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March 30, 3012
Registration and Housing is Now Open for WEFTEC® 2012 in New Orleans
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ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Registration and housing is now open for WEFTEC 2012, the Water Environment Federation’s 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference. This year’s event will take place September 29 – October 3, 2012 at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La.
If it’s about water, it will be at WEFTEC. As the largest annual water quality conference and exhibition in the world, WEFTEC continues to offer the best educational, business, and networking opportunities in the water profession today. This year’s world-class technical program will feature 130 technical sessions, 24 workshops, and six local facility tours. A wide range of topics and focus areas allow attendees to design their own, unique learning experience with the opportunity to earn continuing education credits.
The 2012 focus areas include: Collection Systems; Disinfection and Public Health; Facility Operations and Maintenance; Future Insights, Global Issues and Sustainability; Government Affairs; Industrial Issues and Treatment Technologies; Research and Innovation; Municipal Wastewater Treatment Process and Design; Residuals and Biosolids Management; Stormwater Management; Utility Management; Water Reclamation and Reuse; and Watershed Resources Management and Sustainability.
As a complement to the technical program, WEFTEC’s unrivaled exhibition will provide access to more than 900 exhibiting companies and their technical experts showing the latest developments, research, solutions, and cutting-edge technologies in the field.
Other conference highlights will include the Opening General Session and special preview of the exhibition floor on opening day, Monday, October 1; the annual community outreach project, poster sessions, the design competition, the 25th annual Operations Challenge competition, and more. Details about the Opening General Session program and keynote speaker will be announced at a later date.
Please visit www.weftec.org for registration information and the latest conference details.
Note to editors:
Complimentary registration is available for credentialed media representatives in advance until August 29 and then onsite in Room 269 of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center beginning Sunday, September 29 at 8:30 a.m. Please visit the online press room
for more details.About WEF
Founded in 1928, the Water Environment Federation (WEF) is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 36,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality professionals around the world. WEF members, Member Associations, and staff proudly work to achieve our mission to provide bold leadership, champion innovation, connect water professionals, and leverage knowledge to support clean and safe water worldwide. To learn more, visit www.wef.org