ESRI WATER CONFERENCE
February 7-9, 2017 Orlando, FL | DoubleTree Hilton
Call for Papers
Be a part of the action and present at the Water Conference. Give a 20-minute presentation about your GIS project experiences, successes, and lessons-learned. You must have successfully used Esri GIS technology in the project you are presenting.
The submission deadline is November 13, 2016.
Submit Papers
Our committee will evaluate your abstract and make selections based on topic, content, and time available. All authors will be notified after the selection process.

This year, we are specifically interested in the following topics:
  • Drought/Conservation
  • Field/Mobile
  • Flood Response/Emergency
  • Green Infrastructure
  • Hydrologic/Hydraulic Modeling
  • Legislation/Regulations
  • Revenue/Rate Cases
  • System Operations
  • Watershed Management
  • Water Quality
  • Water Reuse
Abstract Submission Guidelines and Tips
Provide the following information:
  • Author/Presenter name(s)
  • Presentation title (10 words or less)
  • Abstract (500 characters or less)
  • Category from the side topic list
  • Company name
  • Contact information
  • Brief presenter biography (25 words or less)
Be sure to answer these questions:
  • What problem did you solve with GIS? What advantage did GIS give you?
  • What types of geospatial analysis did you use? Explain how and why you used them.
  • What are your findings or results?
  • How can this project be useful for the audience?
Provide content and formatting according to these requirements:
  • The information you enter will be published on the website and in the agenda. Eliminate bullet points and numbering and avoid using words in all capital letters. All submissions must be in English.
  • Do not include information in your abstract that will not be in your presentation.
  • All papers and presentations must be noncommercial. At no time is it permissible for presenters to use their time slot to advertise or promote a product, service, or company.
Presenter Information
Presentations are typically 30 minutes or less including time for questions. Proceedings will be published on the event website. All abstracts will be evaluated and selected based on topic, content, and time available. All authors will be notified after the selection process has been completed. A detailed program of presentations and events will be provided prior to the conference.