Calendar

January 2012 – June 2017

Biomimicry Project Jam @ Pacific Northwest College of Art
January 11, 2012 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Biomimicry Project Jam @ Pacific Northwest College of Art | Portland | Oregon | United States
Biomimicry Oregon has been quickly growing and evolving over the past year, and hundreds of people have joined the network and indicated an interest in [...]
Biomimicry on Bikes
June 23, 2012 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A guided, 3-mile tour of building designs inspired by nature for locals and participants of the national Biomimicry Education Summit, led by Biomimicry Oregon, the [...]
Genius of Place Workshop @ City of Portland BPS
January 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Genius of Place Workshop @ City of Portland BPS | Portland | Oregon | United States
Biomimicry Invention Convention @ Sunnyside Environmental School,
May 13, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Biomimicry Invention Convention @  Sunnyside Environmental School,  | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join other biomimicry enthusiasts at Sunnyside Environmental School’s Invention Convention, which is biomimicry-inspired and focused on urban planning (middle school projects only)! We may go [...]
Portland EcoFilm Festival – Q&A with Biomimicry Oregon’s Mary Hansel @ Hollywood Theater
June 12, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Portland EcoFilm Festival - Q&A with Biomimicry Oregon's Mary Hansel @ Hollywood Theater | Portland | Oregon | United States
Mary Hansel, core group member of Biomimicry Oregon, has been invited to sit on a 3 person panel of local organizations (Biomimicry Oregon, Willamette Riverkeepers, and another [...]
Register for the first ever Global Biomimicry Conference @ University of Massachusetts
June 21, 2013 – June 23, 2013 all-day
Register for the first ever Global Biomimicry Conference @ University of Massachusetts | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
People are clever, nature is ingenious. It’s time we work together. Designing generous cities and products using nature’s blueprints: a 2-day interactive event Register for [...]
2nd Annual Biomimicry on Bikes! @ Cycle Portland Bike Tours
June 21, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Biomimicry on Bikes! @ Cycle Portland Bike Tours | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pedalpalooza 2013 Event – ” To Planet Repair Institute… and beyond! ” Join us on this casual ride along the Springwater to visit the Planet [...]
Practitioner’s Jam @ SERA Architects
June 24, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Practitioner's Jam  @ SERA Architects
Sometimes the hardest thing about learning something new is getting a chance to practice it. For many of us, biomimicry is a very compelling [...]
Walk in the Woods @ Lower Maclaey Park
August 27, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Walk in the Woods @ Lower Maclaey Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Please join Biomimicry Oregon for a “Walk in the Woods” up Balch Creek with naturalists Scott Bowler and Ginny Stern.  This special walk will focus [...]
OregonBEST @ Leftbank Annex
September 12, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oregon BESTFest has a fabulous biomimicry speaker headlining! Catch entrepreneur Jay Harman’s inspiring talk this Thursday evening, 9/12! The entire conference will be great, of course, but [...]
Biomimicry: The Next Big Thing – How Nature is Inspiring Radical Innovation @ Pacific Northwest College of Art in Swiggert Commons
October 7, 2013 @ 7:00 pm
Biomimicry: The Next Big Thing – How Nature is Inspiring Radical Innovation @ Pacific Northwest College of Art in Swiggert Commons | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join Biomimicry Oregon for a free lecture by Jay Harman, biomimetic inventor and entrepreneur, and author the new book, The Shark’s Paintbrush: Biomimicry and How [...]
The PNW Cleantech Open Team @ HATCH
April 21, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us April 21, 6:30-8:00pm, at Hatch on NE Sandy to learn more about the 2014 Cleantech Open accelerator program and to hear Ethan Smith [...]
The Leaf Pack Experiment @ Hyla Woods
May 17, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Leaf Pack Experiment @ Hyla  Woods | Timber | Oregon | United States
LIVING FUTURE UNCONFERENCE 2014 @ Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
May 21, 2014 – May 23, 2014 all-day
The International Living Future Institute is hosting its eighth annual unConference, Living Future 2014, on May 21 – 23, 2014 at the Hilton Portland & [...]
Biomimicry Nature Walk Game @ Outside World Forestry Center (Washington Park)
August 26, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Biomimicry Nature Walk Game @ Outside World Forestry Center (Washington Park) | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us for an exciting Life’s Principles Biomimicry game while interacting with nature in an outdoor environment. The brainstorming game activity draws from nature’s [...]
BIRD LANGUAGE WORKSHOP @ St. John's Landfill, Portland, OR
October 12, 2014 @ 9:45 am – 2:00 pm
BIRD LANGUAGE WORKSHOP @ St. John's Landfill, Portland, OR | Portland | Oregon | United States
 A collection of skills and principles largely forgotten by modern people, Bird Language Knowledge has helped people survive and thrive for tens of thousands [...]
Beyond Sustainable: Building Community Resilience Through Nature Connection @ Portland State University
November 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Beyond Sustainable: Building Community Resilience Through Nature Connection @ Portland State University  | Portland | Oregon | United States
Please join Jon Young, the world’s foremost nature connection mentor, for a discussion on rebuilding our culture in connection with nature and with respect [...]
December Swarm @ Glumac
December 2, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
December Swarm @ Glumac | Portland | Oregon | United States
Connect and collaborate with Oregon professionals to shape and grow the Biomimicry Oregon network. Biomimicry Oregon wants YOU! Many people like you have joined [...]
Spring to Life through a 1-month exploration of biomimicry! @ Online - International Society of Sustainability Professionals
April 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am – April 28, 2015 @ 11:30 am
Spring to Life through a 1-month exploration of biomimicry! @ Online - International Society of Sustainability Professionals
Explore the emerging discipline of biomimicry and apply biomimicry thinking to a sustainability challenge you’re facing. This course is designed for sustainability professionals, and provides [...]
Biomimicry: emulating nature’s patterns for sustainable design @ Eugene | Oregon | United States
    Join Certified Biomimicry Professional Karen Allen at the HOPES conference in Eugene. Architect and Biomimic Michael Pawlyn will also be speaking at the [...]
Biomimicry & Green Chemistry for Sustainability @ University of Massachusetts
May 11, 2015 @ 8:00 am – May 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
Biomimicry & Green Chemistry for Sustainability @ University of Massachusetts
Biomimicry is the practice of emulating life’s time-tested strategies and deep patterns to generate sustainable designs. Green Chemistry is the design of chemical products [...]
Immersion Workshop | Discover Nature’s Genius in Montana @ Blacktail Ranch, Wolf Creek, MT
August 2, 2015 – August 7, 2015 all-day
Immersion Workshop | Discover Nature’s Genius in Montana @ Blacktail Ranch, Wolf Creek, MT
Want to explore sustainable innovation strategies in nature to inspire creative solutions for human challenges? Tap into nature’s genius this summer and discover the world of biomimicry [...]
BIOMIMICRY OREGON BIO-BLITZ
January 19, 2016 – June 18, 2016 all-day
BIOMIMICRY OREGON BIO-BLITZ
  Despite a stormy, rainy January day in the Willamette Valley, Oregon State University GEO 300 students braved the weather to participate in a [...]
BIOMIMICRY AND RESILIENCE WORKSHOP
June 4, 2017 – June 8, 2017 all-day
BIOMIMICRY AND RESILIENCE WORKSHOP @ Gloucester | Massachusetts | United States
Learn how to build a resilient world while exploring life’s strategies for resilience in northeastern estuaries, forests, and salt marshes. Join Biomimicry New England June [...]