Computational Hydraulics issues conference announcement, call for papers

GUELPH, ON, Canada, Oct. 29, 2009 -- Now is the time to submit an abstract for consideration for presentation at the 2010 International Conference on Stormwater and Urban Water Systems Modeling, to be held February 18-19, 2010, in Toronto...

GUELPH, ON, Canada, Oct. 29, 2009 -- Have you worked hard on a project that you feel has made a significant contribution? Do you have an innovation you would like to share with your peers?

Now is the time to submit an abstract for consideration for presentation at the 2010 International Conference on Stormwater and Urban Water Systems Modeling, to be held February 18-19, 2010, in Toronto.

Who will be attending?
• civil engineers
• environmental engineers
• landscape engineers and architects
• aquatic biologists
• ecologists
• fluvial geomorphologists
• other scientists
• urban geographers
• policy makers
• municipal and government engineering professionals
• municipal and government engineering professionals
• public works personnel
• consultants
• instructors and researchers from universities and research institutions

Suggested Topics:
• Using computer models to resolve real pollution problems
• Surface water quality modeling
• Modeling impacts on aquatic systems / habitats
• Stormwater / pollution management modeling
• Urban water system modeling
• Urban drainage system design and analysis
• Wetlands, BMps, TMDLs and LIDs
• Climate change and system security
• Field data monitoring and instrumentation
• Bio-computing (genetic algorithms & neural networks)
• GIS, FM/AM and CAD systems and analysis
• Decision analysis systems
• Policy, legislation, permitting and enforcement

The 2010 Conference on Stormwater and Urban Water Systems Modeling will also be the 43rd SWMM Users Group Meeting and the 30th to be held in Canada. Join us February 18-19, 2010.

The conference is also preceded by a SWMM/PCSWMM workshop.

Details to Submit a Paper
• Notices of intent to submit a paper are invited immediately. They should include a title or topic that you wish to cover, a brief outline if possible, and the names and contact information of the authors involved. Authors will be contacted for the abstract prior to the deadline for submission.
• Deadline is Dec 31, 2009.
• One-page abstracts are due by January 8th, 2010.
• The final paper is due at the conference.

Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your best project. Submit your abstract today!

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Questions? Contact Bill James at bill@computationalhydraulics.com, Tel: 519-767-0197.

The 2010 Conference on Stormwater and Urban Water Systems Modeling is sponsored by:

§ ASCE Urban Water Resources Research Council
§ Ontario Ministry of Environment
§ American Water Resources Association
§ US Environmental Protection Agency
§ Conservation Ontario
§ Canadian Society of Civil Engineering

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