INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHEMISTRY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

16TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
ON CHEMISTRY AND THE ENVIRONMENT
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Program


Plenary speakers

Leiv K. Sydnes

Keynote speakers

Dimitra Lambropoulou - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Novel applications of mass spectrometry in food, environment, and health

Mathias Ernst - TU Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Water treatment

Nicholas Gathergood - Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia
Environmental chemistry and sustainable chemistry

Jana Klanova - RECETOX, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
University education in environmental chemistry

Anna Kärrman - Ørebro University, Ørebro, Sweden
Perfluorinated surfactants

Wolfgang Uhl - Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA), Oslo, Norway
Water treatment

Katrin Vorkamp - Aarhus University, Department of Environmental Science - Environmental chemistry & toxicology
Arctic pollution

Frank Wania - University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Modelling in the environment

Wolfgang Wilke - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany
Soil pollution


Program plan - International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment 2017

Location: University of Oslo, Campus Blindern
Status: 22.05.2017

PLEASE NOTE:
The here listed program is tentative only. The program may be subject for changes (program structure, session topics and length) due to the abstracts submitted to the conference.
The final program will be published here (May 2017) after all abstracts are evaluated and the authors have received their confirmation.


Sunday, 18 June 2017


Helga Engs Hus
Time
Parallel 1
Parallel 2
Parallel 3
Parallel 4
10:00
11:00
12:00
13:00
14:00
15:00
16:00
Satellite event - New contaminants, new risks: Analysis and environmental implications
Convenor: Silvia Lacorte (Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, Spain)

Satellite event - Algae toxins: Methods and implications
Convenors: George B. Cobb (Baylor University, TX, USA) & Dion Dionysiou (University of Cincinnati, IL, USA)

Satellite event - New emerging PFAS: International regulation strategies
Convenors: Lena Vierke (Federal Environmental Agency (UBA), Germany) & Zhanyun Wang (ETH, Zürich, Switzerland)

Satellite event - Isotopic techniques and their applications in environmental research
Convenors: Nives Ogrinc & David Heath (Insitute Jozef Stefan, Slovenia)


(Conference registration: 13:00 - 18:00)


Auditorium: Georg Sverdrups Hus
17:00
Opening ceremony


17:10
Short welcome address:
Local Organisation Committee: Roland Kallenborn (Conference Chair) & Norwegian Chemical Society: Øivind Mikkelsen (President)

17:30
Cultural event

18:00
Plenary Lecture: Plenary lecture: Leiv K. Sydnes (University of Bergen, Norway) - Chemistry in the Service of Society

18:45
Session closed


Foyer: Georg Sverdrups Hus
18:15
19:00
21:00
22:00


Welcome reception





Monday, 19 June 2017


Plenary session (Georg Sverdrups Hus)
09:00
Introduction and administrative notes - Roland Kallenborn
09:05
Welcome address: Svein Stolen, Rector University of Oslo

09:20
Chairs: Walter Giger & Santiago Luis (EuCheMS-DCE) - DCE Life Time Achievement Award 2017: Sören Jensen (Stockholm University)

09:30
Søren Jensen - Personal impressions and notes

09:50
Plenary lecture - Åke Bergman (SWETOX): Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): History, lessons learned and the way ahead

10:30
Health break - Coffee, tee & Posters and exhibition



Thematic sessions (Georg Sverdrups Hus and Helga Engs Hus)
Time
Parallel 1
Parallel 2
Parallel 3
Parallel 4


11:00
12:00
13:00

Persistent inorganic pollutants
Balazs Berlinger (National Institute of Occupatrional Health , Norway) & Sirpa Herve (Finnish Environment Institute, Finland)

Atmospheric aerosols and pollutants
Stephan Weinbruch (Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany) & Yngvar Thomassen (National Institute of Occupational Health, Norway)

Bioactive substances and biotoxins
George P. Cobb (Baylor University, TX, USA), Dion Dionysiou (Univrsity of Cincinnati, IL, USA)


Microplastics
Thorsten Hüffer (University of Vienna, Austria)
13:00
Lunch



13:45
14:00
15:00
15:15
Mass spectrometry in food and environmental research
Adrian Covacy (University of Antwerp, Belgum), Ester Heath (Institute Jozef Stefan, Slovenia) & Michaela Dina Stanescu (Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania)

Atmospheric aerosols and pollutants
Stephan Weinbruch (Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany) & Yngvar Thomassen (National Institute of Occupational Health, Norway)
Challenges in environmental chemistry
Silvia Lacorte (Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, Spain) & Rosa Maria Marcé (University Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain)


Nanomaterials
Antonio Marcomini (University of Venice, Italy)
15:30
Public transport to the city center

16:00
17:00

Official reception: Oslo City Hall

18:00
Walk to the conference dinner venue (10 min)

19:00
20:00
21:00
22:00
23:00


Conference dinner: Tjuvholmen Sjømagasin





Tuesday, 20 June 2017


Plenary session (Georg Sverdrups Hus)
09:00
Introduction and administrative notes - Roland Kallenborn
09:15
Plenary Lecture: Lars-Otto Reisersen (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme, AMAP): Arctic pollution issues

10:00
Health break - Coffee, tee & Posters and exhibition)



Thematic sessions (Georg Sverdrups Hus and Helga Engs Hus)
Time
Parallel 1
Parallel 2
Parallel 3
Parallel 4

10:30
11:00
12:00
12:30
Mass spectrometry in environmental research
Adrian Covacy (University of Antwerp, Belgum), Ester Heath (Institute Jozef Stefan, Slovenia) & Michaela Dina Stanescu Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania)

Soil and sediments
Thomas Bücheli & Daniel Wächter (Agroscope, Switzerland)

Challenges in environmental chemistry
Silvia Lacorte (Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, Spain) & Rosa Maria Marcé (University Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain)

University Education in Environmental Chemistry
Gerhard Lammel (Max Planck Instiuite for Chemistry, Germany) & Ivana Ivancev Tumbas (University of Novi Sad, Serbia)
12:30
Lunch



13:30
14:00
15:00
16:00


Soil and sediments
Thomas Bücheli & Daniel Wächter (Agroscope, Switzerland)

Water treatment
Ioannis Katsogiannis (Unviersity of Thessaloniki, Greece) & Mathias Ernst (Technical University Hamburg-Harburg, Germany)

Advancements in analytical chemistry
Fritz Frimmel (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany) & Georg Becher (University of Oslo, Norway)

Arctic pollution
Lars-Otto Reiersen (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme, Norway) & Katrine Borgå (University of Oslo, Norway)
16:15
Health break - Coffee, tee & Posters and exhibition



16:45
17:00
18:00

Passive sampling
Iian Allan (Norwegian Institute for Water Research, Norway) & Pawel Rostkowski (Norwegia Institute for Air Research, Norway)

Humic substance in the environment
Gudrun Abbt-Braun (Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology, Germany) & Yiannis Deligiannakis (University of Ioannina, Greece)

Advancements in analytical chemistry
Fritz Frimmel (Karlsruhe Instituten of Technology, Germany) & Georg Becher (University of Oslo, Norway)

Sustainable environmental chemistry
Klaus Kümmerer (Leuphana Unversity, Germany) & Santiago Luis (University Jaume I, Spain)

Associated events
18:30
Panel discussion: Microplastics – what is the problem? (18:30 - 19:30)
18:30
Young Environmental Scientists Party (18:30 - 22:00)






Wednesday, 21 June 2017


Plenary session (Georg Sverdrups Hus)
09:00
Introduction and administrative notes - Roland Kallenborn
09:15
Plenary Lecture: Rupert Simon (European Chemical Agency, Finland): Reach(ing) sustainable development

10:00
Health break - Coffee, tee & Posters and exhibition)



Thematic sessions (Georg Sverdrups Hus and Helga Engs Hus)
Time
Parallel 1
Parallel 2
Parallel 3
Parallel 4

10:30
11:00
12:00
12:45

Poly- and Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances
Jon Benskin (University of Stockholm, Sweden) & Christopher P. Higgins (Cororado School of Mines, CO, USA)

Humic substance in the environment
Gudrun Abbt-Braun (Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology, Germany) & Yiannis Deligiannakis (University of Ioannina, Greece)

Chemicals of emerging concern
Walter Giger (Giger Research, Switzerland) & Philippe Garrigues (University of Bordeaux, France)

Radioecology
Brit Salbu (Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway) & Valery Kashparov (Ukrainian Institute of Agricultural Radiology, Ukraine)
12:45
Lunch



13:30
14:00
15:00
16:00

Poly- and Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances
Jon Benskin (University of Stockholm, Sweden) & Christopher P. Higgins (Cororado School of Mines, CO, USA)

Environmental modelling
Patrik Andersaon (University of Umeå, Sweden) & Knut Breivik (Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Norway)

Persistent Organic Pollutants and waste cycling
Abbasi Golnoush (Norwegian Instxitute ofr Airn Research) & Heinz Rüdel (Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology, Germany)

Radioecology
Brit Salbu (Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway) & Valery Kashparov (Ukrainian Institute of Agricultural Radiology, Ukraine)
16:15
Health break - Coffee, tee & Posters and exhibition



16:45
17:00
17:30

Per- and Polyfluorinated Alkyl substances
Jon Benskin (University of Stockholm, Sweden) & Christopher P. Higgins (Cororado School of Mines, CO, USA)


Regulation of chemicals
Ramon Guardans (Scientific Advisor to the National Reference Centre on Persistent Organic Pollutants, Spain)


Marine toxicology and chemistry
Katrine Borgå (University of Oslo, Norway) & Anders Ruus (Norwegian Institute for Water Research, Norway)


17:45
CLOSURE OF THE CONFERENCE - PRESENTATION ICCE 2019 Thessaloniki, Greece) - Young Scientist Awards (Poster and Oral)

18:30
Conference adjourned - Posters removed





Thursday, 22 June 2017


Satellite events and Excursions
Topic 1
Topic 2
Topic 3
Excursions

Strategies and challenges for sanitation technology and sewage treatment in the high north
Convenors: Petter D. Jenssen & Roland Kallenborn (Norwegian Univdersity of Life Sciences, Norway)

NORMAN: Suspect and non-target screening with high resolution mass spectrometry– current status and new developments
Convenors: Pawel Rostkowski (Norwegian Inmstitute for Air Research, Norway) & Juliane Hollender (EAWAG Aquatic Research, Switzerland)


Scientific writing and publishing
Convenors: Philippe Garrigues (University of Bordeaux , France) & Michaela Dina Stanescu (Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania)


Excursion: Kjeller Reserch Park and NILU-Norwegian Institute for Air Research
Convenors: Pawel Rostkowski & Martin Schlabach


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