When: February 10-12, 2019
Where: Tempe Mission Palms, Tempe, AZ
Audience: Approximatley 250 participants comprised on college and unversity presidents, chancellors, trustees, and senior campus sutainability leaders.
Who Should Present: We understand how important it is for you to partner with other leaders to implement climate action strategies effectively. This is why we are open to speakers from all disciplines, backgrounds, and perspectives. We are also interested in hearing from campus and community leaders, including in business administration, risk management, finance, faculty and more.
Priority will be given to individuals and teams from Climate Leadership Network and Intentional Endowmen Network institutions.
Table-top discussions in 30 minute blocks, repeated 3-4 times, to allow participants to rotate and learn about a variety of topics. Proposals should be framed as conversations with presenters acting as hosts. These conversations are intended to allow participants to learn about cutting edge solutions and ideas. Presenters will guide conversations, seeking to further the understanding for all table attendees. With no more than 10 people at a table, these conversations are intended to be a highly direct way of conveying information and gathering feedback from participants.
Dialogue and Discussion
An hour-long breakout session that focuses on tangible knowledge and skills for sustainability leaders and teams. The best sessions are those that are highly interactive and facilitate peer-to-peer learning.
Three-hour sessions that focus on tangible knowledge and skills. The expanded time frame allows participants the opportunity to dive deeper into a particular topic of interest. Workshops must include an interactive component and facilitate peer-to-peer learning. Note that workshops will be held on Sunday afternoon, preceding the welcome reception.
*Preference for proposals that represent more than one person’s or institution’s work. *Preference for racial and/or gender diversity of presenters.* Associate Colleges, MSI’s, HBCU’s encouraged to apply