30 Minutes featured excerpts from the presentation. UA Lutheran campus minister (ELCA) and author Ron Rude led with an invocation. He wrote Abel Emerging: A Reconsideration of the Christian Story for a Sustainable World. SAGCC President Melissa Black described the advances made by the Green Chamber this past year. Mayor Bob Walkup and Councilwoman Shirley Scott spoke about the climate in Tucson for solar and sustainability. Gabrielle Giffords aid Amanda Saper spoke on behalf of the Congresswoman.
Local Architect Ron Proctor discussed the six year history of Sustainable Tucson and their current projects during an in studio interview.