Archive for the ‘Conference’ Category

44th Annual Engineering Career Guidance Conference

The 44th Annual Career Guidance Conference will be held at the Kirkwood Hotel Conference Center on Tuesday February 20th, 2018 in conjunction with Engineers Week. Iowa Flood Center research engineer Tony Loeser will share a presentation and the IFC will use their interactive watershed model to help students “discover” their watershed. The model demonstrates how… Continue Reading »

Project Lead the Way STEM Conference

The Iowa Flood Center will participate at this year’s Annual PLTW STEM Conference in Cedar Rapids. IFC will discuss recent flooding events in Iowa and will demonstrate useful tools and resources available to Iowans through the Iowa Flood Information System (IFIS).   For more information, contact Breanna Shea at breanna-shea@uiowa.edu or at 319-384-1729.

Iowa Water Conference

The Iowa Water Conference is an annual gathering of water professionals, researchers, educators and students from across Iowa and surrounding states. The conference brings together, under one roof, a wide range of interests, disciplines, backgrounds and resources with united efforts for clean and abundant Iowa water. Stop on by the Iowa Flood Center booth to… Continue Reading »

Iowa Water Conference

Through plenary and breakout sessions, conference goers will explore current trends across water resource management in both urban and rural landscapes, with a particular emphasis on the interconnected nature of our water resources, and the opportunities this offers for collaboration.

Five Years Out: Ongoing Impacts and Challenges of the 2008 Floods

June 2013 will be the fifth anniversary of the epic Eastern Iowa floods of 2008, which caused greater damage to the Iowa and Cedar River watersheds than any other natural disaster in recorded history. The fifth-year anniversary of the floods is an excellent opportunity to discuss what has changed as a result of the floods,… Continue Reading »

Disasters and Environment | Science, Preparedness, and Resilience

The Disasters and Environment Conference will address the increasing occurrence of environmental disasters and the science, technology, and decision-making needed to more effectively prepare, respond, and make our communities more resilient. The conference will engage 1,200 leaders from emergency response, scientific, policy, conservation, and business communities, as well as federal and local government officials, who will work… Continue Reading »

Iowa Drainage District Association Conference

The IDDA Annual Conference will feature presentations by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, USDA, Iowa State University, Iowa One Call, and the Iowa Flood Center. Visit the Iowa Drainage District Association website for additional information.