Conservation Conference 2023 | June 20-21 | Hilton Baltimore

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Nature is our business… and yours.

As the only conservation organization to focus on corporate contributions to biodiversity, employee engagement and community relations, WHC is in a unique position to offer the most relevant and timely insights into the issues facing the intersection of biodiversity and business today.

Join us at the 2023 WHC Conference, where corporate conservation professionals will convene to share strategies and inspiration to drive the success of biodiversity around the world.

With 700 WHC-certified programs in 28 countries around the world, our collective reach can make a difference in our environmental and economical futures because, not only is nature our business, nature is everyone’s business.


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Recognizing excellence in corporate conservation

Each year, the WHC Awards recognize programs and projects that demonstrate excellence in corporate conservation. Recipients include both national and international companies across a variety of industry sectors.

General Motors WHC Award Winner 2022

Award finalists and winners are chosen from Conservation Certification applications submitted from January 1, 2022 – December 1, 2022. (Applications received after December 1, 2022, will be considered for the 2024 WHC Awards. Applications under appeal are not considered.) Finalists will be announced in March.

WHC Awards criteria

Previous WHC Awards winners and finalists

We’re continuously working on our Conference program and schedule.

Stay tuned for additional agenda updates.*


  • Keynote Speaker: Chris Morgan
  • State of Corporate Conservation: Margaret O’Gorman


  • Keynote Speaker: Sylvia Baffour
  • Certification Photo Studio
  • Cocktail Hour
  • WHC Awards Dinner

We’re working on a robust program with exciting speakers who will inspire and educate.

Stay tuned for updates.*



Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor

401 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

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WHC has negotiated a special room rate for WHC Conference attendees. Single and Double occupancy $239, Triple $259, Quad $279 – Rates do not include state and local taxes.* Use this link to book your reservation. This special rate expires May 16, 2023.

Find us next to Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Inner Harbor’s museums, the National Aquarium, and TopGolf Baltimore are all within a mile. We’re connected to Baltimore Convention Center via skywalk and near downtown dining. Camden Station’s light rail is a three-minute walk and offers airport transit. Enjoy our heated indoor pool, whirlpool, and sauna.

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*For those attendees that book a room in the official Room Block over the peak Event dates, quoted group room rates will be offered to Group’s attendees, based on contracted room type and rate availability, three days before and three days after the above official Event date.

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PRICING DEADLINES January 19 – May 21
Advance Rate
May 22 – June 19
Standard Rate
June 20 – June 21
On-site Rate
Member $845 $1099 $1299
Non-Member $1299 $1649 $1799
Non-Profit, Government $499 $599 $699

Registration Policies
Registration includes all scheduled meals, including the WHC Awards Dinner, and admission to all sessions. Registration is not final until payment has been received. Substitutions will be allowed. Refund Policy: 100% before March 31, 2023; 50% between April 1 and April 30, 2023; no refunds after April 30, 2023. All requests for substitutions and refunds must be made in writing to