SETAC Globe - Environmental Quality Through Science
A Letter from the SETAC Europe President
Anne Alix
Anne AlixIt is with great honor that I succeeded José-Julio Ortega-Calvo this past May at the SETAC Europe 27th Annual Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, hence walking in the footsteps of 27 SETAC Europe presidents before me. Each of them worked to make SETAC Europe the recognized, renowned and reliable scientific society that it is today.

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INSIDE VOLUME 18, ISSUE 8
10 August 2017
 
SETAC MinneapolisSETAC Minneapolis Updates
Teresa Norberg-King, Dalma Martinovic-Weigelt, Emily Deaver, Sue Beach and David Dreier
From fresh ideas, such as poster corners for science presentations or a first-time town hall forum, to core support for our students, the SETAC North America 38th Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is going to be an inspiring event!

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Short course presentationsSchoolhouse Rock the SETAC Way
Nile Kemble
With 13 different training courses on tap, there is something for everybody at the SETAC North America 38th Annual Meeting in Minneapolis. Check out the opportunities available to grow personally and professionally.

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Tamar SchlekatSETAC – Beyond Conferences and Journals
Tamar Schlekat
SETAC members know that SETAC’s mission is to support the development of principles and practices for the protection, enhancement and management of sustainable environmental quality and ecosystem integrity. But there is a lot more to SETAC than that!

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Presentation with audienceWhat People Are Saying About “Research Communication in a Post-Truth World”
Jen Lynch
Charles Menzie, SETAC Global Executive Director, and Jen Lynch, SETAC Publications Manager, attended the 2017 Wiley Society Executive Seminar in Washington, DC. The theme of the presentations was “Research Communication in a Post-Truth World.”

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Global Borizon Scanning logoSummary of the SETAC Europe Horizon Scanning Stakeholder Discussion
Annegaaike Leopold and Gertie Arts
An important first step to using and implementing the findings of the SETAC Global Horizon Scanning Research and Prioritization Project was the stakeholder meeting on the last day of the SETAC Europe 27th Annual Meeting in Brussels, Belgium.

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SETAC BrusselsSession Summaries from SETAC Brussels

The recently concluded SETAC Europe 27th Annual Meeting, which was held from 7–11 May 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, was another successful meeting, attracting 2,079 delegates who could choose from 564 platform and 1,188 poster presentations. These session summaries provide examples of presentations and discussions during the meeting.

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Mark Hanson, Kristin Bianchini and Jose Rodriguez GillNews from SETAC North America
Tom Augspurger, John Toll, Zachary Currie, Derek Green, Ashley Parks and Bryan Clark
There is a lot to report from SETAC North America: The Board of Directors reports on a new initiative, the Prairie Northern Chapter held a successful meeting and the early career committee looks forward to their first major event.

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SETAC Minneapolis registration

 
NEWS AND UPDATES
Register for the SETAC North America 38th Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota, by 15 August and save with early bird rates. Become an exhibitor or meeting supporter.

Submit a session for the SETAC Europe 28th Annual Meeting in Rome, Italy, by 15 August. Become a sponsor for the meeting.

Reserve a room for the 12th SETAC Latin America Biennial Meeting in Santos, Brazil, by 21 August. Register online by 30 August. Register for the Chemical Risk Symposium.

Register online for the SETAC North America Focused Topic Meeting: Risk Assessment of Chemical Mixtures in Denver, Colorado, by 25 August. View the meeting program.

The SETAC/Procter & Gamble Fellowship for doctoral research in environmental science invites students in North America to apply by 27 August.

Register for the SETAC Africa 8th Biennial Conference in Calabar, Nigeria, by 29 September. Register for the SETAC Africa Women’s Event. Support women researchers in Africa and read inspiring stories from SETAC women around the globe.

Submit an abstract by 11 September for the 23rd SETAC Europe LCA Case Studies Symposium in Barcelona, Spain. Register by 16 October and save with early bird rates.

Submit a short commentary on climate change for Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management by 1 October.

 
SETAC JOURNALS
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Fishing in acid waters: A vulnerability assessment of the Norwegian fishing industry in the face of increasing ocean acidification
Luise Heinrich, Torsten Krause
Volume 13, Issue 4
 
ET&C cover 36:8What's New in ET&C
Spectators or participants: How can SETAC become more engaged in international climate change research programs?
Ralph G. Stahl Jr., Jennifer L. Stauber, William H. Clements
Volume 36, Issue 8
 
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