ISMAR 11 includes 3 pre-conference workshops, keynote speakers, two days of multi-track technical sessions, the Herman Bouwer Awards luncheon, post-conference field trips, post conference geophysics workshop, networking, socializing, and networking opportunities.

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Keynote Highlights

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Leadership: A Key Ingredient for Addressing Water Management Challenges

Bruce Babbitt served as the 16th governor of Arizona from 1978 to 1987, and as President Bill Clinton's Secretary of the Interior from 1993 to 2001.

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David Kreamer, Ph.D. is a Professor of Geoscience, and past Director of the interdisciplinary Water Resources Management Graduate Program at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Dave serves as President of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH), and is past IAH Vice President for North America. David also served as Division Director of the National Groundwater Association and is a past President of the Universities Council on Water Resources. Dave’s research includes work on water and international security, maintaining good water quality supply for people and ecosystems particularly in economically developing regions, combating environmental contamination, and water quality and quantity analysis and improvement. His current research includes groundwater contamination studies, groundwater dependent ecosystem sustainability in U.S. National Parks and public lands, and water supply in Africa. He has authored over 65 professional publications, recently co-authoring the 3rd Edition of the textbook “Contaminant Hydrogeology” (Waveland Press). He has given over 150 invited lectures. David has served as a professional consultant/expert witness, has testified before the United States Congress, and addressed the United Nations General Assembly. He also has given presentations at over 40 universities, and has been an invited speaker in Europe, Asia, the Caribbean, Pacific island nations, South America, Africa and the Middle East.

Preliminary Agenda | April 11-15, 2022

April 11

Subsurface Injection and Recovery Recharge Workshop
David Pyne
Russell Martin

Surface Spreading Recharge Workshop
Mike Milczarek
Adam Hutchinson

Meeting Water Management Objectives with Managed Aquifer Recharge: The Role of MAR Governance and Policy
Sharon B. Megdal

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April 12

General Sessions

Keynote 1
Bruce Babbitt, Former AZ Governor, and Sec. of Interior

Keynote 2
David Kreamer, UNLV, President of IAH

Panel 1:MAR in California
Moderator: Felicia Marcus

Panel 2 MAR in Action
Moderator: Sharon B. Megdal

Herman Bouwer Awards Luncheon

IAH Plenary Session

ISMARx Workshop
A series of short presentations by graduates and young professionals to showcase their research.

April 13

4 Concurrent Tracks

Session Topics Include:

  • ASR
  • MAR-Geophysics
  • MAR-Emerging Contaminants
  • FLOOD-MAR
  • International MAR
  • MAR-Integrated Water Management
  • MAR-Environment
  • MAR Engineering & Design
  • MAR-Water Markets

Reception

Networking

Gala - Sergio Vellatti | Big Band | Los Angeles

April 14

4 Concurrent Tracks

Session Topics Include:

  • ASR
  • MAR-Geophysics
  • MAR-Emerging Contaminants
  • FLOOD-MAR
  • International MAR
  • MAR-Integrated Water Management
  • MAR-Environment
  • MAR Engineering & Design
  • MAR-Water Markets

Reception

Poster Session

Networking

April 15

Water Replenishment District of Southern California Albert Robles Learning Center

Orange County Water District Surface Recharge System and Groundwater Replenishment System

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Post-Conference - Geophysics Workshop
Ahmad-Ali Behroozmand
Max Halkjaer
John Jansen
Timothy K. Parker

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Scholarship Award College Achievement Academic

GRA Student Member Scholarships

GRA is awarding scholarships to GRA student members to help cover the costs associated with attending ISMAR 11. Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come basis, established at the time the form below is completed and submitted. The Scholarship Fund is supported by sponsors through GRA's regional branches, corporate donations and contributions made by GRA members and supporters via the tax-deductible GRA/WEF Scholastic Fund.

COVID-19 Precautions

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