ISSP is pleased to make our members aware of these other sustainability events happening around the world. Listing here is not an endorsement per se but an attempt to share opportunities of interest. In some cases these events have extended a discount to ISSP members. If you are interested in having an event listed here, please send an email to info (at) sustainabilityprofessionals (dot) org.
Events are listed in chronological order. Click on the event name or scroll down to read more.
- Responsible Business Forum on Food and Agriculture, March 13-15, Jakarta, Indonesia
- GoGreen Seattle, March 16, Seattle, WA
- Responsible Business Summit NY, March 27-28, Brooklyn, NY
- Environmental Leader Conference, June 5 – 7, Denver, CO
- Companies vs Climate Change: Europe, October 4 – 6, Brussels, Belgium
- AASHE Conference & Expo, October 15 – 18, San Antonio, TX
Responsible Business Forum on Food and Agriculture
March 13-15, Jakarta, Indonesia
Under the theme ‘Securing Asia’s Food & Nutrition Future’, RBF Food & Agriculture 2017 will address these issues and present practical ways to increase sustainable food production and engage small-holder farmers towards improved nutrition and health. Seven commodity working groups will produce actionable recommendations for enhancing farmer access to finance, technology, knowledge and markets, and for solving Asia’s nutrition crisis. Please join us and more than 400 leaders from business, governments, NGOs and the finance community, and secure Asia's food and nutrition future. Register today at http://bit.ly/2h2hTig.
March 16, Seattle, WA
The GoGreen Conference, created and organized by Social Enterprises, is a sustainability learning experience for business and public sector decision-makers. Featuring regionally targeted content and recognized leaders from the community, GoGreen works across industry silos to foster peer-to-peer learning and collaborative solutions. We believe sustainability in the business setting is a powerful and indispensable tool for navigating the tumultuous waters of today's global economy and solving our climate woes. Our mission is to empower attendees with the strategies, tools and connections to green their organizations with profitability in mind. Use code ISSP to get 20% off registration today! http://ow.ly/Bs5Q306cN8M.
Responsible Business Summit NY
March 27-28, Brooklyn, NY
The 2017 conference brings the best, the most innovative and most inspiring brands in responsible business to New York at #RBSNY - 200+ attendees learn how to deliver purpose for commercial success, the environment and stakeholders. Profit: Use sophisticated data to build a more effective CSR business case. People: Influence stakeholders and drive culture change to make the right ‘sell’. Planet: Accelerate progress through technology, environmental and supply chain risk mitigation. Learn more at http://events.ethicalcorp.com/.
Environmental Leader Conference
June 5 – 7, Denver, CO
This conference, featuring the Energy Manager Summit, offers a unique opportunity for environmental, sustainability and energy professionals to come together to identify new areas of opportunity to work more collaboratively in addressing their organizations goals. Unlike other conferences, this program unites a group of multidisciplinary, forward-thinking executives to share diverse perspectives and approaches to improving processes and better managing resources. Learn more here.
Companies vs Climate Change: Europe
October 4 – 6, Brussels, Belgium
Companies Vs Climate Change (CvCC) is an event series whose mission it is to bring together companies from around the world to discuss climate change and how they can work together to address it most impactfully. Known as “The B2B Climate Solutions Event”, CvCC recently hosted an event at the Hyatt in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. The CvCC: Europe event will take place in Brussels on 4-6 October. Speakers are confirmed from Carlsberg, Schneider Electric, Walgreens, Hankel, Solvay, Ball, Siemens, Philips Lighting, CDP, ArcelorMittal, SAP and Lidl with many more to come. CvCC is seeking industry speakers. Questions about sponsorship or attending? Email Jason Youner, CEO.
AASHE Conference & Expo
October 15 – 18, San Antonio, TX
AASHE's educational program covers the higher education sustainability community's most relevant and timely topics - providing leadership and change agency needed to institutionalize sustainability in higher education. In each session, top thought leaders offer insights that will inspire, motivate, energize and empower campus leaders to advance sustainability in higher education and beyond. For more information, click here.