Events

National Inventors' Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
A day of the year set aside by a country to the contributions of inventors. It is also the anniversary of the birth of the inventor Thomas Alva Edison, who held over 1,000 patents. Link: https://nationaldaycalendar.com/national … y-11/ picture by:Andrew Balet

Day of Inventors and Innovators aka Inventor's Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Ukraine
Ukraine celebrates its inventors and scientists, many of whom were internationally renowned. Link: https://anydayguide.com/calendar/213

Engineers Week

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
Today, Engineers Week is a formal coalition of more than 70 engineering, education, and cultural societies, and more than 50 corporations and government agencies. Dedicated to raising public awareness of engineers' positive contributions to quality of life. Link: https://www.nspe.org/resources/partners- … -week

PMI Day

Category:
Technology
Location:
Rochester, MN
It's International Project Management Day! Attend and gain insights from Project Management experts, practitioners, and influencers around the globe from the comfort of your desk. Links: http://pmirochester.org/

Pi Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th (3/14) around the world. Pi (Greek letter “π”) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant — the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter — which is approximately 3.14159. Link: http://www.piday.org/

World Water Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
World Water Day is an international observance and an opportunity to learn more about water related issues, be inspired to tell others and take action to make a difference. Each year, UN-Water — the entity that coordinates the UN’s work on water and sanitation — sets a theme for World Water Day corresponding to a current or future challenge. The engagement campaign is coordinated by one or several of the UN-Water Members with a related mandate. Link: http://www.unwater.org/what-we-do/

National Robotics Week

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
It's to celebrate the US as a leader in robotics technology development.To educate the public about how robotics technology impacts society, both now and in the future, and to advocate for increased funding for robotics technology research and development. Also to inspire students of all ages to pursue careers in robotics and other Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math-related fields. Links :http://www.nationalroboticsweek.org/ picture by: Richard Greenhill and Hugo Elias of the Shadow…

Yuri’s Night

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
Is the World Space Party. We bring the world together to dream about where we're going, explore where we are, and celebrate where we've been. Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to venture into space on April 12, 1961, and the inaugural launch of the first Space Shuttle on April 12, 1981. Link: https://yurisnight.net/#/home

BAWorld

Category:
Conferences
Location:
Orlando, FL - DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld
ProjectSummit*BusinessAnalystWorld is the largest series of conferences for project managers and business analysts in North America. These industry leading events feature expert speakers representing every sector, from all reaches of the globe. From the opening Keynote to the close, ProjectSummit*BAWorld events offers tangible education and non-stop opportunities to learn. You will leave feeling invigorated and motivated, armed with new skills, tools and techniques that can be immediately applie…

Astronomy Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
To increase public awareness about astronomy and our wonderful universe. Link: https://www.astroleague.org/al/astroday/ … .html

Earth Day

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
When various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. The largest secular holiday in the world, celebrated by more than a billion people every year.Environmental groups have sought to make Earth Day into a day of action to change human behavior and provoke policy changes. Link: http://www.earthday.org/

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION WEEK

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
Annually, NEEF celebrates the benefits of environmental education (EE) and its relevance for people of all ages and all walks of life. Link: https://www.neefusa.org/environmental-ed … -week

American Wetlands Month

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
American Wetlands Month is a time when the EPA and our partner federal, state, tribal, local, non-profit and private sector organizations celebrate the vital importance of wetlands to our Nation’s ecological, economic, and social health. Wetlands help improve water quality and supply, reduce flooding and provide critical habitat for plants, fish and wildlife. Link: https://www.epa.gov/wetlands/may-america … month picture by Diane Kirkland

National Zoo and Aquarium Month

Category:
Recreation
Location:
United States of America
A good time to explore your local zoo and aquarium as well as the websites of America’s great zoos and aquariums. Many of them have excellent educational resources — photographs, videos, facts, lesson plans, activities, and sound so real your dog will growl. Link: http://edsitement.neh.gov/feature/nation … dlife picture by: Cburnett