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Upcoming conferences

2015 Dialogue Forums: Climate, poverty, catastrophes - Save the World! 
Munich Re Foundation
Munich, Bavaria (Freistaat Bayern), Germany
February 24, March 3, April 14, May 6, 2015

2015 Pacific Climate Change Roundtable (PCCR)
Apia, Samoa
May 11-13, 2015

Museums, Coastlines, and the Sea
Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia, Norwich 
May 20-22, 2015

Climate Change in Culture Conference
University of Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island Convention Centre in Charlottetown, Canada
May 28-31, 2015

21st International Symposium on Society and Resource Management 
College of Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina, USA
June 13-18, 2015

European Society for Oceanists 
Brussels, Belgium
June 24-27, 2015

  • includes several sessions around climate change in the Pacific, and will probably include a theater performance, Moana, about the cultural impacts of climate change

World Symposium on Climate Change Adaption 
Manchester, United Kingdom
September 2-4, 2015

Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability
Twelfth International Conference
Portland State University, Portland, USA
January 21-23, 2016


Recent Conferences

Energy Cultures in the Age of the Anthropocene Conference
University of Iowa March 5-8, 2015
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Arctic Frontiers 2015: Climate and Energy
Ninth Arctic Frontiers Conference
Tromsø, Norway January 18-23, 2015

Conference on Environmental, Economic, and Social Sustainability
Eleventh International Conference
Scandic Copenhagen Hotel, Copenhagen January 21-23, 2015

Anthropocene Slam
Nelson Institute / Center for Culture, History and Environment,
University of Wisconsin-Madison November 8-10, 2014

 XIX: Environing Exhibits: Science, Technology and Museums in the Anthropocene 
Deutsches Museum Munich
October 26-28, 2014

The Third International Conference for Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
Apia, Samoa.
September 1-4, 2014
Pre-conference programing: August 28-30

Curating the Anthropocene
Conference session, American Historical Association
Washington, DC January 2-4, 2014
Chair: Jim Fleming
Speakers: Smithsonian, and Jenny Newell, American Museum of Natural History

Collecting the Future
International workshop, American Museum of Natural History
New York October 2-3, 2013
Convenors: Kirsten Wehner, Libby Robin, Jenny Newell, Jacklyn Lacey


American Museum of Natural History

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New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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