18 Apr 2024

Join the SETAC Asia-Pacific Conference in Tianjin, China

Carlos Arias-Barreriro, Environmental Consultant, SETAC Asia-Pacific President and Conference Co-Chair

Explore the latest research in environmental quality science and discover the beauty and history of Tianjin.

Are you interested in advancing the science and practice of environmental toxicology and chemistry? Do you want to network with leading experts and peers from academia, business and government? Do you want to experience the culture and nature of one of China’s most dynamic and historic cities? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should join us for the SETAC Asia-Pacific 14th Biennial Meeting, which will be held from 21–25 September in Tianjin. The SETAC Asia-Pacific meeting is the premier event for environmental professionals in the region, featuring leading-edge presentations, posters, workshops and training courses on topics such as ecotoxicology, environmental chemistry, risk assessment, remediation and environmental management. You will have the opportunity to learn from and interact with world-leading speakers, researchers and practitioners, as well as to showcase your own work and achievements. You will also be able to connect with the global SETAC community and local Chinese delegates, who share a common vision of environmental quality through science.

The conference will be held at the Society Hill International Convention Center and Hotel, a modern venue that is conveniently located, with easy access to the Tianjin Binhai International Airport and the Tianjin Railway Stations, and offers a range of facilities and services for the comfort and convenience of the participants. The conference is not only about science and learning; it is also about having fun and exploring the host city. Tianjin is one of the largest and most populous cities in China, with a rich history and culture that dates back to the Ming dynasty. It is also a major port and industrial hub, with a vibrant and diverse economy. Tianjin offers something for everyone, whether you are interested in architecture, art, cuisine or entertainment. You can admire the historical and cultural landmarks, such as the Five Great Avenues, the Tianjin Eye and the Ancient Culture Street. You can enjoy the natural and scenic attractions, such as the Haihe River, the Binhai New Area and the Tianjin Coastal Wetland. You can also sample the local delicacies, such as the Goubuli buns or the Eight Great Bowls. You will never run out of things to do and see in Tianjin.

Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity, and submit an abstract. View the registration fees on the SETAC website, where registration will open on 20 April. Chinese residents are advised to register on the Chinese meeting website. So join us at the SETAC Asia-Pacific Conference in Tianjin. You will not only gain valuable knowledge and insights but also make lasting memories and friendships. We look forward to seeing you there!

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