Abstract Submission 


24 April, 2018: Deadline of extended abstract submission

24 May, 2018: Abstract decision and revisions/instructions sent to authors

24 June, 2018: Deadline of final extended abstracts submission

Student Awards

For students who are wishing to be considered for a student award to be presented at the ICID 2018 Conference, please note that you will need to check off the STUDENT box in addition to selecting a theme for your presentation when filling out your submission form.  In order for students to be considered for this award, they need to be a presenter at the conference and the presentation will be assessed based on the following qualities (or criteria):

  • originality;
  • contribution to water resources knowledge and the conference theme; 
  • technical and analytical quality; and
  • clarity of the presentation.

Abstracts May be Submitted Under the Following Themes and Sub Themes

Theme 1: Competing Water Demands

  • 1.1: Socioeconomic value of irrigation
  • 1.2: Irrigation and water resources management in trans-boundary basins
  • 1.3: Water-food-energy nexus
  • 1.4: Mechanisms and strategies for managing competing water demands

Theme 2: Resilient Agriculture – Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change

  • 2.1: Climate change and its impact on agriculture, irrigation, and drainage
  • 2.2: Irrigation, drainage and flood control strategies for resilient economic development
  • 2.3: Climate smart agriculture and innovative technologies for enhancing water use efficiency

Theme 3: Irrigation and Drainage in Perspective

  • 3.1: Irrigation and water footprint
  • 3.2: Water reuse and water quality management
  • 3.3: Alternative strategies for irrigation infrastructure development
  • 3.4: Drainage and flood control strategies for environmental benefits

Special Sessions

The conference organizers dedicated special sessions for young professionals, farmers, and workshops and symposia for specialized topics. If you have questions about these sessions, please contact the scientific committee at: program@icid2018.org.




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