NAR looks forward to offering unique, local opportunities to support and further enrich the attendee experience at the 2024 Sustainability Summit in Minneapolis, Minn., from June 4-5.

Read about the exclusive tours that allowed 2023 Sustainability Summit attendees to see Austin’s sustainable initiatives in action.

Field Experience: Innovate Austin - Tour of Austin’s Green Landmarks

Austin is widely recognized as a top eco-friendly city, prioritizing sustainable initiatives for a variety of environmental and social topics. Kick off the Sustainability Summit early and join this off-site Field Experience to see these initiatives in action. This walking tour will explore the innovative designs and environmentally conscious features of prominent buildings in the heart of Austin. This exclusive tour officers a unique opportunity for an inside look at how these buildings contribute to the city’s efforts to promote eco-friendly practices and create a sustainable living environment, protecting Austin's quality of life now and for future generations.

Date: Tuesday, September 12

Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


Registration information: Attendees can register for the Field Experience during full Sustainability Summit registration.

Walking Tour: Exploring Sustainability at the Hyatt Regency Austin

Sustainability is not just interwoven into your stay and experience here at the Sustainability Summit; it is incorporated throughout the hotel property. Experience the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Austin, TX, like never before with our exclusive Sustainability Tour! Join this 60-minute walking tour throughout the hotel to witness innovation and sustainability seamlessly intertwined, setting new standards in eco-conscious hospitality.

 This guided tour takes you behind the scenes to uncover the cutting-edge features from energy-efficient designs to successful initiatives in waste diversion and energy conservation. At Hyatt Regency Austin, we work every day to create a World of Care for our Planet, People, and Community—sustainability is not just a concept. Join this eye-opening tour to see how we prioritize responsible practices without compromising on style or comfort.

Date: Tuesday, September 12

Time: 10:30am – 11:30am 

Cost: Free

Capacity: 25

Registration information: Attendees can request to be added to this limited capacity tour by contacting Attendees will receive notification by email of admittance pending remaining tour capacity.