Eighth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments
The Eighth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments will be held January 12-15, 2015 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. The Call for Abstracts brochure provides an overview of the anticipated technical program scope and other aspects of the conference.
- Event Type:
- Jan. 12-15, 2015
- New Orleans
- Los Angeles , USA
The 2015 Sediments Conference will be designed for and presented by scientists, engineers, regulators, remediation site owners, constructors, and other environmental professionals representing universities, government agencies, consultants, and R&D and service firms from around the world. The Conference will be a forum for sharing experiences and opportunities toward the goal of remediating, restoring and maintaining the environmental and economic vitality of waterways. The program will reflect the growing knowledge that better management of contaminated sediment systems is the key to success.
Battelle has presented this premier international technical conference since 2001. Sponsors are public-and private-sector organizations active in environmental assessment, remediation and management.
The technical program will be developed on the basis of the abstract review conducted by the Program Committee and the session chairs. Abstracts are due June 30.
Other features of the Conference include:
- Short courses
- Student paper competition, networking and career development opportunities organized for students
As the program develops, information will be added to this website. The Preliminary Program brochure will be available in October and will provide details on the session schedule, a list of the platform and poster presentations in each session, and short course descriptions.