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

Please note: All event times are listed in Pacific Time-US. If you're not in PT, you can check your time zone at https://www.worldtimebuddy.com/.

Meetings
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm ISSP Greater NYC Chapter: Leaders In Sustainability
Join us for a special Climate Week Leaders in Sustainability program. This evening features an expert panel on carbon accounting and financing, presenting Arnaud Brohé of CO2logic, Marcene Broadwater of IFC / World Bank Group, Hugh Locke of Smallholder Farmers Alliance, and Coleen Vien of Timberland.  Can business address climate change effectively – and redefine itself in the...
September 26, 2017 - 11:00am Colorado Regional Learning Network Meeting
A virtual gathering of sustainability professionals in Colorado As a sustainability professional, do you ever feel a need to be more connected to practitioners in other organizations?  Would you like an opportunity to connect with other sustainability professionals in your region - to share success stories and best practices, get and give feedback and suggestions, and simply...
September 28, 2017 - 9:00am Eastern Canada Regional Learning Network Meeting
A virtual gathering of sustainability professionals in Canada’s Eastern provinces As a sustainability professional, do you ever feel a need to be more connected to practitioners in other organizations?  Would you like an opportunity to connect virtually with sustainability professionals in your region - share success stories and best practices, get/give feedback or...
October 10, 2017 - 3:00pm ISSP Member Information Session - October 10th, 3pm PT (US)
This orientation session lasts 30-45 minutes and gives participants a chance to meet other ISSP 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. October 10th @ 3pm PT-US (Pacific Coast Time-USA. Not in Pacific Coast Time zone? Check your time HERE). All ISSP members are...
Courses
October 9, 2017 - 4:00pm COURSE: Sustainability Management Systems (October 2017)
A Sustainability Management System (SMS) allows for systematic internal review, monitoring and corrective actions for continual improvement.  Management systems are the key to ongoing progress and embedding best practices. An SMS (sustainability management system) allows for systematic internal review, monitoring and corrective actions for continual improvement. ISSP...
November 6, 2017 - 4:00pm COURSE: Leadership Skills for Change Agents (November 2017)
Connect the dots between timeless leadership practices and how to transform an organization to a sustainability culture. The “Leadership Skills for Change Agents“ course prepares sustainability professionals at any level in the organizational hierarchy, and external consultants / advisors, to lead an organizational change toward a sustainable enterprise. It helps...
Webinars
October 12, 2017 - 8:00am FREE WEBINAR: ISSP Certification Info Session for Europe + US time zones
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...
October 12, 2017 - 5:00pm FREE WEBINAR: ISSP Certification Info Session for Asia Pacific + US time zones
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...
November 9, 2017 - 11:00am WEBINAR: Setting Sustainability Visions and Strategies to Address New Realities
This webinar will describe the imperative of setting long-term sustainability strategies to steward the organization and society to a sustainable future. It will profile recent research into the approaches leading companies are taking to develop “sustainability vision stories,” that address the sustainability mega-forces that will affect companies and their operating...