If you’re in the New York area, don’t miss your chance to hear from some of our nation’s most respected sustainability leaders at FIT’s free conference today. Entitled “Our Land: Local Action, Global Impact”, the school’s ninth annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference will feature a keynote address from Jon Bowermaster (who was recently named as one of a dozen “Ocean Heroes” by the National Geographic Society), presentations by sustainable practice experts, and student and faculty displays and demos. The conference will take place from 8:00am-5:30pm today at FIT’s John E. Reeves Great Hall (Seventh Avenue at 28 Street) and is free and open to the public. However, advance registration is encouraged.