur running a business centered around eco-friendly?

  • a scientist researching environmental issues?

  • consulting in the environmental industry?

  • volunteering for a green organization such as Ecosource, PEYA, Riverwood, CVC?

  • a local politician?

  • working for the City of Mississauga in the Environmental Division, Parks and Forestry or Waste Management?

  • an academic teaching teaching topics related to sustainability and the environmnent?

  • a citizen who loves living green and is passionate about eco-friendly things?

Our upcoming event:

Tuesday December 12, 6-8 PM

Studio 89 Cafe

1065 Canadian Place, Unit #104

Please Note:

By registering you are giving Green Drinks Mississauga and any external participants from media outlets permission to be photographed/filmed and/or recorded throughout the event.

Studio89 does serve coffee, tea, food and sweet goodies, but no alcohol. http://www.studio89.org/images/menu.pdf

FAQs

What is Green Drinks?

The short version:

An international movement of awesomeness, a self-organizing network, monthly meetups in different cities for people working/volunteering or studying green and environmental issues.

The long version:

Every month people who work in the environmental field meet up at informal sessions known as Green Drinks.

We have a lively mixture of people from NGOs, academia, government and business. Come along and you'll be made welcome. Just say, "are you green?" and we will look after you and introduce you to whoever is there. It's a great way of catching up with people you know and also for making new contacts. Everyone invites someone else along, so there’s always a different crowd, making Green Drinks an organic, self-organising network.

These events are very simple and unstructured, but many people have found employment, made friends, developed new ideas, done deals and had moments of serendipity.

For more info on Green Drinks International: http://www.greendrinks.org/

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Studio 89, our wonderful location and host, is located at 1065 Canadian Place, Unit #104, in a plazza near Eglinton and Tomken. Free parking available and accessible by bus.

Coming via MiWay?

Bus route 7, 51, 35 stop at Eglinton and Tomken. Try using Google Maps to figure out the bus route or the Trip Planner on the MiWay website: miway.ca/planatrip

Are you taking photos at the event?

Yes, we like to take photos for our Facebook page, Twitter, or submitting to local media. If you do not want your photo taken, please kindly let us know when you arrive.

What do I do when I get there?

Grab a tea, a coffee, a snack or food and just go up to someone and ask if they're here for Green Drinks and start chatting! Then do that with everyone else in the room too!


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