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

Webinars
June 2, 2016 - 11:00am WEBINAR: Corporate Culture and Sustainability - A Research Approach
The public is no longer satisfied with corporations that focus solely on short-term profits. Corporations need to consider broader human needs as well. As we all know, some companies succeed in effectively balancing these two considerations, while many others do not. But do we truly understand what makes the difference? WEBINAR: Corporate Culture and Sustainability - A...
June 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...
June 16, 2016 - 11:00am WEBINAR: The Business Case for Life Cycle Assessment
They say you can’t manage what you haven’t measured. In 2014, DIRTT Environmental Solutions completed a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of its environmental impacts, quantifying results per square meter of its building product, a prefabricated modular wall for building interiors. The company now knows the size of its environmental footprint and is actively working on diminishing...
July 5, 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...
Courses
June 7, 2016 - 10:00am COURSE: Biomimicry | Pathway to Sustainability... 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...
July 5, 2016 - 12:00pm COURSE: Life Cycle Assessment 101 | A Simulated Approach (July 2016)
Gain an understanding of the scope, challenges and possibilities in applying life cycle assessment to decision-making processes. Course Delivery Method Online: 4 live webinar sessions plus coursework at the ISSP Learning Center, 24 hours commitment to the course. Webinar Schedule Dates Tuesdays (July 5, 12, 19, and 26) at 12pm PT/ 1pm MT/ 2pm CT/ 3pm ET.  Time Zone Converter ...
September 7, 2016 - 9:00am COURSE: SPaRK Sustainability Plan and Reporting Kit (September 2016)
Walk through the steps of creating a comprehensive sustainability plan: from justification for your sustainability efforts, through impacts assessment and determination of measures. This course meets online four times in September with access to the course website from August 31 through October 5. Live webinars are Wednesdays, September 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2016 at 9AM PT / 10AM...
October 5, 2016 - 10:00am COURSE: Sustaining Sustainability (October 2016)
A Sustainability Management System (SMS) allows for systematic internal review, monitoring and corrective actions for continual improvement. This course meets on-line on Wednesdays (October 5, 12, 19, and 26), 2016, at 10:00am PT / 11:00am MT / 12:00pm CT / 1:00pm ET for 60 - 90 minutes.  Time Zone Converter 4-week Course price: $450 USD  -- Special Discounts -- ISSP...
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...
Meetings
June 16, 2016 - 12:00pm ISSP Information Session - June 16, 12:00pm 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. June 16th @ 12:00pm PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...
June 20, 2016 - 11:30am ISSP AR-MS-TN Chapter: The Future of Environmental and Sustainability Professions: Lessons for Today's and Tomorrow's Leaders
Professor Dodd Galbreath from Lipscomb University will share some of the most important lessons learned from recent discussions held on April 13th at the Lipscomb Sustainability Summit with highly respected developers, designers, corporate and environmental management executives, consulting scientist, engineers and non-profit leaders. ISSP AR-MS-TN Chapter Co-Hosted the event...
June 23, 2016 - 8:00am ISSP Greater NYC Chapter: Sustainability Certification: Is it Right For You? What Does it Mean for the Profession?
Join the ISSP Greater NYC Chapter for a sustainability professional workshop.  Maureen Hart, Executive Director of the International Society of Sustainability Professionals, is offering a comprehensive session on the ISSP Sustainability Professional Certification - what it is, how it works, what it will do for you and what is required. Sustainability Certification:  Is it...
July 13, 2016 - 10:00am ISSP Information Session - July 13, 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. July 13th @ 10:00am PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...