Environmental Career Events

 

 

 
March 14-26, 2017
25th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital 



LOCATION:
Washington, D.C.
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Environmental communication at its best. 
The 25th Annual Environmental Film Festival, the largest and longest running festival of its kind in the U.S., presents 150+ films from March 14 -26 in the Washington, D.C. metro area.
MORE INFO: www.dcenvironmentalfilmfest.org
 

 


March 27-30, 2017
2017 NAEP Annual Conference
National Association of Environmental Professionals



LOCATION:
Durham Convention Center
Durham, NC
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Excellent training sessions are being offered on Monday, March 27. In-depth NEPA training will be available all day, as will sessions on Air Quality. Four concurrent oral sessions in each of the time frames will be supplemented by off-property tours on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. The tours will encompass Ecosystem Restoration, Brownfields, Duke University's Stream and Wetland Assessment Management Park, and a Duke Forest Tour. 
MORE INFO: http://www.naep.org/2017-conference
 




March 27-30, 2017
SWANApalooza
Solid Waste Association of North America


LOCATION:
Reno-Sparks Convention Center
Reno, Nevada
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Spring Training & Exam Center; Road to Zero Waste Conference; Landfill Gas & Biogas Symposium; Two-Day and Three-Day Courses; Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s)
MORE INFO: https://swana.org/Events/SWANApalooza
 




March 28-31, 2017
WQA Convention & Exposition
Water Quality Association



LOCATION:
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
The WQA Convention & Exposition connects the drinking water treatment industry's technologies, know-how, education, training, networking and business opportunities with industry professionals in one convenient location. Hands-on training; networking events; workshops; roundtable discussions; education sessions; business opportunities; WQA Certification Exams
MORE INFO: http://wqa.org
 




March 29 - April 2, 2017
American Society for Environmental History 2017 Annual Conference
American Society for Environmental History



LOCATION:
Drake Hotel
Chicago, IL
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Join us in Chicago as we celebrate 40 years of environmental history
ASEH's 2017 conference will include many special events commemorating our 40th anniversary, including sessions on the state of the field, publishing trends, future directions for environmental history, and more.
Panel sessions and discussions; Workshops; field trips; 40th-Anniversary celebration
Host: University of Illinois-Chicago
MORE INFO: http://www.aseh.net  
 




April 2-6, 2017
253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition
"Advanced Materials, Technologies, Systems & Processes"

LOCATION:
Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
The American Chemical Society National Meeting is where chemistry professionals meet to share ideas and advance scientific and technical knowledge. 
ACS Career Fair to talk to recruiters. Take advantage of career services and professional training.
ACS holds Short Courses at each national meeting that give you the tools to stay on top of new technologies and growing trends in the science industry.
MORE INFO: https://www.acs.org
 




April 4 - 6, 2017
GEF 2017
Gulf Environmental and Sustainable Development Forum



LOCATION:
Jeddah Hilton
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
GEF 2017, will once again combine an international exhibition with a strategic conference as well as a prestigious awards ceremony and will continue to build on the success of all the previous editions as Saudi Arabia’s flagship environmental event by serving all the sectors of the environmental industry including:

  • Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
  • Waste Management
  • Water and Wastewater
  • Environmental Technologies
  • Agriculture

MORE INFO: http://www.gccenvironmentforum.com/
 




April 4 - 6, 2017
Ocean Business 17

LOCATION:
National Oceanography Centre
Southampton, UK
Highlights: The hands-on ocean technology exhibition and training forum.
Over 180 hours of free training and demonstration sessions will be held in their real environments; in a test tank, in classrooms, on the dockside waters and on board vessels providing visitors with the unmissable opportunity to see the latest products and services in action.
MORE INFO: http://www.oceanbusiness.com/
 




April 4-7, 2017
IAIA17: “Global Efforts in Addressing Climate Change”
International Association for Impact Assessment


LOCATION:
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
IAIA17 is expected to welcome up to 1,200 delegates from 80+ nations around the world. This is the largest conference in the impact assessment field and is a unique chance to present your work and receive international feedback. IAIA17 is your opportunity to network with professionals and learn about current best practice principles, recent tools, and techniques for impact assessment.
discounted student registration fee is available, as are several student and young professional programs. http://conferences.iaia.org/2017/students-and-young-professionals.php
MORE INFO: http://www.iaia.org
 


April 10-12, 2017
International Biomass Conference & Expo



LOCATION:
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Largest and fastest-growing event of its kind connecting all sectors of biomass energy. The International Biomass Conference & Expo unites current and future producers of biomass-derived power, fuels and chemicals with waste generators, energy crop growers, municipal leaders, utility executives, technology providers, equipment manufacturers, project developers, investors and policy makers. 
MORE INFO: www.biomassconference.com
 




April 10 – 13, 2017
19th Annual Electric Power Conference & Exhibition



LOCATION:
McCormick Place West
Chicago, IL
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
The power generation industry is facing more change, at a faster pace, than ever before. As policies and technologies change, markets favor the proactive and informed. That’s why the ELECTRIC POWER Conference + Exhibition is so important. This POWER magazine event provides a platform for power generation professionals to meet, network, and address the critical issues facing the power industry. ELECTRIC POWER brings together more power generators in one place than any other conference.
MORE INFO: http://2017.electricpowerexpo.com/
 




April 12-14, 2017
EcoBuild Southeast Asia 2017



LOCATION:
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Ecobuild SEA & ICW 2017 are the leading construction events for Southeast Asia specifiers in the built environment and energy market. Attracting over 10,000 industry professionals, senior level decision makers and influencers from architects and developers to local government and major infrastructure clients.
Solar ASEAN 2017 is co-located with Ecobuild Southeast Asia
MORE INFO: http://www.ecobuildsea.com/
 




April 20-26, 2017
Green Film Fest 2017


LOCATION:
San Francisco, CA 
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Bringing you over 60 stunning & relevant environmental films, alongside engaging debates, socials & workshops with filmmakers, like-minded partners and compelling experts. All coming together to revitalize your green connections and ambitions.
MORE INFO: http://www.greenfilmfest.org
 




April 21-22, 2017
Ninth International Conference on Climate: Impacts and Responses
“Communicating and Collaborating for Resilient Solutions to Climate Change”


LOCATION:
Anglia Ruskin University
Cambridge, UK
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
The Climate Change Conference is for any person with an interest in, and concern for, scientific, policy and strategic perspectives in climate change.
The Ninth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses features research addressing the following annual themes.

  • Scientific Evidence
  • Assessing Impacts in Divergent Ecosystems
  • Human Impacts and Impacts on Humans
  • Technical, Political, and Social Responses

MORE INFO: http://on-climate.com/2017-conference 
 




April 24-26, 2017
NAWTEC 2017
North American Waste-to-Energy Conference


LOCATION:
Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown
Minneapolis, MN
WHY ATTEND? NAWTEC is an excellent opportunity to network with the most respected community of waste-to-energy professionals with many fantastic sessions to stay up-to-date on the latest developments.
MORE INFO:  https://swana.org/Events/NAWTEC.aspx
 



 

April 25-27, 2017

Windergy India 2017

International Conference & Exhibition

 

LOCATION: The Ashok.  New Delhi

WHY ATTEND? Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) in partnership with Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is hosting Windergy, the largest annual conference and exhibition on Wind Energy. Created by the industry and for the industry, Windergy India will bring together key Government authorities, International and National Wind Energy players, Service Providers, cutting edge Innovators, vital Financing Entities and other stakeholders on a single platform. 

MORE INFO: http://windergy.in/

 


April 26-27, 2017
Ceres Conference 2017
“Sustainability Is The Bottom Line” 


LOCATION:
Westin St. Francis
San Francisco, CA
WHY ATTEND? 
Global sustainability challenges are bigger than ever and the urgency for business leadership is paramount.  Good governance, transparency, stakeholder engagement and bottom line performance are all hallmarks of a truly sustainable and profitable 21st century corporation.
 
Join us at the Ceres Conference 2017 in San Francisco to participate in various sessions and hear from sustainability, governmental, academic and business leaders addressing climate, transportation, sustainability, energy, water and human rights issues and breakthroughs. Regardless of the political headwinds, sustainability is the bottom line.
MORE INFO: www.ceres.org
 




May 8-9, 2017          
Energy Efficiency Global Forum (EE Global) 2017

LOCATION:
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC
In the last decade EE Global has become the energy efficiency elite’s annual gathering place – the one event where business executives, government leaders and advocates join together for two days of actionable dialogue and partnership-building. EE Global is a by invitation-only event that draws 400+ attendees, representing all sectors and disciplines and more than 30 countries. 
MORE INFO: https://www.ase.org/events/energy-efficiency-global-forum-ee-global-2017

 

May 9-11, 2017

Oregon Solar Energy Conference

Powered by SEIA

LOCATION: Portland Crowne Plaza.  Portland, OR

WHY ATTEND? The Oregon Solar Energy Conference is the fastest growing regional solar conference in the U.S. For 2017 we will offer an additional day of training including business development sessions, hands on installation training and electrical code change courses. Also, we will be developing solar + storage trainings & policy sessions.

MORE INFO: http://oregonsolarenergyconference.com/

 


May 13-14, 2017
Green Festival Expo

LOCATION:
DC Convention Center
Washington, DC
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
Join the Green Festival Marketplace by exploring over 250 exhibitors, learning from over 50 inspirational speakers, indulge in some delicious vegan or vegetarian food and learn all you need to know to live a more sustainable lifestyle! 
MORE INFO: http://www.greenfestivals.org/
 




 

May 14-18, 2017

2017 International Conference on Ecology & Transportation

“Beyond Boundaries: Building on Common Ground”

LOCATION:

Salt Palace Convention Center

Salt Lake City

WHY ATTEND? 

ICOET is the foremost interdisciplinary, interagency supported conference addressing the broad range of ecological issues related to transportation systems in all modes. Experts in transportation development, related scientific study, policy issues, and administrative processes gather at ICOET to share current research, quality applications, and best practices that can enhance both the project development process and the ecological sustainability of all transportation modes.

The ICOET program includes podium presentations, posters, field trips, and exhibits on topics of interest to researchers, biologists, engineers, planners, project managers, administrators, and policy makers. Hundreds of professionals—representing government, Tribal, academic, nongovernmental, and private industry organizations—from the United States and more than 20 countries regularly attend ICOET. ICOET is a biennial conference. 

MORE INFO: www.icoet.net

 

May 18-21, 2017

AEP 2017 Conference

Association of Environmental Professionals

LOCATION:

Parc 55

San Francisco, CA

WHY ATTEND?

Session tracks and mobile workshops addressing water, environmental planning, “It’s All Geek to Me”, and CEQA.

Student sessions:

  • Resume Writing- Craft a Standout Resume that Will Get Noticed by Environmental Professionals
  • Open Forum- You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers
  • What is the Right Choice for My Career? Tips of the Trade in the Environmental Profession
  • Networking 101: Bridging the Gap Between the Classroom and a New Career
  • Staying Ahead of the Curve – How Education & Leadership Development at AEP Can Help Advance Your Field

MORE INFO: www.califaep.org/

 

May 22-25, 2017 

WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition

American Wind Energy Association

LOCATION:

Anaheim Convention Center

Anaheim, CA

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

If you are invested in U.S. wind energy or looking to enter the market, AWEA WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition is the place you need to be. It is where you will find top-tier speakers, world-class education, cutting edge technology, and premium networking. You won’t find this complete package elsewhere in North America.

Educational tracks; scientific sessions; after hours networking events

MORE INFO: http://windpowerexpo.org

 

 

June 4-7, 2017

AIHce 2017

American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists

LOCATION:

Washington State Convention Center

Seattle, WA

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

The American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) is a must-attend event for professionals working in the industrial hygiene and occupational and environmental health and safety field. Attendees get access to world-class education, leading speakers, & over 150 exhibitors.

MORE INFO: www.acgih.org  www.aiha.org

 

 

June 5-7, 2017

Environmental Leader Conference 2017

Energy Manager Summit

LOCATION:

Hyatt Regency Tech Center

Denver, CO

WHY ATTEND? 

The Environmental Leader Conference 2017, 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.

This year’s event will expose you to innovative technology and implementation practices you don’t get at other conferences. You’ll hear from colleagues that face similar environment and energy challenges but have tried things you haven’t and you may also uncover challenges you have yet to experience and, most important, you’ll learn new ways to solve problems.

Discount pricing for students.

MORE INFO: https://www.environmentalleader.com/events/conference2017/

 

June 10-11, 2017

Green Festival Expo

LOCATION:

Javits Center

New York City

WHY ATTEND?

Green Festival® is a vibrant, dynamic marketplace where companies and organizations come to showcase their green products and services, and where people go to learn how to live healthier, more sustainable lives.

Green Festival is America’s largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event. We bring together the world’s most trusted companies, innovative brands, national and local businesses, pioneering thinkers, and conscious consumers in one place to promote the best in sustainability and green living. 

MORE INFO:  https://goo.gl/Z2CPwi

 

 

June 27-28, 2017

Clean Waterways

North America’s Inland Rivers Response Conference

LOCATION:

Seelbach Hilton Hotel

Louisville, KY

WHY ATTEND? If you're involved in improving oil and hazardous materials spill prevention and response in the inland waterways environment, CLEAN WATERWAYS is the event for you! Join us in Louisville, KY, June 27-28, 2017, for two days of top-notch content covering the most pressing issues unique to rivers.                

CLEAN WATERWAYS will feature fourteen conference sessions that cover some of the most pressing topics while remaining unique to rivers. With that in mind the program will touch on the patchwork of State and Federal regulations, hazardous materials and unconventional oil transportation, and working in a challenging operating environment.

MORE INFO: http://2017.cleanwaterwaysevent.org/