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

Meetings
January 17, 2017 - 12:00pm ISSP Information Session - January 17, 12pmPT (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. January 17 @ 12:00pm PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...
January 18, 2017 - 5:30pm ISSP Portland Chapter Meeting - January
The ISSP Portland Chapter is organizing regular networking gatherings to connect, learn and share ideas. You are cordially invited to join us for our next gathering on Wednesday January 18 from 5:30-7:00p. Location: City of Portland 1900 SW 4th Ave,   Conference Room 7A (7th Flr) Portland, OR 97201 Wednesday, 18th January, 5:30 – 7:00 PM While there is no charge for the...
February 8, 2017 - 6:00am ISSP Information Session - February 8, 6amPT (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. February 8th @ 6am PT US (Pacific Coast Time-USA). All members - new, returning, prospective - are welcome to join our free, web-based...
Courses
February 6, 2017 - 11:00am COURSE SERIES: Stakeholder Engagement Strategies 2017: Community, Employee, and Supply Chain Engagement
Stakeholder Engagement is an essential component of risk reduction and opportunity optimization for organizations.  In addition, it is a requirement of sustainability reporting under frameworks such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and Sustainability Accounting Standard’s Board (SASB).  ISSP’s Stakeholder Engagement Strategies series is designed to provide the...
February 7, 2017 - 11:00am COURSE: Stakeholder Engagement Strategies 2017: Community Engagement
Stakeholder Engagement is an essential component of risk reduction and opportunity optimization for organizations.  In addition, it is a requirement of sustainability reporting under frameworks such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and Sustainability Accounting Standard’s Board (SASB).  ISSP’s Stakeholder Engagement Strategies series is designed to provide the...
February 28, 2017 - 11:00am COURSE: Stakeholder Engagement Strategies 2017: Employee Engagement
Stakeholder Engagement is an essential component of risk reduction and opportunity optimization for organizations.  In addition, it is a requirement of sustainability reporting under frameworks such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and Sustainability Accounting Standard’s Board (SASB).  ISSP’s Stakeholder Engagement Strategies series is designed to provide...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am COURSE: Stakeholder Engagement Strategies 2017: Supply Chain Engagement
Stakeholder Engagement is an essential component of risk reduction and opportunity optimization for organizations.  In addition, it is a requirement of sustainability reporting under frameworks such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and Sustainability Accounting Standard’s Board (SASB).  ISSP’s Stakeholder Engagement Strategies series is designed to provide the...
Webinars
February 8, 2017 - 11:00am WEBINAR: The Sustainability Reporting Standards: What are they and what do they mean for me?
Since 2000, GRI’s Sustainability Reporting Guidelines have been used by thousands of organizations in more than 90 countries to report publicly about their impacts on the economy, the environment, and society. Now, the world’s most widely-adopted sustainability reporting guidelines have been further refined to become the first-ever Sustainability Reporting Standards. Find out...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am WEBINAR: Carbon Accounting: Calculate, Reduce, Offset, and Disclose Your CO2 Emissions
Carbon Accounting is a vital tool in enabling organizations to measure and report on their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. As the need to respond to the causes and impacts of climate change becomes increasingly urgent, emissions calculations and inventories are a vital first step towards mastering climatic risk. WEBINAR: Carbon Accounting: Calculate, Reduce, Offset, and...
May 18, 2017 - 11:00am WEBINAR: Paris, Climate Action, and Developments in Global Renewable Energy Markets
Spurred by WRI’s Scope 2 Guidance, CDP’s new climate action requirements, and the Paris Agreement—not to mention a falling price environment—corporations are going big on renewables.  While U.S. domestic interest in contracts like power purchase agreements (PPAs) remains high in spite of uncertainties surrounding the Trump administration, many other global markets are emerging...