Events

This calendar lists upcoming events in Indian Country sponsored by DOE and a variety of government agencies, associations, and organizations.

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December 18, 2014
Online
TAP Webinar: Best Practices in Energy Data Collection and Tracking in the Public Sector Hosted by the Technical Assistance Program (TAP), this webinar will cover DOE's Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program Office's step-by-step guide with best practices from state and local governments and school districts across the country demonstrating the value of an energy data tracking effort. The webinar is from 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.

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December 18, 2014
Online
USDA Residential Energy Efficiency Deep Dive, Part Two Led by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of Energy (DOE), this webinar series is about the Rural Utilities Service’s new Energy Efficiency and Conservation Loan Program (EECLP). Part two of this series will focus on how to implement specific aspects of an energy efficiency program based on needs expressed in the first energy efficiency webinar. Speakers will discuss how to communicate and market your program to entice customers to participate, workforce development, partnering effectively with contractors, completing data collection, and evaluation activities. This webinar is held from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

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January 1, 2015 -
March 31, 2015
online
UNEP MOOC Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is launching the first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems. The course is an outcome of the long-standing collaboration between UNEP and the Center for Natural Resources and Development. It features ecosystem-based solutions for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation, case studies, guest speakers, etc.

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January 15, 2015
Online
National Disaster Resilience Competition Webinar Series - Q&A Session: Available Resources on the HUD Exchange The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is hosting a webinar series to foster awareness about the National Disaster Resilience Competition. The webinar will answer questions about the competition, cover requirements, and talk about climate resilience. The webinar will run from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

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January 27-29, 2015
Washington, DC, District of Columbia
National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment The 15th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment: Energy and Climate Change will develop and advance partnerships that focus on transitioning the world to a new "low carbon" and "climate resilient" energy system. It will emphasize putting ideas into action - moving forward on policy and practice.

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January 29-31, 2015
Baltimore , Maryland
New Partners for Smart Growth Conference The New Partners for Smart Growth Conference is the nation's largest smart growth and sustainability conference. The three-day conference is themed, "Practical Tools and Innovative Strategies for Creating Great Communities."

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February 9-13, 2015
Anchorage, Alaska
Alaska Forum on the Environment Hosted at the Dena'ina Convention Center, the Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) will feature 80 technical breakout sessions developed specifically for the Indian General Assistance Program; keynote events on climate change, energy, environmental regulations, cleanup and remeditation; and more. The AFE is Alaska's largest statewide gathering of environmental professionals from government agencies, nonprofits and for-profit businesses, community leaders, Alaskan youth, conservationists, biologists, and community elders.

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February 9-11, 2015
Arlington, Virginia
USET Impact Week Meeting Save the date for Impact Week, hosted by the United South and Eastern Tribes (USET).

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February 12, 2015
Online
National Disaster Resilience Competition Webinar Series - Q&A Session: Walk through FAQ's The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is hosting the National Disaster Resilience Competition Webinar Series to foster awareness about the National Disaster Resilience Competition. The webinar will answer questions about the competition, cover requirements, and talk about climate resilience. The webinar is from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

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February 17-19, 2015
Boise , Idaho
Great Basin Consortium Boise State University is hosting the Great Basin Consortium Conference, featuring presentations on research projects and emerging natural resources issues.

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February 23-25, 2015
Washington, DC, District of Columbia
NCAI Executive Council Winter Session Save the date for the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) 2015 Executive Council Winter Session.

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February 23-25, 2015
Washington, DC, District of Columbia
ACCO C2ES Climate Leadership Conference Hosted by the Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO) and Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), the Climate Leadership Conference is addressing global climate change through policy, innovation, and business solutions.

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February 26, 2015
Online
National Disaster Resilience Competition Webinar Series - Q&A Session: Review Completeness Requirements The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is hosting the National Disaster Resilience Competition Webinar Series to foster awareness about the National Disaster Resilience Competition. The webinar will answer questions about the competition, cover requirements, and talk about climate resilience. The webinar is from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

Register online.

March 9-12, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
RES Las Vegas The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is hosting RES Las Vegas. This four-day conference includes events, tradeshow, business expo, procurement, and more.

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