The Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference - Tuesday, November 19, 2019

The Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference allows postgraduate students from the University of Canterbury and Lincoln University to showcase their freshwater related research. Registration is free, thanks to our generous sponsors, and includes morning and afternoon tea, lunch, and drinks and nibbles following the presentations.

In 2019 the conference will run Tuesday, November 19, 9 am - 5 pm in the Stewart Building at Lincoln University.

A draft programme will be available in early October.

Registration is open!

You can register to attend the day here; a reminder will be sent out the month before the conference. We ask attendees to register for catering and planning purposes.

Call for Abstracts now open! Due August 31, 2019

If you are a postgraduate student undertaking freshwater-related research at the University of Canterbury or Lincoln University we would love you to submit an abstract! Go here for the abstract submission form and more information (WORD, 550kb).

Sponsorship opportunities

The Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference is free thanks to our generous sponsors. listed below. A flyer listing sponsorship opportunities is available here. (PDF 233kb). If you are interested in sponsoring the 2019 Conference, please contact Rachel Skews at

Past Abstract Books

Copies of past abstract booklets are available here.

We are grateful to our 2019 Sponsors:









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