The 11th Interface Against Pollution (IAP2021)

Venue and Time

Venue: International Academic Exchange Center of HZAU

Time: May 14th-17th, 2021

   On-site registration and welcome reception: May 14th

   Closing ceremony: May 17th, afternoon


Conference organizers

Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU)


State Environmental Protection Key Laboratory of Soil Health and Green Remediation

Agro-environmental Protection Institute, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs

International advisory council

Chair: Jérôme F. L. Duval, France

Co-chair: Michael Sander, Switzerland

Past Chair and Founder: Luuk Koopal,   Netherlands

Past Chair: David Waite, Australia


Yasuhisa Adachi, Japan

Marcelo Avena,   Argentina

Philippe Behra, France

Maarten Biesheuvel,   Netherlands

Jean-Francois Dufrêche,   France

Yael Mishael, Israel

Munehide Ishiguro,   Japan

Erwin Klumpp, Germany

Gianluca Li Puma, UK

Jaume Puy, Spain

Takumi Saito, Japan

Kevin Wilkinson, Canada

Wenfeng Tan, China

Alberto Tiraferri,   Italy

Raewyn M. Town, Belgium

Paul Tratnyek, USA

Nathalie Tufenkji,   Canada

Jerzy Zajac, France


May 14th, 2021: on-site registration and welcome reception

May 15th, 2021: open ceremony, plenary lectures, on-line poster and sub-group oral presentations

May 16th, 2021: plenary lectures, sub-group oral presentations, on-line poster and gala dinner

May 17th, 2021: plenary lectures, sub-group oral presentations and closing ceremony


On-site & on-line oral presentations, digital posters

Application for on-line session: Zoom

Oral presentation

Plenary lectures: 40 min (invited)

Keynotes: 25 min (selected/invited)

Oral presentations: 20 min

On-site & on-line: 8:00 to 12:00 and14:00 to 18:00 (Beijing time)

The oral presentation will be conducted in a combination of on-site and on-line. Access to the on-line platform will be available to the participants before at least one hour of the event. Content will be available on-demand to registered delegates for 30 days so you can re-watch sessions and view other presentations from parallel sessions you may have missed.


Poster presentations: 10 min

On-line discussion: 19:00-22:00 (Beijing time)

The digital poster is required to submit to the organizing committee before May 1st, 2021 by the reporters and it will be sent to every participant with a special No. before May 7th, 2021. On May 15th-16th, 2021, the reporters are required to log on Zoom to introduce their works and answer the questions from the participants at the appointed time.


Key date

Registration open: December 1st, 2020

Abstract submission open: December 1st, 2010

Abstract submission deadline: March1st, 2021

Early-bird registration deadline: March 1st, 2021

Registration fees (CNY)

Early birds

(till March 1st, 2021)

Later registration

(after March 1st, 2021)

Standard registration-Academic



Standard registration-Student



Accompanying person



Online participant



ª All fees are in CNY (1 CNY≈0.13 EUR, or 0.14 USD, or 14.8 JPY, or 0.21 AUD)

ª The student ID card will be required for on-site registration of students

ª Standard Registration fee includes

·  conference materials with file pocket, name tag, ball-pen, calendar and a U-disk (copy of abstract files)

·  access to all conference sessions

·  lunch, coffee breaks, welcome reception and gala dinner


Abstracts must be submitted on-line (http://iap2021.hzau.edu.cn). You can indicate your preference when submitting the abstract. The Organizing Committee will select the abstracts for oral presentations or posters.

Awards for Young Scientists

Conference Participation Awards

The IAP2021 offers financial support to encourage PhD students and post-docs to attend IAP2021. The registration fees of 20 young scientist laureates will be covered by the organizing committee.

To apply for this registration award, applicants should contact the organizing committee (IAP2021@mail.hzau.edu.cn) after completing their abstract submission in order to obtain an application form. The applicants will send back the completed application form to the organizing committee. The deadline for receipt of the application forms is March 1st, 2021.

The laureates will be selected by the International Advisory Council and Organizing Committee and informed by March 1st, 2021.

Poster Prizes

The organizing committee will evaluate the posters and the best 6 winner presenters will receive an award for the quality of their poster. The winners will receive an award certificate issued by the International Advisory Council and the Organizing Committee and a souvenir of Wuhan city (the on-site winners). The poster prizes are only for young scientists (PhD students and 2 years (at most) Postdoc).

Special issue

Applied Geochemistry; Environmental Science-Processes & Impacts.

Contact Persons

Chuanqin Huang (hcq@mail.hzau.edu.cn, +86 159 2745 8752)

Shu Zhu (iap2021@mail.hzau.edu.cn or iap2021hzau@outlook.com, +86 186 9404 0671)


IAP2021: http://iap2021.hzau.edu.cn

IAP main website:http://www.iapconferences.org




Open Date



Close Date


Huazhong Agricultural University


State Environmental Protection Key Laboratory of Soil Health and Green Remediation

Agro-environmental protection institute, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs

Chuanqing Huang

+86 15927458752


Shu Zhu

+86 18694040671