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2013 Fall Conference

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Fall Conference

Conference overview

The Fall Conference is a combined event of the Nebraska chapters of the American Public Works Association (APWA), Water Environment Association (WEA), and American Water Works Association (AWWA).

The conference returns this year to the Younes Conference Center in Kearney. The AWWA meetings, classes, and events will be held on November 6-7.

Photos of the event site

Conference hall exterior

Banquet hall


Conference hall

Hall layout

The hall layout will be detailed at a later time.

Large equipment

The new Fall Conference venue will allow for large equipment to be displayed. There will be several large booths (20' wide by 8' deep) available for vendors who wish to exhibit large equipment.


Exhibitors and sponsors are invited to participate in and support this year's Fall Conference.

Meter Madness

"Meter Madness" returns for the second year, open to any operator or utility member willing to give it a try.

Water-tasting contest

The Public Information committee will host a water-tasting contest as in the past four years.

Benefit poker night

Wednesday night at 9:00 pm

The Young Professionals committee will be heading up a benefit poker tournament for Engineers Without Borders.

Children's poster contest

Schoolchildren in Kearney were invited to submit posters on the theme of "What do you know about H2O?"

The winner in the Kindergarten through 2nd-grade category:
K-2 winner
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The winner in the 3rd-to-5th-grade category:
3rd to 5th grade winner
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Visiting dignitary

Our visiting dignitary is yet to be named.