Sustainability at Chico State

This Way to Sustainability Conference

SAVE THE DATE: March 26-27, 2020

2018 this way to sustainability team members

This Way to Sustainability Conference is a nationally recognized, student-run conference focusing on challenges, ideas, solutions, and resiliency in planning our sustainable future. The conference hosts 1,400 participants each year with a variety of respected professionals speaking on the many aspects of sustainability. The goal of the conference is to educate students, staff and faculty, and community members; providing attendees an opportunity to network, discuss, and become more aware of pertinent environmental and social issues we all face.

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Call for Proposals

On behalf of the This Way to Sustainability (TWTS) planning committee, we would like to open the call for presentation and poster display proposals! The TWTS Conference is a nationally recognized, student-run conference focused on challenges, ideas, solutions, and resiliency for a more sustainable future. If you wish to be a part of our groundbreaking conference and speak in one of our 7 categories, please submit your presentation at ProposalSpace by November 15.

Categories include: 

  1. Environment, Land Planning & Natural Systems
  2. Built Environments, Engineering & Waste Management
  3. Health, Wellness, Diet & Nutrition 
  4. Sustainable Food Systems & Regenerative Agriculture 
  5. Entrepreneurship, Marketing & Supply Chain Management
  6. Social Justice & Public Policy
  7. Arts, Humanities & Creative Expression. 

The goal of the conference is to educate a widespread audience on the themes above and provide attendees with an opportunity to network, discuss, and become more aware of pertinent environmental and social issues we all face in this changing world.

Conference registration will open in January. 

2020 This Way To Sustainability is Hiring!

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Would you like to join the team?  The conference would not be possible without the leadership of our students.  We are looking for one more passionate, capable student to help lead the conference efforts.  

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