The week-long program prepares dealers for businesses success
Rainsoft University, a week-long program designed to prepare dealers for business success, recently graduated 17 people representing 13 dealerships from 11 states and the Dominican Republic.
“We hosted a very enthusiastic group for five days, and they left Chicago ready to invest new ideas and plans into their dealerships,” said John Nebelle, manager of sales administration for RainSoft.
The 133rd annual conference will be held June 8 to 12 in Boston
Attendee registration is open for the 2014 Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE14), produced by the American Water Works Assn., to be held June 8 to 12 in Boston. The 133rd annual conference will offer solutions to meet the changing needs of the global water community, with 18 professional tracks and eight Sunday workshops, plus 450 exhibitors, with expanded networking opportunities on the show floor.
Event highlighted new research, including making pools and spas safer, and impact of DBPs
The 10th annual World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC) and Aquatic Physical Therapy Summit was held in Indianapolis, Oct. 16 to 18, 2013. Nearly 400 attendees from 39 states and eight countries (the U.S., Australia, Canada, Mexico, Finland, Poland, Puerto Rico and Ukraine) attended this global aquatic research forum. The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) conducted a post-conference survey with all WAHC attendees.
Fix a Leak Week 2014 to take place March 17 to 23, 2014
The 2014 Fix a Leak Week theme is "Chasing Leaks." WaterSense is encouraging its partners to organize running races or other community events educating consumers to chase down leaks and stop wasting water during the its sixth annual Fix a Leak Week March 17 to 23, 2014. Several WaterSense partners across the country have planned races that feature running toilets and sprinting sprinklers to illustrate what can happen when leaks get out of control.
Winners showcase industry-leading technology
The winners of the 2014 AHR Expo Innovation Awards have been selected and will be honored at a special ceremony on Jan. 22, 2014, during the world’s largest HVACR exposition and conference in New York City.
Awards were conferred at the conclusion of the 2013 IDA World Congress
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) announced the recipients of its Best Papers Awards and the Emerging Leaders Achievement Award in Desalination and Water Reuse. The awards were conferred at the conclusion of the 2013 IDA World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse, held Oct. 20 to 25 in Tianjin, China.
The combined IBWA and NAMA tradeshow will be held Nov. 13
The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) and the National Automatic Merchandising Assn. (NAMA) will again conduct two of their conferences over the same dates and at the same location. The 2013 IBWA Annual Business Conference and Tradeshow will be held Nov. 11 to 15, and the 2013 NAMA Coffee Tea & Water show will be held Nov. 12 to 14. Both conferences will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.
The meetings are part of an initiative to cultivate membership
As part of its ongoing initiative to cultivate membership in Asia, the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) is holding meetings in South Korea, China and India this winter. Each meeting will provide an opportunity for current and prospective member companies to share their thoughts on the types of programs and services they want WQA to offer in these countries.
Dr. Jim Birkett recognized for his contributions in the fields of desalination and water reuse
The Intl. Desalination Assn. (IDA) presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Jim Birkett in recognition of his extensive contributions in the fields of desalination and water reuse. The award was conferred at the IDA World Congress 2013 in Tianjin, China.