Events

CCI hosts multiple events throughout the year - most are open to the public. Find more information on upcoming and past events here.

CCI Delivering the Blueprint Conference

Environmental economists have been telling us for decades what changes are needed to our economic system to enable better stewardship of nature. The seminal Blueprint for a Green Economy was published 30 years ago and clearly set out the required principles of an economic system that takes nature’s values into account. Numerous high level plans…

Event date: 19th September 2019

Framing the future for biodiversity

In 2020, governments from around the world will meet in Beijing, China, to adopt a new global biodiversity framework under the auspices of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), which will succeed the current Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and its Aichi Biodiversity Targets. This Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) provides a…

Event date: 10th April 2018

Earth Optimism 2017

Over 1,500 people came to the David Attenborough Building on 22 April 2017, to celebrate #EarthOptimism. You can view the talks given as part of this event, including by Dame Jane Goodall, Professor Steven Pinker and Sir David Attenborough, on the CCI YouTube channel. For more information, please visit our Earth Optimism event page.

Event date: 22nd April 2017

New Networks for Nature

CCI was delighted to be a co-host for the New Networks for Nature conference, Nature Matters, in September 2016. This was the eighth New Networks for Nature conference, and the first to take place in Cambridge. Building on the broad interdisciplinary networks that the New Networks for Nature group have fostered over the years, speakers at…

Event date: 22nd September 2016