2016 Mississippi Water Resources Conference

The 2016 Mississippi Water Resources Research Institute (MWRRI) annual conference promises to be an exciting event. This year’s event will be held in Jackson, MS, April 5-6, 2016 and will be the water conference in Mississippi that you will not want to miss. We hope you will attend. Abstracts are now being accepted for presentations and posters.


Abstracts may relate to any water related topic and they should contain 200-400 words. Submit your abstract to Jessie Schmidt (jessie.schmidt@msstate.edu) by Friday, January 15, 2016. Authors agree to present their paper, and pay the conference registration fee should their abstract be accepted. Authors who cancel attendance after March 1, 2016 will be responsible for payment of the registration fee. Papers/posters presented at the conference will be published in the Proceedings. The registration fee of $225.00 ($275.00 late registration) will cover all conference activities. The full-time student registration fee is $50.00 ($100.00 late registration). A special one-day registration will be available for Tuesday, April 5. The one-day registration fee is $150 or $30 for students.

Manuscripts will be the sole responsibility of the authors as the MWRRI does not edit manuscripts for the Proceedings. Authors will be expected to adhere to guidelines for proceedings and submit papers prior to the established deadlines. The proceedings timetable and guidelines will be provided at a later date.


Jackson Hilton

The conference will be held at the Jackson Hilton, in Jackson MS. Reservations may be made by phoning 1-888-263-0524. Please make your reservations by March 7, 2016 to receive the special group rate. Mention group code WRR to receive the special group rate.


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