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Calendar of Events

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Date

Venue

Title

15-16 December 2011 Berlin
Germany

International CSR Conference

At the two-day conference organised by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Germany’s National CSR Action Plan will be presented to an international audience. In addition, the conference will serve as an opportunity to present and discuss the themes and activities of the European Union and other international organisations.

Further information on the event is available here.

22-25 November 2011 Poznan
Poland

POLEKO International Trade Fair for Environmental Protection

Learn about the latest technologies in the field of environmental protection, and take part in numerous events with professionals from the environmental protection industry from Poland and abroad.

Further information on the event is available here.

21-24 November 2011 Amman
Jordan

ICEMT 2011 - The Second International Conference on Environmental Management & Technologie

The ICEMT 2011 will address issues connected with environmental management, zero emissions, pollution, waste management, and sustainable development.

Further information on the event is available here.

19-27 November 2011 Across
Europe

European Week for Waste Reduction 2011

Events will focus on raising the awareness of waste reduction strategies and policies of the EU and its Member States, while encouraging Europeans to change their behavior in their everyday life around consumption and production.

Further information on the event is available here.

17 November 2011 Cracow,
Poland

EMAS Awards 2011

The EMAS Awards will praise the excellent work of EMAS registered organisations in “stakeholder involvement, including employee involvement, leading to continuous improvements”.

Further information on the event is available here.

9 November 2011 Oslo,
Norway

EMAS PREMA Workshop

The EMAS PREM Group, which consists of organisations from the four Nordic countries Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway, organises a workshop on the scheme. The PREM project objective is to improve sustainability in societies with contributing management measures against climate change. This is achieved by establishing Profitable Resource Efficient Management in organisations and in the value chain within the Nordic Countries with more countries to be followed after the pre-project phase.

Further information on the event is available here.

28 October 2011 Brussels,
Belgium

Conference on the “The role of the LRA in managing the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment within the EU Framework”,

At this seminar, the present and the future reform legislation at European level on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) will be discussed, as a new directive on WEEE is currently under debate at the European Institutions.

Further information on the event is available here.

11-13 October 2011 High Tatra, Slovakia.

Enviro-Management 2011

The 5th annual international experts' conference Environ-Management 2011 will focus on Environmental policy and Municipal Waste Management in Europe.

Further information on the event is available here.

3-9 October 2011 Various

SME Week

Coordinated by the European Commission, this campaign promotes enterprise across Europe in line with the Small Business Act for Europe. It is taking place in 37 countries, and organised by business organisations, business support providers and national, regional and local authorities.

Further information on the event is available here.

12-13 September 2011 London, United Kingdom .

The B4E Climate Summit 2011

The B4E Climate Summit London will gather international leaders from business, NGOs, agencies and governments to share innovations and strategies for zero-based targets and transformative business solutions. Discussions will explore the new technologies, policies and infrastructure needed to reduce global emissions, power the green economy and ensure a sustainable future.

Further information on the event is available here.

29 June 2011 Barcelona, Spain

Open Forum of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council Second Annual Membership Meeting

Annual Membership Council meeting features a behind-the-scene tour of Sustainable Barcelona, keynotes from industry leaders, updates for the GSTC Board and education sessions.

Further information on the event is available here.

27 June-1 July 2011

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

INSPIRE Conference 2011 - "INSPIREd by 2020"

The theme of this year's edition is "INSPIREd by 2020 - Contributing to smart, sustainable and inclusive growth". This edition of the INSPIRE Conference offers an opportunity to explore INSPIRE's contribution to Europe's 2020 strategic goals and to root it's further implementation and development in the EU 2020 follow-up programmes.

Further information on the event is available here.

9 June 2011 Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom

LowCVP Annual Conference

The LowCVP 2011 Conference entitled "Just over the horizon: mobility to 2020 and beyond" will focus on the next phase of road transport decarbonisation.

Further information on the event is available here.

5 June 2011

Barcelona, Spain

EMAS day

Organised by the Club EMAS and supported by the Municipality of Barcelona. The event will take part in the Ciutadella's Park and includes kids' activities, music, games and other activities to promote EMAS, to involve interested parties and to show good environmental practices.

Further information on the event is available here

24-27 May 2011

Brussels, Belgium

Green Week 2011

The Green Week is the biggest annual conference on European environment policy. The theme of this year's edition is: “Resource Efficiency "Using less, living better".

Further information as well as a detailed programme is available here.

24-25 May 2011

Budapest, Hungary

Small Business Act Conference

The event presents local and regional solutions to the key challenges facing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and workshops where "best practice" examples on (inter alia) improving the business environment or supporting the internationalisation of business are presented.

Further information is available here.

18-19 May 2011

Brussels, Belgium

European Business Summit 2011

Europe's key platform for decision makers and business leaders to meet and debate how to build a more competitive and sustainable European Union.

Further information is available here.

28 April 2011

Brussels, Belgium

The European Eco-Innovation Info Day 2011

The European Eco-Innovation Info Day 2011 will provide participants with essential information and advice on how to develop a good project proposal and apply successfully for funding.

Further information is available here.

11-15 April 2011

Brussels, Belgium

EU Sustainable Energy Week

This year's EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), Europe's key event for a more sustainable energy future, has once again confirmed its reputation as being the reference event for sustainable energy issues in Europe and beyond.

Further information is available here.

7-10 April 2011

Barcelona, Spain

The Catalonian International Tourism Show (SITC)

Presentation of best practice. Speakers and consultation on sustainable purchasing and supply.

Further information is available here.

31 March 2011

London, United Kingdom

Sustainable Purchasing and Supply Summit 2011

Presentation of best practice. Speakers and consultation on sustainable purchasing and supply.

Further information is available here.

22-23 March 2011

Birmingham, United Kingdom

European Eco-Innovation Forum

The 10th ETAP Forum on Eco-Innovation will bring together key players in business, academia, finance, policy and green groups. It will present business case studies on sustainable material management, encourage innovation through cross fertilisation between disciplines and sectors, identify and prioritise the key issues that need to be addressed by Government and EU action. The Forum will propose priority areas for future action on material security and resource efficiency and play a key part in securing research through Research Councils and EU calls.

Further information is available here.

16-18 February 2011 Valencia, Spain

ECOFIRA 10th International Fair for water, soil, air, wastes and their technologies and services

It will bring together different members of the environmental sector in order to solve shared ecological issues. Conferences and forums will focus on responsible management within the sector.

Further information on the conference is available here.

10 February 2011 London, United Kingdom

Sustainable Procurement: the New Era

Best practice exchange in the field of sustainable procurement. A look into the future of this growing industry.

Further information is available here.

13-16 January 2011

Vienna,
Austria

Ferienmesse

International travel and tourism trade fair for holidays, travel and leisure representing around 800 exhibitors from over 70 different countries.

Further information is available here.

12-13 January 2011

Nantes, France

6th Ecorismo fair

Sustainable development in the tourism sector.

Further information is available here.