World Calendar of Events
|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: No More Food to Waste
Date: June 16-19
Location: The Hague, Netherlands
Purpose: The conference aims to bring together a wide range of relevant stakeholders in the food system, including governments, international organizations, private sector, non-governmental organizations, philanthropic foundations, local community producers, and the scientific community to share experiences and demonstrate combined action in partnerships in the food chain.
|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: Celebrating Soil! Celebrating Life!
Date: June 26-27
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Purpose: The congress is part of the international Save Our Soils campaign and the United Nations International Year of Soils 2015.
|Conference: 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management
Date: July 2-4
Location: Tinos Island, Greece
Purpose: The Conference will provide an opportunity to bring together scientists and professionals from government departments, municipalities, private institutions, and research/ education institutions to exchange ideas, techniques, and experiences in all areas of solid waste management.
|Conference: International Conference on life Cycle Assessment in Latin America (CILCA 2015)
Date: July 13-16
Location: Lima, Peru
Purpose: This bi-annual conference provides a venue for sharing ideas and experiences regarding the application and dissemination of life LCA and life cycle thinking-based tools in Latin America.
|Conference: 5th International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation
Date: July 15-17
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Purpose: Conference to pics will include pollution detection, environmental remediation, and pollution prevention.
|Conference: SusTech 2015: IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability
Date: Jul 30- Aug 1
Location: Ogden, Utah
Purpose: A focus of the conference is sustainable electronics.
|Conference: 2nd Wageningen Conference on Soil Science
Date: August 23-27
Location: Wageningen, Netherlands
Purpose: The conference will address the importance of soil science global issues.
|Conference: Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP) 2015 National Conference
Date: August 30- September 2
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Purpose: The purpose of the conference is to address key topics on effectively managing hazardous materials and mitigating risk.
|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.
|Conference: EnviroInfo and ICT for Sustainability
Date: September 7-9
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Purpose: The conference will contribute to international, national, and regional research and cooperation and help develop the knowledge base for Europe's 7th Environmental Action Programme, as well as the transition towards sustainable development.
|Conference: RAMIRAN 2015: 16th International Conference on Rural-Urban Symbiosis
Date: September 8-10
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Purpose: RAMIRAN 2015 is focusing on closing the loop linking rural production and urban consumption systems and on the development of more sustainable solutions for the handling of residues.
|Conference: Waste360 Recycling Summit
Date: September 9-11
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Purpose: The 2015 Waste360 Recycling Summit will be a two-day event featuring panel discussions, in-depth topic sessions, professional networking opportunities, and exhibits.
|Conference: Clean Up 2015: 6th International Contaminated Site Remediation Conference
Date: September 13-16
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Purpose: The conference will provide an international forum to discuss all aspects of contaminated site assessment, management, and remediation.
|Conference: Resource Efficiency and Waste Management Solutions Exhibition
Date: September 15-17
Location: Birmingham, England
Purpose: RWM 2015 is one of the world's most comprehensive fairs for practical solutions to problems in all fields of waste disposal and environment technology.
|Conference: 24th Annual National Compost Conference: Feed the Soil
Date: September 22-24
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Purpose: The conference is co-sponsored by the Compost Council of Canada and the Compost Quality Alliance.
|Conference: LCA XV
Date: October 6-8
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Purpose: This is North America’s largest conference on life cycle assessment in 2015.
|Conference: World Resources Forum 2015
Date: October 11-15
Location: Davos, Switzerland
Purpose: The overall 2015 forum theme is "Boosting Resource Productivity by adopting the Circular Economy".
|Conference: World Efficiency Show and Congress (PDF)
Date: October 13-15
Location: Paris, France
Purpose: World Efficiency is the first biennial event for policy makers and businesses looking for resource and climate solutions.
|Conference: Remediation Technologies Symposium 2015
Date: October 14-16
Location: Banff, Canada
Purpose: The three-day technical program will consist of a minimum of 70 platform presentations on remediation technology.
|Conference: 10th International conference: BIODEGRADABLE WASTES
Date: October 15-17
Location: Námešt nad Oslavou, Czech Republic
Purpose: The conference will address food waste prevention, planning tools, and methods, as well as examples of good practice and techniques, for the entire cycle of biowaste management in rural and urban environments.
|Conference: 2015 International Composting Conference
Date: October 22-25
Location: Beijing, China
Purpose: Conference participants will share knowledge and experiences in the recycling of organic solid wastes, with the goal of exploring innovative methods and services in compost treatment and utilization.
|Conference: Contaminated Site Management: Sustainable Remediation and Management of Soil, Sediment and Water (CSM-15)
Date: November 16-19
Location: San Diego, California
Purpose: The conference will address tools and strategies for identifying, mitigating, and managing contamination.
|Conference: 4th International Seminar on Environmental Issues in Mining
Date: December 2-4
Location: Lima, Peru
Purpose: Enviromine provides an opportunity to learn about innovations and developments, enabling the mining industry to operate in a sustainable manner while maintaining economic viability.