Reports on Conferences, Meetings and other Events
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International Society for the Advancement of Emergy Research

The Emergy Society
conference on developing an energy-based currency ) sponsored
by the 40 foundation The Emergy Society was invited to send a 10
www.the40.org12, 2012. The Executive Council nominated
Mark Brown to be our delegate. All of Mark's expenses were
covered by the conference organizers. In addition, the Society was
able  to send an additional delegate, Sergio Ulgiati for a modest
cost. We are looking forward to a report on this interesting
conference when they return.
Research,  On behalf of the International Society for the Advancement of
Emergy David Tilley, Sergio Ulgiati organized a
Dan Campbell and
symposium for the upcoming (Sep. 30 - Oct. 5, 2012) EcoSummit 2012.
The symposium is entitled "Emergy evaluation of sustainability:
Quantifying ecosystem services, environmental debt and ecosystem
restoration" and includes eight speakers
.  In addition,  there are many
other sessions organized by Professor H.T. Odum's students and
colleagues, including one on "the Prosperous Way Down" organized by
Jay Martin and Mark Brown. See
the conference web site for further

If you have organized a session at this or another conference of interest
to society members, please send a brief description of the event to  and it will be posted on this page.  .  
Recent Events:

The 7th Biennial Emergy Research Conference was held at the
University of Florida in Gainesville, FL from January 11 to January 14,
2012. For more information on the conference follow this link to

The 7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Advancement
of Emergy Research was held Saturday, January 18, 2014 immediately
after the Emergy Synthesis 8 conference.

If you are a member of the Emergy Society, please enter the Member's
Area to read the Presidents' addresses, the Secretary's State of the
Society report, the minutes of that meeting and the financial report for

International School on Emergy Accounting organized by the University Ca' Foscari in
Venice was held from 17 - 21 June 2013.  Mark Brown was the main Lecturer. You may
find information about the event at the link: