North American Carbon World (NACW) is in downtown Los Angeles from April 24-26. The conference aims to bring together a wide range of participants from government to business to talk about carbon markets and climate policy.
For more details see: https://www.nacwconference.com/
How can you not love a video that explains carbon trading credits, etc. using baby chicks?
The Climate Trust just released 2016 Carbon Market Forecast that covers a lot of important issues "which range from climate change playing a larger role in federal decision-making to increased carbon market linkage and momentum in conservation finance".
Key points are that carbon markets are going to expand now that interest in climate change seems to have momentum, and that California is going to lead the way in the short term. You can read the 10 Carbon Market Trends to Watch in 2016 here: