There will be various key speakers educating and promoting environmentally friendly solutions including:
Solar Energy Pavilion, presented by the City of Santa Monica: An extensive display on all aspects of the City's Solar program, kicking off this Spring. Many solar exhibitors that handle both residential and commercial projects will be on hand and a Keynote address will be given by
Angelina Galetiva, Chairperson of the World Council for Renewable Energy (WCRE). Southern California Gas will be giving away energy-efficient waterheads.
Water Pavilion: Offering hands-on demonstrations and workshops involving low-water use sprinkler heads, simple water irrigation systems, sustainable landscaping – including solar fountains and wildlife options - and grey water systems. The City of Santa Monica will offer a $4 per sprinkler head rebate on-site with instructions.
An Ecological Footprint area, hosted by Sustainable Works – a non-profit environmental education organization – will allow attendees to chart their official ecological footprint. Energy Star, appliance and tax credit area
Most exhibitors will feature interior design and/or construction-related elements, from environmentally-sound wallpapers, non-toxic paint or clay options and bamboo across various applications to green roofs, insulation options, and pavers.