15th Annual High Plains Conference






The 15th Annual

High Plains Conference

The Past, Present and Future of Weather

August 4-6th, 2011

Wichita, Kansas







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General Information

The theme of the 2011 15th Annual High Plains Conference is "The Past, Present and Future of Weather".   As we move forward with new research and technology in the field of Meteorology, we must also remember where we are and where we've been.  It is our hope that all fields of Meteorology are represented during this Conference and all are invited to participate. 

 The Conference Features Keynote Speakers:

Don Burgess
Cliff House
Tim Marshall
Mike Smith

A formal banquet will feature Storm Chaser Jim Reed


Conference Begins 12:00 pm Thursday August, 4th, 2011
Conference Ends 12:00 pm Saturday August 6th, 2011
Conference Banquet: 6:30 pm Friday August 5th, 2011

Please see the Conference Program for more information. 


Registration and Submission Information

Please see the Registration and Submission Page for more information, including information about costs for the conference. Registration & Submissions


Hotel and Travel Information

The conference will be held at the Wichita Marriott.
Please see the Hotel and Travel Page for more information. Hotel and Travel 


Student Competition and Career Fair

The 15th Annual High Plains Conference will feature a Student Presentation Competition with a scholarship prize.  The career fair has been Cancelled. Please see the Students page for more information.  Students


15th Annual High Plains Conference Sponsors


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