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. However, If you are looking to study at your own pace, check our Self-Study course list.

Webinars
Dec 5, 2018 WEBINAR: Making existing buildings more sustainable through BREEAM
Traditionally, green building certifications have focused on new buildings. And why not? These green building programs help shape the more visible, shinier, and sexier side of real estate.  Increasingly, however, the sustainability community is recognizing that that there are many more buildings that exist now than will be built and this existing building market segment is...
Nov 15, 2018 WEBINAR: Corporate Sustainability Practitioners: Roles Have Changed -- Has Your Job Description?
Sustainability/CSR jobs are evolving, and along with this evolution, the role of the sustainability practitioner is changing in important and fundamental ways. The role shifts, job descriptions evolve, and skills change as organizations transition from an operational to a strategic sustainability focus. This is driven by the internal and external maturation of corporate...
Nov 7, 2018 FREE WEBINAR: Engaging Environmental Organizations: A Conversation with DuPont
Join us for a conversation with Dawn Rittenhouse, Director of Sustainability for DuPont, as she shares her wealth of experience from working with environmental non-governmental organizations (ENGOs) and other stakeholder groups. Seeing that DuPont has been one of the world's largest chemical companies since the 1980s, sustainability may not immediately come to mind.  But they...
Oct 25, 2018 WEBINAR: Business and Biodiversity: Engaging stakeholders and meeting corporate sustainability goals
In today's competitive landscape, engaging in corporate conservation is emerging as an innovative approach to meet both business and environmental needs. Indeed, corporate spending on sustainability and circular economy initiatives are on the rise -- and yielding increased sales and cost savings. Demonstrating leadership in corporate conservation is crucial to meeting...
Meetings
Nov 19, 2018 New England Regional Learning Network Meeting - 12pm ET
Let's Rethink Organizational Performance! Join us for our Regional Learning Network virtual meeting on Monday, November 19th at 12:00pm ET to engage with and learn from your fellow sustainability professionals in New England.  This month, Jonathan Gregory, ISSP-SA, Managing Principal of Traverse Advising, will lead our meeting focused on rethinking organizational performance...
Nov 14, 2018 Greater NYC Chapter: Congestion Pricing in NYC - Why It Matters and What's Going to Happen Next
You are cordially invited to join transportation experts and sustainability leaders for a lively discussion about our New York City transportation crisis, above and below ground. The MTA needs close to $40 billion to bring the subway and bus systems into the 21st century.  Congestion pricing could provide a substantial part of the needed funding while reducing congestion and...
Nov 8, 2018 ISSP Member Information Session - 6am PT (US)
This information 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.  This is a great opportunity to help you get the most from your ISSP membership. November 8th @ 6am PT-US (Pacific Coast Time-USA....
Oct 30, 2018 Greater St Louis Chapter: Sustainability Drivers Double Header
Join ISSP’s Greater St. Louis Chapter Sustainability Drivers on October 30th from 3:45pm - 7:00pm CT  for our Sustainability Double Header as a part of OneSTL's Sustainability Lab @T-Rex on the 5th Floor, 911 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63101.   Session 1 beginning at 3:45pm CT Building Urban Resilience Through Equity, Inclusivity and People Resiliency is a series of...
Oct 16, 2018 Australia & New Zealand Regional Learning Network Meeting - Oct 17th @ 12p AEDT
How can service providers creatively use technology to impact sustainability?  Availery is the answer! The Austrialia & New Zealand Regional Learning Network* is at it again!  Join us for our next virtual meeting on Wednesday, October 17th at noon AEDT.  This month, we will hear from AJ Moore who is currently in the depths of a new startup venture, Availery, embedding...
Courses
Nov 5, 2018 COURSE: Leadership Skills for Change Agents (November 2018)
Connect the dots between timeless leadership practices and how to transform an organization to a sustainable enterprise. The “Leadership Skills for Change Agents“ course prepares sustainability professionals at any level in the organizational hierarchy, and external consultants / advisors, to design business models for success in the 21st century. It helps sustainability...