Due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, this year the National Environmental Monitoring Conference (NEMC) will be a virtual event held on-line August 3-21, 2020. NEMC is the largest conference in North America focused on environmental measurements. In your review of the full agenda, you will find that BAL’s Vice President, Annie Carter, will be chairing a session on Metals Analysis and Remediation on August 7th. In addition, BAL’s President/CEO, Michelle Briscoe, will be presenting a talk titled “A Collaborative Approach to Updating EPA Method 3050” (abstract) in the Collaborative Efforts to Improve Environmental Monitoring session on August 12th. Please contact us if you would like to receive a copy of Ms. Briscoe’s presentation following the conference.