Member Association Feature

Pacific Northwest CWA 

The Pacific Northwest CWA is proud to use the "we are wef" slide shown at WEFMAX 2015 in rolling out their 2015 Strategic Plan to showcase where they are going and why.  Their Mission is dedicated to preserving and enhancing water resource in the states of Idaho, Oregon and Washington.   



2016 YP Summit
YP at uMCLogo

Wednesday, February 24, 2016
12th YP Summit
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel
1 Park Boulevard | San Diego, California

Chair: Alvin Pilobello |  
Co-Chair: Rocky Craley | 
WEF Staff: Dianne Crilley |
AWWA Staff: Nancy Sullivan | nsullivan@awwa.og   



Once you click on the above link, you will be directed to the main registration portal.  You will then need to enter the promo code YPSUM16.  You will then just select your Reg Code that meets your need.  YPFULL = YP Summit + UMC |  YPSUM = YP Summit only | YPSTU = Reg for student attendees   

Feb 23
6:30 - 9:30 pm 
Networking Reception - Half Door Brewing Company - 1903 Island Ave
Feb 24  YP Summit Welcome  - held in Aqua DEF
8:30 - 9:15 am Opening Message by:
Paul Bowen, WEF President
Gene Koontz, AWWA President
9:15 - 10:30 am Cost Effectiveness through Collaboration:
Southern California Water and Wastewater
Agencies Form a One-Water Partnership

Jim Herberg, Orange County Sanitation District
Michael Markus, Orange County Water District
10:30 - 10:45 pm Break
10:45  - 12:00 pm Challenges of Advancing Potable Reuse:  Lessons learned in Pure Water San Diego
John Helminski, Assistant Director of Public Utilities Dept., City of San Diego
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch - in the Indigo Terrace
1:00 - 2:15 pm Workplace Communication:
 Creating Stellar Presentations
Creating Stellar Presentations by:
Alec Mackie, CWEA 
Julie Taylor, CWEA 
2:15 - 3:30 pm Career Advancement:
Leadership Skills to Cultivate for
a Successful Career by:

Jim Clark, WEF Past President
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 5:00 pm YP Panel Discussion - Lessons Learned,
Career Advancement, Networking
5:00  Adjourn
5:30 - 7:00 pm YP Summit Reception   held at the Hilton Bayfront - Indigo Terrace

Embassy Suites Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown ( a limited number of rooms at $199)
601 Pacific Highway
San Diego, California
Reservations  | PH: 619.819.0184

Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel (a limited number of rooms at $242)
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, California
Reservations | PH: 619.564.3333

YP Summit Sponsor: $2,500        Carollo Logo

Donor: YP Mentor - $1,000
American Ductile Iron Pipe; Arcadis; Black & Veatch Corporation; Gannett Fleming;
Garney Construction; and Raftelis Financial Consultants Inc.

Donor: YP Networker - $500
AE2S; California/Nevada AWWA; Brown and Caldwell; CH2M; California WEA; Greeley and Hansen; Hazen and Sawyer; HDR Inc; T&M Associates