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AEESP Conference 2019

Call for Abstracts

Details on Call for Abstracts and Call for Workshop Proposals below

Conference Overview

The conference schedule will include one day of pre-conference workshops and two days of technical sessions and other activities. A tentative conference schedule is included here.

Tuesday, May 14

  • Workshops
  • Welcome and Plenary #1
  • Social event at the Desert Botanical Garden

Wednesday, May 15

  • Plenary #2
  • Poster Session #1
  • Technical Sessions
  • Social event at College Avenue Commons

Thursday, May 16

  • Plenary #3
  • Poster Session #2
  • Technical Sessions
  • Plenary #4
  • AEESP Business Meeting and Awards Dinner

Environmental Engineers and Scientists see Cities in 4-D

Call for Workshop Proposals

  • Workshops will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM
  • Both full day (6 hours) and half day (3 hours) workshops will be offered
  • Lunch will be included as part of the workshops
  • Workshop proposals are due December 12, 2018; proposals are sought for at least two additional full day workshops and four additional half day workshops
  • Workshop proposals on the following topics are strongly encouraged: (i) science communication; (ii) education relevant to environmental engineering/science programs, e.g., curriculum, accreditation, and teaching methods to improve student learning; and (iii) technical topics of high relevance and/or urgency to AEESP members.
  • Workshop proposals should be formatted as follows:
    • Workshop title: Provide descriptive title
    • Time: Indicate full-day or half-day
    • Motivation: Describe the motivation or need for this workshop (100 word limit).
    • Description of Workshop: Describe the workshop and associated activities in sufficient detail (250 word limit).
    • Intended Audience and Size: List conference attendees who would be interested in this workshop and the intended size (50 word limit).
    • Workshop Organizers: Name, affiliation, email for all organizers (no word limit).
  • Workshop proposals should be submitted as a word document or PDF to Conference Chair, Prof. Treavor Boyer,

Call for Abstracts

  • Technical sessions and poster sessions will be held on Wednesday, May 15 and Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • NEW: Abstract deadline extended to December 12, 2018, 11:59 PM local time
  • Abstracts (300 word limit) should clearly explain how the research or educational activities fit within the conference theme
  • Abstracts will be evaluated for technical sessions and poster sessions
  • Graduate students will be eligible for Best Poster Awards
  • Technical session tracks will be organized based on the “Cities in 4-D” conference theme and environmental engineering/science education. Submitting authors are asked to identify the primary and secondary D’s from the figure above or education.
  • Authors are encouraged to submit abstracts addressing topics relevant to education
  • Please send inquiries to Conference Chair, Prof. Treavor Boyer,
  • Abstract submission