Governor's Water Conference



Call for Abstracts

Student Posters

Photo Contest

Water Legacy Award and "Success Stories"

PDH Credits Sign Up

Planning is in full swing for the 2022 Governor's Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas! This year's conference will be in person at the Hilton Garden Inn in Manhattan, Kansas on November 16 & 17, 2022. Please be sure to check our website regularly as updates to the conference agenda, sponsorship opportunities, and registration will be available soon! 

Professional Abstracts are now being accepted for the fall conference. Please click to the left to find more information.



Sponsor Information

Our sponsors are greatly appreciated! We couldn't offer this conference without your support! Thank you to all of our sponsors who have already donated to the 2022 conference! We have several different sponsorship options still available. Below are the links to the online sponsorship portal as well as the paper sponsorship form. We are excited to see you all in Manhattan this November!
Online Sponsorship portal 
Printable Paper Sponsorship form


2022 Exclusive Reception Sponsors

Hays, City of_Yellow


Burns & McDonnell



Hy-Plains Feedyard   
US Geological Survey 
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
JEO Consulting Group, Inc.
Kansas Biological Survey
Kansas Corn
Ks. Dept. of Health and Environment
Ks. Dept. of Wildlife & Parks
Kansas Farm Bureau
Kansas Forest Service    
Kansas Geological Survey   
Kansas Mesonet
Kansas Soybean Commission
Komet Irrigation Corp
State Association of Kansas Watersheds
USDA-KS Farm Service Agency
City of Wichita


City of Garden City 
Farmers National
Foulston Siefkin LLP
Kansas Bankers Association
Kansas Dairy Association
Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission
Kansas Municipal Utilities
Nash Water Well Service
Professional Engineering Consultants

KWO Photo Contest

Winners of the 2021 Kansas Water Office Photo Contest
Thank you to all of those who submitted photos.

Grows on Water

The Calm before and after the Storm
Laura Krueger

Sunrise & Sunset

Abandoned Sunset
Dana Oswald

Creativity with Water

Falling into Winter
Dana Oswald

Water at Play

Kansas River Sandbar
Heather McClellan

Lakes & Landscapes

Frozen Tuttle
Sarah Ellerbeck

For 2021 Governor's Conference information, including presentations and the agenda, please click here.
For 2021 Student Posters please click here.
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