2024 Mississippi Water Resources Conference

The 2024 Mississippi Water Resources Research Institute (MWRRI) annual conference promises to be an exciting event. Preliminary plans include a welcome event/reception on Wednesday, October 9, a full-day conference schedule with poster session on Thursday, October 10, and a half-day conference schedule with an awards ceremony on Friday, October 11.

Call for abstracts

Submit your oral presentation or poster presentation for inclusion in the 2024 Mississippi Water Resources Conference. Papers and presentations must address water-related scientific, social, economic, legal and policy, and/or environmental issues. The deadline to submit all abstracts is 5:00 p.m. CT on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2024. Authors will be notified of selections no later than Aug. 15, 2024.

Submit your abstract


Rates are available for students and professionals, including a one day rate for those who are not able to attend the entire conference.


We invite you to sponsor Mississippi's premier water resources conference. Sponsorships are available at varying levels with all including booth space and acknowledgement of your donation. All sponsorships offer a complementary registration. Check out the benefits of sponsorship.


A block of rooms is available at the Sheraton Flowood Refuge Hotel and Conference Center. The block rate of $179 per night will be open until September 20, 2024 or once the block is full. Book your group rate for the MS Water Resources Conference.

Important Dates

2024 Mississippi Water Resources Conference. Important Dates: May 1-Call for Abstracts Opens. July 1-Registration and Sponsorships Open. August 1-Abstracts Due. August 15-Notification of Abstract Status. September 16-Early Bird Registration Deadline. September 30-Presenter PowerPoints Due. Sheraton Flowood Refuge Hotel. October 9-11.