Water Environment Federation   American Water Works Association 

This conference is jointly sponsored by the Water Environment Federation and American Water Works Association, in cooperation with the California Water Environment Association. 

Water and wastewater managers and professionals will gather to hear the latest approaches, practices, processes, techniques, case studies, and research in all aspects of utility management.

Over the past 30 years, members of AWWA and WEF have established The Utility Management Conference as one of the leading, most informative, and most prestigious management conferences available. Come prepared to share your experiences and learn from others in similar situations as we respond to the most pressing management issues of the day.

The Call for Abstracts is now open! To view the Call for Abstracts, click here. To view the Call for Workshops, Sessions, and Utility Leadership Forum Proposals, click here

Submit an abstract or proposal


The Call for Abstracts is now open!

Submit an Abstract
Deadline to Submit:  Midnight Eastern on Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Call for Abstracts (PDF)

Want to know more about the difference between a Session, Utility Leader Forum, and Workshop proposal before submitting?  

Questions? Please contact:
WEF Education and Training
703-684-2400 x7450


Hyatt Regency - Orange County

11999 Harbor Blvd.

Garden Grove, CA 92840

Phone: (714) -750-1234

Hotel Link: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/california/hyatt-regency-orange-county/alica?src=prop_tripadvisor_businesslisting_alica_en_homepage_desktop

Reservation Link Coming Soon!


Become a Sponsor at Utility Management 2020

Sponsorship Opportunities Coming October 2019!

Promote Directly to Your Target Audience.

Attract the attention of key decision-makers with multiple exposure opportunities available at price points designed for any marketing plan.

Overall Sponsor Benefits* 
• Enhanced visibility to conference attendees
• Logo recognition on corresponding sponsor slide at the Opening General Session
• Sign recognition at sponsored event
• Branding on signage recognizing all sponsors on display for the duration of the conference
• Logo with sponsor directory listing including company website and address in conference program
• Logo enhanced online sponsorship directory listing on conference homepage
• Complete mobile app listing, including logo, description, and PDF upload capability
• Pre-registered and final attendee lists in Excel format
• Sponsor badge ribbons
* Overall sponsor benefits are included with all opportunities, except hotel sponsorships, meterboards, and tote bag inserts.

Sponsors are required to review the License for Sponsoring prior to signing the Sponsor Reservation & Contract. Additionally, the sponsor agrees to all the terms and conditions of this License.

Questions about Sponsoring?  
      Sarah Evans Moretti  
      Manager, Exhibition Sales       
      phone: 703-684-2466 
      email: smoretti@wef.org   


More information about Registration is coming soon.


Questions?  Please contact:
Registration Coordinator
Phone: 703-684-2441
Email: Registration@wef.org