NWF Campus Ecology Events Calendar
Check out these events to learn more about the growing green economy.
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American Fisheries Society Annual Conference 2014
August 17 - 21, 2014
Quebec City, QC
AFS's mission is to advance sound science, promote professional development, and disseminate science based fisheries information for the global protection, conservation, and sustainability of fisheries resources and aquatic ecosystems.
Woodland Restoration Conference Sept. 21: Restoring Natural Communities for Bird Conservation
September 21, 2014
St Louis, MO
Restoring Natural Communities for Bird Conservation will focus on bird conservation and forest and fire-driven natural community restoration including discussions on glades, oak and pine woodland communities, providing Golden-winged Warbler habitat, and fire management.
2014 Climate Leadership Summit
September 30 - October 3, 2014
The 2014 Climate Leadership Summit is designed by Presidents for Presidents and Sustainability Staff in higher education. Focus on climate mitigation, resiliency, and regional and national collaborations will be discussed within the framework of: New Science and Solutions for a Changing Climate, Higher Education's Climate Leadership Imperative, Creating a Culture of Sustainability, Investment Strategies and Institutional Values: How, Why, and at What Risk? and Corporate Partnerships for Climate Leadership.
Student for Zero-Waste Conference
October 3-4, 2014
This fall, students from campuses all over the country will come together to learn about the waste crisis and how we can work together to solve it. Whether it’s improving composting rates on campus, organizing a move-out waste collection programs, or working with your administration on a comprehensive zero-waste initiative, this conference will cover it all.
National Large Landscape Workshop
October 22, 2014
Hosted by the American Fisheries Society
Greenbuild: International Conference and Expo
October 22 - 24, 2014
New Orleans, LA
In 2014, we’re joining together in New Orleans from Oct. 22-24 for Leadership Jazz. The music of the green movement is undeniable – its lyrics are engaging individuals across the world, its innovation is reviving our spirit and its passion is fueling the future. Together our unique ideas are improvising a melody that is leading a successful transformation of our building and communities. The Big Easy is the perfect setting to celebrate this global impact, while also embracing the essence of community, culture and soul. In 2013, USGBC turned 20, and we invite you to join the revolution as we build momentum and march into the next 20 years.
The Wildlife Society 21st Annual Conference
October 25 - 30, 2014
The Wildlife Society's annual conference is recognized as the most important technical meeting for wildlife professionals and students. Conference sessions span a wide range of wildlife conservation, management, and research topics.
2014 AASHE Conference and Expo
October 26 - 19, 2014
With nearly 2,000 participants, AASHE's annual conference is the largest gathering of higher education sustainability professionals and students in North America. In one of the most innovative sustainable cities in North America, attendees from around the world will come together at AASHE 2014 to network and share new innovations, activities, frameworks, learning outcomes, tools, strategies, research, theory and leadership initiatives that are changing the face of sustainability on their campus and surrounding communities.
October 27- 30, 2014
San Francisco, CA
VERGE brings together thought leaders and a diverse group of sustainability, facilities, and technology executives and entrepreneurs to explore the opportunities for radical efficiencies at the intersection of sustainability and tech.
National Energy Education Summit
January 26, 2015
Organized by the Council of Energy Research and Education Leaders (CEREL)
The Summit will engage energy educators at all levels and students to build, improve, and expand energy education and serve the needs of diverse populations of students and citizens. The Summit will cover what we teach in energy education, how we teach it, how we can collaborate to teach it better, and how we can overcome critical challenges.
Energy & Climate Change
15th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment
January 27-29, 2015
Organized by the National Council for Science and the Environment
The 15th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment: Energy and Climate Change will engage over 1,200 of these leaders to expand and accelerate their efforts and work across the traditional boundaries. Through partnering organizations, the conference will advance solutions with specific initiatives and engage participants over the long term.
Smart and Sustainable Campuses Conference
March 30 - 31, 2015
“Honoring Our Past, Charting Our Future” will be the focus in 2015 as we look back on sustainability transformation in higher education over the past decade. Celebrating 10 years of the Smart and Sustainable Campuses Conference allows us to reflect on the distance that colleges and universities have come in their path to a more sustainable future. The Conference Planning Committee invites you to join us as we celebrate our success and continue to learn, share, and explore emerging issues. As we journey forward together, we see many new opportunities to evolve and expand our focus and learn from our collective challenges and successes. Welcome to the 2015 conference as we honor our past and chart our future.