Science Atlantic Environment Conference

This coming March 2020, Cape Breton University is proud to host Science Atlantic Environment Conference (SAEC2020). We are looking forward to hosting field trips, research presentations, poster sessions, and plenary speakers on March 13 – 15. Students can present research as talks or posters, and have the option of signing up for a field trip that will showcase aspects of Cape Breton’s contribution to environmental research.

Registration – COMING SOON

Registration Fees
Undergraduate students:

Field trip registration – students:

$85

TBA

Graduate students: $85
Faculty members:

Field trip registration – faculty:

$125

TBA

Call for Abstracts – COMING SOON

Accommodations

A block of rooms is being held at each of the hotels below. Please use the contact information below to receive the special conference rate. You need to mention that you are attending the “Science Atlantic Conference”.

  • Travel Lodge Sydney — (902) 539-6750 two queen beds $106/night+tax (Includes buffet breakfast)
  • Holiday Inn Sydney — (902) 562-7500 two queen beds $115/night+tax
  • Cambridge Suites Sydney — (902) 562-6500 two queen beds $139/night+tax
  • Comfort Inn Sydney — (902) 562-0200 two queen beds $109/night+tax (Includes buffet breakfast)

 

TENTATIVE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Friday, 13 March 2020

Time Event Location
8am – 5:30pm

6:30-8:30pm

Field trips

Registration

TBA

TBA

8:30-10:00 pm Social Event TBA

Saturday, 14 March 2020

Time Event Location
08:00-8:30

08:30-9:30am

Registration

Intro and Plenary 1

TBA

TBA

09:30-10:30am Contributed Talks TBA
10:30-11:00am Coffee Break & Poster Session TBA
11:00-12:00pm Contributed Talks TBA
12:00-1:30pm Lunch Break TBA
1:30-2:15pm Plenary 2 TBA
2:15-3:00 Contributed Talks TBA
3:00-3:30pm Coffee Break & Poster Session TBA
3:30-5:00pm Contributed Talks TBA
6:30-9:00pm Banquet TBA

Sunday, 15 March 2020

Time Event Location
08:30-10:00am Contributed Talks TBA
10:00-10:30am Coffee Break TBA
10:30am-12:30pm Contributed Talks & AWARDS TBA