Hydro technology firm Flow Science announces world conference, call for papers

Hydro software company Flow Science Inc. will host its 2010 FLOW-3D World Users Conference Sept. 23-24, 2010, at the Hotel Omni Mont-Royal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Flow Science is a privately-held software company specializing in computational fluid dynamics software for industrial and scientific applications worldwide. Flow Science technology is applicable to many aspects of the hydropower industry, including wave energy hydropower. Hydroelectric power devices that derive electricity from the sea can be modeled accurately with FLOW-3D fluid modeling software. In 2009, Flow Science announced a pair of new partnerships to sell and support FLOW-3D software. (HydroWorld 9/29/09)

The conference, which lands on the 30th anniversary of Flow Science, is open to FLOW-3D users and those interested in learning about the software. The meeting will feature user presentations from a variety of industrial and research applications. Flow Science staff will be on hand, both to present the development plans for FLOW-3D and to engage attendees in detailed conversations and consultations. Advanced training sessions will be held Sept. 22, 2010, the day before the conference.

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Call for Papers:
Abstracts are now being accepted for the conference. Users who are interested in presenting at the conference should contact Flow Science. Please include a title, your name and job title and a brief description of the FLOW-3D results you plan to present. Abstracts should be 500 words or less.

The due date for abstracts is June 15, 2010, and acceptances will be sent out July 1, 2010. Final presentations are due Sept. 2, 2010. Presentation formats can be either a PowerPoint file or in any file format that can be opened in PowerPoint. Speakers can anticipate a 30 minute speaking slot, including question and answer.

The registration fee will be waived for conference presenters.

More information about the conference and the call for papers can be found at www.flow3d.com.

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