2020 Conference Program

UMRC 2020

2020 UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER CONFERENCE


Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, Moline, Ill.


Oct. 6-8, 2020

Tuesday, Oct. 6 - Conference kickoff at 1 p.m.
Keynote address - Larry Weber, Iowa Flood Center
Concurrent speaker sessions: Infrastructure/Transportation || Drinking Water Quality
Plenary Session - TBD

Wednesday, Oct. 7 - Opening session at 8 a.m.
Plenary Session - TBD
Concurrent speaker sessions: Flood Risk Management || Water Quality
Luncheon and Speaker - Matt Fockler, Ph.D., Augustana College
1 p.m. - Field project tours - Lucille A. Carver Mississippi River Environmental Research Station and Iowa DNR Fish Hatchery, Fairport, Iowa || Mississippi River Eco Tourism Eco-Cruise, Camanche, Iowa
In-house workshop - Funding conservation projects and organizations
4 p.m. Poster Session || Networking || Cash Bar
6:30 p.m. Catfish Dinner + Entertainment by Dean Klinkenberg, The Mississippi Valley Traveler

Thursday, Oct. 8
Concurrent speaker sessions - Economy/Energy || Gulf Hypoxia
Final plenary session
Adjourn at midday

Online registration is closed.