The 2009 Sustainable Industries Economic Forum is happening this Thursday, May 7, at the St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco. The second annual Forum, which highlights the success and challenge of regional sustainable business executives, features Ray Anderson, founder and chairman of Interface Global, as the keynote speaker. A panel of CEOs and thought leaders from energy-management company Sentilla, the Virgin Green Fund and green-building leader Swinerton will answer pointed questions and address their inspirations and the economic realities of sustainability. The event concludes with an hour of professional networking among industry leaders. Tickets are $75, but students with ID can register for $50. Register today!