Call for Session Proposals

CEW 2022 is now accepting scientific session proposals.  Potential session chairs are asked to provide a session title, name of co-chair(s) and affiliation, and a brief description (≤ 300 words) of their proposed session, which should include rationale, goals/objectives, and target audience. In addition, the proposal should include a strategy for inviting speakers to ensure robust participation in the session. For questions or to submit a proposal, please contact Mark Hanson at  The deadline to submit session proposals is March 31st, 2022.

CEW 2021 List of Session Topics

  • Agriculture Inputs: Nutrients and Pesticides
  • Aquaculture and Forestry Industry
  • Aquatic Toxicology
  • Boat Harbour
  • Community Base Monitoring with First Nations/Indigenous Services
  • Ecotoxicology in a changing climate (Global warming, Ocean acidification, etc.)
  • Environmental DNA – Applications for Biomonitoring and Bioassessment
  • Emerging Contaminants of Concern (PFAS, Microplastics, etc)
  • Environmental Effects Monitoring
  • Environmental Quality Guideline Developments
  • Legacy Contamination and Remediation
  • State of the Science for Aquatic Assessment and Monitoring for the Mining Sector
  • Nano and Molecular Toxicology
  • Ocean Plastics and Microplastics
  • Offshore Drilling, Oil
  • Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
  • Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Sediment and Soil Assessment
  • Toxicokinetics and Biotransformation
  • Wildlife Toxicology