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Annual Conference - At A Glance
Below is a preliminary look at what's coming for the 2018 Annual Conference!  Please bookmark this page and keep checking back with us. We will continue to add and post information as it becomes available.

Detailed Technical Program is now available!  SEE BELOW (click each day for detailed agendas)

Important Dates & Deadlines:

  • December 15, 2017:  Conference Registration Opens; Hotel Open for Reservations
  • January 15, 2018:  Deadline to sign up as a Conference Sponsor
  • February 25, 2018:  Hotel Room Block closes
  • March 1, 2018: Deadline for Early Registration Savings

click for detailed program

click for detailed program

click for detailed program


Registration Hours
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 1:30pm

Wednesday is Operators and Students Day!

Opening Technical Workshop - 10 am - 4:15 pm
"Water System Optimization

Exhibit Hall Open - 7:30 am - 4 pm

Interfaith Breakfast
7:30 - 8:15 am

 Farewell Breakfast - 8 am - 9:30 am

Set up
10 am - 4 pm

Three (3) Concurrent AM and PM Technical Sessions

Three (3) Concurrent AM and PM Technical Sessions

Opening Night Meet & Greet in the Exhibit Hall - 5:45 - 7:45 pm Students' Program:
special track planned for college student - this year: careers in water, interview skills, 'meet the professionals' session
Exhibits Open
8 am - 1:30 pm (exhibitors breakdown after 1:30 pm)

Student Poster Sessions

Water For People Drop in the Bucket Auction Prize Drawing


Welcome to our visiting representative, Aurel Arndt, AWWA Treasurer

Drinking Water Taste Test Contest: put your water to the test! for information on participating in the taste test, contact Sean Fitzgerald

Past Chair's Luncheon (invitation only)


Operator Hands-On Sessions


Students & Operators Trivia Bowl Competition

Attendee Appreciation & Awards Dinner: Featuring presentation of the George Warren Fuller Award


Annual Business Meeting and presentation of Operators Meritorious Service Award, Next Generation Award, and operator recognition


Special Event!

Rock out with the Section Band, "Water Hammer," at the new Premier Nightclub



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