2024 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit: Building Solidarity for Equitable Climate Action

Join us in Long Beach, California, February 11-13, 2024!

The Summit is the premier annual gathering of higher education leaders committed to addressing inequity and the climate crisis. Registration for the 2024 Summit is now open. Visit higheredclimatesummit.org for the latest information on registration, lodging, programming, and more.


Support to Attend the Summit

The Intentional Endowments Network (IEN) and Second Nature are pleased to offer registration and/or travel support for those in need of financial assistance to attend the 2024 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit.

We hope this support will enable greater participation in the Summit, and offer access to those who otherwise could not afford to join us. Read our guidelines and request support to attend.


Westin Long Beach HotelStay at the Westin Long Beach

Make a reservation under our group rate ($229/night), or call (562) 436-3000 and mention the “2024 Presidential Leadership Summit” group rate. Book early to secure these discounted rates!

Engage with Actionable Content

Connect with 400+ colleagues at the Summit, including:  

  • Presidents and Trustees,
  • Chief Investment Officers and investment committee members,
  • Sustainability Directors and other sustainability office staff,
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion and community engagement office staff,
  • Investment consultants, asset managers, and other investment firms,
  • Climate solution providers

Partnership Opportunities

Become a partner of the 2024 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit. Through your partnership, you can help drive new strategies to reduce the climate impacts of campuses and inform endowment investing strategies that accelerate a just transition to a carbon-neutral economy. Partners also demonstrate their climate leadership and support critical movement-building efforts while connecting with more than 400 higher education sector leaders.

To discuss partnership opportunities, please contact Bridget Flynn, Climate Programs Senior Manager at Second Nature.