Events

Chesapeake Bay Environmental Finance Symposium

April 25, 2016

April 25-26, 2016. The Symposium is designed to identify specific financing options, opportunities, and resources that can accelerate Chesapeake Bay restoration by creating effective and scalable connections to the private sector and the marketplace. The results of this unique two-day event will be a set of recommendations to the Executive Council that will help guide restoration financing into the future.

Green Infrastructure Learning Lab at the University of Maryland

October 27, 2015

On October 27 and 28, 2015, the Environmental Finance Center at the University of Maryland and the Syracuse Environmental Finance Center hosted a first-of-its-kind Green Infrastructure Learning Lab in College Park, MD. This event was designed to build on the Green Infrastructure Summits offered over the past two years which promoted peer-to-peer exchange among communities of all sizes as they grapple with local stormwater management requirements and goals across the country. The Green Infrastructure Learning Lab continued this type of exchange, but then connected communities with the tools, resources, and experiences of the Green Infrastructure Collaborative, a number of nonprofit organizations and associations working on these issues. This event would not have been possible without the generous support of the US EPA and sponsors like the American Society of Landscape Architects, Amigos de los Rios, and the Low Impact Development Center.

Presentations now posted here.

EFC Featured City series: Challenges and Changes in Our Communities - Newport, RI with Paul Carroll

May 5, 2015

EFC Featured City series: Challenges and Changes in Our Communities - Newport, RI with Paul Carroll, May 5, 12:00-1:30pm

EFC Hosts Successful Agricultural Financing Forum in Bradford County, Pennsylvania

October 16, 2014

Our agricultural financing workshop in Bradford County, PA was a great success! The event had a significant turnout of farmers as well as local, state, and private agricultural funders and lenders. All those who came out enjoyed an evening of great food from the Wysox Volunteer Fire Company and great dialogue around the various agricultural funding opportunities available to farmers in the region!

EFC Hosts Successful Agricultural Financing Workshop in DE

August 20, 2014

Our agricultural financing workshop in Harrington, Delaware, was a great success! The event had a significant turnout of farmers, private and public agricultural funders, state and local agencies, and other agricultural representatives. More agricultural financing workshops in Pennsylvania are upcoming later in 2014.