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Abstracts to be considered for platform and poster presentation are due August 31, 2017.

See the Abstract Specifications and Submittal page for information on preparing and submitting abstracts. The program will be developed on the basis of the abstract review conducted by the Program Committee and the session chairs. 

The technical program will be conducted Monday through Thursday, April 9-12, 2018, with platform session breakouts and panel discussions during the day and poster receptions on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Short Courses will be conducted all-day on Sunday, April 8, and Tuesday afternoon, April 10.

The Preliminary Program brochure will be posted at this website in December 2017 and will provide details on the session schedule and a list of the platform and poster presentations in each session.

The platform and poster sessions will be organized around the following major themes. Examples of anticipated presentation topics under each theme are listed in the Technical Program Scope.

  • Remediation Technology Innovations
  • Assessing Remediation Effectiveness
  • Green and Sustainable Remediation
  • Addressing Challenging Site Conditions
  • Fractured Rock
  • Petroleum and Heavy Hydrocarbon Site Strategies
  • Emerging Contaminants
  • Metals
  • Vapor Intrusion
  • Characterization, Fate and Transport
  • Advanced Diagnostic Tools
  • International Environmental Remediation Markets
  • Technology Transfer and Stakeholder Communications

Program Committee

Conference Chairs
Wendy Condit, PE (Battelle)
Ramona Darlington, Ph.D. (Battelle)

Steering Committee
Dora Chiang, Ph.D., PE (AECOM)
Kira Lynch (U.S. EPA, Region 10)
Shaily Mahendra, Ph.D. (UCLA)
Victor Medina, Ph.D. (U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center)
Ravi Naidu (CRC CARE)
Anthony Nelson (NAVFAC EXWC)
Charles Newell, Ph.D., PE (GSI Environmental)
Bill Newman (RNAS Remediation Products)
Heather Rectanus, Ph.D., PE (Battelle)
David Reynolds, Ph.D., PE (Geosyntec Consultants)
David Tsao, Ph.D. (BP Corporation North America, Inc.)