Starting Date: 07-10-2011
Ending Date: 07-13-2011
California State University
Long Beach, California
United StatesThe California Higher Education Sustainability Conference highlights cutting-edge research, as well as case studies with proven successes in curriculum development, operational programs, and community partnerships. This unique event is jointly organized by independent/private colleges, California Community Colleges, California State Universities, and the University of California creating the opportunity for dialogue across institutions.
This year the conference will add a new focus that goes beyond campus boundaries and into the surrounding communities and cities for opportunities and partnerships around sustainability efforts. This added focus is more inclusive and comprehensive, building on the concept of sustainable communities and enhancing campus and community relationships.
The following partners are collaborating with CSULB and the conference steering committee to realize a successful event, U.S. EPA Partnership for Sustainable Communities, the City of Long Beach, Port Tech of Los Angeles, Long Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach City College, U.S. Green Building Council–Los Angeles, Urban Land Institute–Los Angeles, International Town Gown Association, and the Alliance to Save Energy.
Geographical Scope: State