Conference abstracts submission deadline has been extended until April 15th, 2016.
"Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."

The Report of the U.N. Brundtland Commission, Our Common Future, 1987
"If there are to be problems, may they come during my life-time so that I can resolve them and give my children the chance of a good life."

Kenyan proverb
"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."

Buckminster Fuller, philosopher, futurist and global thinker (1895 - 1983)
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Abstract deadline (archival) January 15, 2016
Reduced fee request February 15, 2016
Archival full paper February 29, 2016
Fees due - archival papers, reduced fee February 29, 2016
Fees due - membership waiver March 15, 2016
Visa requests and fee settlement March 31, 2016
Abstract deadline (conference) April 15, 2016
Full fee for conference papers May 20, 2016
Conference full paper May 30, 2016
Corporate fee deadline June 3, 2016
Draft online digital proceedings June 8, 2016
The Conference June 15-18, 2016
Final online digital proceedings July 14, 2016
Submission of papers to special issues depending on the journal


Benchmarking the performance of cities across energy, water and environment systems
related metrics presents an opportunity to trigger policy learning, action, and cooperation to bring cities closer to sustainable development.