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Going Green – CARE INNOVATION 2014

17 November, 2014 — 20 November, 2014

The International CARE Electronics Office is pleased to announce the Going Green – CARE INNOVATION 2014 conference and exhibition on Electronics and the Environment.

 

6th European Innovation Summit - A Mandate for Innovation in Europe

17 November, 2014 — 20 November, 2014

The 6th edition of the annual European Innovation Summit (EIS) will bring together EU policy makers and innovation stakeholders from the public, private and academic sectors from Europe and beyond. The four days event is backed by a large number of Members of the European Parliament and likely to be attended by several new Commissioners including the Commission President. Since 2009 the EIS has gathered more than 3000 participants and 400 speakers around more than 100 debates in the European Parliament in Brussels.

 

2nd European Resources Forum

10 November, 2014 — 11 November, 2014

The German Federal Environment Agency is pleased to announce the 2nd European Resources Forum. The conference will take place on November 10-11, 2014, in Berlin, Germany.
 

After the success of the first European Resources Forum in 2012 with 440 participants from over 40 countries including more than 40 top-level speakers, the conference event in 2014 will focus on the following topics:

 

Sustainable Innovation 2014

3 November, 2014 — 4 November, 2014

Sustainable Innovation 2014 will provide a platform to discuss the opportunities & challenges related to the role of cities & regions in catalysing, facilitating & stimulating sustainable innovation, products, services, technologies & new business models. The theme of this year is Sustainable Innovation, Cities & Regions.

 

World Resources Forum 2014

19 October, 2014 — 22 October, 2014

The World Resource Forum 2014 conference will be held in Peru, which is an important emerging economy committed to sustainable development. Peru belongs to the 17 megadiverse countries identified by Conservation International.

 

Peru will host the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 20) in December, 2014. COP 20 has been officially declared of national interest. The WRF 2014 will provide inputs for COP 20 discussions.

 

European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production 2014

14 October, 2014 — 16 October, 2014

17th European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP 2014) will take place in Portoroz, Slovenia, 14-16/10/2014.

 

15th Global Conference on Environmental Taxation

24 September, 2014 — 26 September, 2014

GCET is the leading global forum for exchanges on the principles and practices of environmental taxation and other market-based instruments relevant for greening of the economy and a more sustainable development. Research presented at the previous fourteen conferences has helped provide a much stronger theoretical and empirical underpinning of the legal, economic and behavioral issues in this area.

PRES 2014

23 August, 2014 — 27 August, 2014

The 17th Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction will take place in Prague, Czech Republic; 23-27 August 2014.

 

The aim of the PRES conferences is to review the latest development and applications of process integration for energy conservation, pollution reduction and related topics. Industrial experience is especially welcome.

 

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How to govern fundamental Sustainability Transition processes?

10 July, 2014 — 11 July, 2014

RSA Research Network organizes a workshop "How to govern fundamental Sustainability Transition processes?" as the second event of their three-part cycle of conferences dealing with the issue of sustainable regional development in the face of different transformation processes regions are confronted with.

 

Green Industry - International summer course

23 June, 2014 — 4 July, 2014

Trends in resource use and energy consumption indicate that current forms of industrial production are not sustainable in the long term. Many industrial production systems continue to be inefficient and wasteful and thereby threaten to overwhelm the assimilative capacity of our planet. In order to reverse these developments, industries need to radically improve their energy efficiency, reduce their resource consumption and curb the release of harmful by-products.