Annual Conference

2020 Annual Water Resources Conference

Save the Date! November 9-12, 2020 | Orlando/Kissimmee, FL


Join AWRA in the Sunshine State when we head to Kissimmee, FL (Orlando area) next fall for its 2020 Annual Water Resources Conference. This conference has earned a reputation as one of the most diverse and inclusive conferences in water resources management.

Need your organization's support to participate? Use our Justification to Attend Letter template. If you are traveling outside the United States and need to request a Letter of Invitation, download this form and email it to


Embassy Suites Orlando
Lake Buena Vista South
4955 Kyngs Heath Road
Kissimmee, FL 34746, USA

Deadlines & Schedule

  • May 18: Abstract Submissions Due
  • October 16: Hotel room block deadline. Book your reservation with the Embassy Suites to receive the conference rate of $139/night plus taxes/fees (single/double). Reservations made after this deadline are not guaranteed the AWRA negotiated rate.
  • November 8: Pre-Conference Workshops
  • COMING SOON: Call for Student Papers/Posters Competition

Why Attend?

One of the most diverse and inclusive conferences in water resources management, AWRA provides you with innovative, practical, and applied water resource management solutions, management techniques, and current research.  Attendees can expect to hear:
  • lessons learned from the implementation of multidisciplinary projects,
  • best practices discovered in the design and application of water resource management,
  • implications of water policy decisions, and
  • research into current and emerging issues.

Conference Sponsors

Sponsorship, advertising, and exhibit opportunities are available for this conference! Contact for more details or download our Sponsor and Exhibitor Brochure.


If you actively engage in our community, your career and organization will benefit. We offer multiple opportunities for engagement via conferences, social media, webinars, committees and publications.