The Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS) 2018 conference invites attendees to participate in defining priorities, ask questions, produce answers, and implement solutions in order to address the need for much broader and richer inclusion in all aspects of environmental studies and sciences.
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Details about the conference are forthcoming. The 12th annual ISCN 2018 conference will be hosted by KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden.
With these challenges in mind, this year’s INSS theme will be “Localizing Sustainability: Local challenges, local champions”. Over the past six years, the annual INSS conference has transitioned to a multi-site conference that allows for the focus and comparison of multiple local challenges. This year’s theme will embrace this transition, allowing each INSS site to focus on local challenges and local champions, and creating opportunities to share these experiences across the conference.
This year’s consortium will focus on the topic of effective collaborations (within campuses, between campuses, and between campuses and communities). Events will include guest speakers, panel discussions and group workshops.
The Engineering Education for Sustainable Development (EESD) conference provides an open forum for the discussion and sharing of ideas and methods in teaching practices and curriculum advances in engineering education for sustainability. This year’s theme—Creating the Holistic Engineer—brings about the reality that current and future engineers cannot work in silos and that the broader understanding […]
Help your campus to set realistic Zero Waste goals by exploring a more holistic approach to measuring waste reduction efforts that goes beyond diversion.
The Canadian College and University Environmental Network (CCUEN) and Canadian Alliance of College and University Sustainability Professionals (CUSP) are co-organizing Canada’s first comprehensive sustainability in higher education conference. Keynote speaker is Amy Luers, executive director of Future Earth. The program includes sessions on living labs, research, operations, curriculum, social justice, and partnerships.
For many years, the responsibility of higher education & learning institutions for building a sustainable world has been highlighted. All over the world, faculty, administrators, learning facilitators and students have developed initiatives at local, regional and international levels to help transform society, business and education. These initiatives have generated positive energy and goodwill, inspired further […]
This webinar discusses options open to environmental researchers interested in influencing policy decisions; is it better to persuade from within or without?
This webinar discusses avoided costs and other benefits made possible by a shared cell culture resource at CU Boulder from an October 2017 case study.