World Calendar of Events
|Conference: Save the Planet: Waste Management and Recycling
Date: March 11-13
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Purpose: An important purpose of the conference is to encourages waste and recycling technology transfer to South-East Europe.
|Conference: Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
Date: March 14-18
Location: Sendai, Japan
Purpose: A conference focus will be to review implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action and to adopt a post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction.
|Conference: The 30th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management
Date: March 15-18
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Purpose: The conference will address a wide range of topics, and participants are expected from over 40 countries.
|Conference: Mine Water Solutions in Extreme Environments 2015
Date: April 12-15
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Purpose: The conference provides a forum for presentation and discussion about issues, challenges, and successful solutions that enable responsible mining while minimizing the use of, and preserving water resources in challenging environments.
|Conference: 3rd Global Soil Week
Date: April 19-23
Location: Berlin, Germany
Purpose: Global Soil Week is an international multi-stakeholder event dedicated to the sustainable management of soils.
|Conference: 11th Global Congress on Process Safety
Date: April 26-29
Location: Austin, TX
Purpose: The Congress has grown into the world's largest gathering of practitioners in the field from industry, regulatory bodies and academia.
|Conference: 4th Annual National Zero Waste Business Conference
Date: May 5-7
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Purpose: This conference will demonstrate how zero waste can be a key part of business climate change and sustainability plans.
|Conference: RCBC 41st Annual Zero Waste Conference
Date: May 6-8
Location: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Purpose: The Recycling Council of British Columbia (RCBC) facilitates the exchange of ideas and knowledge that enable efficient solutions to eliminate waste and is Canada's longest serving recycling council.
|Conference: Third International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies
Date: May 18-21
Location: Miami, Florida
Purpose: The 2015 Symposium will present information on advances in bioremediation and the incorporation of green and sustainable practices in remediation.
|Conference: Unmaking Waste 2015
Date: May 21-24
Location: Adelaide, Australia
Purpose: This conference invites participants to explore new approaches to reduce the speed, volume and impacts of ‘waste-ready’ global consumerism.
|Conference: Bridging Divides: Spaces of Scholarship and Practice in Environmental Communication
Date: June 11-14
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Purpose: The conference promises to discuss, explore and bridge the many divides, challenges and opportunities facing environmental communication and practice.
|Conference: International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant (ICMGP)
Date: June 14-19
Location: Jeju, Republic of Korea
Purpose: The conference provides a forum for researchers and policy makers to explore important advances in mercury research and to facilitate internal and international collaborations.
|Conference: 6th International Conference of Debris-Flow Hazard Mitigation
Date: June 22-25
Location: Tsukuba City, Japan
Purpose: DFHM aims to promote international cooperation, communication and exchange of knowledge among researchers and practitioners.
|Conference: Brownfields 2015
Date: September 2-4
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Purpose: The National Brownfields Training Conference is EPA’s premier event for promoting public-private partnerships to stimulate community revitalization and sustainable brownfields redevelopment.