The 2014 FLOW-3D Americas Users Conference will be held September 9-10, 2014 in Toronto, ON at the Courtyard Marriott Downtown Toronto. Advanced training for the water & environmental industry will be held Monday, September 8 at the conference hotel. All FLOW-3D, FLOW-3D/MP, and FLOW-3D Cast users—and anyone interested in the FLOW-3D product suite—are invited to attend the conference.
The conference will commence with an opening reception, the evening of Monday, September 8. Flow Science would like to invite all conference attendees and their guests for a welcome aperitif and appetizers at the Courtyard Marriott Downtown Toronto. The reception will begin at 6:00 pm.
Call for Abstracts for Presentations!
The call for abstracts is now open. Share your experiences, present your success stories and obtain valuable feedback from your fellow FLOW-3D users and Flow Science staff. Abstracts should be 250 words or less and include the title of the presentation, author(s) name(s), job title, and company/institution name. Presentations should focus on benchmarks, validations, practical examples, and case studies using FLOW-3D, FLOW-3D/MP, or FLOW-3D Cast. If there are multiple authors, please list the presenter first. MS Word format is preferred. The deadline to submit an abstract is Friday, July 21. Notifications of presentation acceptance will be sent out on Friday, July 25. If you are interested in presenting, please email your abstract to us.
Online registration for the conference is now available. Conference registration will be waived for one presenter per presentation. The registration fee of 150 USD includes the two-day conference, opening reception and conference dinner as well as morning and afternoon coffee breaks. Complimentary wi-fi will be available in the meeting room.Register
Flow Science will offer a 1/2 day session of advanced FLOW-3D training for the water & environmental industry on Monday, September 8 at the Courtyard Marriott Downtown Toronto. The training will focus on the completely new sediment 3-D and 2-D shallow water scour models in FLOW-3D v11, hybrid 3-D/2-D shallow-water modeling for large domains, efficient model and project workflows for hydraulics problems, and hints and tips for using FlowSight™, FLOW-3D‘s new post-processing and visualization tool. Attendees can sign up for the training when they register online.
- July 2 – August 25: Registration fee (150 USD)
- July 21: Abstracts due for presentations
- July 25: Acceptance notifications for presentations and posters
- August 13: Last day to book your hotel reservations with the Flow Science rate
- August 25: Presentations Due
- August 26 – September 2: Registration fee (200 USD)
- August 27 – September 2: Registration fee (250 USD)
- September 8:Advanced Training for the Water & Environmental Industry
- September 8: Opening Reception
- September 9: Conference Dinner
The official conference hotel is the Courtyard Marriott Downtown Toronto. We have negotiated a special rate of 179 CAD/night, plus taxes. This rate includes wi-fi internet access and is good 3 days before and after the conference dates based on availability at the hotel. Because the conference will be held during the Toronto International Film Festival, we encourage attendees to make their reservations as early as possible. The deadline to reserve a room at this rate is Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
You can also make your reservation by phone at 1-800-847-5075 or 1-416-924-0611. Please specify that you are with the 2014 FLOW-3D Americas Users Conference.
For directions to the hotel, please visit the Courtyard Marriott Downtown Toronto’s website.
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Abstracts should be 250 words or less and include the title of the presentation, author(s) name(s), job title, and company/institution name. If there are multiple authors, please list the presenter first. MS Word format is preferred. The deadline to submit an abstract is Friday, July 21. Notifications of presentation acceptance will be sent out on Friday, July 25. If you are interested in presenting, please email your abstract to us. The conference fee for one presenter per presentation will be waived.
Presentation formats can be either a PowerPoint file or a file format that can be opened in PowerPoint. Final presentations are due Monday, August 25. Each presenter will have a 30 minute speaking slot — 20 minutes for presenting and 10 minutes for Q & A. Please contact us if you have any questions about presenting at the conference. Please email us your presentation or to request a link to our FTP DropBox.
Download the Flow Science Presentation Template (optional)