The 2014 Conference on Anthropology & Sustainability in Asia
2014-03-16 to 2014-03-18
The Conference on Anthropology & Sustainability in Asia is an international biennial conference. Selection of Hiroshima as the venue site provides the ideal backdrop for a conference that will draw researchers and scholars from around Asia to discuss the importance of anthropology in regards to the CASA 2014 theme: Anthropological Perspectives on Holistic Sustainability.
Under the theme of Anthropological Perspectives on Holistic Sustainability, CASA 2014 welcomes submissions from the following sub-themes and special topics:
Archaeology and Sustainability
Green Polymer Chemistry 2014: International Conference on Sustainable Production of Plastics and Elastomers
2014-03-18 to 2014-03-20
The Green Polymer Chemistry
conference provides an ideal forum for today’s market, as the polymer industry looks at alternatives to petrochemical sources to ensure a viable long-term future. Green Polymer Chemistry 2014
is a forum to examine the latest developments in producing conventional polymers from sustainable sources including plants and biorefineries, algae, waste and CO2. What is the LCA and availablility of the alternative sources, and is there competition with food and bioethanol for automotive? What polymers are already available in the marketplace?
Sustainable Chemistry Summit 2014
2014-03-25 to 2014-03-27
The 2014 edition of the Sustainable Chemistry Summit will address the new challenges of sustainable enterprises :
- a more sustainable chemistry as a key factor for more sustainable industries,
- impacts of sustainable programs of chemical companies on products, processes, services and facilities environmental and social performance,
- strategic role of renewable sources of energy and raw materials for the industry.
Sustainable Water Management Conference
2014-03-30 to 2014-04-02
Denver, Colorado, USA
Green Carbon: Making Sustainable Agriculture Real
2014-04-02 to 2014-04-03
The Conference theme of Green Carbon aims to clarify and highlight the often invisible yet vital link between Soil Organic Carbon (SOC) and soil health, and the role this link plays in the sustainability of agricultural production and the flow of ecosystem services. However, the topics to be addressed by the Conference will not be restricted only to the importance of SOC for the overall soil quality and health but also include other sustainability and landscape issues intimately related to the role of soil carbon such as ecosystem functions and services, climate change mitigation and carbon offset, and socio-economic and policy aspects.
Second International Conference on Sustainable Human Development
2014-04-02 to 2014-04-03
Scholars and policy makers will have the opportunity to engage in discussion on the pressing problems facing long-term viability and sustainability of societies, including considerations for diversity and well-being of local communities.
Water and Environment 2014: CIWEM's annual conference
2014-04-08 to 2014-04-09
GMIC 2014 Sustainable Meetings Conference
2014-04-14 to 2014-04-17
San Francisco, CA, USA
Topics will include certification of APEX/ASTM standards, green event apps for destinations, chefs perspectives on sustainable food and brain food menu planning, social marketing trends and sustainability, global case study perspectives, meeting design strategies, and the future of sustainable events for business meetings, sports and events.
International Conference on Sustainable Design and Manufacturing
2014-04-28 to 2014-04-30
Cardiff, Wales, UK
The Conference will consist of keynote talks, oral and poster presentations, invited sessions and workshops, on the applications and theory of sustainable design and manufacturing and related areas.
Singapore International Water Week 2014
2014-06-01 to 2014-06-05
Water professionals need more than just working knowledge of developments in a fast-paced global water market. Stay ahead of current developments with this platform for water practitioners to share expertise and identify solutions to challenges faced by their peers worldwide.
In 2014, the Water Convention continues in its promise to examine the trends and challenges facing East Asia, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East regions along five themes:
1. Delivering Water from Source to Tap
2. Effective and Efficient Wastewater Management
3. Water for Liveability and Resilience
4. Water Quality and Health
5. Water for Industries
2014-06-02 to 2014-06-05
San Diego, CA, USA
XXV ISPIM Conference – Innovation for Sustainable Economy & Society
2014-06-08 to 2014-06-11
Themes covered will include:
- Innovation for Sustainable Societies (Conference Focus Theme)
- Innovation for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth
(Conference Focus Theme)
- Business Models, Entrepreneurship, & Financing Innovation
- Collaboration for Innovation (incl. Open Innovation 2.0)
- Creativity & Idea Generation
- Green, Public & Social Innovation
- Innovation Training, Teaching & Coaching
- Methods & Measurement of Innovation
- Networks & Clusters of Innovation
- Service Innovation
- Strategic Foresight, Strategic Agility &
- Transferring Knowledge for Innovation
20th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management
2014-06-08 to 2014-06-13
The 20th ISSRM will put a focus on these changes, their societal impacts and the potential to mitigate their effects on natural resources and humankind. Under the conference theme, we are seeking organized sessions that fall under the following focus areas:
- social impacts and human dimensions of natural resource management
- conflicts from climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies, land-use changes and renewable energies
- ecosystem services and their evaluation
- recreation and tourism
- protected area management
- smart resource management
- local and regional development (ecological, economic and social impacts)
- building culture and urban planning
- incorporating uncertainties and risk management into environmental planning and resource management
- governance models for spatial transformation
- collaborative stakeholder processes
5th International Conference on Sustainable Irrigation and Drainage: Management, Technologies and Policies
2014-06-17 to 2014-06-19
The purpose of the conference is to provide examples of how irrigation and drainage can become more sustainable, while acknowledging that the concept of sustainability is a goal that continues to change as our knowledge of the biophysical realities alter. In that sense moving towards sustainability is an ever evolving journey.
Sustainability in Energy & Buildings 2014
2014-06-25 to 2014-06-27
The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers and government and industry professionals to discuss the future of energy in buildings, neighbourhoods and cities from a theoretical, practical, implementation and simulation perspective. The conference will be an exciting chance to present, interact, and learn about the latest research in Sustainability in Energy and Buildings.
ECSEE 2014 - The Second European Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment
2014-07-03 to 2014-07-06
2nd International Conference on ICT for Sustainability 2014
2014-08-24 to 2014-08-27
The ICT4S conference brings together leading researchers in ICT for Sustainability with government and industry representatives, including decision-makers with an interest in using ICT for sustainability, researchers focusing on ICT effects on sustainability and developers of sustainable ICT systems or applications.
2014 Global Conference on Resource Conservation and Sustainability (CRCS 2014)
2014-08-26 to 2014-08-27
The 2014 Global Conference on Resource Conservation and Sustainability (CRCS) will be held from 26th to 27th August 2014. We aim to bring together researchers, academics, scientists and conservation practitioner communities to discuss the implications of how a rapidly growing global economy is straining the Earth¡¯s natural resources and exchange pointers on new strategies and technologies on resource conservation.
5th IST Conference
2014-08-27 to 2014-08-29
Utrecht, The Netherlands
The 9th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES Conference
2014-09-20 to 2014-09-27
The 9th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES Conference, to be held at the sea between Venice and Istanbul in 2014, is dedicated to the improvement and dissemination of knowledge on methods, policies and technologies for increasing the sustainability of development by de-coupling growth from natural resources and replacing them with knowledge based economy, taking into account its economic, environmental and social pillars, as well as methods for assessing and measuring sustainability of development, regarding energy, transport, water, environment and food production systems and their many combinations.
Sustainable City 2014
2014-09-23 to 2014-09-25
The International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability addresses all aspects of the urban environment aiming to provide solutions leading towards sustainability. The Conference addresses the multi-disciplinary aspects of urban planning; a result of the increasing size of the cities; the amount of resources and services required and the complexity of modern society.
Geo Utilities: Exploiting Geospatial Capabilities for Utilities
2014-09-28 to 2014-09-29
provides you with in-depth market and practical insight into how utility companies across Europe and the US are building this robust strategy for investment in geospatial network infrastructure management solutions.
Fifth International Conference on the Constructed Environment
2014-10-16 to 2014-10-17
This conference will explore the forms and functions of the constructed environment during a time of dramatic and at times disruptive change. The conference is a cross-disciplinary forum which brings together researchers, teachers and practitioners to discuss the past character and future shape of the built environment. The resulting conversations weave between the theoretical and the empirical, research and application, market pragmatics and social idealism.
NCGG7 - Seventh International Symposium on Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases (NCGG7)
2014-11-05 to 2014-11-07
The 7th Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gas Symposium (NCGG7) has a focus on ¡°Innovations for a Sustainable Future¡±, with four themes: (1) Innovation and Integration, (2) Sources, Sinks and Inventories, (3) Atmospheric Processes and (4) Policy Implementation.
Heritage and Landscape as Human Values
2014-11-10 to 2014-11-14
Eleventh International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability
2015-01-21 to 2015-01-23
Annual interdisciplinary conference discussing sustainability through a holistic perspective, where environmental, cultural, economic, and social concerns intersect. Possible publication in peer-reviewed journal collection.