Irrigation Association

Technical Program Committee

The Technical Program Committee oversees the technical conference at the Irrigation Show. The committee:

  • Develops policies related to the annual technical sessions.
  • Solicits and reviews presentation abstracts.
  • Works to add value for conference attendees. 

For more information about IA’s Technical Program Committee or to volunteer, contact the chair or staff liaison.

  • Chair

    • Kenneth C. Stone
      Agricultural Engineer
      USDA-ARS - Coastal Plains Soil, Water, and Plant Research Center
      ken.stone@ars.usda.gov
  • Vice Chair

    • Michael D. Dukes, PhD, PE, CID
      Professor
      University of Florida
      mddukes@ufl.edu
  • Members

  • Staff Liaison

    • Brent Q. Mecham, CAIS, CGIA, CIC, CID, CIT, CLIA, CLWM
      Industry Development Director
      Irrigation Association
      brentmecham@irrigation.org