Futures Summit


On Wednesday, October 21, 2015, a dynamic group of leaders in sustainability, resiliency and the future of our world will gather in Rochester.

When and Where?

This year, we are proud to announce that Monroe Community College (MCC) will be our partner in presenting the FUTURES SUMMIT! All events will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, the MCC Brighton Campus at 1000 East Henrietta Road, Rochester, New York. Tickets and more details will be available in late spring 2015. Please check back here to purchase tickets.

What is the Futures Summit?

Greentopia | FUTURES SUMMIT, a biennial event, brings visionaries, thought leaders, artists, entrepreneurs, urban change-agents and others who are changing cities across North America and the globe. This conference features a modern, contemporary approach to sharing knowledge and experiences among people who are working NOW towards building sustainable communities, organizations and cities. The SUMMIT is designed to create a forum for dialog and an open exchange of information for a more resilient, effective and healthy future for all.

This one-day conference provides a forum for discussion, education and collaborative action around the natural, social and economic systems relevant to sustainability and resiliency.

Who Should Attend

Greentopia | FUTURES SUMMIT will attract government, education, business leaders and students from across the nation that are changing cities and shaping futures.

  • Planners
  • Elected officials
  • Government officials
  • Business Leaders
  • Engineers
  • Architects
  • Environmentalists
  • Students and Educators
  • Curious citizens, interested in ensuring a sustainable future for our region.

What to Expect

  • Be energized to incorporate sustainability principles and practices in your work
  • Understand the issues associated with developing a sustainability plan
  • Learn how to define sustainability projects
  • Find out how to access funding to implement those projects

Information, Registration, Vendor Opportunities and Sponsorships

More information on this exciting event will become available in the Spring of 2015. Please check back here often. We will post information as it becomes available.