1st Announcement – Call for Paper

The Italian Chapter of the International Association of  Hydrogeologists (IAH) is pleased to invite you to the 3rd Edition of FLOWPATH, the National Meeting on Hydrogeology. The conference will be held at the University of Cagliari, in June 2017, from Wednesday 14 to Friday 16.

According to the aim of the 1st Edition of FLOWPATH (Bologna, 2012), the conference will be an opportunity for Italian hydrogeologists to exchange ideas and knowledge on different groundwater  issues.

The IAH Italian Chapter is committed to ensuring the continuation of this debate within the scientific and professional community, giving priority to proposals and ideas of young hydrogeologists.

During the meeting, the 3rd Zuppi award for the best PhD thesis on hydrogeological issues will be assigned

Conference Objectives

The objectives of the conference are:

  • to promote dialogue and exchange of scientific knowledge among young hydrogeologists;
  • to deepen the theoretical and practical aspects of our understanding of groundwater;
  • to update all the stakeholders, researchers and professionals on recent challenges in the hydrogeological sciences;
  • to encourage researchers, professionals and administrators to contribute to the improvement of water resources management.

Conference fees



The fees include: participation to the  Conference, congress kit, coffee breaks, lunches, conference dinner, volume of abstracts on USB support and Field Trip.

Key Dates

1st Announcement: October 07, 2016

Deadline for abstract submission: February 15, 2017

Notification of abstract acceptance: March 20, 2017

Deadline for early bird registration: March 31, 2017

Deadline for short note submission: June, 30, 2017

2nd Announcement: April 15, 2017

The Conference: June 14-16, 2017