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Registration is now open for the American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) 125th Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE07). The world’s water community will gather in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 24-28, 2007, to explore the future of safe water, gain knowledge of and insight into cutting-edge research and best practices, and experience the latest products and services available to the water community.
ACE07, to be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, will feature a professional program consisting of approximately 100 sessions, comprised of more than 500 presentations given by more than 1,000 experts in the water industry, plus 14 in-depth workshops. Topics covered will include engineering and construction, water resources management, conservation and reuse, distribution, legislative and regulatory affairs, public communication, and emerging issues. ACE07 attendees will have the opportunity to earn contact hours for the Distribution & Plant Operations, Small Systems & Water Quality tracks, most Sunday Workshops and facility tours.
The ACE07 Exposition will feature 500 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services available to help ensure safe water. These exhibitors will offer expert insight and hands-on understanding for everything from pipes to valves, meters to hydrants, engineering services to tank-related companies, membrane filtration systems to laboratory equipment, and security to wastewater. The New Product Technology Showcase will return to highlight the newest and most innovative products and technology available.
Additionally, ACE 07 will feature special opportunities for international attendees and young professionals, sessions on the AWWA “State of the Industry” report and the new Only Tap Water Delivers Campaign, the Pipe-Tapping Contest and Top Ops Competition, and the “Best of the Best” ACE07 Water Taste Test.