ISSP Events calendar features professional development opportunities and local chapter networking events. We look forward to seeing you there!

Meetings
February 17, 2016 - 10:00am ISSP Information Session - Feb 17, 10:00am PT US
This orientation session lasts 45-60 minutes and gives participants a chance to meet other members, learn about ISSP and its mission, and discover how to use the ISSP web site to both find and contribute materials to our professional library. Feb. 17th, 10:00am PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...
February 24, 2016 - 5:00pm ISSP Portland Chapter Meeting
The ISSP Portland Chapter is organizing regular networking gatherings to connect, learn and share ideas. You are cordially invited to join us for our first gathering on Wednesday evening, February 24th from 5:00-7:00p,. Our first meeting will focus on ISSP certification program.  You’ll learn what it is about, how it works, what it will do for you AND get a chance to noodle...
March 16, 2016 - 7:00am ISSP Information Session - Mar 16, 7:00am PT US
This orientation session lasts 45-60 minutes and gives participants a chance to meet other members, learn about ISSP and its mission, and discover how to use the ISSP web site to both find and contribute materials to our professional library. Mar. 16th @ 7:00am PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...
Courses
March 1, 2016 - 12:00pm COURSE: Storytelling for Sustainability | Deepening the Case for Change (March 2016)
Communication is fundamental in all our lives and it begins with a story.  In this course, participants will develop a deeper connection to the role and function of story and how this plays out in our communication of what sustainability means to each one of us, as individuals and as sustainability professionals.  This course will offer sustainability professionals the...
April 4, 2016 - 12:00pm COURSE: Strategy Tools for Sustainability Transformation (April 2016)
This course will guide practitioners through the jungle of sustainability techniques and change processes, and help you learn when and how to apply them successfully. Using the VISIS Method (Vision | Indicators | Systems | Innovation | Strategy) as a guiding structure and sequence, you will deepen your understanding of these general methodological categories, as well as...
June 7, 2016 - 10:00am COURSE: Biomimicry | Pathway to Innovation... Learning from Nature (June 2016)
Biomimicry is an old practice and new discipline that emulates nature’s time-tested strategies for surviving and thriving sustainably on Earth. This course meets on-line on Tuesdays (June 7, 14, 21, 28), 2016 at 10:00am Pacific Time-USA for 60-90 minutes. Time Zone Converter 4-week Course price: $450 USD  -- Special Discounts -- ISSP Members save $75 anytime Early Bird...
November 7, 2016 - 4:00pm COURSE: Leadership Skills for Change Agents (November 2016)
Connect the dots between timeless leadership practices and how to transform an organization to a sustainability culture. This course meets on-line on Mondays (November 7, 14, 21, 28) 2016 at 4:00pm Pacific Time for 60 to 90 minutes. Time Zone Converter 4-week Course price: $450 USD  -- Special Discounts -- ISSP Members save $75 anytime Early Bird Discount - $50 off - ends OCT...
Webinars
March 8, 2016 - 10:00am FREE WEBINAR: ISSP Sustainability Professional Certification Info Session
As ISSP moves forward with our Professional Certification program for sustainability professionals, we’re offering free informational webinars designed to help those in the sustainability field get involved! The webinars will detail where development of the Professional Certification stands, provide insight into the certification process, and let supporters hear from one...