Rub Elbows at Opportunity Green!

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Live near L.A.? Head over to UCLA this weekend (November 8-9, 2008) to get down to business—the green way—at Opportunity Green, a sustainable business conference that we’ve always considered sexy.

Whether you’re an established green company founder hoping to connect with eco-vendors, potential customers or fresh, young talent, or, you’re a new eco-entrepreneur looking for funding or investment opportunities—you’re likely to find something or someone at the conference to help you on your way to a meaner, greener business.

You’ll also walk away quite inspired. The conference has a reputation for lining up some great, green heavyweight speakers. (Check out the photos from last year after the jump!) This year’s line-up includes super-connected green gurus from: Patagonia, Nike Considered Design, Whole Foods, Wal-Mart and green company founders like Josh Dorfman from Vivavi, Joshua Onysko from Pangea Organics, Tom Szaky from Terracyle and many others.

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Our very own Graham Hill speaking at last year's conference.

This weekend's conference even has Planet Green talent on the scene—hosts Annabelle Gurwitch of Wa$ted and Boise Thomas of Alter Eco!

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Sustainability expert and Greensburg's John Picard and Kevin Wall (CEO, Live Earth)

Once you register, you'll have the chance to rub elbows with some of the prime eco-movers and shakers in the green business industry.

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Eco-preneurs and greenies seeking green jobs work the crowd.

And if you move fast, you can take advantage of a discounted ticket rate through TreeHugger Deals!

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