Regional Business Forum

The Green Economy is here!

 The annual Green Economy North Business Forum will take place on November 4th, 2021. Check back for details soon. 


Simon blakeley
Program Director, Green Economy North + Smart Green Communities

Simon Blakeley has a Masters’ Degree in Urban Environmental Design, an Undergraduate Degree in Geography and Planning, and a Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Business & Administration.

Simon has approximately 16 years’ international experience, supporting and enabling sustainable business practices, across different levels of government, not-for-profits, academia, and the private sector. Simon is an active member of the Board of Directors at the North Bay Mattawa Conservation Authority (NBMCA) and the North Bay & District Multicultural Centre (NBDMC). He is also one of the founding members of Next Economy: North Bay (NENB)

Sponsorship opportunities

The Green Economy North Business Forum presents an opportunity to showcase the great work being done by our existing members and wider networks to reduce our collective impact on the environment. 

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