Why Mountains Matter: Bringing Indigenous Knowledge and Science Together for International Mountain Day

The Reconciling Ways of Knowing: Indigenous Knowledge and Science Forum (RWoK) is pleased to partner with the Canadian Mountain Network (CMN) to host Why Mountains Matter: Bringing Indigenous Knowledge and Science Together for International Mountain Day, a set of dialogues on the need for a multi-evidence approach to sustaining biological and cultural diversity, in the spirit of this year’s focus [...]

By |2020-12-09T04:45:08-07:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

AAG Annual Meeting

The American Association of Geographers' annual meeting will be fully virtual in 2021. Attendees including geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders will share and discuss the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. The meeting will be held from Wednesday, April 7 - Sunday, April 11, and will feature more than 6,900 [...]

By |2020-11-17T09:35:43-07:00November 17th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

Sustainable Development Goals Conference

The 2nd International Virtual Conference of the YEAH  is a step toward YEAH's mission. We invite individuals from various research and academic backgrounds to share their research and knowledge of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals from any disciplinary lens. We promise to provide you a supportive and encouraging environment with like-minded individuals and academics from all over [...]

By |2020-11-18T04:11:08-07:00November 13th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

AlpWeek Intermezzo 2020

December 9-11, 2020 The Nice Côte d’Azur metropolitan area was meant to host the AlpWeek Intermezzo this year. However, in response to evolving health conditions, the organisation committee has decided to make this event completely virtual. Field visits will be adapted to comply with this format as far as possible. The conference will take place [...]

By |2020-11-18T04:17:00-07:00November 10th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities, Upcoming|Tags: |

Strengthening Sustainability Programs in Higher Education

In October 2020, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a consensus study report with recommendations on how to strengthen sustainability programs and curricula in higher education. Committee member Chris Boone will share and discuss the report’s recommendations organized around three themes: i) strengthening sustainability educational programs at undergraduate and graduate levels; (ii) [...]

By |2020-10-27T08:52:03-06:00October 27th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

Pathways 2021: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conference and Training

Pathways: Human Dimensions of Wildlife is a conference and training program designed to address the myriad issues that arise as people and wildlife struggle to coexist in a sustainable and healthy manner. Our mission is to increase professionalism and effectiveness in the Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management field. We invite you to join us in this [...]

By |2020-10-26T07:43:51-06:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

RiversEdge West Conference 2021

RiversEdge West has been conducting riparian restoration research and management conferences with a focus on impacts to riparian habitat in the Southwestern U.S. since 2001. The primary goal of REW’s annual conference is to connect the people managing riparian lands and stream environments with the techniques, scientific findings, lessons learned, and products that help make [...]

By |2020-10-14T08:21:19-06:00October 14th, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |

Mountain Connect: Broadband Development Conference

Overview The need for ubiquitous fiber and wireless infrastructure is at the precipice. Technology innovation will not pause while we continue to struggle with connecting all of our communities. If we don’t act soon, will our rural communities get left behind to a point where we begin to see an acceleration of urbanization and permanent [...]

By |2020-10-01T03:51:13-06:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events|Tags: |

1s Global Mountain Sustainability Forum

About In the epoch of Anthropocene, where humans have a significant impact on the Earth’s geology and ecology, the sustainability of our social-economic systems is the basic prerequisite for the long-term existence of mankind. Any pathway towards such sustainability necessarily calls for deep transformations of our society and will require complementary actions by governments, civil [...]

By |2020-10-01T03:34:23-06:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Conferences, Conferences and Events, Events, Opportunities|Tags: |