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Upcoming Events

Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
May 13-14, 2014
Washington, DC

View a list of Sustainability-related meetings at The National Academies 

Past Events:

Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability
December 5-6, 2013
Washington, DC

Network for Emerging Leaders in Sustainability
November 12, 2013
Washington, DC

Best Practices for Risk-Informed Remedy Selection, Closure, and Post-Closure Control of Contaminated Sites
October 30-31, 2013
Washington, DC

Energy Water Considerations for the Sustainable Reuse and Recycling of Materials
September 10, 2013
Washington, DC

Sustainability for the Nation: Resource Connections & Governance Linkages
July 24, 2013
Davis, CA

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: A Focus on Portland
May 28-29, 2013
Portland, OR

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Meetings: Sustainability at the National Academies 

April 2014

Determinants of Market Adoption of Advance Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Technologies
April 1-3, 2014, San Francisco, CA
Improving the Health, Safety, and Well-being of Young Adults
April 2-3, 2014, Irvine, CA
Assessment of Technologies for Improving Fuel Economy of Light-Duty Vehicles--Phase 2
April 3-4, 2014, Washington, DC
Data and Research to Improve the U.S. Food Availability System and Estimates of Food Loss: A Workshop
April 8-9, 2014, Washington, DC
Review of the Risk Assessment Process for Pesticides in the California EPA's Department of Pesticide Regulation
April 8-9, 2014, Sacramento, CA
A Framework for Assessing Health, Environmental, and Social Effects of the Food System
April 11, 2014, Washington, DC
Suspended in a Sunbeam: How the Sun Influences the Earth, from Surface to Space
April 23, 2014, Irvine, CA
Review of the National Science Foundation's Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS) Draft Science Goals and Objectives
April 24-25, 2014, Woods Hole, MA