Environmental Response Policy

5/10/2016: Last chance to submit papers for the 2017 International Oil Spill Conference

The International Oil Spill Conference (IOSC) is seeking thematically related papers and posters for its next convening on May 15-18, 2017. All submittals must be received by May 20, 2016.

The paper and poster presentations are the backbone of the IOSC’s technical program.

In addition to being included in the IOSC, authors will also have their work published in the online IOSC Proceedings – a repository of more than 3,000 papers and articles that have been presented at IOSC since 1969.

The deadline is May 20, 2016. Visit the IOSC website for focus topics, examples and full details on how to submit a paper or poster.

To view more than 40 years of informative papers and articles on pollution knowledge shared between government, industry and academia, check out IOSC Proceedings. For more information on the 2017 IOSC, visit the IOSC website.

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