Sanitary Maintenance, Contracting Profits and Housekeeping Solutions magazines announce the Cleaning Innovations Virtual Conference & Expo: Green. Sustainable. Smart., which will be held on May 16, 2012 and archived on The online event will provide attendees with access to industry experts and suppliers that focus on green and sustainable cleaning in the commercial cleaning market.

"What makes this event unique is how it brings industry players together by making valuable information and tools accessible 24/7," noted Group Publisher Rob Geissler.

The virtual tradeshow provides a cost-effective and less time-intensive way for jan/san distributors, building service contractors, in-house service providers and facility executives to learn more about sustainable waste management programs, green cleaning during the day, ingredient disclosure and radical transparency and making green relevant in a rough economy.

Cleaning Innovations: Green. Sustainable. Smart. will offer attendees multiple online locations to meet their specific educational and business needs including a plaza, exhibit hall, auditorium, networking lounge and resource library. Speakers and exhibitors will inform, interact, and network with attendees. However, unlike a traditional trade show, the interaction is conducted via Webcasts, scheduled group chats and instant messaging. Exhibitors will also provide information and demonstrations via virtual booths, and engage with attendees using online chat for private conversations. Attendees will benefit from additional online networking tools such as text chat, vCard exchange and more.

Attendee registration is free to cleaning professionals. Additional information, including session details, is available here.