14th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant 2019
We are pleased to announce that the abstract submission for the 14th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant 2019 is now open ! For more information about the conference program and other details, please visit the conference website. The deadline for abstract registration is March 4th, 2019.
The theme of ICMGP 2019 is : Bridging knowledge on global mercury with environmental responsibility, human welfare and policy response. The Conference is going to be quite important in the context of implementation of the UN Minamata Convention, signed and recently ratified. Prof. Jozef Pacyna is the Chairman of the Conference. The next edition of ICMGP will be held in Krakow, Poland from 8th through 13th September 2019.
The ICMGP 2019 will follow the tradition of previous successful conferences with synthesis, detailed sessions, and presentations on mercury science, technology, management and health. This event will also be the opportunity for exhibition of most recent developed equipment to measure mercury in various environmental samples, and technology to reduce mercury emissions and exposure. A diverse community of conference participants is expected with industry, government, research institutions, NGOs and academics. The Conference program will include plenary, invited and contributed oral presentations, poster presentations, small group thematic meetings, opportunities for student mentoring, demonstrations by instrument vendors, and networking. The ICMGP 2019 will also provide the opportunity to discuss the options for low-mercury energy and industrial technologies and then the concept of low-mercury society.