“Where Ideas Become Reality”

December 7, 8, 9, 10 — 2016 at Marriott Buttes Resort

View full VerdeXchange Arizona 2016 program below

Day 1 07 December 2016
06:00 - Close
Hopi Ballroom

Welcoming Reception and Dinner

VXAZ is a leadership conference targeting CEO's and Leaders of all disciplines covering state, regional, national and global interests.
Day 2 08 December 2016
10:00 - 10:55
Breakout Rooms 1st Floor

Individual Sessions Begin

"Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship" Technology and Innovation are at the basis of all high-growth companies and increasing of every business -- from micro to global. But it all starts with the entrepreneurial spirit. Pima (A Panel) “Hospitality and Sports – Its State, Regional and Global Impact” What is the impact on an area ...
11:10 - 12:05


"Circular Economy -- Where to Start" All the solutions to waste management in one place. Pima (A Panel) Residential/Commercial Development -- It's Changing Role in Creating the Urban Fabric Pueblo (A Panel) “Phoenix As a Regional TEC Hub” A Round Table Discussion Technology is the most important and galvanizing force of our time. How Phoenix can ...
14:15 - 15:10


“Water - Our Global Connector” Water -- the need of every living thing on this planet -- the universal connector. The exploration of how this connector is one of the keys to future economic transitions Apache Hospital and Healthcare Sustainability - How it Critically Effects Business Trends Pima (A Panel) 3 "The Changing Role of Women" From more women in the board room, to more ...
15:25 - 16:45

CEO Business Leadership

"Business Leadership -- Building Connections in Business -- Finding Your Center Lane"
18:30 - 21:00
Kachina Ballroom

Consular Corps Dinner

Keynote General Norton A. Schwartz, "Domestic Terrorism - The Implications for Public Safety"
Day 3 09 December 2016
08:30 - 10:15
Kachina Ballroom

Breakfast Buffet

"The Aerospace Industry Today" Plenary Program
10:30 - 11:30
Kachina Ballroom


"How do Health Systems Survive with Fluid Borders?" A world-wide problem of immense importance
11:40 - 12:35
Kachina Ballroom


“Sustainable Projects -- The Cost of Infrastructure" The Mobilization of Private Sector Financing The blending of state, regional and United States thinking on the subject of infrastructure, how to deal with its burdening need to be addressed.
12:50 - 13:30
Kachina Patio


“Meet the Mayors” AZ, US and Global Cities

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Whether you’re passionate about sustainable education, purchasing local food and goods, growing groundwater concerns, saving energy, reducing the amount of waste you produce, living healthier, or exploring more ways to live an eco-conscious life, the Simple Solutions Summit is the optimal event to continue educating, inspiring and empowering yourself and your family. This community event features something for everyone as we grow as a community and TAKE ACTION, featuring a panel of expert speakers, vendor booths, an Eco Tank and more.