2019 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality
May 6-9, 2019
Hosted by: The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Mission Indians
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The National Tribal Forum on Air Quality (NTFAQ) provides an opportunity to meet, exchange ideas, and discuss current policies, regulatory initiatives, technical, and outreach topics in air quality. The NTFAQ is coordinated by The Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) and the National Tribal Air Association (NTAA) through funding from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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Online registration is now open for the 2019 NTFAQ! To show appreciation to professionals in the field, the hosts and committee are pleased to offer a specially reduced rate of $25/person this year. Thank you for your interest in attending the 20th annual National Tribal Forum on Air Quality, we truly hope to see you there! Click HERE to register.
ITEP will provide a limited number of scholarships to cover eligible travel expenses for tribal employees. Scholarships will be reimbursed after the Forum. Requests for scholarships should be made during the online registration process. The deadline to request scholarships for priority consideration is March 15, 2019. For more information on scholarships, see the NTFAQ website.
Several exciting workshop sessions and are being planned for Monday, May 6. Pre-registration is required; tribal travel scholarships may be available. Details and registration forms will be available soon on the NTFAQ Website.
Presentations, Training Sessions, Posters and Exhibits:
We want to hear from YOU at this conference! If you’re interested in presenting a poster or giving a training session or presentation, please let us know! The more we can do to highlight the good work of the tribes, the more we’ll learn from one another. Presentation abstracts are accepted through March 15, 2019; requests for displaying a poster or information table during the Eco-Café Session will be accepted through April 19, 2019. All request forms can be found on the NTFAQ website.
Exhibitor, Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities:
Is your organization or company interested in becoming a sponsor for the NTFAQ? Help enhance the conference and make your mark by signing on to be a top-level sponsor. This is the surest way to get your organization or company to stand out above the rest! Details and options are available on the NTFAQ website.
The agenda for this dynamic conference is still being developed, but you can expect to find the following topics and sessions:
>> Air quality and health impacts
>> Climate Change and Tribes
>> Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)
>> Networking and information-sharing sessions
>> NTAA Annual Membership Meeting
>> Virgil Masayesva Tribal Air Programs Excellence Award Ceremony
>> And much more!!!
Details on the conference hotel, air travel, shuttle, and other details can be found on the NTFAQ Website.
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