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October 2020
The Annual Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water and Energy attracts attendees from state and federal agencies, military, industry (including railroad, petroleum, transportation, and utilities), environmental engineering, environmental consulting, and academia. Live equipment demonstrations augment the exhibition hall, bringing real world application to the technical theory presented in the sessions. The conference promises to be an exciting opportunity for all those concerned with the challenge of developing creative, cost-effective assessments and solutions that can withstand the demands of regulatory requirements.
10/28 - ASCE Convention (Virtual) (Until 10/30)
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-disciplinary, technical, and educational components to meet the needs of the profession.
10/28 - PastForward (Virtual) (Until 10/31)
PastForward, the National Preservation Conference, brings together a community of professionals and volunteers passionate about saving places, creating an unmatched opportunity to network, learn, and be inspired.
November 2020
The Tenth International Conference on The Constructed Environment will be held at the University of California, Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Berkeley, United States November 2-3, 2020. The conference will focus on the following themes: The Design of Space and Place, Constructing the Environment, Environmental Impacts, and Social Impacts
At the Water Infrastructure Conference learn about water infrastructure issues and discuss solutions to these challenges, including the latest cost-effective strategies to manage aging infrastructure, control water loss, protect critical infrastructure, and finance capital projects and operation and maintenance activities. At the Water Infrastructure Exhibit Hall attendees will learn about the latest available products and technologies in water infrastructure support, asset management, water loss, cyber security, and emergency management
Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is an annual event for green building professionals worldwide to learn and source cutting edge solutions to improve resilience, sustainability, and quality of life in our buildings, cities, and communities. It's where inspiration ignites, relationships cultivate, knowledge transfers and the leaders developing the next generation of standards, policies, and partnerships gather to turn the promise of a higher living standard into a reality for all.
A diverse and inclusive conference in water resources management, AWRA provides attendees with innovative, practical, and applied water resource management solutions, management techniques, and current research. Attendees can expect to hear: lessons learned from the implementation of multidisciplinary projects, best practices discovered in the design and application of water resource management, implications of water policy decisions, and research into current and emerging issues.
CitiesAlive is North America's leading forum to discuss benefits and strategies of green roof and wall design, installation, and maintenance. This interdisciplinary conference features presentations on research, design, and policy. Every year this conference focuses on a specific sustainability topic that can be addressed with green roofs and walls. This event also serves as host to the annual Green Roof and Wall Awards of Excellence program, celebrating outstanding green roof and wall design projects, ground-breaking research, influential sustainability advocates, and supportive organizations.
This years theme is Leveraging Experience to Manage Diverse Lakes, Landscapes and People. Topics will include: lake management spanning 40 years, shallow lakes, invasive species, carp management, wild rice, harmful algal blooms, climate change, public engagement in planning, urban lakes/stormwater, waterfowl management, fisheries management, aquatic plant management, linkage between lakes and watersheds, and more.
The conference is a chance to learn about the latest developments from business, industry and government sectors. It also provides attendees with multiple opportunities for networking with peers, or meeting with potential vendors and business partners. The expo is composed of a wide range of industry-leading companies presenting and demonstrating energy efficient products, energy management services, and solutions.
December 2020
Mitigating climate change is more urgent than ever, and we need major leaps in systems and behaviors to address this critical issue. For more than a decade, BECC has presented behavioral research on nudging people and organizations to make these changes. Now is the time to move from nudges to leaps. Presentation topics will include how to encourage behavior change for energy and carbon reduction, evaluate these programs, understand why individuals and groups change, and make these transitions in fair and equitable ways. Researchers, academics, businesses, utilities, governments, and nonprofits come together to learn and network at this unique conference.
ACES: A Community on Ecosystem Services represents a dynamic and growing international assembly of professionals, researchers, and policy-makers involved with ecosystem services. The ACES Conference brings together this community in partnership with Ecosystem Markets and the Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP), providing an open forum to share experiences, methods, and tools for assessing and incorporating ecosystem services into public and private decisions. 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 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.
March 2021
The Getting to Zero Forum is an event dedicated to zero energy and zero carbon buildings, featuring the world's leading experts who are creating the market-based solutions that are driving a growing movement to define the future of the built environment. This event has a broad cross-section of stakeholders focused on ambitious building efficiency goals and is an ideal venue for organizing both the policy and building communities to achieve zero carbon ambitions. The 2021 Forum will attract more than 800 leading policymakers, design professionals, building owners, systems manufacturers, and commercial real estate experts.
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.
May 2021
Richmond, Virginia (RVA) is the host city, on and around the campus of Virginia Commonwealth University and blossoming amidst the excitement of a resurgent James River. Providing power for iron works and a thoroughfare for commerce; suffering decades of untold levels of misuse as the regions dumping vessel; the James is redefining the City as its environmental, economic and cultural centerpiece.

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Last Updated: April 21, 2010