Program Areas
Quick Reference

September 2017
This is the annual meeting of the park and recreation community.
This conference will provide information and resources for all who are committed to improving the transportation infrastructure of Indian country and the safety of those who live, work and travel the roadways of Indian lands.
This year's conference will include workshops, symposia, panel discussions, special poster sessions, contributed papers (oral presentations), contributed posters and student research in progress posters.
Sponsored by the Association of Energy Engineers, this conference highlights new technologies, regulatory developments and industry trends.
The focus of the conference is contemporary water and wastewater issues as well as solutions for those issues.
October 2017
Convention broad topics include: state of the industry/profession; professional development; multidisciplinary technical (including sustainability and environmental); natural and man-made disasters (including climatechange and resiliency); strategic issues/public policy; and history and heritage.
The American Society of Civil Engineers' (ASCE) Convention is the Society's premiere membership event. It is the single annual opportunity where the entire Society joins together reflecting the diversity that ASCE encompasses. The Convention program is designed to have integrated, multi-cultural, technical, and educational components to meet the needs of the profession. For more information or to register, go to the website.
I2SL is dedicated to advancing sustainable laboratories globally. Topics that will be addressed include, but are not limited to: laboratory codes, standards, and hazard assessments; carbon neutrality; NetZero for labs; sustainable equipment for lab users; sustainable lab design and building systems; etc.
The focus of this conference is understanding human behavior and decision making and how that knowledge can accelerate the transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon future.
Sponsored by the Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) Foundation, topics of special interest for 2017 are: climate change, green and sustainaiblty remediation projects, renewable energy, and the impact of biofuels on groundwater.
Topics addressed at the conference include: ecology and restoration, environmental justice; water conservation; planting design, sustainable design and development, and historic preservation.
This conference of civil engineers, urban architects, policy makers, technology experts, and related professionals will provide a showcase for the latest developments and advancements in design, construction, technology, policy and education related to sustainable infrastructure and offers a forum to discuss and debate future directions for the 21st Century.
This conference is focused on addressing and protecting our asset and infrastructure challenges. With workshops, tours and five session tracks, this four-day conference and exposition will address water infrastructure planning and reinvestment strategies, critical infrastructure protection through comprehensive emergency preparedness efforts, and enhanced security measures.
November 2017
Broad topics include, but are not limited to: climate change; coastal and ocean management; drought; ecosystems management; groundwater and surface water; tools; and policy/regulations.
The theme of NALMS 2017 is "Finding Balance."
Sponsored by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the focus of this international conference is on the operation and maintenance of stormwater control measures, including both green and gray infrastructure.
11/08 - Greenbuild 2017 (Boston, MA) (Until 11/10)
Greenbuild is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Greenbuild includes educational sessions, an expo, 1-day focused summits, tours, and opportunities to earn continuing eductaion units (CEUs). Details on the program will be available in Spring 2017.
SERDP and ESTCP are the Department of Defense's environmental research programs, harnessing the latest science and technology to improve DoD's environmental performance, reduce costs, and enhance and sustain mission capabilities. The Programs respond to environmental technology requirements that are common to all of the military Services, complementing the Services' research programs. SERDP and ESTCP promote partnerships and collaboration among academia, industry, the military Services, and other Federal agencies. At the conference each funded SERDP and ESTCP investigator presents their project results. Not only does the conference highlight these research and demonstrations through both the technical sessions and the posters, but the Symposium has been an excellent place for collaboration among researchers and offers a chance for end users to see the latest innovations in environmental technology.
December 2017
12/01 - ACES 2018 (Washington, DC) (Until 12/03)
The focus of the conference is to link state-of-the-art science, practice, and decision making by bringing together the ecosystem services community and decision makers from around the United States and the globe. ACES 2018 will engage leaders in government, NGOs, academia, Native American tribes, and the private sector to advance the use of ecosystem services science and practice in resource management and other societal decisions.
Attendees will enjoy opportunities to participate in training events, observe success stories first hand during mobile workshops, listen to experts regarding best practices for meeting brownfields challenges, and network with thousands of other stakeholders.
January 2018
The theme of the conference is "Surviving and Thriving: In Pursuit of a Sustainable World."
This event will bring water industry professionals from around the world to discuss the most important and challenging issues associated with both direct and indirect potable reuse. The event is designed to engage attendees not simply as listeners in the audience, but also as active participants in facilitated discussions intended to foster collaboration, the exchange of ideas, andthe advancement of the global discourse. This event is co-sponsored by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA).
The theme for this conference is "The Science, Business, and Education of Sustainable Infrastructure: Building Resilience in a Changing World"
February 2018
The 2018 conference program will feature eight focused thematic tracks that will provide participants an opportunity for a more dynamic, hands-on learning experience. Each track will be designed to create a peer cohort of practitioners that leave with a new tools, strategies, models and templates to integrate into their work. The conference will draw a national audience of local elected officials and city and county staff; state and federal agency leaders; professionals in planning, transportation, public health, landscape architecture, architecture, public works, parks and recreation, and crime prevention and the arts; realtors, developers, builders and bankers; advocates for equity and environmental justice, youth, older adults, and walking and biking; labor representatives; school leaders and staff; environmentalists; and all others committed to building safer, healthier and more livable communities everywhere.
This conference brings together influential climate, energy, and sustainability professionals from around the globe to address climate change through policy, innovation, and business solutions. Learn about cutting-edge carbon and energy practices and navigate the climate policy landscape.
March 2018
Tracks for the 2018 conference include: Air Quality; Climate Change; Cultural and Historic Resources; Ecological Restoration; Endangered Species; Energy; National Environmental Policy Act; Remediation, Brownfields, and Emerging Contaminant Issues; Stormwater and Low Impact Development; and Transportation.
This conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Energy, Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Energy, Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development.
The intent of the ASEH is to promote the understanding of current environmental issues by analyzing their historical background.
For the past twenty-seven years, this annual conference has helped to bring the environmental science community closer together by providing a forum to facilitate the exchange of information of technological advances, new scientific achievements, and the effectiveness of standing environmental regulation programs. Platform and poster sessions feature research, case studies, and the presentation of new programs. Exhibitions augment the conference program and bring applied technology to attendees. Focused workshops provide attendees with practical information for immediate application.
April 2018
The conference addresses a broad range of topics pertinent to landscape professionals.
Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and New Buildings Institute (NBI), attendees will share perspectives on the growth of ZE, discuss the policies driving new projects, engage in best practices for successful outcomes and collaborate on opportunities for ZNE to transform the built environment.
The four themes for the conference are: Acientific Evidence; Assessing Impacts in Divergent Ecosystems; Human Impacts and Impacts on Humans; and Technical, Political, and Social Responses.
The four themes of the conference are: Scientific Evidence; Assessing Impacts in Divergent Ecosystems; Human Impacts and Impacts on Humans; and Technical, Political, and Social Responses.
The theme of the conference is "Building Resilient Communities, Environments and Economies." The National Outdoor Recreation Conference, held annually by the Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals, showcases innovative and creative approaches to nature-based outdoor recreation research, planning, and management.
Sponsored by the NAFA Fleet Management Association, this institute and expo is targeted for professionals who manage fleets of sedans, law enforcement vehicles, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for organizations across the globe.
The program format will feature the needs and challenges of communities, governments, municipalities, tribes, faith-based organizations, and others with an interest in environmental justice. It will highlight programs and collaborations that work, as well as initiatives that have not proven successful. Program speakers will feature representatives from Federal and state agencies, local governments, tribes, community groups, business and industry, public interest groups, academia, and other entities. This interactive forum will give conference participants the opportunity to network with a variety of interests from diverse quarters.
May 2018
Sponsored by the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), this is an education and training conference for engineers and related professionals working in the A/E/C industry and focused on developing solutions that benefit national security, including uniformed sevicemembers, federal, state and municipal civilians, and private sector industry firms.
June 2018
The focus is on what is new and what is now in architecture.
August 2018
Sponsored by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), the theme is "Making Efficiency Easy and Enticing."
The Energy Exchange is the Federal Energy Management Program's flagship event that brings together subject matter experts from a wide range of technical disciplines to share their knowledge of government best practices with the federal energy management community. From the opening keynote to the closing session, the Energy Exchange actively supports the development of federal energy efficiency champions by offering a comprehensive selection of training sessions and a technology-focused trade show.

Back to Top  Page Top
Event Disclaimer
A note regarding non-EPA conducted or sponsored events: EPA is providing this information because it may be useful or interesting to federal facility environmental managers. However, EPA cannot attest to the accuracy of information provided by event organizers, nor does this constitute an endorsement by EPA or any of its employees of the sponsors of the site or the information or products presented.
Last Updated: April 21, 2010