Full Conference Program

CWRA 2017 Summary Program

Saturday June 3 - Friday June 9
               
Saturday 3 June 2017    
7:30 Registration    
8:00
HEC-RAS Workshop
Day 1
   
16:30    
               
               
Sunday 4 June 2017    
7:30 Registration    
8:00
HEC-RAS Workshop
Day 2
 
CWRA National Board
Meeting
   
16:30    
               
               
Monday - 5 June 2017    
7:30 Speakers Breakfast
Delegates' Continental Breakfast
   
8:30 Welcome - Conference Chair
Welcome - CWRA President - Dave Murray
Coments - AWRA President
   
9:00 Keynote - David Percy    
9:30 Keynote - Bob Sanford    
10:00 Keynote - Robert Laboucane on FN Perspectives    
10:30 Break (30 minutes)    
11:00 Session 1A
Institutional and Legal Arrangements for Water Management 1
Session 1B
Water Quality 1 - Water Quality in the Great Lakes
Session 1C
CSHS Modelling 1
Session 1D
Prairie Hydrology 1
Session 1E
Arctic/Northern Waters 1
   
12:00 Lunch (90 minutes)
Award Presentations: (1) Ken Thompson Scolarship Award
(2) Memorial Scholarship Award, (3) CWRA Scholarship Awards (x 2)
Presentation by Dillon Scholarship Winner
   
13:30 Session 2A
Bi-National Agreements - Sharing the Water Over the Canada-USA Border 1
Session 2B
Land Use and Climate Change Effects
Session 2C
CSHS Modelling 2
Session 2D
Prairie Hydrology 2
Session 2E
Institutional and Legal Arrangements for Water Management 2
   
15:00 Poster Presentations and Break (90 minutes)    
16:00 Session 3A
International Experiences in Transboundary Water Sharing
Session 3B
Water Quality 2 - Biology Doesn't Recognize Boundaries
Session 3C
CSHS Modelling 3
Session 3D
Prairie Hydrology 3
Session 3E
Evolving Policy and Regulation
   
17:00 SYP AGM Exhibitor Hosted Meet-and-Greet    
18:00 BBQ (Off-site)    
               
               
Tuesday - 6 June 2017    
7:30 Speakers Breakfast
Delegates' Continental Breakfast
   
8:30 Keynote - Howard Wheater - Global Water Futures: Solutions to Water Threats in an Era of Global Change    
9:00 Keynote - Richard Moy - American IJC and Wayne Jenkinson - Canadian IJC    
9:45 Keynote - Michael Campana - Grand Theft Groundwater? What Would Elvis Do?
The Groundbreaking Mississippi v. Tennessee U.S. Supreme Court Case
   
10:15 Break (15 minutes)    
10:30 Session 4A
Managing Flood Risk in a Changing Environment 1 - Evolving Understanding of Flood Mechanisms
Session 4B
Water Quality 3
Session 4C
Arctic/Northern Waters 2
Session 4D
"R" Modelling
Session 4E
Wetlands and Riparian Areas
   
12:00 CANCID, CSHS and CWRA Alberta Branch AGMs (45 min)    
12:45 Bag Lunch and Prepare for Tours (45 min)    
13:30 Half-day Tour:
Highlights of Lethbridge
Technical Tours TBA    
17:00 CWRA National AGM (60 min)
and Pre-Banquet Reception
   
18:00 CWRA Banquet
Award Presentations: (1) Dillon Scolarship Award, (2) Hoskin Scientific Award,
(3) Project WET Award, (4) CANCID Award, (5) National Distinguished Service Award
Keynote Speaker: Dr. James (Jim) Byrne, University of Lethbridge
2018 Conference Presentation
   
               
               
Wednesday - 7 June 2017    
7:30 Speakers Breakfast
Delegates' Continental Breakfast
   
8:30 Session 5A
Water Quality 2 - Water Quality in Riverine Environments
Session 5B
Managing Flood Risk in a Changing Environment 2
Session 5C
Bi-National Agreements - Sharing the Water Over the Canada-USA Border 2
Session 5D
Hydrological Assessments in Ungauged or Remote Basins
Session 5E
Water Management in Agricultural Settings 1 - Hydraulics (CANCID)
   
10:00 Break (30 minutes)    
10:30 Session 6A
Arctic/Northern Waters 3
Session 6B
Managing Flood Risk in a Changing Environment 3 - Understanding and Mitigating Risk
Session 6C
NASH 1
Session 6D
Bi-National Agreements - Sharing the Water Over the Canada-USA Border 3
Session 6E
Water Management in Agricultural Settings 2 - Water Quality (CANCID)
   
12:00 Lunch (90 minutes)
Award Presentations: (1) CWRA SYP Award
(2) Our Water Our Life The Most Valuable Resource Award
(3) Professor Bill Stolte Student Paper Award
   
13:30 Session 7A
CSHS Modelling 4
Session 7B
Prairie Hydrology 4
Session 7C
NASH 2
Session 7D
Adapting to Climate Change in B.C.
Session 7E
Water Management in Agricultural Settings 3 - Management Approaches (CANCID)
   
15:00 Break (30 minutes)    
15:30 Session 8A
CSHS Modelling 5
Session 8B
Managing Flood Risk in a Changing Environment 4
Session 8C
NASH 3
Session 8D Session 8E
Water Management in Agricultural Settings 4 - Case Studies (CANCID)
   
17:00 End of Conference    
               
               
Thursday 8 June 2017  
7:30 Registration  
8:00
R Programming Workshop
Hoskin Scientific Workshop
NASH Field Workshop
PCSWMM / SWMM5 Modeling Training Workshop
Day 1
Wetland Workshop by Aquality
Day 1
Tour - Highlights of Southern Alberta
 
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Friday 9 June 2017  
7:30 Registration  
8:00
PCSWMM / SWMM5 Modeling Training Workshop
Day 2
Wetland Workshop by Aquality
Day 2
 
16:30  
               

CWRA 2017 Detailed Program

Saturday - Sunday June 3-4
           
Saturday 3 June 2017
7:30 Registration
8:00
HEC-RAS Workshop
Day 1
16:30
           
           
Sunday 4 June 2017
7:30 Registration
8:00
HEC-RAS Workshop
Day 2
 
CWRA National Board Meeting
16:30
           
Monday June 5th
Tuesday June 6th
Wednesday June 7th
Thursday - Friday June 8 -9

Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors

Conference Sponsors

Gold Sponsors   Stantec Logo         AmecFosterWheeler CMYK FullColour Original        MPE final logo.CMYK.for.print  
             
Silver Sponsors   nhc logo   Hydrologica Logo Colour   Matrix full horz CL 1
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Bronze Sponsors   hoskin logo big   Ipex pms 3035 lg   KWL Logo
             
    Emblem with Transparent        

 

 

 

 

Conference Exhibitors

Priddis    GWF FCLG vertical 2    Ipex pms 3035 lg    GeoWSLogo
             
hoskin logo big   AmecFosterWheeler CMYK FullColour Original   BRID LOGO 400px   SNC Logo Desktop
             
 NRC Logo   CSC logo web   MPE final logo.CMYK.for.print   KISTERS logo 150mm 72dpi
             
FTS Logo hq   Canada Culvert logo no TM    ASL Env Science    Teledyne Water
             
CEA LOGO   Logo AI