Sustainability Events Calendar

Check out our sustainability calendar of events for a wide range of conference, trainings, and programs across the region.  In addition, we post information regarding Sustainable Maryland-sponsored events. You can also post events of interest to the Sustainable Maryland community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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2018 Grid Evolution Summit

July 09, 2018 to July 12, 2018

Washington Hilton

1919 Connecticut Avenue Northwest Washington, DC 20009

Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and build the clean energy future? Grid Evolution Summit isn’t like other “electricity of the future” conferences. An attendee at this conference isn’t a passive participant listening to speakers — you’re a critical member of the team and you’re here to plan out a smart and clean electric future. Discover all the ways you’ll become a key player in electric innovation.

Event Type: Conferences

2018 Congressional Clean Energy Expo and Policy Forum

July 10, 2018 - 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Rayburn House Office Building Foyer and Gold Room (2168)

Independence Ave and South Capitol Street SE Washington DC

The 2018 Congressional Clean Energy Expo and Policy Forum will bring together 40-50 businesses, trade associations, and government agencies to showcase renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. In every state across the country, these technologies are having a significant impact in business development and job creation in the manufacturing, transmission, power, transportation, and building sectors. The bipartisan House Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Caucus is the Expo's honorary co-host. A Policy Forum runs concurrently to the EXPO, and will include a number of issue panels drawn from exhibitors.

Event Type: Conferences

College Park Sustainability Expo

July 14, 2018 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Davis Hall, City of College Park

9217 51st Avenue, College Park MD 20740

Event Type: Conferences

2018 Health in Buildings Roundtable Conference

July 19, 2018 to July 20, 2018

Natcher Conference Center

45 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20894 Bethesda, MD 20894

On July 19-20, the Department of Environment at the National Institutes of Health will gather government leaders and experts across the health and buildings sectors to discuss new developments in research about health in buildings in our HiBR 2018, Health in Building for Today and Tomorrow conference.

Event Type: Conferences

2018 Health in Buildings Roundtable Conference

July 19, 2018 to July 20, 2018

Natcher Conference Center

45 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20894 Bethesda, MD 20894

On July 19-20, the Department of Environment at the National Institutes of Health will gather government leaders and experts across the health and buildings sectors to discuss new developments in research about health in buildings in our HiBR 2018, Health in Building for Today and Tomorrow conference.

Event Type: Conferences

5th Annual Leaders in Energy Green Jobs Forum

August 16, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments

777 North Capitol St NE # 300, Washington, DC 20002

We will feature economic and business development officials around the DMV region to hear their perspectives on trends in the clean energy and sustainability sectors.
Our event will also provide an opportunity for job seekers to meet with companies who are hiring and educators who offer green career credentialing and training programs.

We will also offer a pre-event green career workshop.

Our Green Jobs Forum will feature:

  • Metro DC Energy Companies
  • Green Job Recruiters
  • Green Job Educators
  • Panel Discussion: Clean Energy and Sustainability Companies and Jobs in the DMV Region
Event Type: Conferences

Smart Cities Week

October 02, 2018 to October 04, 2018

Annual Smart Cities Week held in Washington DC; registration opening soon!

Event Type: Conferences

2018 Behavior, Energy and Climate Change Conference

October 07, 2018 to October 10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

400 New Jersey Avenue NW Washington, D.C. USA 20001

The Behavior, Energy & Climate Change Conference (BECC) is the premier international conference focused on understanding human behavior and decision making and using that knowledge to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon future. Currently in its 12th year, BECC is associated with a growing set of allied conferences in Europe and Asia.

Event Type: Conferences

Maryland Clean Energy Summit 2018

October 08, 2018 to October 10, 2018

The Hotel at the University of Maryland

7777 Baltimore Avenue College Park, Maryland 20740

Event Type: Conferences