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Water Policy Summit

Our water needs and challenges are ever changing. Water policy protects the interests of a wide range of community stakeholders. From groundwater management to water safety, water policy is a critical issue for both individuals and businesses, and deserves a dedicated forum. How we manage water resources today will determine the success of our tomorrow.

Water Policy Summit | Community Resiliency: Summit to Sea | March 27-29, 2018

About the Summit

The third annual Water Policy Summit will be held March 27-29, 2018 at the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The event will kick off with a reception at the National Water Center Tuesday, March 27 at 5 p.m. The National Water Center is located on The University of Alabama campus. It is a first-of-its-kind facility that leverages the ubiquitous data, robust science and societal drivers to support informed policy making on water resource issues from the national to the local scale. The Water Policy Summit will bring nationally recognized experts together. The summit will include focused sessions on various topics such as water policies, law, science, engineering, business, management and more. The theme of this year's summit is Community Resiliency. Continuing education credit will be offered to engineers, geologists and attorneys.

Download Participant Information and Registration Form

Poster Presentations

The Water Policy Summit planning committee is pleased to accept poster presentation submissions. If you are interested in presenting a poster on your water research, refer to the Water Policy Summit Poster Presentations page for instructions and submission information. There will be a Poster Session reception held Wednesday, March 28 at 5 p.m.

Sponsorship Information

Download Sponsor and Exhibitor Information for the 2018 Water Policy Summit

If you are have any questions, please contact Pamela Harvey at pharvey@ccs.ua.edu or 205-348-6605.