Clean Technology Community Events
The Seminar Group | Environmental Law in the Trump Administration | Mar 23 | Seattle, WA
Join Stoel Rives attorneys Diana Bob, Beth Ginsberg, Tim McMahan and Jason Morgan at The Seminar Group: Environmental Law in the Trump Administration on March 23 in Seattle, Washington. Ginsberg is the program chair and will provide the Introduction and Overview. Bob will present “The New Administration’s Impact on Government Trust Responsibilities to Tribes,” McMahan will present, “Trump’s Response (Or Lack Thereof) to Climate Change” and Morgan will speak on “How Will States and NGOs React?”
WA Commerce | Hannover Messe | Apr 24-28 | Hannover, Germany
Hannover Messe is the world’s largest industrial technology trade show. Washington State is proud to have its largest combined space at Hannover Messe with increased leverage for Washington State companies from the cleantech, smart grid, storage and digital factory spaces. Commerce will fully staff and manage the booths, saving you money and time and expanding your opportunities to see the show. With your registration, Commerce will go to work prearranging B2B tailored to your business, creating marketing materials and media outreach to promote the booth and your business before and during the show. Registration ends February 27, 2017.
Join us to celebrate and support Washington Green Schools’ programs that engage students as leaders for the environment. More than 1.2 million students spend their days in K-12 schools across Washington State. You can ensure they gain the skills and hands-on learning opportunities needed to be successful leaders. Our state depends upon the next generation… And Washington Green Schools is working with you to give them the tools they need to succeed.
VOLTTRON 2017 is a two-day technical meeting in San Francisco. The first day of the meeting will be of general interest to the user community; the second day of the meeting will focus on the VOLTTRON developer community. VOLTTRON is an open source control and coordination platform that DOE is developing as a common platform for distributed control. VOLTTRON enables developers to quickly build secure applications and agents that can unlock more value from building devices through the delivery of end-use services, grid services, and energy market services. More information is available on the . The source code for VOLTTRON has been released to the public and is available at along with a quick start page, documentation, and the VOLTTRON user guide.
Living Future is the forum for leading minds in the green building movement seeking solutions to the most daunting global issues of our time. This year’s three-day conference will focus on the diverse layers ofGenius and Courage, featuringkeynotes Van Jones, Kirsti Luke and Naomi Klein. Out-of-the-ordinary learning and networking formats lend to the design strategies and cutting-edge technical information that abounds at Living Future. Come celebrate 11 years of innovation, and experience the added noteworthy twists that will exemplify the essence of the unconference.
Alaska Airlines Imagine Tomorrow challenges 9th through 12th graders to seek new ways to support the transition to sustainability. Students research complex topics related to sustainability, then innovate technologies, designs, or plans to mobilize behavior. They forge connections in their communities and create positive change. In this competition, as in life, solutions are limited only by imagination.
This two-day program is led by BIS professional counseling staff and provides an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements on commercial goods, such as: What items and activities are subject to the EAR; Steps to take to determine the export licensing requirements for your item; How to determine your export control classification number (ECCN); When you can export or re-export without applying for a license; Export clearance procedures and record keeping requirements; Export Management Compliance Program (EMCP) concepts; Real life examples in applying this information. Presenters will conduct a number of "hands-on" exercises that will prepare you to apply the regulations to your own company's export activities. This program is well suited for those who need a comprehensive understanding of their obligations under the EAR.
Vancouver Island is the largest island in the Pacific east of New Zealand. Home to the Capital of British Columbia, Vancouver Island’s vibrant technology sector is served by three universities and two multi-campus community colleges comprising of more than 50,000 students. For many years the island has focused on sustainability and the mix of university level research, government and private investment, commercialized innovation and deployed projects - including those by most of the 53 First Nations on Vancouver Island - is testimony to this. Acknowledged more and more as engaging to help lead both west coast and national decision making Vancouver Island is now planning its third-annual full day Vancouver Island Sustainable Technology Expo. The VISTA Expo rotates each year between Nanaimo, Greater Victoria and/or Campbell River and aims to present some of the best sustainable technology talent, through panel discussions, poster-boards, booth exhibitors and stakeholders with both island and regional experts in attendance.
Researchers who want to better understand the markets for their chemistry-related ideas and technologies can gain insights at the Lens of the Market innovation workshop, a half-day training event on June 25, 2017. It’s part of the American Chemical Society’s 2017 Regional Meeting, held at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, from June 25-28. Workshop attendees may also attend other sessions at the conference that feature chemistry and biofuels tracks. Register by May 22 for a discounted fee. You will need to register for the regional meeting and apply to attend the workshop. See the meeting program.
The 20th Annual Congressional Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency EXPO + Forum will bring together over 40 organizations showcasing a cross-section of renewable energy (biofuels/biomass, geothermal, solar, water, wind) and energy efficiency technologies.