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.
Industry experts will discuss water conservation and give a local perspective on the global water crisis
With the exception of the polar ice caps, the Great Lakes system is the largest source of freshwater in the world. Lake Michigan is the largest public drinking water supply in Illinois, serving nearly 6.6 million people who use close to 1 billion gal of water each day.
The early registration deadline is March 27
The super saver registration deadline for the American Water Works Assn.’s (AWWA) 2015 Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE15) is Friday March 27. ACE15 will take place June 7 to 10 in Anaheim, Calif.
The early registration deadline is March 16
The early registration deadline for the American Water Works Assn.’s (AWWA) sixth International Symposium on Waterborne Pathogens is March 16, 2015. The event will take place April 13 to 14, 2015, in Savannah, Ga.
Conference will focus on strategies for sharing water
Water experts will gather at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), April 23 and 24, 2015, for Water After Borders: Global Stakes, Local Politics, a two-day summit focused on strategies for sharing water across political, geographical and cultural boundaries.
The Opening General Session also will feature WQA’s annual awards presentation, remarks by the president and executive director, and the election of WQA’s board of directors
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and Amsterdam RAI announced that Jay Leno will be the headline entertainer for WQA Aquatech USA 2015. The late-night television show host and stand-up comedian will perform during the show’s Opening General Session on Wednesday, April 22. WQA Aquatech USA will take place April 21 to 24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
WQA Aquatech USA 2015, one of the industry’s biggest events of the year, will kick off on April 21 in Las Vegas. Always a good opportunity for networking, education and learning about the latest products and services, this year’s event will include new features and the chance to attend related industry trade shows. WQP Managing Editor Kate Cline checked in with Water Quality Assn.
The event will be held March 2 to 6, 2015, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
THe American Membrane Technology Assn. and the American Water Works Assn. will present the latest developments in membrane water treatment technologies at the Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition. The event will take place March 2 to 6, 2015, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla.
Five new records were set at the 2015 AHR Expo in Chicago
The 2015 AHR Expo claimed the title for the best-attended event ever held in Chicago. Preliminary figures show that more than 61,000 total attendees, including 42,400 visitors, participated in the event held at McCormick Place Jan. 26 to 28.
According to Clay Stevens, president of International Exposition Co., five Chicago records were broken by the successful 2015 event: