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Nature-based Solutions to Climate Change in Urban Areas Conference

11/17/2015 - 11/19/2015
Climate change has significant impact on society and biodiversity in Europe. Urban inhabitants are most likely to experience climate change effects directly because currently 75 per cent of Europeans live in urban areas. Here, management of urban ecosystems offer sustainable and cost-effective solutions to climate change mitigation and ...[Go to event]

8th ESP World Conference

11/09/2015 - 11/13/2015 Spier Wine farm and Conference Center
The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) is a worldwide network, founded in 2008, to enhance the science and practical application of ecosystem services. To facilitate the needed dialogue between scientists, policy makers and practitioners ESP organises an annual international conference in different parts of the world. The 8th World ESP ...[Go to event]


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]

XVth IWRA World Water Congress

05/25/2015 - 05/29/2015 Edinburgh International Conference Center
Held every three years since 1973, the World Water Congress is one of the most important events in the water field. The Congress provides a large cross-section of players from around the world and from all disciplines with a single forum to connect. The Congress not only allows stakeholders to share experiences and promote discussion, but also ...[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]

16th Annual BIOECON Conference

09/21/2014 - 09/23/2014 Kings College
The BIOECON Partners are pleased to announce the Sixteenth Annual International BIOECON conference on the theme of "Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainability". The conference will be of interest to both researchers and policy makers working on issues broadly in the area of biodiversity, ecosystem services, sustainable development 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]

World Water Week: Energy and Water

08/31/2014 - 09/05/2014 Stockholmsmässan
World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. Every year, SIWI provides a platform for over 200 collaborating organisations to convene events at the World Water Week. In ...[Go to event]

To No Net Loss of Biodiversity and Beyond

06/03/2014 - 06/04/2014 Zoological Society of London
This gathering will be the first global conference on approaches to avoid, minimise, restore, and offset biodiversity loss. It will bring together experts and professionals from business, governments, financial institutions, NGOs, civil society and research, and intergovernmental institutions with an interst in demonstrating no net loss and ...[Go to event]

Webinar: Natural Capital Markets for Watershed Services

In this webinar, Natural Capital Markets (NCM) together with Ecosystem Marketplace (EM) will focus on the use of market (based) instruments to conserve watershed services. In particular, the role of different actors such as the private sector and local communities will be discussed. Panelists will also explore leading and emerging models for ...[Go to event]

Coastal Carbon Economics Webinar with MESP and CSF

This webinar will discuss how these payment programs might apply to forests and MCEs, what kind of economic value this might add to keeping these systems intact and whether this may be sufficient to forestall their loss.

Valorando Naturaleza Webinar on Forest Carbon Report Results (Spanish)

Ecosystem Marketplace's Spanish language sister site, Valorando Naturaleza, is hosting its 3rd webinar. It will present results from Ecosystem Marketplace's State of the Forest Carbon Markets 2013 report focusing on Latin America. The webinar will include commentary from actors active in the forst carbon sector. The webinar will be in Spanish. ...[Go to event]

World Forum on Natural Capital

11/21/2013 - 11/22/2013 Edinburgh International Conference Center (EICC)
A revolution is taking place in how businesses and governments account for natural capital. The inaugural World Forum on Natural Capital will be the first major global conference devoted exclusively to turning the debate on natural capital accounting into action. It will build on the enormous private sector interest shown at the United ...[Go to event]

2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change

11/17/2013 - 11/18/2013 Cristal Hotel and Resorts
The aim objective of the 2013 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change (ICBCC 2013) is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Biodiversity and Climate Change.The 2013 2nd ...[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]

International Water Week Conference

11/05/2013 - 11/06/2013 Amsterdam RAI
The International Water Week Conference takes place over the course of two days where keynotes, sessions and workshops will cover the multifaceted challenges and opportunities of integrated water solutions. The four main themes /Tracks of the conference include: Technology for optimizing the urban water cycle; Urban Delta Technology, Planning ...[Go to event]

The 2nd Conference on Sustainable Business and Sustainable Develoment in Asia

11/04/2013 - 11/06/2013 Landmark Bangkok Hotel
Twenty five years ago, the Brundtland report – formally titled “Our Common Future” – launched the concept of sustainable development as “the process of change in which the exploitation of resources, the direction of investments, the orientation of technological development, and institutional change are all in ...[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]

10th World Wilderness Congress

10/04/2013 - 10/10/2013
WILD10, the 10th World Wilderness Congress (WWC), will convene this October in Spain to "Make the World a Wilder Place." Involving up to 1200 delegates from over 50 nations, with an estimated 30,000 on-line, WILD10 is focused on state-of-the-art information, inspiration, and practical, positive results in policy, protected areas, economics, ...[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]

IDB Sustainability Roundtable on Water Resources in Latin America and the Caribbean

07/24/2013 Andres Bello I
Water is critical to all aspects of development. The IDB Sustainability Roundtable will provide a forum for leaders working in Latin America and the Caribbean to explore emerging challenges and share new approaches to integrated water resources management. The fourm takes place from 1-5 pm. Go to the event website for more information.

US Society for Ecological Economics 2013 Call for Papers

06/09/2013 - 06/12/2013 University of Vermont
There is one month until the February 15th deadline to submit your abstracts for USSEE 2013!  The Organizing Committee welcomes a variety of proposal formats, including paper, panel, poster, and workshop submissions relevant to the trans-disciplinary field of ecological economics, especially as they relate to the conference themes.