Young Professionals in Hydropower

Giving pre and post graduates the opportunity to be a part of the hydropower industry

Student Conference and Exhibit Rate
Only $75!

Benefits of Attending HydroVision International

  • Access to all Conference Sessions (15 Professional Development Hour Credits!)
  • Access to Keynote
  • Access to the Exhibition Hall, Including Exhibit Hall Reception
  • Thursday's Mile High Mingle Networking Party*
  • Friday's Celebrate 2 Innovate Networking Luncheon* NEW!

*Included in the Full Time Student All Access Pass Registration

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Price Packages that Fit Your Budget

Full Time Student Exhibit Hall Only
Full Time Student Conference and Exhibit Only
$75 Best Deal  
Full Time Student All Access Pass
(includes networking events and lunch tickets)

I think the importance of having young professionals come to HydroVision is that this is where the knowledge transfer happens. It’s where everything goes from the generation that is retiring to the new generation that is going to take over this industry. "

Brenna Vaughn, Director, Hydro Research Foundation

Waterpower® Hydro Basics Course  |  Perfect for Young Professionals

For All Newcomers to the Hydro Industry!

Here's everything you need to know to get started in hydro!

Date and Times: 

Monday, June 26, 2017 | 10:00AM - 5:30PM and Tuesday, June 27, 2017  |  8:30AM - 2:30PM

Hydro Basics Course Only: Contact Brandon Townsdin for Details
Hydro Basics Course + HydroVision international Full Conference: Contact Brandon Townsdin for Details
***Cost Includes a Technical Tour to a Hydro Facility

Who Should Attend:

Individuals new to hydro, both new hires and experienced professionals moving into hydro or those who want to expand their areas of expertise.

Here's everything you need to know to get started in hydro...and a perfect refresher course for veterans! This intensive, highly practical training is designed to help persons new to hydro be more productive more quickly and to help persons with limited hydro experience expand their knowledge.


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Highly qualified faculty representing consulting companies, utilities, federal power producers, and regulatory agencies present interesting, insightful lectures on:
·         Hydro Overview
·         Harnessing the Water
·         Turbine Basics
·         Electrical System Basics
·         Hydro in a Power System
·         Day-to-Day Operations
·         How Projects are Regulated
·         International Regulatory Issues
·         Communicating Hydro's Value
·         Natural Resource Stewardship: Instream Flows, Fish Passage, and Dam Effects on Water Quality

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Check out why attending our Waterpower® Hydro Basics Course is ideal for YOUR career development!


With so many options within our multi-track conference, rows and rows of exhibit hall and thousands of peers to rub shoulders with, we've tried our best to highlight all the need-to-knows right here for you. Questions? Our team is standing by.

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About The Event

Who We Are. What We Do.

See why we are deemed the Largest hydro power event in the world!


Event Schedule

2017 is Already Being Put Together

View how the event will look for next year and how you can already start planning to attend


Registration Information

Get Fast Access to Basic FAQs.

Find all kinds of ways to get our attention here! Plus basic information on ways to register, fast track registration and our cancellation and attendee badge policies.



The 2017 Floor Plan is Filling Up Fast!

Check out our LIVE floor plan. Whether you're planning on exhibiting or just walking the hall, this is the perfect way to see who is already there.

Conference Program

Networking Events

The Right Place, at the Right Time

Enjoy fun times, while mingling with decision makers in the industry

Travel Information

Travel Information

Prepare Your Journey. Secure Your Stay.

Whether you're crossing oceans or crossing the street, buttoned-up travel plans are a must. Get all you need to know about your journey - right here.