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WRRI values students and seeks to create special opportunities for engagement of students and young professionals during the conference. While geared to students, recent graduates and young professionals, all attendees are welcome to attend and we are certain that the content will be beneficial to all who participate.

Student Poster Competition

All university (undergraduate and graduate) students are eligible to participate in the student poster presentation competition during the Annual Conference. Participants are automatically entered into the competition and will be judged by the attending audience, with the winner receiving an award. Poster presentations take place during the evening reception on the first day of the conference.

Networking Event for Water Resource Students and Professionals

Would you like interaction with and guidance from experienced professionals? Do you need insight into career choices and pathways? Attending our networking events will put you in front of professionals from across the water resources field. Build your network over drinks and hors d’oeuvres with other attendees. See our list of past panelists and opportunities to see the types of organizations and companies that have a presence at the conference.