26 May 2022
19 – 24 June 2022
Puerto Rico Convention Center
100 Convention Blvd.
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00907
Liza Lester +1 (202) 777-7494, [email protected]
WASHINGTON — AGU and CUAHSI (Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc.) will host the first biennial Frontiers in Hydrology meeting (#FIHM22) in San Juan, Puerto Rico and online, 19 – 24 June 2022.
Join us for more than 900 talks and poster presentations on the future of water. Topics include urban and agricultural water systems, green infrastructure, resiliency, scarcity and environmental justice.
Remote attendees can live stream a subset of presentations that will be hosted online through the meeting platform, including daily online-only oral sessions as well as hybrid sessions that will mix in-person and online presentations. Traditional in-person oral sessions will not be available for livestream but will be recorded and available to view in the online meeting platform within a week of the live sessions. Remote attendees also have access to the online poster gallery.
Visit the Frontiers in Hydrology website to learn more about:
- Media registration and eligibility
- Online press room
- Hotel information
- Presentation abstracts and schedule
- Health & safety
AGU Media Relations provides complimentary media registration to professional journalists and journalism students for the express purpose of gathering news and information to produce media coverage of the Frontiers in Hydrology meeting. Press officers from universities, government agencies and research institutions are also eligible for media registration to support media outreach for research being presented at #FIHM22.
Media registrants receive, at no charge, access to all scientific sessions and an on-site press room. Some events and activities, including but not limited to invitation-only events and communications workshops, are not open to press registrants.
Media access to the meeting is issued at the discretion of the AGU Media Relations Office.
Please visit the Media Registration page to learn more about eligibility and credentialing requirements. Media access is non-transferable. All registrants must provide credentials regardless of whether they have attended past AGU meetings. All in-person attendees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 and will be required to wear masks indoors. We recommend bringing proof of vaccination.
If you have questions, please contact FIHM Media Relations.
On-site Press Room
Space will be available in convention center room 211 for media registrants to work and conduct interviews with attending scientists. The Press Room will be open 7:30 am – 5:00 pm Atlantic Standard Time (UTC – 4 hours) Monday through Thursday, 20-23 June, and 7:30 am – 12:00 pm on Friday, 24 June.
Press events will be streamed on Zoom to allow remote participation. Additional information will be included in a future media advisory and available on the Online Frontiers in Hydrology Meeting Media Center.
Location and Hotel Information
The meeting will be held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center, 100 Convention Blvd, in San Juan. Members of the press can reserve hotel rooms starting at $149 per night through the Frontiers in Hydrology Housing page. Book a hotel room at the discounted rate through the #FIHM website before the Friday, 27 May 2022 deadline.
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