World Aquatic Health Conference early bird registration ends May 31
The World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC), an educational and scientific conference in the aquatics industry, will be in Nashville, Tenn. from Oct. 19 to 21.
Early bird registration concludes May 31. Information on how to register can be found on the WAHC website.
The 13th Annual WAHC will unite a cornucopia of aquatic leaders, researchers, manufacturers, operators, and managers at the Sheraton Music City Hotel.
IWA and AWP invite leaders to summit on water scarcity and drought
The International Water Assn. (IWA) and the Australian Water Partnership (AWP) will convene government and business leaders, NGOs, scientists and international organizations at a global summit on water scarcity and drought. The summit will take place Oct. 10 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia in connection with the World Water Congress and Exhibition.
Event includes golf outing and a networking luau
The Florida Water Quality Assn. announced the 2016 Convention and Trade Show will take place June 9 through 11 at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando.
Tee it up for the Annual Rusty Schoenthalter Golf Tournament at beautiful Hawk’’s Landing Golf Club starting at 8 a.m. June 9. There will be additional games and prizes will be issued to winners.
Event gathers hundreds of professionals for panels, exhibits and presentations
Nearly 800 Water experts and leaders have confirmed their participation at Singapore International Water Week.
Early bird registration will end May 15 at which point regular registration prices will begin.
Jim Cantore and Jay Mohr will address crowds at opening general session and water industry luncheon
The American Water Works Association announced The Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore and comedian Jay Mohr are scheduled to speak during the association’s Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE16), to be held June 19 through 22 in Chicago.
Nominations are open through June 25
The International Desalination Assn. will confer the inaugural IDA Water Reuse and Conservation Awards at its International Conference on Water Reuse and Recycling “Turning Vision into Reality”, which takes place Sept. 25 through 27 at the Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Méditeranée in Nice, France.
Nominations are now being accepted for the awards, which will recognize outstanding achievements in the following three categories:
April 26 happening is hosted by Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP
Dr. Trevor Ghylin presents a discussion on “Microbes, Water and the Milwaukee Startup Scene” at the Southeast Wisconsin Biotech Netowrking Event April 26 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Ghylin is the founder and chief technology officer of Microbe Detectives. He is a professional water process engineer with more than a decade of experience working for CH2M, a consulting firm in the water industry. He is also a senior process engineer for Xylem, a multi-billion-dollar water technology company.
Three-day October event in City of Industry, Calif.; provides education seminars, awards banquet
The Pacific Water Quality Assn. (PWQA) Convention and Trade Show will kick off Oct. 18 at 8 a.m. in City of Industry, Calif. The first day will feature test preparation and education programs before the board of directors meet the same afternoon.
The golf tournament will begin the following morning with the annual banquet and awards ceremony rounding out the end of the day. The trade show will being Thursday along with a series of seminars and tech talks.
Event opens May 19 in Frederick, Md.; offers continuing education credits
Eastern Water Quality Assn. announced a May 19 event in Frederick, Md.
Presentations will feature more than 10 hours of training for testing radon in water and understanding radiological contaminants. Classes will also provide training on valves and pumps for Maryland and Water Quality Association continuing education credits.
Registration forms are available on the EWQA website, along with member application forms.
Awards include best paper and poster for individuals, students
The 2016 Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition was held in San Antonio in February. The following awards were presented during the concluding awards ceremony on Feb. 4, 2016:
AMTA/AWWA MTC16 Best Paper Awards: