Events

Nov
23
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night – “Are emerging contaminants and in particular PPCPs, really an issue?” @ Clock Tower Brew Pub
Nov 23 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Are emerging contaminants and in particular PPCPs, really an issue?

Emerging contaminants, particularly Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs),
have received much attention over the last few years due to their presence in our waterbodies.  Join us November 23 as Dr. Tom Moon discusses his research on PPCPs and explores the complex question as to whether these compounds are really an issue in the environment.

Stop by for an engaging talk, good eats and fine brew!  Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm.

Speaker: Dr. Tom Moon, University of Ottawa
When: Wednesday November 23rd from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Location: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street
Cost: $1 members, $3 non-members

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Feb
28
Wed
Student Night @ Ottawa Pub Nights (February 28, 2018) @ Clock Tower Brew Pub
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Student Night @ Ottawa Pub Nights (February 28, 2018) @ Clock Tower Brew Pub | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada

Call for student presenters for Ottawa Pub Night on February 28, 2018

The Laurentian Chapter of the Society of Environmental Chemistry and Toxciology (Laurentian SETAC) is inviting current and recent graduate students to present their research to our audience of academics, government and private science professionals at the Ottawa Pub Night on February 28th, 2018. This is a great opportunity for new graduate students to seek early feedback on their projects and to gain communication skills, and for more senior students to practice their defense. Our student night is a great networking event for all.

Please share and post the attached information with faculties, staff and students who may be interested in participating this event as student or as a judge.

Abstracts are due January 26th, 2018.

For more information, please contact: Susan Roe at susan.roe2@ncf.ca

 

Mar
28
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night – A peek behind the curtain: the makings of a standardized amphibian test method
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for an engaging talk, good eats and fine brew at the next Ottawa Pub Night.  Leana Van der Vliet will give us a behind the scenes view of how standardized test methods are developed using the amphibian test method as an example. Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm.  Get there early for discounted appetizers (available until 6:00 pm).

Title: A peek behind the curtain: the makings of a standardized amphibian test method

Speaker: Leana Van der Vliet, Environment and Climate Change Canada

When: Wednesday March 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa

Cost: $1 members, $3 non-members

Please see abstract and speaker biography for more information.

We look forward to seeing you there!

L-SETAC Ottawa Pub Night Committee 

 

Apr
25
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night @ Clock Tower Brew Pub
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ottawa Pub Night @ Clock Tower Brew Pub | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada

Join us for the last Ottawa Pub Night of the winter/spring season where Dr. Adrienne Ethier will highlight some of the challenges with conducting and communicating ecological risk assessments. Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm. Get there early for discounted appetizers (available until 6:00 pm).

Title: Strengths, Issues and Complexities of Risk Assessment and Communication

Speaker: Dr. Adrienne Ethier, Principal Scientist, Arcadis Canada, Inc.

When: Wednesday April 25th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa

Cost: $1 members, $3 non-members

Please see abstract and speaker bio for more information.

We look forward to seeing you there!

L-SETAC Ottawa Pub Night Committee