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Call for Speakers -- Info Tech and P2
CALL FOR PAPERS
"Information Technologies and Pollution Prevention:
Practical Tools for P2 Results."
National Pollution Prevention Roundtable Spring Conference April
28-May 1, 1998
The Information Technologies Working Group of the National Pollution
Prevention Roundtable is pleased to invite "proposals to present" for
the NPPR's 1998 Spring National Meeting. The meeting will be held in
Cincinnati, OH on April 28-May 1, 1998 and promises to be the premier
event in the P2 community!
We are specifically looking for papers or presentations on the
- Innovative Approaches to Using Information Technologies for
Pollution Prevention. How can information technologies be applied to
pollution prevention? We are looking for innovative applications of
modeling, simulation, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and other
software to pollution prevention training, program development, and
- How to Use the Internet Effectively. Now that the Internet has
become a mainstream tool, what has been done to deliver information
effectively, and what can be done to improve it's effectiveness?
Share what you've done in web site design, training, or integration
with the other aspects of your program. We are looking for tools and
examples that will advance the effectiveness of P2 Centers, P2
Technical Assistance providers, and state environmental programs.
- Linking P2 Information Providers -- An Update on the status of the
National P2 Information Network. The NPPR has been a leader in the
development of a national network of P2 information providers. This
session will provide an update on the status of the network and
related efforts to link information providers.
If you would like to present information on any of these topics,
please send a short (500 word or less) description of your proposed
presentation, along with the usual contact information (name,
organizational affiliation, phone, and e-mail) to the session
co-chairs (listed below). PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SCHEDULE OF SUBMISSION
DEADLINES IS SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT FROM THAT IN THE "GENERIC" NPPR CALL
FOR SPEAKERS. We request that proposals to present be submitted
before December 31, 1997. Selection of proposed papers will occur on
or about January 12, 1998 and notification will be made to all who
submit proposals within 1 week of the selection. Authors whose papers
are accepted for presentation will be required to provide a short
If you have any questions about a proposed topic, please feel free to
contact either of us!
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory 4000 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105
206-528-3290 voice/206-528-3552 fax
Manufacturing Partnership of Wastern Massachusetts 477 Center Street
Ludlow, MA 01056
(413) 583-5560 voice/ 413-583-5583 fax firstname.lastname@example.org or