22nd Annual International Sustainable Development Research Society Conference (ISDRS 2016)
Theme: Rethinking Sustainability Models and Practices: Challenges for the New and Old World Contexts. Hosted by the School of Science and Technology and the Center for Environmental and Sustainability Research, Universidade Nova de Lisboa from 13-15 July 2016, in Lisbon, Portugal. Deadline for abstract submissions: December 15, 2015. Visit Conference website.
Spencer Foundation’s Conference Grants Program: Supporting International Scholars for Small Research Conferences
Deadline: 11 January 2016. The Spencer Foundation’s is currently inviting applications for its Conference Grants Program which aimed at providing support to scholars for small research conferences and focused symposia. The conference grant program intends to bring together scholars…[more]
Apply to Participate in the 7th UNAOC Global Forum and the Youth Event
Deadline: 17 January 2016. The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is organizing the 7th UNAOC Global Forum and the Youth Event which will take place on April 26-27, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan. All selected youth participants will have access to the Youth Event and Global Forum and will be provided with round-trip international ticket (economy class) to Baku, Azerbaijan and 4 days accommodation…[more]
STLHE 2016 Annual Conference on Empowering Learners & Effecting Change, London, Ontario, June 21-24, 2016
Deadline: 6 November 2016. The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education is currently inviting applications for its STLHE 2016 Annual Conference on Empowering Learners, and Effecting Change. The conference will be held at Western University and Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, June 21-24, 2016.The graduates who are best equipped to succeed in this rapidly changing world…[more]
AshokaU Exchange 2016: Fueling Innovation to Ignite Higher Education
Imagine a world where higher education institutions across the globe serve as vehicles for positive, sustainable social impact and innovation. At the Ashoka U Exchange, February 25-27, 2016, hosted by Tulane University in New Orleans, LA, you can begin to see and create this world. During your three days at the Exchange, you’ll join hundreds of other innovators in higher education who are reimagining how to utilize colleges and universities as platforms to catalyze long-term change and social impact. Here inspiration is sparked and deep connections are formed with peers who share your passion for higher education. To register for the conference, please click here.
The Big Idea
From February 20 until May 1, The Worlds Stage Network will present a landmark and unprecedented global media event “The Big Picture,” a monthly participatory media series showcasing some of greatest thought leaders, innovators, inventors and change agents from around the world who are making a difference with their innovations, inventions and applications in their communities and around the world. The multimedia event series will begin with a live and participatory live media event in Miami, Florida and culminate with a series of collaborative participatory televised and live streamed concerts from the San Francisco Bay Area. “Power to the People” a global effort to showcase what is possible when we work together and Co-Exist. More information about the event can be found at the THE BIG IDEA and THE WORLDS STAGE NETWORK