The conference program committee is busy organizing over 700 abstracts into thematic oral and poster presentation sessions.  Stay tuned for the official program by mid-May.

Instructions for Presenters


Tuesday, June 28, 2022

  • Pre-Conference Workshops.
  • Opening keynote presentation by Jennifer Wilcox
  • Meet the Candidate poster session
  • St. Louis barbeque and blues welcome reception

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

  • Platform panel discussion on the convergence of research and action.
  • Parallel oral presentation sessions begin.
  • First poster session.
  • Networking receptions for faculty with the “Early Career Showcase” and for students and postdoctoral researchers. These will include exhibits with sponsors and AEESP sustaining members on non-academic careers.
  • Dinner options for Wednesday evening close to campus

The program will be organized around four areas of convergence: convergence of education and research, convergence of research in air, water, and soil, convergence of research and action, and convergence of research, practice, and entrepreneurship. 

Thursday, June 30, 2022

  • Platform panel discussion on the convergence of research, practice, and entrepreneurship.
  • Parallel oral presentation sessions continue.
  • Second poster session.
  • AEESP banquet, awards ceremony, conference conclusion, and keynote presentation from Holden Thorp
  • The banquet will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel located just steps from the St. Louis Arch

Instructions for Presenters

  • Oral presentations will be 15 minutes including the time for Q & A
  • Posters should not be larger than 48″x48″/4′ x 4′ from edge to edge.
  • Do not forget to register to secure your place in the program.

Option for Advance On-Site Poster Printing

You can upload a digital file of your poster for printing and pickup your poster when you check-in for the conference.

The Danforth FedEx Office Print & Ship Center (inside of the campus store) located at 6465 Forsyth Blvd., St. Louis MO, 63130 open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. is accepting online orders. Below are some instructions. 

Submitting a Poster request to the Danforth FedEx Office 

Poster specifications: Size should be 48”x48” edge to edge. Paper options are heavy weight coated (matte) and Indoor glossy. Single sided, full color printing. Poster tube included. 

  • The website address for ordering is:  
    • Site will be open for submissions from April 13, 2022 – June 20, 2022.  
    • When prompted, please provide major credit card or FedEx Office account number and PO/Reference ID for the billing charges
    • Completed posters will be available for pick up at the conference registration desk in the lobby of Brauer Hall Ste 1019. 

For print related questions, please contact Jameka Holton at 314.780.5261 or All conference & programming related questions can be sent to Tammy Haney