AWRA 2024 Spring Conference

AWRA is hosting its 2024 Spring Conference - "Water Risk and Resilience: Research and Sustainable Solutions" in Tuscaloosa, AL on April 8-10! Full registration rates include all sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday as well as exhibit booth access, networking breaks, etc.
To register with an existing AWRA account, log in to the right by entering your AWRA username and password, and click the "Register Myself" button towards the bottom of the page. If you do not have an AWRA account, click "Create a new account" under Sign In above. Then click the "Register Myself" button towards the bottom of the refreshed page.

Individuals traveling from outside of the United States wishing to attend this AWRA Conference may request a Letter of Invitation to the conference. Click the button below for details.

International Invitation Details

Individuals traveling from outside of the United States can click the button below for details on receiving waived registration fees.

International Registration Waiver Application 

Want to ask your employer to assist with conference expenses? Download and customize our template to make your request.

Financial Assistance Request Template 

Registration Rates

Online registration closes at 5:00 PM ET on Thursday, April 4. Onsite registration begins Sunday, April 7 at 4:00 PM ET.

  • Full Registration (Member / Non-Member & Gateway):
    • Early Bird - February 24: $550 / $750 (Rate effective through February 24 at 11:59 PM ET)
    • February 25 - Onsite: $650 / $850
  • Student Registration (Member and Non-member):
    • $99
  • NOTE: Students must email their student ID and verification of their full-time student status to [email protected] in order to receive the student rate. The verification must contain how many credit hours the student is currently enrolled.
  • One Day Registration (Member / Non-member & Gateway):
    • Early Bird - February 24: $300 / $500 (Rate effective through February 24 at 11:59 PM ET)
    • February 25 - Onsite: $400 / $600
  • NOTE: Students registering for one-day pay $99. There is not a discount for one-day registrations.


All conference participants (presenters, moderators, panelists, attendees, etc.) must adhere to the AWRA Code of Conduct and must register at the appropriate registration rate. AWRA Gateway members are not eligible for discounted conference rates. The registration fees are the major source of funding for the Conference, and the sharing of registrations is prohibited - every person attending the conference must register. For presenters, if two or more individuals will be presenting, each individual must register for the conference. This includes: all technical session presenters; all panel session presenters; and all poster session presenters.

Cancelations must be made in writing. Those cancelations received by February 8, 2024 will be subject to a processing fee of 30% of total fees. No refunds will be given after February 8, 2024 but we can transfer your registration to someone else upon cancelation. Abstract submission fees are nonrefundable. Refunds will be processed after the conclusion of the conference.

4/8/2024 8:00 AM - 4/10/2024 5:00 PM
Central Daylight Time
Bryant Conference Center University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 UNITED STATES


Tuesday, 09 April 2024

Alabama has a long history of coal mining, resulting in numerous abandoned mines that require reclamation efforts. Restoration of these abandoned mine lands is a federal and state priority, emphasizing the need to determine existing baseline water quality conditions.
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Spots available
4/9/2024 1:30 PM
The U.S. Geological Survey is constructing a new Hydrologic Instrumentation Facility, a science and engineering facility that will support its water observing networks and research.
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Spots available
4/9/2024 3:30 PM

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