“Once again, we had to select from amongst an extremely talented group of internationally diverse young environmentalists,” said Dr. Alan Seech, CEO of Adventus Group. “They all displayed well conceived research, reinforced with strong presentation skills. Selecting the winning themes was extremely difficult, and we believe the industry will be hearing more from these students in years ahead. As Adventus seeks to develop the next generation of remediation biotechnologies, it remains our privilege to showcase the important role a partnership with the academic community and private sector organizations can play. Adventus is committed to continue sponsoring this exciting event, and we salute all the participants – especially our award winners.”
The presentations were judged by representatives of Adventus Americas Inc. and the Conference Scientific Advisory Board – on the criterion of originality, organization, communication with the audience, research techniques and overall quality of the presentation. The judges this year included Charles Blanchard (Groundwater & Environmental Services), Cristin Bruce (Shell), Rodney Crother (Stantec), Steve Eikenberry (AEHS affiliate), Paul Hadley( California DTSC), Susan Henry (AEHS affiliate), Jim Jacobs (EBS Info), Yue Rong (California RWQCB), Anna Willett (ITRC), Sam Williams (GeoSyntec), along with Alan Seech from Adventus Americas Inc.
About AEHS Foundation
The Association for Environmental Health and Sciences Foundation is an organization of multidisciplinary, environmental professionals and was created to facilitate communication and foster cooperation among those concerned with soil protection and cleanup. The Foundation is devoted
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