Poster Session - Climate Change & Variability
Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 - J. Wayne Reitz Union, University of Florida
9:00-10:30 am Registration Posters
Registration and check-in Poster set up
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Plenary Session
Plenary Session Posters
Welcome and Introduction
  • Dr. Thomas Frazer, Acting Director, University of Florida Water Institute
  • Dr. Jack Payne, Senior Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Florida
Keynote:
  • Dr. Jay Famiglietti, Senior Water Cycle Scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology Professor, Earth System Science and Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Irvine
Poster set up
Noon - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm-3 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions
Emerging Diseases and Contaminants in Florida Waters - 1 Restoration and Connectivity Collaborations and Partnerships Springs I - Groundwater and Surface Water Interactions Panel: Implementing Successful Water Policy through Public/Private Partnerships Posters available for viewing        
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break
3:30 - 5:00 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions
Emerging Diseases and Contaminants in Florida Waters - 2 Groundwater Resource Evaluation Panel: Actionable Science for Water Resources Management Planning and Decision Making Springs II - Hydrography and Ecology Let's Talk About Water - Focusing on Florida's Future: preparing the next in line to manage our freshwater Posters available for viewing   
5:30 - 7:30 pm Poster Presentations and Reception
Poster Session - Climate Change & Variability Poster Session - Coastal Waters Poster Session - Policy & Behavior Change Poster Session - Springs & Rivers Poster Session - Water & Nutrients in Managed Landscapes Poster Session - Watershed & Wetland Management
Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 am Concurrent Oral Sessions
Coastal Water Resources Sensors and Technologies Achieving Behavior Change: Public perceptions and awareness of water conservation issues - 1 Springs III - Chemical Processes and Nutrient Fluxes Planning and Governance Posters
Takedown
10-10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Concurrent Oral Sessions
Sea Level Rise: Projections and impacts Water Use in Agriculture Achieving Behavior Change: Public perceptions and awareness of water conservation issues 2 Springs IV - Temporal Dynamics Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on Water Availability and Quality  
Noon - 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 pm-3 pm Plenary Session
Presentation of Student Poster Awards

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, President, University of Florida – Brief Remarks on Water, Science and Art

Plenary Panel: "Imagining Climate Change" a roundtable in collaboration with the 2016 Colloquium Imagining Climate Change: Science & Fiction in Dialogue

Introduced by Cynthia Barnett, Hearst Visiting Professional, College of Journalism and Communications, University of Florida, this roundtable, bridging art and science, will open the ICC Colloquium. It includes authors, scholars, and scientists committed to the work of imagining our collective climate futures. Guest Speakers include:
  • Cynthia Barnett. Environmental journalist and Hearst Visiting Professional, College of Journalism and Communications, University of Florida
  • Tobias Buckell. Grenadian science fiction author and futurist.
  • Jay Famiglietti. Professor of Earth System Science and of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Irvine, and the Senior Water Scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology.
  • Ellen E. Martin. Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida.
  • Yann Quero. French journalist, science fiction novelist and anthologist.
  • Jeff VanderMeer. American speculative fiction writer with an interest in weird biology and the environment.

    Sponsor: "Imagining Climate Change" is co-sponsored by the France-Florida Research Institute, the Center for African Studies, the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere, the Department of English, the Florida Climate Institute at the University of Florida, the George A. Smathers Libraries, the Science Fiction Working Group, and the UF Water Institute. Colloquium events are made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States.
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break
3:30 - 5:00 pm Final Plenary Session
Water Policy Panel