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2nd Circular

The 24th International Conference on Environmental Indicators will be held on June 9-12, 2024 in St. Louis, USA. This post-pandemic conference will create an interdisciplinary atmosphere that connects researchers, environmental managers and policy makers representing the interdisciplinary nature of environmental indicators throughout the world and expands our multi-faceted perspectives on environmental indicator research, education and application.

June 9-12, 2024, St. Louis, USA

Conference Webpage:

Conference Venue:

The conference will be held at the Conference Center of Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville (SIUE), Illinois, United States. SIUE is located in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area, about 25-minute driving to the St. Louis International Airport and the Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis. There are many tourist attractions in St. Louis and the surrounding areas in the American bottom, such as the iconic Gateway Arch tower, Missouri Botanical Garden, and Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis.

Conference Program:

The conference welcomes presentations on any topics of Environmental Indicators. The program includes, but is not limited to, the following areas: Physical and chemical indicators, bioindicators/biomarkers, emerging contamination, pollution control and remediation, environmental risk assessment, human and animal health, application of environmental indicators for environmental management, regulation policy development, and environmental resilience and sustainability. The conference will include invited plenary lectures, oral and poster presentations.

Invited Speakers:

  • Armon, Robert: Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • Denslow, Nancy: University of Florida, USA
  • Gallego, Juan Antonio Campos: Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
  • Hakalehto, Elias: University of Helsinki & Finnoflag Oy, Finland
  • Henshel, Diane: Indiana University, USA
  • Li, Zhaojun: Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
  • Mohamed, Hussein: Dalton State College, USA
  • Tangkoonboribun, Rochana: Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research, Thailand
  • Zhang, Tiequan: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Canada


Abstract: A one-page abstract for oral or poster presentation needs to be submitted to before April 1, 2024. The abstract template can be downloaded at the conference webpage [Click here]. All abstracts will be peer-reviewed, and accepted abstracts will be included in the conference proceedings.

Registration: The conference registration deadline is May 1, 2024. The registration rate for regular participants is $500 (USD), $350 for students. The late/on-site registration rate for all categories is $600. Society members (both regular and student members) will receive a $50 discount. The registration form can be completed and the payment can be made online at


The conference has selected the following two hotels for accommodation that are located within 5-minute driving distance to the Conference Center. Local transportation will be provided.

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Address: 1000 Plummer Dr, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025


Reservation link for conference participants: Holiday Inn Express-SIUE 


  • TownePlace Suites by Marriott

Address: 6101 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025


Reservation link for conference participants: TownePlace Suites-SIUE 


International Advisory Committee:

  • Dr. Robert Armon, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • Dr. Harrison Atagana, University of South Africa, South Africa
  • Dr. Nancy D. Denslow, University of Florida, USA
  • Dr. Juan Antonio Campos Gallego, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
  • Dr. Elias Hakalehto, University of Helsinki & Finnoflag Oy, Finland
  • Dr. Diane S. Henshel, Indiana University, USA
  • Dr. Zhaojun Li, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
  • Dr. Tiequan Zhang, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canada


Local Organizing Committee:

  • Dr. Joseph Kusi, Department of Environmental Sciences, SIUE
  • Dr. Nicholas Guehlstorf, Department of Political Science, SIUE
  • Dr. Zhi-Qing Lin, Department of Biological Sciences, SIUE 
  • Dr. Kevin Tucker, Department of Chemistry, SIUE
  • Dr. Kyong Sup Yoon, Department of Environmental Sciences, SIUE
  • Dr. Jim J. Zhou, Department of Civil Engineering, SIUE


Important Deadlines:

Abstract Submission: April 1, 2024

Notice of abstract acceptance: April 15, 2024

Conference Registration: May 1, 2024


Conference Secretariat Contact:

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