Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

2017 UIC Conference | February 21-23, 2017

UPDATE: Student Poster Session

The GWPC is now accepting proposals for posters to showcase the work of university students.

Considered posters should address topics in the categories below:

  • ASR | Managed Aquifer Recharge
  • Aquifer Exemption
  • Produced Water
  • Induced Seismicity
  • UIC & Gas Storage
  • Class I UIC Wells
  • Class II & VI UIC Wells
  • Class III Uranium & Salt Mining
  • Class V UIC Wells


  • Selected students must prepare a poster for onsite display. Posters should be 3'x4'.
  • Student posters will be displayed from noon to 5 p.m., Wednesday, February 22, during the UIC Conference at the Radisson Hotel in Downtown Austin. Selected students must bring and set up posters no later than 11:30 a.m. Students may then attend conference activities throughout the day.
  • A reception is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at the hotel. Posters will be moved to the reception room, and selected students should be onsite to answer questions about their posters.
  • All abstracts will be published on the GWPC web site and in the event mobile app.

Those selected will receive complimentary registration to the UIC Conference. Unfortunately, the GWPC is not able to provide travel assistance.
To submit a poster proposal, please complete the online submittal form no later than Jan 30, 2017. The GWPC will make selections and notify students by Feb. 3, 2017.


    • In order for an abstract to be considered, please submit all required information online through our abstract submittal form.
    • Abstracts should be no more than 300 words. Bios should be a maximum of 100 words.
    • Abstracts, bios, and speaker information from abstracts selected for presentation will be published in the GWPC Events Mobile app for conference attendees.

    Key Dates

    • November 30, 2016 - Deadline for Presentation Abstract Submittal
    • December 15, 2016 - Notification of Acceptance for Presentations
    • January 30, 2017 - Student Poster Session Abstracts Due
    • February 3, 2017 - Student acceptance notifications made
    • February 13, 2017 - PowerPoint Presentations Submittal Deadline