Annual Conference

2019 AWRC Water Research Conference

July 30-31, 2019

Mark your calendar to attend the 2019 Arkansas Water Resources Center Annual Water Conference on July 30 and 31. We’ll be at the Fayetteville Town Center again, located at 15 W. Mountain Street in Fayetteville, Arkansas.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Municipalities
  • Utilities
  • Researchers
  • Farmers and Producers
  • Watershed Organizations and Other Non-Profits
  • Government Agencies
  • Consulting Firms
  • Interested People

 

VENUE:

The conference will be held at the Fayetteville Town Center. This venue is at the historic downtown square in Fayetteville, near the UA campus and surrounded by the beautiful Ozark Mountains. The address for the Town Center is 15 West Mountain in Fayetteville, Arkansas, 72701. For more information about the Town Center, visit their website at http://www.twncenter.com/ .

 

HOTEL:

If you’re coming from out of town, you can reserve a room at the Chancellor Hotel; we have reserved a block of rooms that you can get at the government rate of $94 per night.

Chancellor Hotel

The Chancellor Hotel is just one block away from the Town Center. You must make your reservation on or before June 29, 2019 to be guaranteed a room at $94 per night; however, you can call and ask if they can still accept the AWRC reservation code after this date.

Guests can use the hotel's complimentary shuttle to go to places within a 5-mile radius of the hotel. There is a $5 per night parking fee.

To reserve a room under the AWRC conference code "ARC9", click here.

 

REGISTRATION:

Register here!

Sponsors and exhibitors registration deadline: June 30.

General registration deadline: July 24.

  • $75 - Students
  • $75 - Presenters and Moderators
  • $90 - Regular Attendee, Day 1
  • $90 - Regular Attendee, Day 2
  • $125 - Regular Attendee, Day 1 and 2
  • Various levels for sponsors and exhibitors (see "Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor" below).

Trouble registering? Contact Erin Scott at erins@uark.edu or 479-502-9854 for assistance.

 

BYE-BYE PAPER, HELLO APP!:

To do our small part toward sustainable activities, we will go as paperless as possible this year! Therefore, we have created a conference app for mobile download and available online. To encourage our attendees to download the app, everyone who does will be automatically entered into a drawing to win one of two $100 Visa Gift Cards, courtesy of one of our sponsors, the Arkansas Chapter of the American Water Resources Association (AR-AWRA)!

Mobile download instructions: Click here for mobile download, or find the AWRC Annual Water Conference app in your app store. Once the app is installed, "Sign Up" and setup your "Profile". Then go to the "Events" tab and "Search for an Event" to find "AWRC Annual Water Conference". Select "Join Now", then sign in with your name and email and click "Join".

 

POSTER SESSIONS:

Poster size should be 3 feet by 4 feet, portrait or landscape.

There will be prizes for poster winners and runners up in undergraduate student and graduate student competitions (separately).


QUESTIONS:

Contact Erin Scott at erins@uark.edu or 479-502-9854.