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Arkansas Water Rescources Center

Annual Conference 2013

February 11-13, 2013
Liaison Hotel, Washington D.C.

Water Resource Institute directors and associate directors are invited to join us for the 2013 annual meeting of WRRI directors. The afternoon of Tuesday, February 12th will be set aside for you to meet with your congressional delegations.

02/04/2013 Update! Meeting room locations.

02/01/2013 Update! Download the final conference program.

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Registration

Please register by January 15, 2013 to receive the early registration rate.

Early Registration: $475
Late Registration: $550

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Hotel Accommodations

The Liaison Hotel, Washington, DC
415 New Jersey Avenue, NW,
Washington, DC 20001
(866) 233-4642

Room Reservations

The hotel group rate is $249/night; additional person charge is $30/night. Please make your reservations by 5 PM EST, Tuesday, January 15, 2013 to guarantee this rate. A few rooms have been set aside for Saturday night, February 9th and it is anticipated that most participants will arrive Sunday evening, February 10, 2013.

For all participants attending the upcoming 2013 NIWR Annual Conference beginning on Monday, February 11 through February 13, 2013, hotel reservations may be made as follows:

  1. Call toll free (866) 233-4642 (The Liaison Hotel, Washington, DC). Please ensure to reference National Institute for Water Resources Annual Board Meeting (or provide the Reservation ID: NIWR13) when making reservations to receive the reduced rate.
  2. Email Reservations directly at reservations@affinia.com. Please ensure to reference the National Institute for Water Resources Annual Board Meeting (or provide the Reservation ID: NIWR13), confirm dates and provide payment information.
  3. Make reservations online.

Parking

Valet Parking is available to guests for overnight and day use at a rate of $48 per day. Daily self parking is also available on-site; rates are displayed at the entrance of the parking garage.

Check In

Check in is at 3 PM and check out is at 12 PM. Contact The Liaison for other accommodations.

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Travel Information

Airports

  1. Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (5 miles from The Liaison).
  2. Dulles International Airport (30 miles from The Liaison).
  3. Baltimore-Washington International Airport (30 miles from The Liaison).

Ground-Transportation

  1. Union Station is an eight minute walk from The Liaison.
  2. Multiple taxi services are available at each airport.

 

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Contacts

For Meeting, Online Registration, and Website Information:

Brian Haggard
Director, Arkansas Water Resources Center
203 Engineering Hall
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701
Phone: +1 479-575-2879
Email:haggard@uark.edu

Leslie Massey
Project Manager, Arkansas Water Resources Center
203 Engineering Hall
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701
Phone: +1 479-575-2840
Email:lbartsc@uark.edu