Welcome to the Climate Leadership Conference and Awards

The annual Climate Leadership Conference (CLC) and Awards (CLAs) is North America’s premier event dedicated to uplifting climate leadership and addressing the climate crisis through policy, innovation, and business solutions.

Hosted by The Climate Registry (TCR), the conference brings together forward-thinking leaders from business, government, academia, and the non-profit community to explore energy and climate solutions and opportunities, and to showcase climate leadership.

The 2024 Climate Leadership Conference and Awards will be held May 21-23, 2024 in Cleveland, Ohio. Register now!

Help shape the 2024 conference by submitting a speaker or topic nomination. View our 2023 program recordings for a sneak peak of the type of content we have in store for next May!

Applications for the 2024 Climate Leadership Awards are now being accepted. Apply now! View our 2024 CLA Kickoff Webinar recording to learn more about the application process. 

View our key dates and deadlines on the road to the 2024 Climate Leadership Conference and Awards:

*Priority review will be given to speaker/session topic nominations submitted by November 27, 2023.
Submissions after the deadline will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
**In the event that the room block fills up before May 6, 2024, the discounted CLC room rate may no longer apply.
Therefore, we strongly encourage you to book early!
***Online registration closes on May 17, 2024, at 11:59pm ET, after which, you must register onsite.
Onsite registration will incur a 10% administration fee to the Full Rate and discount codes will not be accepted.

Explore and engage with the conference that’s been
connecting leaders and celebrating climate innovation since 2012: 

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors! 

The Climate Leadership Conference is made possible with
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