2015 Community Involvement Training Conference
- The Proposal Selection process is now complete. Lead presenters have been notified of the decision of the Selection Subcommittee.
- Instead of a Poster Session this year, we will be doing an Eco Café. For more details please visit the Eco Café page.
- The room block at the Sheraton is now open. For information on how to make your hotel reservations, please visit the Hotel page.
- Registration will open in late-May.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) 14th Community Involvement Training Conference will be held August 4 – 6, 2015, in Atlanta, Georgia.
This dynamic conference brings together more than 450 people from EPA and the Agency’s partners and stakeholders who plan and implement environmental community involvement, partnership, stewardship, outreach, and education programs.
This three-day conference features plenary sessions with guest speakers, topical discussions, multiple 90-minute information sessions, and several engaging and interactive 3-, 4-, and 7-hour training sessions. This training conference also includes field trips demonstrating the power of effective community involvement and cooperative conservation efforts in the Atlanta area, an eco café, exhibits, and networking opportunities that add value and fun to the experience.
What's Happening and When?
- Early 2015 — Call for Proposals sent out via e-mail
- March 4, 2015 — Deadline to submit presentation proposals
- Late May 2015 — Conference registration opens
Ways to Participate in the 2015 EPA Community Involvement Training Conference
You can participate in the 2015 EPA Community Involvement Training Conference in numerous ways, including:
- Attend the conference. Registration will open in May 2015. To receive email updates please email Catherine Sims, conference coordinator.
- Display an exhibit. Share information about your community involvement and outreach projects and programs by displaying an exhibit. Please visit the Eco Café and Exhibits page for more information.
- Help us plan an even better conference. Send us your thoughts or suggestions for the upcoming 2015 meeting.