Types of Proposals
Symposium Proposals: Prospective delegates may propose 90-minute symposia consisting of 3 to 5 talks on a topic related to one of the meeting themes or to other environmental epidemiology topics. Symposia will be judged for content (i.e., relevance to the conference theme including research translation to policy, well-defined and focused objectives, importance of subject and contents, scientific and technical value, originality of topics and degree of innovation), speakers (i.e,. expertise, qualifications and diversity of presenters, involvement of students and new researchers), and appropriateness of the format. The Deadline to submit Symposium proposals is January 16, 2020.
Pre-Conference Workshops Proposals:A limited number of rooms is available on Sunday August 23 for those who wish to organize a half-day or full-day pre-conference workshop. Workshop participants will pay to attend these sessions and registration proceeds must cover room, food & beverage and/or AV equipment costs. Workshop conveners do not get paid. The Deadline to submit Pre-Conference Workshop proposals is January 30, 2020.
Early morning sessions Proposals: a limited of rooms is available on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 24-26, for those who wish to organize a 45-minute early morning session(7:30a.m.-8:15a.m.). The Deadline to submit Early Morning Session proposals is January 30, 2020.