General Information (Session details and schedule to follow)

The 2017 CPANS annual conference will be held at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta. Participants of this conference will include environmental researchers, educators, students, environmental managers, other professionals, environmental industries and policy makers. The conference will be a great opportunity for attendees to develop new collaborations and share knowledge as experts from various fields, including: Emissions quantification, monitoring strategies, data validation, legislation, management, and the carbon tax.

Call for Abstracts Please submit an abstract to Kim O’Neill at on or before March 15th, 2017 along with your biography.

Abstract Instruction and Format

The abstract will be 350 words or less.  Type font will be Calibri 12 point.  The conference topic will appear at the top left in bold.  The author may propose a different conference topic than those listed on the website above.  The presentation title (in bold) should follow the conference topic.  If selected, authors will be able to alter the presentation title up to 2 weeks prior to the conference.  The affiliation for each author should be next, followed by the author’s name, mailing address, phone number, and email address (all in bold).  Email will be the primary means for communication.  The conference committee reserves the right to edit the abstract for grammar and format since it may be used in the preliminary and final programs for the conference.

Author Name and Biography A brief biography of the presenter must be included with the abstract.  Please describe, in no more than 150 words, the professional background, credentials, and education of the presenter.

 Please contact Kim O’Neill with any questions at