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SOCAP 15

10/06/2015 - 10/09/2015 Fort Mason Center
SOCAP15 is the world's leading conference on impact investing and social enterprise. Held in San Francisco, October 6-9, The event will unite innovators in business, tech, the sharing economy, health, philanthropy, and more to advance environmental and social causes. SOCAP is a network of heart-centered investors, entrepreneurs, and social ...[Go to event]

EPA-USDA National Workshop on Water Quality Markets

09/15/2015 - 09/17/2015 University of Nebraska - Lincoln Campus
USDA and EPA are cosponsoring a National Workshop on Water Quality Markets. This event is hosted by the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska and coordinated by The Conservation Fund. The Workshop will highlight recent progress in water quality trading across the country with an emphasis on policy, ...[Go to event]
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First Water Stewardship Credit Auction March 2015

11/03/2015 New York, United States of America: New York City
Meet Sustainability Goals. Offset Supply Chain Impacts. Support Farmers. Improve Water Quality. Private dollars have been invested in farm management practices to improve water quality, support farmers, and provide important ecosystem benefits in the Ohio River Basin, the world’s largest water quality trading project. Now, the ...[Go to event]

ACES 2014 Conference: Linking Science, Practice, and Decision Making

12/08/2014 - 12/12/2014 Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel
ACES: A Community on Ecosystem Services represents a dynamic and growing assembly of professionals, researchers, and policy makers involved with ecosystem services. The ACES 2014 Conference brings together this community in partnership with Ecosystem Markets and the Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP), providing an open forum to share ...[Go to event]

WaterSmart Innovation Conference

10/08/2014 - 10/10/2014 South Point Hotel and Conference Center
The purpose of this conference is to broaden the knowledge of innovations in urban water efficiency including products, policies, techniques and ideas. All topics related to innovations in water conservation will be considered. Potential topics include: Water/Energy Production Nexus Water Efficiency for Sustainable Building and ...[Go to event]

One Water Leadership (OWL) Summit

09/15/2014 - 09/17/2014 Westin Kansas City
Early Bird Registration for this year's One Water Leadership (OWL) Summit is open with reduced rates! Join the 5th annual event September 15 - 17, in Kansas City. Invited keynotes include: President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors and Mayor of Sacramento Kevin Johnson and U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. Spotlight Communities will drive ...[Go to event]

Making Waves in Conservation: 69th SWCS International Annual Conference

07/27/2014 - 07/30/2014 Westin Lombard Hotel
The 69th Annual International Conference of the Soil and Water Conservation Society takes place this July in Lombard, Illinois. From the Great Lakes to the coast, our use of the land impacts major bodies of water. Whether it be the large freshwater lakes of the United States and Canada, the Atlantic or Pacific Ocean; or the other lakes, ...[Go to event]

Addressing Drought and Water Scarcity: Solutions for Safeguarding the Global Food System in the 21st Century

06/24/2014 Thomas Jefferson Building, The Library of Congress
Agriculture is feeling the brunt of prolonged droughts at home and abroad. While California, Colorado, and Texas are having one of the worst droughts on record, numerous other countries are also dealing with water shortages, including Brazil, northern India, northern China, south and central Australia, and every European nation around the ...[Go to event]

3rd Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology

05/15/2014 - 05/17/2014 Crowne Plaza Portland-Downtown Convention Center and Hotel
The Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology is a meeting of stream ecologists held approximately every five years aiming to further the scientific study of stream ecosystems in urban landscapes. In 2014, the third symposium will be held in Portland in the days preceding the joint meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science (SFS) and ...[Go to event]

Green Infrastructrue and Water Management in Growing Metropolitan Areas

01/14/2014 - 01/16/2014 University of South Florida, Patel College of Global Sustainability
Urbanization, the change of forest and agricultural lands to concentrated development, is proceeding at an unprecedented pace. The majority of the world’s population now lives in urban areas. Impervious surface, such as roadways and rooftops are now estimated to cover approximately 10% of the earth’s land mass, is concentrated in ...[Go to event]

Private Sector and Biodiversity-Based Innovation: Looking Forward

11/12/2013 The World Bank
This high-level meeting aims at identifying the type of interventions the GEF should engage with the private sector (including support for enabling policy environments, financial assistance, corporate alliances, and capacity building/incuabtion for innovation) to make the agreements on the use of genetic resources under the provisions of the ...[Go to event]

Mitigation and Conservation Banking Class, University of California Davis

11/06/2013 Sutter Square Galleria
Learn about the exciting new field of wetland mitigation banking and species conservation banking with an intensive one day workshop on the legal, technical and financial aspects of habitat banking, which includes a field trip to an existing mitigation bank. Learn about the regulatory and legal history establishing mitigation banks and the ...[Go to event]

Ecosystem Services and Markets Class, University of California Davis

10/09/2013 Sutter Sq. Galleria
Explore the innovative field of ecosystem services and learn how these habitat-based markets can provide new revenues streams to traditional open space, forest and agricultural lands. Learn about the different rules and regulations that have created these new markets and the tools used to value them. Explore the different markets from wetland ...[Go to event]

SER2013

10/06/2013 - 10/11/2013
 

5th World Conference on Ecological Restoration

10/06/2013 - 10/11/2013 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
The SER2013 World Conference on Ecological Restoration: Reflections on the Past, Directions for the Future will bring together more than 1,200 delegates from around the world interested in the science and practice of ecological restoration as it relates to natural resource management, climate change responses, biodiversity conservation, local ...[Go to event]

WEF Stormwater Congress

10/05/2013 - 10/09/2013 Stormwater Pavilion
The inaugural WEF Stormwater Congress, taking place in Chicago on October 5-9, 2013, is an exciting place to engage with leaders in the stormwater sector and is a unique opportunity to be part of something innovative and different at WEFTEC. Because this audience and topic is growing rapidly, and has a long and successful history at WEFTEC, ...[Go to event]

WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition

10/02/2013 - 10/04/2013 South Point Hotel and Conference Center
The WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition is the largest urban-water efficiency conference of its kind in the world. Presented by the Southern Nevada Water Authority and numerous forward-thinking organizations, the 6th annual WSI will be held October 2-4, 2013, at the South Point Hotel and Conference Center in Las Vegas. Last ...[Go to event]

2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Sustainable Energy Development

08/12/2013 - 08/14/2013 DoubleTree by Hilton Brownstone-University
The 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity & Sustainable Energy Development provides a platform for scientists, engineers, directors of companies and students in the field of Biodiversity to meet and share their knowledge. Go to the event website for more information.

WEF/IWA Nutrient Removal and Recovery 2013: Trends in Resource Recovery and Use

07/28/2013 - 07/31/2013 Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
The Water Environment Federation and the International Water Association, in cooperation with the British Columbia Water & Waste Association and the Water Environment Research Foundation are pleased to announce a Specialty Conference covering the latest research and experience in all management aspects of nutrient removal. An important ...[Go to event]

International Congress for Conservation Biology 2013

07/21/2013 - 07/25/2013 Baltimore Convention Center
The biennial International Congress for Conservation Biology is recognized as the most important global meeting for conservation professionals and students. The congress features a dynamic scientific program with more than 100 cutting edge symposia, workshops, posters, and focus groups; countless networking opportunities, fantastic field ...[Go to event]