About 150 contributions from 38 different countries have been accepted for oral presentation or poster display; the list is available here

The conference will begin with a plenary session (17th September 2014, morning) with invited speakers; the conference will continue in 2/3 parallel sessions on the different topics (from September 17th, afternoon, to 19th). Based on the number of contributions received, the most popular topics are: Characterization and monitoring; Sediment and contaminant fate and transport; Ecological impact assessment and Risk; Sediment management and Decision-analysis tools; Remediation of contaminated sediments; Beneficial reuse of sediments (civil engineering, environmental restoration, products manufacturing, etc.). There will be also two special sessions, one of which on the management of sediments in dams and the other one on policy and practice in the remediation of contaminated sediments in different countries.

The final program is available here.

The abstracts are available here.

The .ppt file of the presentations can be brought at the conference and uploaded 30 minutes before the beginning of the session.

Poster's max dimensions are 70 cm (width) x 100 cm (height).

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