Formerly known as the Aquatic Toxicity Workshop (ATW), CEW is Canada’s predominant annual meeting in the field of ecological toxicology and related disciplines.  It provides the opportunity to share information on current and emerging topics of regional, national and international importance related to contaminants in ecosystems, both aquatic and terrestrial. Participants include students, academics, government scientists and regulators, environmental consultants and industry representatives. For more information about the CEW, see About.


Planning for Uncertainty

The 43rd annual CEW will be held at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta on September 25-28, 2016. The theme of the 2016 CEW is “planning for uncertainty“. Information regarding registration and abstract submission dates and a call for session chairs will follow in the coming months. For more information about the 2016 conference, see 2016 Announcement and the final 2016 Scientific Program Sessions list.

A big thank you to our sponsors, including GOLD sponsors U of A Faculty of Science, Minnow Environmental, Golder Associates, Aquatic Informatics, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures, and CanNorth. Join the community of organizations that are supporting CEW today! Get more information on how to become a sponsor. For a full list of sponsors, see the 2016 sponsor list.

2016 Important Dates

• Early Bird registration closed August 17
Regular registration opened August 18
• Registration available onsite September 25 to 28


Announcements

A big thank you to our sponsors!

CEW 2016 SCHEDULE
The CEW 2016 schedule has been posted. Please visit the CEW 2016 schedule webpage or download the schedule as a PDF here.

FINAL SESSION TOPICS AND CHAIRS
Final  2016 Scientific Program Sessions list is now available.

PLENARY SPEAKERS
Plenary speaker abstracts and bios are now available on the Plenary Speakers page.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION
Abstract submission is now closed.  If you need assistance with your abstract, please email info@ecotoxcan.ca.

3 MINUTE THESIS COMPETITION
 The registration for the 3MT competition is now closed.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SHORT COURSES
2016 CEW will feature three short courses on September 25. Descriptions and instructor bios for three of these courses are now available.

SUNDAY TOURS ANNOUNCED
2016 CEW will feature three exciting tours to choose from on September 25. Descriptions and schedule for the tours are now available.

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE 2016 CEW!
We are seeking sponsors and exhibitors for making this event a success. By supporting the CEW, your organization has a great opportunity to be visible both at the conference site during the four days of the event and on the CEW website. For more information, see Sponsorship and Exhibitor Page