Annual Climate Symposium

The CLEO Institute, in partnership with The University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, is pleased to host its 10th annual Empowering Capable Climate Communicators Symposium virtually, welcoming speakers from across the world, for a 3-day discussion on climate and health. Our symposium will take place on November 19th, November 20th, and November 21st. Those who have already purchased tickets, your tickets will be honored. Ticket sales will start again in September. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at


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Monday, June 08, 2020 | 6:30pm TO 7:30pm

On this 2020 World Oceans Day, ARTSail Residency and Research Initiative and The Little Haiti Cultural Complex are partnering up to bring to you a panel of climate and community activists,
artists, marine biologists, and ocean experts to discuss climate impacts from coral bleaching to climate gentrifi cation, and off er solutions.


Wednesday, June 10, 2020 | 6:00pm TO 7:00pm

Small businesses are the backbone of our economy. They make up a huge sector of the U.S. economy, so collectively, small businesses can make a big difference to the climate crisis.

Now, as we transition to a COVID-19 world, small businesses are pivoting and adapting to the new way of life. Join us in our Adapting to Change event as we provide resources, tools, and help facilitate networking relationships to create unity as we adapt together with the climate crisis in mind.

This will be a great way to network, obtain resources that could help your business and create local and long lasting business relationships.

Our Miami: People’s Forums-District 1 Candidates

Thursday, June 11, 2020 | 5:00pm TO 6:00pm

This year, Miami-Dade will choose a new Mayor and seven new county commissioners – these are the elected officials who impact our day-to-day quality of life. We have partnered with The Miami Foundation and other local non-profits to launch the “Our Miami: People’s Forums” series to connect residents to the candidates to empower and inform you come Election Day. On June 11, we will be hosting the candidates for county commission District 1. JOIN US!


Tuesday, June 16, 2020 | 12:00pm TO 1:30pm

GenCLEO invites you to our webinar event, “Climate Activism During the Pandemic”!

COVD-19 has put a pause on many of GenCLEO’s advocacy initiatives such as climate strikes and passing climate emergencies. However, many activists have still found ways to stay active and protect the future of our planet through the power of the Internet and video conferencing platforms.

Panelists consist of: Rebecca Harris, Organizing Director of The Climate Mobilization, which aims to train individuals on passing climate emergencies. Along with Katie Eder, Executive Director of the Future Coalition, which helps to organize the US Youth Climate Strike Coalition.

Join this webinar to learn how these climate activists and their organizations have continued to take climate action during a global pandemic and how you can do the same.

Civics 101 Webinar: Becoming a Powerful Constituent

Thursday, June 18, 2020 | 1:00pm TO 2:00pm

Guest, Eric Rollings (Orlando Family Magazine’s “Man of the Year 2019”, “Extraordinary Environmental Champion”) will be giving us a comprehensive overview of how our governmental systems work with a special emphasis on how to engage your elected officials and pass initiatives.

We will cover everything from City Hall to the White House, so that you can become a more powerful constituent and truly utilize your important influence over your representatives.

Taller de Preparacion para la Temporada de Huracanes

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 | 6:00pm TO 7:00pm

La temporada de huracanes esta aqui, y el Instituto CLEO esta colaborando con ministerios de fe en Hillsborough para dar un taller de preparación!

Aprenderemos sobre:

Conexión entre el cambio climatico, los huracanes, nuestro uso de energía, y cómo nos podemos preparar juntos, financieramente y con varios recursos disponibles para la comunidad.

GenCLEO Webinar Series: Florida Climate Pledge’s Storytelling Workshop

Friday, June 26, 2020 | 12:00pm TO 1:30pm

Learn how to tell your climate narrative.

Pensacola: Hurricane Preparedness Workshop

Friday, June 26, 2020 | 6:00pm TO 7:00pm

Hurricane season is right around the corner and especially in a COVID-19 world, families everywhere are struggling to prepare.

Join Unity in the Family Ministry and The CLEO Institute’s Florida Climate Pledge in our hurricane Preparedness workshop.

Through this 1 hour workshop we will discuss climate and hurricanes 101, financial literacy, and the distribution of free hurricane kits to help prepare your family for this hurricane season.

GenCLEO Virtual Organizing Meetup (State Wide)

Wednesday, July 01, 2020 | 3:30pm TO 5:00pm

The next GenCLEO virtual meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 1st, from 3:30-5:00 pm. We will be discussing updates for our upcoming student-led webinar series as well as tips on helping your family become more sustainable.

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