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Submission Guidelines:

  • Submit a max 450 word abstract of your topic with one additional page for figures and/or tables. Please see the link for the abstract template here as a word doc Abstract Template, or as a pdf Abstract Template.
  • Include the title of your presentation, all co-authors and Home University affiliations.
  • The abstract is expected to include how your work examines climate change (mitigation, impacts, adaptation, assessment) and/or how academic research can lead to positive societal impact.
  • You may submit a maximum of two abstracts on which you are authored/co-authored.
  • Submit your via the Abstract Submission page by August 20, 2021, at 5 pm (EST)
  • Please email any questions about the abstract/seminar to

Presentations will follow one of two types:

  1. Presentation Only (15 minute talk + with 5 minutes of individual Q&A)
  2. Speed Round (5 minute talk with a group Q&A in a panel forum)

Seminar Thematic Areas:

  • Food Security & Agriculture
  • Public Health
  • Water, Water Resources
  • Business & Accounting
  • Urban Planning & Land Use
  • Energy
  • Waste Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement