24th EASTERN Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research

  • Date: November 7, 2008
  • Location: McGill University New Residence Hall Conference Centre, 3625 Avenue du Parc, Montréal, Québec
  • Chair: Dominic Frigon
  • Co-sponsored by: 8th Annual Symposium of the Brace Centre

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    Climate Change: Impact on Water Quality and Water and Wastewater Industry Adaptation

    • Invited speakers:
      • Dr. Linda Mortsch, Environment Canada and Lead author of the North America Chapter of the IPCC report 2007 – Climate Change: Implications for Water Quality
      • Dr. Jiri Marsalek, National Water Research Institute of Canada – Urban Storm Drainage in Changing Climate: Fundamentals of Adaptation
      • Dr. David Pearson, Laurentian University and Co-chair of Ontario Government Expert Panel on Climate Change Adaptation – Mainstreaming climate change into source water protection: policies and practices
      • Dr. Chandra Madramootoo, Brace Centre and Dean, Faculty of Environmental and Agricultural Sciences, McGill University – Climate Change Impact in Agriculture and Water Quality

    Most recent results in water quality research from various Canadian and International Universities presented in French and in English.

    Including:

    • 40 oral presentations and 14 posters presented in parallel sessions
      • Water quality monitoring and modeling
      • Drinking water treatment
      • Wastewater and storm water treatment
      • Social, economic and political issues related to water quality

    Date: Friday, November 7, 2008
    Time: Registration at 8:00, First Session at 8:45
    Location: McGill University New Residence Hall Conference Centre, 3625 Avenue du Parc, Montréal