External Conferences / Symposia / Workshops / Courses

Air Sensors International Conference will be held from May 12-15, 2020 in Pasadena, California. Abstract deadline December 15, 2019.


Workshop on Societally-Relevant Multi-Year Climate Predictions will be held from March 31-April 2, 2020 in Boulder, Colorado. Abstract deadline January 10, 2020.


The 2020 Annual Global Affairs Conference on Global Politics in the Era of Climate Change, aims to examine various aspects of global climate politics, including the role of international agreements, civil society movements, indigenous communities, will be held on April 3, 2020 in Newark, NJ. Organized by The Student Association of the Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University. Submit an anonymous abstract of up to 400 words to saga.rutgers(at)gmail.com with name and contact details in email body and “Paper Submission DGA Conference 2020” in subject line. Abstract deadline January 10, 2020. 


2020 Local Solutions: Eastern Climate Preparedness Conference will be held from May 11-12, 2020 in Portland, Maine. Organized by Antioch University New England, in partnership with NOAA and the Island Institute.


General Assembly 2020 of the European Geosciences Union will be held from May 3-8, 2020 in Vienna, Austria. Abstract deadline January 15, 2020. 

 

 


Computational Methods in Water Resources on interdisciplinary research on quantitative forecasting of hydrological processes will be held from June 22-25, 2020 at Stanford University. Abstract deadline November 30, 2019. 


Getting to Zero: A U.S. Climate Agenda will be held on November 13, 2019 in Washington DC. Organized by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions.

 

 


Rise Conference 2019 on Transforming University Engagement in Pre- and Post-Disaster Environments: Lessons from Puerto Rico will be held from November 18-20, 2019 at the University at Albany. Registration deadline November 18, 2019.


29th Annual Rutgers Turfgrass Symposium will be held on January 10, 2020 in Foran Hall. Symposium will focus on research topics in bioinformatics, the microbiome, breeding and data management, stress tolerance, and pest management. Abstract deadline December 13, 2019. 


Delaware Wetland Conference will be held from January 29-30, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware. Abstract deadline October 30, 2019.


Princeton Environmental Forum will be held from October 24-25, 2019 at Princeton University, featuring Princeton faculty and alumni environmental leaders from across the disciplines discussing the most urgent environmental issues of the 21st century. 


2019 Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held on November 2, 2019 at Rice University (Texas). Application deadline October 7, 2019.


Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020 will be held from February 16-21, 2020 in San Diego, California. Abstract deadline September 11, 2019.


2020 Symposium on Hurricane Risk in a Changing Climate will be held from June 7-11, 2020 in Key Largo, Florida. Abstract deadline December 15, 2019.


Considering the Counterculture: A History in Ideas conference will be held September 27-28, 2019 at Princeton University. Sponsored by Princeton’s Program in American Studies and Princeton Environmental Institute.  


Princeton Environmental Forum will be held from October 24-25, 2019 at Princeton University, featuring  Princeton faculty and alumni environmental leaders addressing urgent environmental issues for the 21st century. Registration opens September 3, 2019.


C2ES Climate Leadership Conference will be held from March 4-6, 2020 in Detroit.  


Behavior, Energy and Climate Change conference on Scaling Up will be held from November 17-20, 2019 in Sacramento.


The American Meteorological Society Meeting will be held from January 12-16, 2020 in Boston, Massachusetts, including a session on “Towards Infrastructure Standards for a Changing Climate”. Abstract deadline August 1, 2019. 


The Northeast Specialty Crop Water Symposium will be held from December 18-19, 2019 in Burlington, Vermont.  Session and Presentation and Graduate Student Poster Session submissions open.  


AGU Fall Meeting 2019 will be held from December 9-13, 2019 in San Francisco. Abstract deadline July 31, 2019.


CLIMATE2020 Online Conference on mitigation and adaptation will be held from April 23-30, 2020, exclusively online. The conference is organized by the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences. Abstract deadline August 31, 2019.


Impact of Social Sciences and Humanities on Society conference will be held from October 17-18, 2019 in Washington, DC.


Sustainability: Transdisciplinary Theory, Practice, and Action will be held from October 16-18, 2019 at the University of Toronto, Mississauga Campus, Ontario. Abstract deadline May 25, 2019.


Gulf of Maine 2050 International Symposium on Challenges and Opportunities for Regional Resilience will be held from November 4-8, 2019 in Portland, Maine. Abstract deadline August 5, 2019.


National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop on the theme Defining Our Future with Wildland Fire – A New Paradigm will take place from October 21-24, 2019 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Presentation proposal deadline July 1, 2019.



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.


Introductory e-Course on Climate Change and REDD+ Academy e-Course available through the United Nations New Climate Change E-Learn Platform. More information here.


Northeast Regional Climate Hub Pilots Discussion Groups for Climate Adaptation hosted by the USDA Northeast Climate Hub and the Climate Learning Network. Sign up here.