OUR PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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DAY 1: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1 — WORKSHOPS & ICEBREAKER


7:00 AM – 7:00 PM: Registration
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Sponsor / exhibitor setup

6:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Poster setup (Fiesta Ballroom I or Exhibitor Area)


8:00 AM – NOON (Tempe Room): Workshop 1 - Aquifer Storage Recovery Wells, Recharge Wells and Wellfields:  Design, Equipping and Operation, R. David G. Pyne, PE


1:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Tempe Room): Workshop 2 - State of the Art Techniques in Identifying and Characterizing Optimum Surface Spreading Groundwater Recharge Projects, Michael Milczarek and Adam Hutchinson, PG, CHG


6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Exhibitor Area): Icebreaker (registered full symposium and Thursday registered attendees receive two drink tickets (beer/wine); cash bar for students, extra daily exhibitor attendees and all others)


DAY 2: THURSDAY, APRIL 2 — PLENARY & TECHNICAL SESSIONS


7:00 AM – 6:00 PM: Registration

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM: Poster Setup (Fiesta Ballroom 1)
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM (Exhibitor Area): Continental breakfast, sponsored by TBD 


8:00 AM – 08:10 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, and III): Opening remarks with AHS President Mike Hulst


8:10 AM – 8:40 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, and III): Keynote speaker, F. Martin (Marty) Ralph, Ph.D., Director, Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes (CW3E) Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego -"Bridging the Gap between Atmospheric Science and MAR!"


 8:40 AM - 10:00 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, and III): Plenary session "Managed Aquifer Recharge and California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act: Opportunities and Challenges" with panelists: Mark Nordberg, Sustainable Groundwater Management Office, California Department of Water Resources, Thomas Harter, University of California Davis, Christina Babbitt, Environmental Defense Fund, Philip Bachand, Bachand and Associates, Aaron Fukuda, Tulare Irrigation District, and J. Paul Hendrix, Mid-Kaweah Groundwater Sustainability Agency


10:00 AM – 10:30 AM (Exhibitor Area): Break. Sponsored by TBD


10:30 AM – 12:10 PM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Water Resources Management, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, and MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction


12:10 PM – 1:30 PM (Courtyard):  Lunch and Awards Program. Sponsored by Lytle Water Solutions


1:30 PM – 3:10 PM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Recovery and Water Resources Management, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, MAR and Testing, Design and Construction


3:10 PM – 3:40 PM (Exhibitor Area): Break. Sponsored by TBD.


3:40 PM – 5:20 PM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Recovery Case Studies, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, MAR Operations and Maintenance


5:20 PM – 7:30 PM: (Exhibitor Area) President’s Reception! (registered full symposium and Thursday registered attendees receive two drink tickets (beer/wine); cash bar for students and all others). Sponsored by Stanley Consultants.


DAY 3: FRIDAY, APRIL 3 — TECHNICAL SESSIONS AND FIELD TRIPS


7:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Registration
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM (Exhibitor Area): Continental breakfast, sponsored by Westland Resources.
10:30 AM – NOON: Poster take-down
10:30 AM – NOON: Exhibitor take-down


8:00 AM – 9:40 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance, MAR and Testing, Design and Construction + Water Management, MAR and MAR Operations and Maintenance + Recovery Case Studies


9:40 AM – 10:10 AM (Exhibitor Area): Break. Sponsored by TBD.


10:10 AM – 11:50 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance, MAR Governance, MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction + O & M Case Studies


NOON – 5:30 PM: Field Trip. Sponsored by Hydro Resources