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The Louisiana Sustainability Summit, sponsored by Keep Louisiana Beautiful and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Office of Sustainability, will be held from April 10-12 at UL Lafayette as the University’s kick-off event to the Fete de la Terre Earth Week Celebration. The Summit will educate attendees of the resources and advancements in sustainability-focused work that exist state-wide. There will be sessions focused on renewable energy, data driven decision making, coastal loss and restoration, waste management, community engagement and more!

View the program: 2024 Louisiana Sustainability Summit Program 

Tickets for the Summit may be purchased at the following link: Louisiana Sustainability Summit 2024

Ticket Prices:

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Trash-Free Gulf of Mexico grant is compensating the cost of any Keep Louisiana Beautiful University Affiliate.

Student tickets are available for $10.

General admission tickets are available for $25.



A block of rooms are available at the Hilton Garden Inn Lafayette/Cajundome located at 2350 W Congress St. Lafayette, LA, 70506. Make sure to specify you are attending the Louisiana Sustainability Summit when making your reservation. Please reserve by March 27, 2024 to reserve in the block of rooms.

*If you are a member of a state institution, make sure you present your Hotel Tax Exemption form at check-in. 

We look forward to seeing you at the Summit. Please feel free to reach out to a member of the UL Lafayette Office of Sustainability team if you have questions or need assistance:

Dr. Gretchen L. Vanicor, Director of Sustainability:

Blair Begnaud, Assistant Director of Sustainability: 

Jonathan R. Brown, Sustainability Coordinator: 


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