Illinois Water Day 2014

On April 11th 2014, the IWRA Student Chapter, supported by Dr. Ashlynn Stillwell (Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering) and Dr. Yu-Feng Forrest Lin (Hydrogeologist at the Illinois State Geological Survey), hosted the first Illinois Water Day as a half-day conference at the M.T. Geoffrey Yeh Student Center in the Newmark Civil Engineering Laboratory. Illinois Water Day 2014 featured four presentations focused on water and energy topics, followed by a poster session presenting water-focused research and projects from students, professors and the general public. Illinois Water Day 2014 followed the UN World Water Day theme: Water and Energy Nexus, and was featured in CEE Magazine Fall 2014.




Speakers

Keynote

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Associate Dean of Research, University of Rhode Island
 
 
Talks

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Dr. May Wu

Argonne National Laboratory           

 

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Dr. Jeremy Guest

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering                 

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Department of Natural Resources and Environmnetal Sciences           

 

 

 

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Carrie Otto

Prairie Rivers Network