July 23, 2017 - July 26, 2017
Venue: Shanghai Jiao Tong University
The 3rd Annual IIES Science and Policy Workshop will be held at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China from July 23-26, 2017. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the International Conference on Low Carbon Development—Responding Post-Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Energy Transmission and Innovation which is also being sponsored by the IIES, and Shanghai Jiao Tong University with the GlobalTech Alliance. The two meetings will be held simultaneously and will offer participants the opportunity to meet colleagues from a wider range of institutions and to participate in both meetings.
Abstract submission is now closed for the International Conference on Low Carbon Development.
More information on the International Conference on Low Carbon Development Invitation (pdf).
IIES Session Topics:
- Atmospheric Pollution – Health Interactions
- Collaborative Projects – Ongoing or prospective
- Green Technology
- Low Carbon Economies – Technology and policy
- Soil Resources – Contamination and remediation
- Water Resources – Contamination and remediation
Preliminary Agenda 3rd Annual Meeting (pdf). Please note this is a draft agenda for the meeting, the sessions will be realigned once abstracts have been submitted and depending on numbers of submissions in the various categories.
Participants from non-IIES institutions are warmly welcomed to attend. For IIES participants there is no registration fee. As well, meals and accommodation will be provided. For non-IIES participants, there is a registration fee of $400 USD or 3,000 RMB, which includes meeting materials and meals during the meeting days.
Some travels funds are available for graduate students from IIES member institutions, within this limited financial budget student travel grants will be considered based on institution and disciplinary background. For those looking for travel grants, please register online and indicate that you are interested in a travel grant in the abstract field, along with your abstract submission. Preference will be given to those who register early.
Registration and abstract submission deadline is June 1, 2017.
We encourage those planning to attend from countries for which a visa for China is required to register as soon as possible so that we can provide the letter of invitation required to obtain a visa.
For further information please contact:
Julia Colley, Administrative Assistant, International Institute for Environmental Studies
Email: email@example.com; phone: +1 705-748-1011 ext. 6438