The 2nd Global Evapotranspiration Symposium: Advances, Challenges, and Future Needs in Measurements, Modeling, and Applications


Program Outline
Monday, October 23 - Welcome Reception 6-8pm
Tuesday, October 24 - Keynote talk, AM and PM concurrent sessions, lunch 
Wednesday, October 25 - Keynote talk, AM concurrent sessions, lunch, PM field trip
Thursday, October 26 - Keynote talk, AM concurrent sessions, lunch, closing remarks, symposium adjourned by 2pm

Keynote speakers during the symposium will be Lu Zhang (Tues.), Kenneth J. Davis (Wed.), and Jingfeng Wang (Thurs.).

Dr. Zhang                                      Prof. Davis                                        Dr. Wang


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The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center; The Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania
October 23-27, 2023


Mark your calendar to be a part of this special conference.  View the conference brochure here.   

Interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor at the symposium? We have many levels offered with the ability to customize if you don't see exactly what you want. Just let us know! Become a sponsor here. Sponsorship has perks such as advertising in the program and website, complimentary registration, and optional exhibit space to connect with attendees at the meeting. Let Jessica Bell know if you have questions or are interested in customizing a sponsorship level. 

Hotel and Travel Information
All technical sessions will be held at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. ASABE has secured a block of rooms at $135 plus fees and taxes, single/double. Rooms can be reserved by using the online reservation system or by calling The Penn Stater Hotel at 1-800-233-7505. When calling use group code GECA23A. Rooms will be available until sold out or through September 22, 2023.

Download details on the area and traveling to State College here

Conference Registration
Registration is available now through October 10, on-site registration will be available October 23-26. Register online
PRESENTERS-Be sure that you are registered by August 29 to confirm your presentation in the program. 


Symposium Planning Committee Members 
Symposium Chair: Suat Irmak (USA), Ph.D., Professor and Department Head, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Pennsylvania State (Penn State) University, University Park, PA USA
Symposium Co-Chair: Ge Sun (USA), Ph.D., Research Hydrologist and Center Director, Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center, Southern Research Station, USDA Forest Service Symposium Co-Chair: Jessica Bell (USA), ASABE Meetings and Conferences Coordinator

Devendra Amatya, Ph.D., P.E., Research Hydrologist, USDA Forest Service
Carmen de Jong, Ph.D., Professor, University of Strasbourg, France
Amir Haghverdi, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of California-Riverside    
Meetpal S. Kukal, Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor, The Pennsylvania State (Penn State) University
Yuanbo Liu, Ph.D., Professor, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Jami Nettles, Ph.D., Weyerhaeuser Company
Sudhanshu Panda, Ph.D., Professor, University of North Georgia
Jose Payero, Ph.D., Irrigation Research/Extension Specialist, Clemson University Edisto Research and Education Center
Gabriel Senay, Ph.D., P.E., Research Physical Scientist, USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center
Yun Yang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University    
Todd Caldwell, Ph.D., Hydrologist, USGS Nevada Water Science Center
Ted Endreny, Ph.D., Professor, State University of New York
Chadi Sayde, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University