Technical Conference on Coastal Water Quality
It is our pleasure to welcome you, on behalf of the organizing committee, to the 5th annual conference on Coastal Water Quality and Technical Showcase, which will be held on Friday September 27, 2019, at the Florida Institute of Technology (FIT), in Melbourne, Florida, USA.
This coming conference will focus on coastal water quality, “ From Science to Solutions”. We are soliciting abstracts from engineers, scientists, contractors, and students who are actively working and researching in the field of coastal water remediation and restoration. The conference is focused on adapting and applying science to guide management decisions and develop solutions aimed at improving coastal water quality. Specific topics for discussion will include but are not limited to biosolids, wastewater, restoration, policy & management, muck removal, novel solutions, and storm water.
About Florida Tech
Founded at the dawn of the Space Race in 1958, Florida Tech is the only independent, technological university in the Southeast. The university has been named a Barron’s Guide “Best Buy” in College Education, and is one of just nine schools in Florida lauded by the Fiske Guide to Colleges. In 2016, Times Higher Education ranked Florida Tech one of the top 20 small universities in the world and named it one of the top universities in the United States. Florida Tech offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs in fields as variable as science, engineering, aeronautics, business, humanities, mathematics, cybersecurity, psychology, communication and education.
Florida Institute of Technology’s mission is to provide high-quality education to a culturally diverse student body in order to prepare students for entering the global workforce, seeking higher-education opportunities, and serving within their communities. The university also seeks to expand knowledge through basic and applied research and to serve the diverse economic, cultural, and societal needs of our local, state, national and international constituencies.