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2019 Fall Conference

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Call for papersConference overviewPre-conference workshopPhotosHall layoutExhibitorsTop OpsBackflow ChallengeWater-Tasting ContestBenefit Poker NightRaffleChildren's Poster ContestExam PrepDignitaryPast Chairs BreakfastAwards

Call for papers

Want to present at the Fall Conference? Respond to our call for papers! The deadline for paper submissions is June 14th.

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.

Preconference workshop

Photos of the event site

Conference hall exterior

Banquet hall


Conference hall

Hall layout

(Layout forthcoming)


Top Ops

Backflow Challenge

Water-tasting contest

Benefit poker night

The Young Professionals committee will host a poker tournament. All conference attendees are invited to participate and help support Water for People. This has been a wonderful event over the last few years and we want to keep the positive momentum going.

Water for People Raffle

Children's poster contest

Exam prep

Visiting dignitary

Our visiting dignitary will be Mary Gugliuzza, who currently serves as the national AWWA Public Affairs Council Chair. Mary is the Media Relations and Communications Coordinator for the City of Fort Worth Water Department in Fort Worth, TX.

Past chairs breakfast

Past Chairs of the Nebraska Section AWWA will gather for breakfast at a time and place to be announced.