The expedition will take place mid-May 2016
Representatives of Wishing Well International Foundation (WWIF) gathered in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa, last week to further strategize and develop plans for the 10-1-10 Africa Expedition. The journey across South Africa and Swaziland was formally announced in April as the signature event of 2016 for WWIF, a nonprofit organization that provides clean, safe drinking water to developing areas.
The conference will be held Sept. 16 to 18 in Lancaster, Pa.
The Eastern Water Quality Assn. will be holding its fall conference and tradeshow at the Doubletree Resort in Lancaster, Pa., Sept. 16 to 18, 2015. Registration for exhibitors and attendees is now open.
The event was held last month at the Las Vegas Convention Center
Nearly 3,700 visitors from 56 countries gathered in Las Vegas last month for WQA Aquatech USA 2015, the annual convention and exposition presented by the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and Amsterdam RAI. Attendees took advantage of the opportunities to gain technical knowledge, network with their peers, learn about WQA's programs and services, see new water treatment products and gain business leads during the event, which was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Elected officials from throughout the South Bay will gather to discuss potential solutions to ongoing water crisis
As California continues to suffer one of the worst droughts in its history, the Santa Clara (Calif.) Valley Water District is convening one of the first regional water summits in the state focused on providing local governments and agencies tools to combat the ongoing water crisis.
The summit will be held Saturday May 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
The conference will be held June 7 to 10 in Anaheim, Calif.
Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols will address water professionals at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, June 8 during the opening general session of the American Water Works Assn.’s Annual Conference and Exposition (AWWA ACE15) at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, Calif. Dr. Nichols is a biologist and New York Times bestselling author of Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do.
The organization expects 1,700 students to attend the festival
The Water Systems Council (WSC) will hold its 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival on May 14, 2015 on the campus of Penn State Erie, the Behrend College, drawing almost 1,700 fifth grade students from Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio.
The 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival is one of the largest WSC has ever hosted. During the festival, students will explore drinking water, groundwater, watersheds, surface water, well systems, and water quality and conservation through interactive activities.
The job fair will be held June 9, from 2 to 5 p.m. during the conference
The American Water Works Assn. will host its annual Career Center Job Fair June 9, 2 to 5 p.m. for job seekers, students and young professionals during its Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE15) in Anaheim, Calif. The Job Fair will take place in the exhibit hall of the Anaheim Convention Center during ACE15.
Job Fair attendees will:
The convention and trade show will be held June 11 to 13, 2015, at Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla.
The Florida Water Quality Assn. (FWQA) announced its 2015 Convention and Trade Show scheduled for June 11 to 13, 2015, at Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla.
This year’s event will be kicked off with the Rusty Schoenthaler Annual Golf Tournament at Hawk’s Landing Golf Course on Thursday, June 11. That evening, attendees will enjoy hospitality suites, which offer fellowship with other water conditioning professionals and provide a networking opportunity.
The organization is encouraging collaboration to address the actions required to ensure global water sustainability
Government ministers from approximately 170 countries with responsibility for water and management of national water policies will join thousands of water experts and industry professionals from April 12 to 17, 2015, at the 7th World Water Forum in Korea.
Panel of experts met to raise awareness about the importance of protecting the Great Lakes and addressing the global water crisis
Evanston, Ill.-based Rotary Intl., an international humanitarian service organization, hosted a free public panel discussion titled "Tap Into Lake Michigan: A Local Perspective on the Global Water Crisis," on March 31 to raise awareness about the importance of water conservation, protecting our Great Lakes and the ways to address the global water crisis.
The panel moderator, Debra Shore, commissioner of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, spoke about Chicago’s water history and the important role Lake Michigan plays in the city.