Events Calendar

Apr
10
Fri
Bicycle Commuting 101: Online via WebEx @ Virtual
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm

Bicycling to campus can be fun and great for your well-being. Join Delia Johnson from the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) and a League of American Bicyclists certified instructor for Bicycle Commuting 101. Delia will share information to help you feel more confident about getting to campus on two wheels.

This session is open to all Mason faculty, staff and students.
This is a virtual event. To register, please contact  jwalker8@gmu.edu
Apr
22
Wed
Earth Optimism Summit 2020 @ Virtual
Apr 22 – Apr 25 all-day

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day 2020, join online for an Earth Optimism digital event that will showcase stories of both small and large-scale actions that frame the conversation and demonstrate that success is possible in conservation, climate, and sustainability.

This is a virtual event. For additional information, please click here.

May
27
Wed
6th International Symposium on Knowledge and Capacity for the Water Sector @ Virtual
May 27 – May 29 all-day

The African Development Bank, the IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, the Asian Development Bank, UN Habitat and other development partners are preparing the 6th International Symposium on Knowledge and Capacity for the Water Sectorthemed: From Capacity Development to Implementation Science. 

The Symposium will convene key stakeholders to explore the skills, knowledge and attitudes needed by water professionals and institutions. The meeting will also study how new developments in implementation science can strengthen institutional capacity to enhance water security.

The organizers are inviting scientists and academics, practitioners, professionals and policy makers worldwide to submit abstracts with a focus on leadership in knowledge and capacity development across sectors, disciplines. Abstracts which speak to the effectiveness and efficiency of capacity development in the water domain, are especially encouraged.

Due to Covid-19, this event has gone virtual.

Jun
14
Sun
The Inaugural Congress of Sustainability Research and Innovation @ Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Jun 14 – Jun 17 all-day

Future Earth, which supports the largest global community of systems-focused sustainability researchers and innovators, and the Belmont Forum, the world’s largest consortium of transdisciplinary global change and sustainability research funders, are joining forces to establish an annual marquis congress in which the world’s foremost research and innovation communities come together to share successes, exchange views, and work across disciplines and sectors to support a global transformation to sustainability.

Please click here to learn more about this event.