This Way to Sustainability Conference

This Way to Sustainability Conference

March 24-25, 2022


Elevating the Many Voices of Climate Justice

This Way To Sustainability (TWTS) Conference is a nationally recognized, student-run conference focusing on challenges, ideas, solutions to the climate crisis. Our goal is to raise awareness, build community, and plan for a more resilient/sustainable future. The conference hosts 1,400 participants each year with a variety of respected students and professionals speaking on the many aspects of sustainability. 

Keynote Speakers for 2022

The TWTS Conference also brings expertise and experience from a variety of presenters in 7 tracks: 

  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 conference is free to all Chico State students, faculty, and staff with a email address. However, it is open to everyone around the world virtually ($50/day or $75 for the whole conference).

Lil Milagro Henriquez Keynote: Growing Resilience in a Climate Challenged Future, TWTS 2022

Robin Wall Kimmerer Keynote: Braiding Sweetgrass and Traditional Ecological Knowledge, TWTS 2022; and Responses by the California Indigenous Voices Panel

Dr. Tracey Osborne Keynote: Climate Justice and Higher Education, TWTS 2022

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This conference would not be possible without the support of our many volunteers and our amazing sponsors.  Check out our many sponsorship opportunities (PDF) and donate now if you are able. 

Thank you!