Registration open for CUAHSI’s 2017 Conference on Hydroinformatics

03 Apr 2017

Abstract Submission for the 2017 Conference on Hydroinformatics is now open!

Registration is Now Open for CUAHSI’s 2017 Conference on Hydroinformatics:
Swimming in Data Without Drowning in the Deluge

July 25-27, 2017 || The University of Alabama || Tuscaloosa, AL
Early Bird Registration Deadline: June 15th
Regular Registration Deadline: July 10th

Visit the Conference Website for more information and to register!

We are excited to announce the following confirmed Keynote Speakers:

  • Barbara J. Ryan, Secretariat Director, Intergovernmental Group on Earth Observations
  • Biju George, Chief Operating Officer, D.C. Water
  • Christopher Dunn, Director of the Hydrologic Engineering Center, US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Lauren Patterson, Water Policy Associate, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
  • Thomas Graziano, Director, Office of Water Prediction, National Weather Service

The proliferation of data and cyberinfrastructure has created a new ecosystem for water related sciences in which to research, learn, and educate. This flood of information and systems, however, can be difficult to navigate and can add challenges to scientific and teaching workflows. To fully realize the advantages of information technology inwater related research and education, we must develop, maintain, support, and employ data tools and resources that are useful, enable transformative science, and have low barriers to use. We invite researchers, educators, and practitioners in the water sciences, data and computational sciences, as well as information technology sciences interested in advancing hydroinformatics to participate in this interdisciplinary conference.

The conference will follow the completion of the third Summer Institute at the National Water Center, which is a seven week intensive research fellowship for graduate students to learn about the new National Water Model and help enhance water-related products and decision-support services across the country. A Summer Institute Capstone Meeting will be held on Monday, July 24th prior to the official start of the conference. Conference participants are invited to the Summer Institute Capstone Meeting to learn more about the program through the lens of projects presented by the student participants at no additional cost. A conference session will also highlight and summarize the research contribution made Summer Institute participants.


CUAHSI now offers member discounts!

CUAHSI now offers discounted registration fees for those affiliated with university members. Just choose the CUAHSI member registration option when registering. Not sure if your university is a CUAHSI member? Check out our member list.


Questions? Contact Jon Pollak at jpollak@cuahsi.org.


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