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Laurentian SETAC Annual General Meeting

Posted at March 11, 2013 | By : | Categories : | 0 Comment
When:
June 21, 2013 – June 22, 2013 all-day
Where:
McMaster University
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8
Canada
Contact:
Karen Béchard

 

Join us at McMaster University on Friday, June 21, 2013, for a day filled with plenary sessions, platform and poster presentations, best presentation awards, and lots of networking opportunities!

Laurentian SETAC Annual General Meeting
Science in a Blender: Inter-disciplinary Collaborations
Friday June 21, 2013
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning & Discovery (MDCL)
(Click for campus map with conference locations; MDCL room locations)

PLENARY SPEAKERS:

Gordon Craig, G.R. Craig & Associates Inc.
Changes in Environmental Attitudes of Industry – Past Motivation and Future Direction (Abstract)

Mark Servos, University of Waterloo
Wastewater, Watersheds and the War of 1812: Win Lose or Tie? (Abstract)

Lisa Taylor, Environment Canada
Regulatory Toxicology: A Splash of This and a Dash of That (Abstract)

SCHEDULE:
(Click to view downloadable PDF of Conference Schedule)

Conference Schedule (click to download PDF)

Conference Schedule
(click to download PDF)

Click here to download the full conference program (7.3 MB)
with full schedule, abstracts for platform and poster presentations, and useful maps.

Program cover

Full Conference Program
(click to download)

REGISTRATION: On-line registration for the Annual General Meeting is now CLOSED. On-site registration will be available at the meeting. 

SHORT COURSE: Advances in Management and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments – FULL

Thursday, June 20, 2013, McMaster University
* Click here for more information

 

POST-SHORT COURSE, PRE-AGM SOCIAL: The Snooty Fox, 1011 King Street West Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1L3.
http://www.snootyfox.ca/

Join us for a social evening at The Snooty Fox on Thursday June 20th, 2013 – 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Street parking available for $1.00 per hour until 9pm.

 

POST-AGM BBQ AND AWARDS CEREMONY: The Phoenix, Refectory Building, Main Floor, 1280 Main St. W., McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4L8
http://www.phoenixmcmaster.ca/

Join us at the Phoenix in congratulating the winners of our poster, platform, and travel awards at the Post-AGM BBQ and Awards Ceremony.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS:
McMaster University – McMaster University Residences are available through the Summer Guest Program. Options include:
- Suite style (4 single bedrooms, with 2 shared bathrooms and shared kitchen, living room); 
- Single with ensuite; 
- Double with ensuite.

Staybridge Suites Hamilton Downtown – 20 Caroline Street South, Hamilton, Ontario, L8P 0B1. 1-877-660-8550. http://www.staybridgehamilton.com
Laurentian SETAC Rates: $136.00 (plus HST) per night for a Studio Standard Guest Room.
Rooms must be booked by May 31st, 2013 to guarantee rates.

 

Many thanks to our SPONSORS!

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About Ève Gilroy

Ève is an environmental toxicologist and the owner of Green House Science, a small business specialized in scientific research and communications and technical translation. When not chasing a tiny but mighty toddler or bringing an itsy bitsy baby everywhere she goes, Ève recently completed a certificate in French translation.

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