Submit Your Abstract


The 2020 Planning Committee invites you to participate in the 7th biennial UF Water Institute Symposium by submitting an abstract for oral or poster presentation. The symposium will bring together individuals from a broad range of disciplines and organizations to explore complex water challenges from multiple perspectives with focus on innovative science, technology, cultural, policy, and management solutions.


Reminder: Abstract Submission Closes Friday, October 4.





Extension Faculty Scholarships 


Just announced: UF/IFAS Extension Administration will cover the paid early registration and up to $250 of travel expenses for 10 County or Regional Extension faculty to attend, present and/or judge at the UF Water Institute Symposium in February 2020. Click below for more information on applying.  



Registration is Open


Online registration is now open! The registration fee, combined with donations by our sponsors, provides attendees with full participation in the symposium including registration materials, attendance in sessions and networking functions on the agenda, including:  


- Daily Morning Refreshments

- Mid-day and Afternoon Refreshment Breaks

- Tuesday Buffet Lunch and Wednesday Boxed Lunch

- Tuesday Poster Session Reception



Thank You to Our Sponsors! 





Get Involved and Show Your Support


Become a sponsor and make an impact at the UF Water Institute Symposium!


The 7th UF Water Institute Symposium provides a unique venue for cross-disciplinary dialogue bringing together scientists, industry representatives, resource managers and public policy makers to focus on some of the most critical and challenging issues facing Florida's water.


As a participating sponsor, your organization will have the opportunity to:

  • Promote your organization to the 400 expected attendees
  • Increase brand awareness regarding your water resources sustainability efforts
  • Establish connections with companies and scientific institutions that provide the infrastructure for water research
  • Enhance your prominence as a community leader

Take advantage of this occasion to generate visibility for your organization.

Sponsor recognition begins immediately, so maximize your benefits and sponsor early!




Will you help us get the word out?

Please forward this email to your environmental contacts. Thank you!






Symposium Coordinator | Jessica Bailey | 352.392.5930 | [log in to unmask]


Logistics for this conference are managed by the University of Florida/IFAS Office of Conferences and Institutes (OCI)



OCI is a full service conference planning division dedicated to assisting groups that support the IFAS mission "to develop knowledge in agriculture, natural resources, and the environment, and to make that knowledge accessible to sustain and enhance the quality of human life." Check out the OCI website to learn more about our other events.




"You have received this email because you are subscribed to the WATERINSTITUTE-STU-L mailing list. To be removed from the list, send a message to [log in to unmask] containing this text in the body of the message: "SIGNOFF WATERINSTITUTE-STU-L"