This event will take place between October 26 – 29, 2014 in Portland Oregon. The AASHE annual conference is a powerful tool for empowering higher education to lead the sustainability transformation. AASHE 2014 is subtitled “Innovation for Sustainable Economies & Communities” it will represent and inform the full spectrum of sustainability challenges and best practices in higher education today. With nearly 2,000 participants, AASHE conferences are the largest stage in North America for higher education sustainability thought leadership.
Attendees from around the world share innovations, activities, frameworks, learning outcomes, tools, strategies, research, theory and leadership initiatives that are changing the face of sustainability in higher education. With trailblazing keynote speakers, workshops, sustainability tours, student summits, awards and networking opportunities, AASHE conferences represent and inform the full spectrum of current sustainability challenges and best practices in higher education each year.
Meet phenomenal people and transform your role in higher education. Be surprised and inspired by different ways of thinking. Leave with tools and strategies to move the higher education sustainability movement forward. From the exploratory phase of sustainability to curriculum transformation, social justice, climate action and behavior change (just to name a few!).
Who Should Attend
AASHE 2014 will provide you with ideas and tools for saving money, courting students, institutionalizing sustainability, and gaining public recognition for your campus through sustainability-related initiatives.
AASHE 2014 will help you figure out how sustainability fits into your life, campus and career goals and provide face-to-face time with sustainability professionals in fields that you are interested in.
AASHE 2014 workshops and sessions cover the full spectrum of curriculum transformation, leaving you with tools and strategies for creating a sustainable world on your campus and beyond.
AASHE 2014 workshops and sessions cover the full spectrum of campus sustainability challenges and opportunities, leaving you with tools and strategies for saving money, reducing waste, inspiring behavior change, diversifying the conversation, and much more.
AASHE 2014 offers the largest stage in North America for showcasing how your product or service can move sustainability forward on higher education campuses and their surrounding communities.
AASHE 2014 is your chance to find stories about how higher education is changing the face of sustainability; pioneering research, curriculum and campus-community partnerships for a sustainable world.