TAG: 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference

Michael Dukes receives 2014 Excellence in Education Award

October 2, 2014By

The Irrigation Foundation bestowed its 2014 Excellence in Education Award to Michael Dukes, Ph.D., of the University of Florida (UF). Dukes will receive his award, formally, at the 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference in Phoenix during the general session Nov. 20. The Excellence in Education Award recognizes a person who actively teaches irrigation, water management and/or water conservation in... read more

2014 Irrigation Show discounted registration ends Oct. 17

October 2, 2014By

Discounted, early-bird registration for the 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference is available through Oct. 17. Held Nov. 17 to 21 in Phoenix, the 2014 Irrigation Show brings back a heavy emphasis on education this year. Education sessions Attendees can earn continuing education units toward Irrigation Association (IA) certifications for each education session they attend. There are 25 half-, full- and... read more

Irrigation Foundation sets Sept. 26 E3 Program deadline

September 8, 2014By

The Irrigation Foundation is accepting nominations and applications for its Irrigation E3 Program until Sept. 26. Students, or E3 learners, should collaborate with their instructors to complete the nomination package, but the instructor must submit the completed materials. The package should include: completed application; current student resume; and unofficial college transcript. A selection committee will choose a minimum of eight... read more

Technical session abstracts due April 24 for Irrigation Show

April 10, 2014By

Technical paper and presentation abstracts are due April 24 for consideration for the technical sessions at the 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference. Interested presenters may submit a 150-word abstract using the online submission form. First-time applicants will need to create an online account to gain access to abstract guidelines, suggested topics, procedures and deadlines. All accepted presenters must submit... read more