Wisconsin Ground Water Association  

2017 Annual State Conference 

Friday, February 10, 2017

Host site: Marriott Milwaukee West -- W231 N1600 Corporate Ct, Waukesha, WI (map)

Theme:

"Fracture Flow and Dual Porosity Systems’ Influence on Groundwater
Flow and Transport of Contamination"

CALL FOR PAPERS:

The conference will feature a full day of presentations, break-out sessions, and poster presentations. Presenters are encouraged to submit abstracts pertaining to groundwater flow and/or transport of contamination in dual porosity systems or other current events involving Wisconsin groundwater.

  • Technical Posters: One session will be devoted to viewing posters, so you won’t have to decide whether to hear the talks or see the posters!
  • Oral Presentations: Speakers will present a 20 minute talk followed by 10 minutes for questions from the audience

If you are interested in presenting, please submit your presentation title (15 words or less) and abstract (300 words or less) to Mike Raimonde at michael.raimonde@foth.com. Abstracts are due Friday, January 20!

 

FORMAT:

This year’s conference will again contain exciting oral presentations, dynamic poster presentations, lunch, question and answer sessions and our biggest networking opportunity of the year.  Buffet lunch will be served mid-day followed by our keynote address.  See our registration page for online registration or download the registration form.

 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:

7:30   Sign-in
8:00   President’s Welcome
8:30   Morning presentations
10:15 Break & Posters
10:45 Presentations
11:45 Lunch Break
12:45 Keynote Address
1:45   Afternoon presentations
3:15   Break & Posters
3:45   Presentations
5:00   Social hour

STUDENTS:

As always, students are encouraged to participate through submittal of abstracts, posters, and networking with Wisconsin groundwater professionals.  Student awards will be offered.