Upcoming Events

Full and Sustainable Employment Act (Full Seas Act) Working Meeting scheduled for Q1, 2019; dates to be determined.

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Previous Events

2018

Preventing Cascading Collapses: Rethinking Growth and Charting the Path to a Steady State Economy. Keynote address by CASSE president Brian Czech at the American Renewable Energy Day Conference, Snowmass, Colorado, June 20, 2018.

Pick Your Trailhead: Pathways to the Peak of the Steady State Economy. Guest presentation by Brian Czech, Economics for the Anthropocene Symposium, University of Vermont, Burlington, May 2, 2018 (via webinar).

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Earth Week seminar by Brian Czech, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, April 20, 2018.

Gag Orders, Travelogues, and the Per Diem Bonus: Reforming the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Earth Week luncheon talk by Brian Czech, College of the Coast and Environment, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, April 19, 2018.

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Earth Week seminar by Brian Czech, Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, April 18, 2018.

Limits to Growth: What Ecological Economics Teaches Us. CASSE chapter director Jim Carpenter at the 15th Annual Sustainability Summit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 2, 2018.

Recognizing the Limits to Economic Growth. Invited lecture, CASSE chapter director Jim Carpenter, Lakeshore Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Manitowac, Wisconsin, March 25, 2018.

Soil and Food: Bits and “Bites” in the Original Information Economy. Plenary talk by Brian Czech at the Earth 2100 Conference, Washington, DC, March 24, 2018.

What is an Ecologically Sustainable and Ethically Responsible ‘Economy’.  Presentation by CASSE Chapter Director Dr Haydn Washington at the NENA Webinar, March 22, 2018.

2017

The Steady State Economy: Thoughts for the Greenaccord Network. Plenary talk by CASSE president Brian Czech at the Greenaccord Annual Conference, Florence, Italy, November 5, 2017.

The Role of Ethics in the New Economy. Presentation by CASSE Chapter Director Dr Haydn Washington at the New Economy Conference, Brisbane, Sept 2017

Understanding Growth, De-growth and Steady State Economics. Presentation by CASSE Chapter Director Dr Haydn Washington at the New Economy Conference, Sept 2017.

2016

Introducing the 800-Pound Gorilla: And It’s Not Getting Smaller. Plenary talk by CASSE president Brian Czech at the Earth 2100 Conference, Washington, DC, June 12, 2016.

Wetland Conservation and the 800-Pound Gorilla: Can We Handle the Truth? Keynote address by Brian Czech, Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, Corpus Christi, Texas, June 1, 2016.

The”T” in IPAT: Technological Progress and Limits to Growth by Brian Czech at the 13th Annual Sustainability Summit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 14, 2016.

Ecological Economics. Guest lecture by Brian Czech. Pomona College, Claremont, California, April 4, 2016. (Via teleconference.)

2015

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Guest lecture by CASSE president Brian Czech. Loyola University, Baltimore, Maryland, November 6, 2015.

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Earth Day keynote address by Brian Czech, Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin, April 22, 2015.

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution by Brian Czech at the 12th Annual Sustainability Summit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 4, 2015.

Strategies for Sustainability. Second annual panel discussion with Brian Czech (CASSE), Janet Ranganathan (World Resources Institute) and Jessica McGlyn (World Business Council on Sustainable Development) for Executive Master of Natural Resources Program Cohort Launch, Arlington, VA, February 13, 2015.

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Guest lecture by Brian Czech for the Mid-Atlantic Renewable Energy Association, Breinigsville, Pennsylvania, January 27, 2015.

Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Luncheon presentation by Brian Czech at the Growth and the Future of the Chesapeake Bay conference, Frederick, MD, January 13, 2015.

2014

Sustainable Tourism: Implications from Supply Shock. Keynote address by Brian Czech, African Sustainable Tourism Conference, Strathmore University, Nairobi, Kenya. October 23, 2014.

Supply Shock, Economic Growth, and Climate Change. Panel presentation by Brian Czech, Conference on Economic Growth, Climate Change, and the G20, Asia Pacific Centre for Sustainable Enterprise, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia, October 7, 2014.

Supply Shock: Background for the Fenner Conference. Keynote address by Brian Czech. Australian Academy of Sciences’ Fenner Conference, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, October 2, 2014.

Economic Trophic Levels: Implications for Sustainable Landscapes. Keynote address by Brian Czech, International Association of Landscape Ecologists, Anchorage, Alaska, May 20, 2014.

Investing is Still Spending: No Escaping the Trophics of Expenditure. Keynote address by Brian Czech, Investing in a Sustainable Future Conference, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, April 26, 2014.

Economic Growth and Biodiversity Conservation: The Obvious, the Less Obvious, and the Political by Brian Czech for the 2014 Earth Week Symposium, Growing Economies in a Shrinking World, University of Massachusetts, Boston, April 25, 2014.

Strategies for Sustainability. Panel discussion with Brian Czech (CASSE) Janet Ranganathan (World Resources Institute) and Jessica McGlyn (World Business Council on Sustainable Development) for Executive Master of Natural Resources Program Annual Launch, Arlington, VA, February 7, 2014.

2013

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Plenary talk by Brian Czech, Council of Scientific Society Presidents, Washington, DC, December 7, 2013.

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution. Keynote Address by Brian Czech, Canadian Society for Ecological Economics, Toronto, Ontario, November 1, 2013.

When bigger isn’t always better: The genuine progress of Hong Kong and Singapore Delang. Presentation by CASSE Chapter Director Claudio Delang at the Regional Conference of the International Geography Union, Kyoto (Japan),  August 4-9, 2013.

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution by Brian Czech for the Pathways to Population Stabilization and a Healthy U.S. Economy conference (Annual Conference of the Population Connection), Washington, DC, June 21, 2013.

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution by Brian Czech for the Faith, Economy, Ecology, Transition (FEET) Coalition, Washington, DC, June 19, 2013.

Advancing the Steady State Economy Globally, Nationally, and in Burlington, Vermont by Brian Czech for the U.S. Society for Ecological Economics Conference, Burlington, Vermont, June 11, 2013.

Supply Shock:  Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution by Brian Czech for the 10th Annual Sustainability Summit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 7, 2013.