Program

Program

Major biennial event for environmental professionals, Americana is the meeting place of choice for environmental professionals to discuss technical, scientific and business issues in environment. 

Case studies, technical and scientific information, results of innovative research, and inspiring projects are just some of the exciting subjects of the 100 conferences, which will be given in four rooms simultaneously. These conferences, panels, round tables, will be gather in thematic session around 5 sectors : Water, Soil and Ground Water, Waste Management, Biodiversity, Air, Climate Change and Energy.

Over 200 environmental professionals, researchers, technicians, managers, and business leaders, who hail from Quebec, Canada, the United States, South America, Europe, and Africa, will be featured in the program of Americana 2023.

The program of Americana 2023 will be announced in December 2022.

Call for proposals for conferences

Case studies, technical and scientific information, results of innovative research, and inspiring projects are just some of the exciting subjects of the 100 conferences, which will be given in four rooms simultaneously. These conferences, panels, round tables, will be gather in thematic session around 5 sectors : Water, Soil and Ground Water, Waste Management, Biodiversity, Air, Climate Change and Energy.

Over 200 environmental professionals, researchers, technicians, managers, and business leaders, who hail from Quebec, Canada, the United States, South America, Europe, and Africa, will be featured in the program of Americana 2023.

Would you like to be part of the program for this major event? The call for conferences is launched ! You may submit a conference proposal until November 4, 2022.

Desired topics

Air, Climate Change and Energy

  • Reducing GHG emissions via sustainable mobility
  • Promoting decarbonation by improving resilience and coordination of the electricity sector
  • The energy transition: challenges and opportunities
  • Air quality management to protect population health
  • Impress us

 

Biodiversity

  • How to meet the target of conserving 30 per cent of lands and oceans by 2030 ?
  • Valorisation of biodiversity in cities
  • Impress us

 

Water

  • Solutions to water shortages
  • Raising awareness for the protection of water resources
  • Sanitation and water quality protection
  • The contribution of sound stormwater management in the context of water resource preservation
  • The importance of funding water service and asset management for future generations
  • Innovative solutions to protect the blue gold
  • Impress us

Waste Management

  • Synergies and success stories in the circular economy
  • Initiatives to address food waste (citizens, ICI, governments) and results)
  • Textile management (solutions and alternatives, export impacts, etc.)
  • Emerging technologies in waste management ((management of materials that are difficult to process (hospital plastics, wind turbine blades, lithium batteries, etc.), university projects, etc.)
  • Regulations that have an impact on disposal (regulatory applications, success stories and outcomes)
  • Impress us

 

Soil and Ground Water

  • Valorisation strategies for slightly contaminated soils in the context of a green economy
  • Groundwater quality
  • Sustainable technologies, innovations and effective practices in soil remediation
  • Impress us

 

Multisector

  • Ecotaxation: financial mechanisms for the environment
  • Implementation of a sustainability policy within the organization (ESG)
  • Cybersecurity and data management in the cities of tomorrow
  • How to combine economic development and preservation of the environment/natural resources?
  • Links and impacts of climate change on the biodiversity crisis
  • The uses of soils to tackle climate change
  • How to mobilize the various actors for adaptation to climate change
  • The role of green and blue infrastructure in sustainable urban development
  • Successful case study and social acceptability in energy recovery
  • Groundwater’s role in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals
  • Management of emerging contaminants of interest
  • Impress us