Nexus Calendar // Archive 2014

Perth III - on 'Mountains of Our Future Earth'
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Conference // Perth III - on 'Mountains of Our Future Earth'

This is a contribution to the global Future Earth programme, a 10-year international research initiative that will develop the knowledge for responding effectively to the risks and opportunities of global environmental change and supporting transformation towards global sustainability in the coming decades.

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6th Annual Canadian Water Summit: "The Energy of Water - Exploring Nexus Opportunities", Vancouver/Canada
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Conference // 6th Annual Canadian Water Summit: "The Energy of Water - Exploring Nexus Opportunities", Vancouver/Canada

The conference will offer expert plenary sessions and panel presentations filled with case studies, real world projects and positive examples of nexus opportunities that exist for water and energy which benefit government, industry and first nations.

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Workshop "Natural Bridge: Exploring business-led action at the nexus", Cambridge/UK
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The Nexus Network // Workshop "Natural Bridge: Exploring business-led action at the nexus", Cambridge/UK

The second thematic workshop of the Nexus Network, led by the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership brings a particular focus on the role of business in dealing with nexus challenges.

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Water and Food Security Challenges: Integrating Assessments and Strategies from Different Perspectives
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Conference Session // Water and Food Security Challenges: Integrating Assessments and Strategies from Different Perspectives

In order to tackle the many water- and food-related challenges the world is now facing, the engagement of both hard and soft sciences is required. In this context, the present session at the forthcoming European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015 in Vienna/Austria seeks to explore the inextricable link between water and food in its manifold aspects, ranging from geophysical, environmental, nutritional, political and socio-economic dimensions.

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"Water for our Future": 7th World Water Forum 2015, Daegu/Gyeongbuk
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Conference // "Water for our Future": 7th World Water Forum 2015, Daegu/Gyeongbuk

The 7th edition of the world's largest water event will gather participants from the international water community: academics, research institutions, enterprises, professional networks, governments and policy-makers, IGOs and NGOs, as well as representatives from various fields such as agriculture, food or energy. The 7th World Water Forum will focus on the implementation of the solutions that were identified during the 6th edition (Marseille, France, 2012).

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International Conference on Managing Critical Resources: Food, Energy and Water, Calcutta/India
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Conference Alert // International Conference on Managing Critical Resources: Food, Energy and Water, Calcutta/India

This conference on resource management is going to take place from April 9th to 11th, 2015.

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EnergyWaterFoodNexus, in Tallahassee/Florida, USA
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Summit // EnergyWaterFoodNexus, in Tallahassee/Florida, USA

The EnergyWaterFoodNexus (EWFN) is a new science enterprise that seeks to provide sustainable, innovative solutions to the global energy, water and food crisis.

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Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC 2015) "Global Change, Sustainable Development Goals and the Nexus"
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Conference Series // Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC 2015) "Global Change, Sustainable Development Goals and the Nexus"

The conference is a first in a series of biyearly conferences aiming at developing a post-2015 agenda for a nexus approach on water, soil and waste

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2nd IWA Malaysia Young Water Professionals Conference
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Conference // 2nd IWA Malaysia Young Water Professionals Conference

This conference is the second conference organized by the IWA Malaysia Young Water Professionals Chapter via collaborations with the Institute of Environment and Water Resource Management (IPASA), UTM Water Research Alliance, The Malaysian Water Association (MWA) and International Water Association (IWA). It will deal, among other topics, with the water and energy nexus.

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CANCELLED: "Nexus 2015: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference", Chapel Hill/USA
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Conference // CANCELLED: "Nexus 2015: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference", Chapel Hill/USA

On 18 Feb 2015, the hosts of the event, The Water Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and collaborators, announced that this conference, one of the leading nexus events of the year, has been cancelled due to very low registration.

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