A tentative agenda for PEOPLE 2022 is listed as follows. Please check our website later for more updates.

Day 1: August 23, 2022, Tuesday
08:00 - 17:30 Conference Registration
08:30 - 17:30 Workshops and Short Courses (Tentative)
  • The Practice of Indigenous Inclusion in Research and Project Resource Management
    Dale C. Booth, Innovation 7
    Dr. Catherine N. Mulligan, Concordia University & Innovation 7
    Karen K. Dolan, Innovation 7
    Audrey Nerino, Innovation 7


  • Circular Economy Pathways in the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) Region – Barriers and Opportunities
    Dr. Nidhi Nagabhatla, The United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS), Belgium
    Dr. Paula C. Soto-Rios, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA), Bolivia
    Dr. Brenda Acevedo-Juárez Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico

Day 2: August 24, 2022, Wednesday
07:30 - 08:30 Conference Registration
08:30 - 09:20 Opening Ceremony
09:20 - 09:55
09:55 - 10:15 Refreshment Break & Group Photo
10:15 - 12:00 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 1-A: Water Resources and Water Quality Management
  • Session 2-A: Climate Change Modeling and Impact Assessment
  • Session 3-A: Emerging Contaminants - Fate, Transport and Effect
12:00 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 13:50
13:50 - 14:05 Break (room switching for parallel sessions)
14:05 - 15:35 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 4: Waste Management and Minimization
  • Session 2-B: Climate Change Modeling and Impact Assessment
  • Session 3-B: Emerging Contaminants - Fate, Transport and Effect
15:35 - 16:00 Refreshment Break & Poster Session
16:00 - 17:30 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 1-B: Water Resources and Water Quality Management
  • Session 2-C: Climate Change Modeling and Impact Assessment
  • Session 5: Marine and Coastal Environmental Protection
Day 3: August 25, 2022, Thursday
08:00 - 08:30 Conference Registration
08:30 - 09:05
09:05 - 09:20 Break (room switching for parallel sessions)
09:20 - 10:35 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 6: Wastewater Treatment and Sludge Management
  • Session 7: Environmental Modeling and Decision Making
  • Session 8: Environmental Sustainability
10:35 - 11:00 Refreshment Break & Poster Session
11:00 - 12:00 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 1-C: Water Resources and Water Quality Management
  • Session 9-A: Inland and Marine Oil Spill Response
  • Session 10: Human Health and Ecotoxicology
12:00 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 13:50
13:50 - 14:05 Break (room switching for parallel sessions)
14:05 - 15:35 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 11-A: Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Session 9-B: Inland and Marine Oil Spill Response
  • Session 12-A: Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation and Planning
15:35 - 16:00 Refreshment Break
16:00 - 17:30 Parallel Technical Sessions:
  • Session 11-B: Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Session 13: Environmental Biotechnology and Nanotechnologyt
  • Session 12-B: Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation and Planning
17:30 - 18:30 Break
18:30 - 21:30 Award Ceremony and Dinner
Day 4: August 26, 2022, Friday - Guided Field Trips in PEI
Morning Route Tentative Sites:
  • Charlottetown Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Tea Hill Park, Town of Stratford
  • Downtown Charlottetown
Afternoon Route Tentative Sites:
  • Canadian Centre for Climate Change and Adaptation, St Peter's Bay
  • PEI National Park - Greenwich
Social Activities We are parterning with the Fox Meadow golf course to offer some social networking activities for our conference delegates, with some discounted rates (download the flyer). If you are interested in attending the networking activities, please contact the Fox Meadow directly to make a reservation.

Fox Meadow Golf Course
Website: https://foxmeadow.pe.ca/
Address: 167 Kinlock Road, Stratford, PE, Canada C1B 2V6
Phone: 1-877-569-8337 (TEES)
Fox Meadow Golf Course