Welcome



The Canadian Geophysical Union is holding a joint 
eastern student meeting of the Biogeosciences and Hydrology sections on February 9th, 2013. The conference will be held at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario. 



ABSTRACT SUBMISSION:
Please submit 250 words to cguhs2013.wlu@gmail.com by January 14th, 2013. Please include "Abstract" in the subject line, and indicate whether you will be contributing a "poster" or a "presentation". 



REGISTRATION:
  • Registration will be held between 830-915am outside of the Paul Martin Centre
  • $15 to register for non-CGU members (in cash at door)
  • $10 to register for CGU members (in cash at door)
    • Please bring your CGU number to register
Please email cguhs2013.wlu@gmail.com to register. Please include "Registration" in the subject line. 



ICE BREAKER:

Friday February 8th at Wilfs (the Den)  from 7pm to 9pm.






CONFERENCE INFORMATION: 

The conference will held at the PAUL MARTIN CENTRE and the SENATE BOARD AND CHAMBERS (Between the Arts "E" Wing and the Dining Hall).
  •  The welcoming remarks will commence at 915am, and the conference will run until 330pm
  • For a complete schedule please click on the link below
  • Please note that presentations will be 15 minutes and poster sessions will run during every break






PARKING INFORMATION:

There is no charge for campus parking on weekends in the "white lots", but please note that free weekend parking is not permitted in Lots 4, 20, 10, 7 (in orange spaces), 12 15, 18, 19A, 21, 30, 31, 34, 36, 38. Nor in "Reserved" parking spaces at any time. Please note that no overnight weekend parking is permitted. Please refer to map below.








Where to Stay:

Hotels near WLU



Hotel Links:

Comfort Inn: http://www.comfortinn.com/
Waterloo Inn: http://www.waterlooinn.com/default-en.html







DIRECTIONS:
 401 West (from Toronto direction)

1.Merge onto ON-401 W via the ramp to London

2. Take exit 278 to merge onto ON-8 W toward Kitchener/Waterloo

3. Merge onto ON-8 W via the ramp to Kitchener/Waterloo

4. Take the ON-7 E/ON-85 N exit toward Guelph/Waterloo

5. Merge onto ON-7 E

6. Continue onto Conestoga Pkwy

7. Take the University Avenue W exit

8. Merge onto University Ave E/Regional Road 57

Destination will be on the left.


401 East (from London direction)

1. Merge onto ON-401 E via the ramp to Toronto

2. Exit onto King St E/Regional Road 8 toward Kitchener-Waterloo                                                

3. Merge onto ON-8 W via the ramp to Kitchener/Waterloo    

4. Take the ON-7 E/ON-85 N exit toward Guelph/Waterloo                                                                    

5. Merge onto ON-7 E                                                                                                                                    

6. Continue onto Conestoga Pkwy                                     

7. Take the University Avenue W exit                                

8. Merge onto University Ave E/Regional Road 57        

Destination will be on the left.