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Conferences, Symposia, Calls for Papers, Online Courses, and Seminars

Utilities in a Time of Change and Challenge: Integrating solar, energy storage and microgrids. This conference will be held on November 17th-18th in Scottsdale, Arizona. For further information and registration, click here.

The New Jersey Emergency Preparedness Association (NJEPA) Conference provides training and promotes the development of public and private partnerships in the planning, coordination, recovery and mitigation of all types of emergencies. The conference will be held May 2nd-6th 2016 at the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. All proposal submittals are due by December 1st 2016. Registration to attend the event will open January 2016. Click here to submit a proposal for presenting.

Workshop on Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change Attribution: October 21-22, 2015. National Academy of Sciences, Keck Center, Washington, D.C. Free and open to the public. More information and registration link here.

Arctic Matters Day. January 14, 2016, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. Free and open to the public. More information and registration link here.

BuildingEnergy NYC Conference is a part of the flagship program of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA). The conference is on October 15th 2015 at the TKP New York Conference Center. To register, click here.

The 5th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit will be held in Dresden, Germany on October 21st-22nd 2015. For further information and registration, click here.

Experience Rutgers: Climate Change, an event which includes networking opportunities, and an exclusive look at cutting-edge research at the university. Speakers include RCI affiliates: Jennifer Francis and Ben Horton. On October 7th 2015 the event will be held in San Francisco, CA and on October 8th 2015 the event will be held in Los Angeles, CA. For more information and registration, click here.

A new MOOC course titled Climate Change & Health for Policy-Makers is a week long course in October 2015 taught by Professor Rainer Sauerborn. To learn more and to register for this free online course, click here.

The Allegheny Highlands Climate Change Impacts Initiative is holding a conference titled “Climate Change and the Highlands: Science, Impacts, Preparedness, Communication, and Solutions.” This is a science-based public conference where one can learn and discuss the ecological, economic, and human impacts of climate change, and climate solutions. The Conference will be held from October 16th to 18th 2015 at Blackwater Falls State Park in Davis, West Virginia. Regular registration is from August 1st to September 15th 2015 and late Registration is from September 16th to October 16th 2015. For more information and registration, click here.   

Restore America’s Estuaries (RAE) in partnership with the Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Change Adaptation is holding a Living Shorelines Summit titled Living Shorelines: Sound Science, Innovative Approaches, Connected Community which will feature region-specific workshops. The summit will be held December 1-2, 2015 at the Hilton Hartford in Hartford, CT.  For further information, click here.

The 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting will be held 21-26th February 2016 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Cosponsored by AGU, ASLO, and TOS the meeting will consist of a variety of programs covering topics in all areas of Ocean Sciences. Registration for this meeting will open in fall 2015. Click here for more information.

The Renewable Natural Resources Foundation is holding a Congress on Sustaining Western Water December 1st and 2nd 2015 at the American Geophysical Union Conference Center in Washington, D.C. Registration is until open until November 6, 2015. For more information and registration, click here.

2016 Delaware Wetlands Conference, February 3-4, 2016, Wilmington, Delaware.  Presentation and poster proposals due October 4, 2015. Registration opens November 4, 2015. Various topics related to wetlands on agenda, including climate change.  More information here.

Carbon Management Technology Conference 2015: Sustainable and Economical Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS) Options. November 17-19, 2015.   Abstracts due July 15, 2015. More information here.

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting held in San Francisco December 14th-18th 2015. Click here for further information.

The Rising Seas Summit is November 12th-13th in Cambridge, MA.  Click here for further information.

The New Jersey Association of Floodplain Management (NJAFM) is accepting abstracts for the NJAFM Annual Conference to be held October 22nd 2015 at Bally’s in Atlantic City, NJ. The abstracts are due August 14th 2015. Student scholarships (application deadline August 31, 2015) and local official scholarships (application deadline August 1, 2015) are also available.  Click here for further information and submission.

The New Jersey Association of Floodplain Management (NJAFM) is accepting nominations for various awards and scholarships that will be announced at the NJAFM Annual Conference to be held October 22nd 2015 at Bally’s in Atlantic City, NJ. Click  pdf here (163 KB) for further information.

The Sixth Annual Northwest Climate Conference will be held November 4th-5th 2015 in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Further information can be found here.

Rutgers Online Learning Conference Mid-Atlantic Region conference will be held January 11th-12th 2016 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. For further information on the conference, click here.

Free Coursera online course titled: “Climate Change Policy and Public Health”, taught by Dr. Jonathan Patz of University of Wisconsin-Madison. Session is from November 9th 2015-December 3rd 2015. To sign up, click here.

Building Energy Conference and Trade Show for Energy Efficiency and Green Building Professionals. Hosted by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association. More information here. Event is on October 15, 2015 at TKP New York Conference Center at 109 West 39th Street, New York, NY 10018

GIS Tutorial for Atmospheric Sciences for basic GIS fundamentals using weather and climate data. Free or download after you register on the course site. Sponsored by UNC Asheville’s National Environmental Modeling and Analysis Center and the National Center for Atmospheric Research. For more information click here.

The website, MOOC-List provides a list of free online courses on climate change here.

Introduction to Sustainable Development course through Coursera and Columbia University. Course is ongoing and is free and open to all. Click here to take the course.

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