IUCN World Conservation Congress (Sep 2021)

Logo Planeta.com spotlights the work of the IUCN and provides these profiles which are slowly updated before, during, and after events. We are keen to learn about trends in environmental conservation and the changing political and environmental climates. Request – Please let us know if you are attending or interested in following the congress as …

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held anually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2021 dates: October 2-10. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta Key [email protected] Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/XiZxzcb75cG1itAh6 Elsewhere on the Webnewsradiokkob.comusa.canon.com Videos Twitter Planeta.com

Engaging Events: Connecting the Virtual and Natural Worlds

Photo: Oaxaca Tourism Fair/Amigos del Sol Our favorite events educate, motivate, and inspire. They are worth experiencing and remembering fondly and with gratitude. Developing a shared calendarCheck out our Google Docs Upcoming Events Calendar, an attempt to co-create a shared calendar for upcoming public webinars focused on conservation and / or tourism. Questions for Event …

Hybrid Events

Buzzwords Hybrid Event = Event conducted in person and online HeadlinesConsumers Ready for Sporting Events and Concerts But Won’t Abandon Virtual Gatherings, Study FindsThe future of weddings is hybrid Planeta

Events Links

Photo Links related to events presented in somewhat random fashion HeadlinesAcademic travel culture is not only bad for the planet, it is also bad for the diversity and equity of research Organizershttp://www.j2levents.comhttp://www.natour.us/principal.html Elsewhereaddevent.com Embedded Tweets I am totally over facilitators with their Post-Its and schedules and whiteboards and passive-aggressive control issues. We just spent two …

Greening Events, Trade Shows, Conferences, Festivals, and Fairs

Photo: Pochote As the garden grows so does the gardener.– Garden Notebook Events offer opportunities to make new friends and acquaintances, tackle serious topics, and walk the talk. Questions What will green events look like in 2022? Here are our guidelines in creating effective, green events. The following recommendations have been collected from good practices around …

Heritage Week in Ireland

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week the last week of August. 2021 dates: August 14-22. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek About the eventNational and local community organizations participate by organizing events throughout the country. Many of the events that take place during the week are free highlight the abundance of great work that is carried out in …

May 22 is Biodiversity Day

Poster May 22 is the International Day for Biological Diversity (Día Internacional de la Diversidad Biológica) hosted by the Convention on Biological Diversity.Hashtags: #IDB2021, #BioDiversityDay, #DíaDeLaDiversidadBiólogica, #ForNatureFacebook: UNBiodiversity Questions What are current efforts in biodiversity education? Are there recommended live and recorded videos focused on current issues in biodiversity? What are the relevant accounts/pages/groups to …

World Environment Day

Photo: NASA Goddard, Earth’s Horizon June 5 is World Environment Day. Planeta.com celebrates by paying attention to the annual theme (see below), hosting conversations on the social web that bring attention to various environmental concerns around the globe, and by revisiting the winners of the Colibri Ecotourism Award. Key [email protected] Questions = Preguntas How is …