27 June

Edinburgh Sustainable Development Partnership away day

Tuesday 27 June, ECCI
The Edinburgh Sustainable Development Partnership (ESDP) invites you to a morning workshop to discuss and contribute to a number of key city sustainability initiatives. The ESDP wants to ensure that sustainability is core to the 2050 Edinburgh City Vision. This workshop will agree the key elements that the partnership would like to put forward for the vision, and discuss the ESDP's work programme for the coming year. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/edinburgh-sustainable-development-partnership-away-day-tickets-35043604364

28 June

POWER TO CHANGE Screening

Wednesday 28 June, Grassmarket Centre
Can our advanced industrial civilisation meet the needs of a growing population without wrecking our planet? This informative and entertaining documentary explores existing and emerging possibilities for a radical re-imagining of how we power our world.
Through encounters with activists, entrepreneurs, sceptics, dreamers and policy makers at the heart of Germany’s energy revolution, Power to Change offers tangible pointers to the power we all have to put sustainability at the heart of the worlds transport, housing, agriculture and energy future.
Find out more: https://www.takeoneaction.org.uk/event/power-to-change-edinburgh/

29 August

Transformations2017 Conference - T-Labs

Transformations2017 Conference - T-Labs
Tuesday 29 August, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Exploring the interface between social, technological and ecological systems, T-Labs intend to connect people who do not normally work together and help blur the boundaries between scientific research and other fields and sectors. T-Labs will enable invited change-makers, such as social entrepreneurs, academics, design thinkers, policy makers, business representatives, artists and others, to co-design initiatives to urgent sustainability challenges.
Click here for more information and details on how to register.

27-28 September

Scottish Resources Conference

Wednesday 27 - Thursday 28 September, EICC
Discuss, learn and network over two days with entrepreneurs, business leaders, academics, small and medium enterprises, investors, policy-makers, third sector professionals and others. For all professionals and practitioners across private, public and third sector organisations who are passionate about a waste-free Scotland. Early bird tickets on sale now for a limited period.

18-20 October

Hydropower Insight

Hydropower Insight is a three-day international training course providing knowledge and understanding of run-of-river hydropower schemes from 1kW to 10MW in size, from the practicalities of developing a scheme through to wider hydro Industry issues.