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2022 Mississippi Water Resources Conference


The 2022 Mississippi Water Resources Research Institue (MWRRI) annual conference promises to be an exciting event. We are in the planning stages for the conference, please check back as details are finalized.

Call for Session Organizers & Abstracts


The Mississippi Water Resources Research Institute (MWRRI) invites session organizers and speakers to submit presentation and poster abstracts for the 2022 Mississippi Water Resources Conference.

We invite submissions from individuals and teams that desire to organize and moderate special sessions on water topics of their choice, as well as those who wish to deliver oral and/or poster presentations. The student competition for oral and poster presentations includes monetary awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category.

Session organizers must:

  • develop and submit a session abstract
  • solicit session presenters or panelists
  • moderate the session during the conference

Individual presenters must submit abstracts for oral presentations and/or posters.

All submissions must include:

  • Title & Abstract
  • Presentation type (oral, poster, both) & topic
  • Presenter's name, title, & affiliation (include co-authors' information)
  • Presenter's address, phone, & email
  • Student or Professional designation (if student, include name of majora dvisor)

Abstracts for session topics, oral presentations, and posters may address any water-related top- ic and should contain 200-400 words. Examples of potential session topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Climate
  • Coastal Issues
  • Drinking Water & Wastewater
  • Economics of Water
  • Emerging and Innovative Technologies
  • Groundwater & Surface Water
  • Policy & Planning
  • Private Wells
  • Water Management – Social Science Nexus
  • Water Use Efficiency & Reuse
  • Watershed Management

All session organizers and presenters whose abstracts are accepted are required to register for the conference and pay their registration fee, which will cover all conference activities for the dates they register.

Abstracts due by January 28, 2022 to Keri Lewis at keri.lewis@msstate.edu.



Conference Fee Information

Early Bird Registration (by Feb. 28, 2022): $300 (professionals), $50 (students)
Full Registration: $375 (professionals), $75 (students)
One-Day Registration for Wednesday only: $225 (professionals), $50 (students)

No refunds for cancellations after March 15, 2022.



Location

The conference will be held at the The Mill Conference Center, in Starkville MS.