Saturday, May 26, 2018

National Drought Mitigation Center

Technical Workshop on Drought and Seasonal Forecasting Tools

December 6, 2017

About:

This training is designed for state and federal agency officials, university researchers, and others who already possess a working knowledge regarding drought and forecasting applications in Texas. The training will include expert presentations on the topics of monitoring, forecasting, and impact reporting, as well as discussions and Q&A regarding the most valuable tools and resources available for management and education.

Topics:

  • Drought monitoring and impact reporting
  • Soil moisture and reservoir monitoring
  • Seasonal forecasting and prediction
  • Existing tools, resources, and educational materials

Where:

Texas Advanced Computing Center
J.J. Pickle Research Campus
Advanced Computing Building (ACB) #205
ROC 1.900
Austin, TX

Note: The room for this workshop has changed as of 11/30/2017. Conference attendees will need to sign in at the front desk and be escorted to the conference room (ROC 1.900).

Directions:

TACC's Main Office is located in the Advanced Computing Building (ACB) on the J.J. Pickle Research Campus (PRC) at the University of Texas at Austin.

There is an exit for the Burnet Road on Highway 183,and there is an exit for Braker Lane on Loop 1.

Note: All visitors must now enter the PRC via the Burnet Road entrance (1 block south of Braker Lane). For more information see: https://www.tacc.utexas.edu/about/contact/

Parking

Parking available in the lots south and east of the ACB building (see map). Park in covered visitor parking area if available.

Note: All vehicles must have parking permit displayed. To retrieve your parking pass for the workshop, you will need to stop at the guard gate at the intersection of C.P. Boner Trail and Read Granberry Trail. Park in the designated lots on the map and enter through the main entrance of the building labeled TACC on the map.

Agenda:

Download the current agenda (11/30/2017)

Register:

Note: Online registration has closed. If you would like to inquire about late registration please contact Brian Fuchs.

Contact:

For more information contact Brian Fuchs.

Hosted by:

The National Drought Mitigation Center | University of Nebraska-Lincoln
3310 Holdrege Street | P.O. Box 830988 | Lincoln, NE 68583–0988
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