NWF Campus Ecology Events Calendar
Check out these events to learn more about the growing green economy.
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SCUP 2015 Mid-Atlantic Symposium: The Sustainable Campus 2.0
May 18, 2015
Rutgets University - Livingston Campus, NJ
This one-day conference will focus on the evolution of campus-wide sustainability planning that seeks real world results as it also supports institutional mission in defining sustainability for college and university campuses.
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council 2015 Summit
May 26-28, 2015
SPLC’s annual Summit provides an opportunity to learn best practices, share knowledge, build valuable relationships and influence the development of SPLC’s programs for guiding and benchmarking leadership in institutional sustainable purchasing.
SHINE Summit 2015: Innovating for NetPositive Impact
June 4-5, 2015
Harvard University, MA
We are bringing together corporate leaders across disciplines, the investment community and experts from academia to share progress and explore the latest research in net-positive health and sustainability. We will focus on trends in sustainability, corporate influence on public policy in driving sustainability forward, innovative strategies that place health and well-being at the center of a sustainable workplace, and how corporations are getting to “NetPositive impact" using novel methods for handprinting.
Green Festival Expo
June 5 - 7, 2015
Green Festival is America’s largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event. We bring together the world’s most trusted companies, innovative brands, national and local businesses, pioneering thinkers, and conscious consumers in one place to promote the best in sustainability and green living.
Integrating Bike-Ped Topics into University Transportation Courses
June 18-19, 2015
Portland State Univeresity, OR
This course is designed to help transportation planning and engineering faculty integrate bicycle and pedestrian topics into their courses. The course focuses on a holistic approach to teaching transportation engineering and planning by integrating design for bicycles and pedestrians. In addition, the course provides an understanding of state-of-the art practice. Participants will receive learning materials to broaden their curriculum and provide resources for course design.
The 26th Annual Energy Fair
June 19-21, 2015
Each year the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) hosts The Energy Fair, transforming rural Central Wisconsin into the hot spot for renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable living education. The Energy Fair brings over 15,000 attendees together to learn the latest and greatest in clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action towards a more sustainable future. The Energy Fair is the nation's longest running energy education event of its kind.
Earth Educators' Rendezvous
July 13-17, 2015
University of Colorado, Boulder
Design your own professional development opportunity at the first annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous. Capitalize on the experience of your colleagues in a wide range of fields at a variety of workshops, present and discuss your own findings, and network with others engaged in improving undergraduate Earth education. Events will include workshops, oral and poster sessions, plenary talks, and working groups. The meeting will bring together activities that support faculty in improving their courses, departments or programs; in increasing their overall impact of Earth education; and in building a collective capacity to use and conduct education research.
July 20-24, 2015
University of Scranton, PA
Energypath 2015 has something for everyone: Learn about renewable technologies, energy efficiency techniques and start or expand your career in the energy industry with a crash course in sustainable energy.
HOPE: Student for Sustainability
University of Western Sydney, Australia
September 15-16, 2015
The University of Western Sydney (UWS) will be hosting the first national HOPE: Students for Sustainability (S4S) professional conference 15 and 16 September 2015. The conference theme "HOPE for the future" will explore the social and environmental impacts of our society and focus on empowering our youth with knowledge and skills to lead into an uncertain future. The S4S conference will provide students with the opportunities to network with like-minded peers and industry professionals, to professionally present and share their game changing solutions or stories of success, whilst advancing their own knowledge of current and emerging sustainability issues outside of their discipline areas.The conference streams will focus on food, ethics and environment with the underpinning notions of sustainability, design and innovation.