Events

Find climate action events for local governments in British Columbia. Have an event you want posted? Email: info@toolkit.bc.ca

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Monday, September 18, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day) Livable Cities Forum 2017

On September 18 - 20, 2017 join ICLEI Canada for the sixth annual Livable Cities Forum: Advancing Low Carbon Resilience, hosted by the City of Victoria.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day) Cities and Climate Conference 2017 (Germany)

Cities and Climate Conference 2017 conference will be held in Germany on September 19 - 21. The conference will explore the latest advances in research and practice addressing climate change in cities, including issues of infrastructure, planning, governance, economics of adaptation, risk management, and their possible trade-offs and synergies with mitigation and sustainability objectives. 

Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, September 24, 2017 (All day) Green Energy Doors Open 2017

BCSEA is inviting you to the Green Energy Doors Open (GEDO) 2017 in BC, showcasing green buildings, sustainability, and renewable energy projects around the province. Host a tour or open house for free!

Monday, September 25, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day) Roots to Results - The 2017 UBCM Convention and Trade Show
Join UBCM between September 25 - 29, 2017 for Roots to Results, their 2017 Trade Show and the Convention. This year's convention will explore the increasing leadership of local goverment in matters of federal and provincial jurisdiction. 
 
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 11:00 to 12:00 Legal Implications of Climate Change for Professionals

Join the Fraser Basin Council on September 28, 2017 for a free webinar and learn about Legal Implications of Climate Change for Professionals.

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:00 to 13:00 Free Webinar: The BC Energy Step Code and Climate Leadership

Join BC Sustainable Energy Association (BCSEA) on September 29th for a free webinar "The BC Energy Step Code and Climate Leadership" and find out  "how local governments will be using the BC Energy Step Code, and what the policy could mean for climate leadership. What is its potential and how can we maximize it?"

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (All day) to Friday, November 3, 2017 (All day) Deepening Climate Leadership: Lessons From the Front (training for elected officials)

Join BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council in November 2017 for 2.5 days of intense climate action training for elected officials with leading professionals and inspirational colleagues from the BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (All day) Zero Waste Conference: A Future Without Waste - A Circular Economy Within Reach

Join Metro Vancouver for their annual Zero Waste Conference on November 1, 2017. The theme this year is A Future Without Waste - A Circular Economy Within Reach. 

Monday, November 6, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, November 8, 2017 (All day) QUEST Smart Energy Communities Conference (Ottawa, ON)

 

QUEST2017 - Smart Energy Communities on the Hill, is your one stop shop to interact with members of parliament, federal, provincial & municipal senior government leaders; network with senior business leaders from utilities, energy service providers, the real estate sector; and learn about new technologies solutions from leading edge suppliers.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 (All day) to Friday, November 24, 2017 (All day) Building Sustainable Communities Conference (Kelowna, BC)

 

Join Fresh Outlook Foundation on November 21-24, 2017 in Kelowna, BC for its 7th Building SustainABLE Communities (BSC) conference. The conference will explore emerging trends in sustainability at the individual, organizational, and community scales. 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 8, 2018 (All day) 2018 Sustainable Communities Conference

Join FCM in February 2018 for their Sustainable Communities Conference.

Monday, March 5, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (All day) Cities and Climate Change Science Conference

Join IPCC in May 2018 for the Cities and Climate Change Science Conference. The conference aims to inspire the next frontier of research focused on the science of cities and climate change. The primary goal of the conference is to assess the state of academic and practice-based knowledge related to cities and climate change, and to establish a global research agenda based on the joint identification of key gaps by the academic, practitioner and urban policy-making communities. 

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