2017 Fall Conference
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Call for papers ■ Conference overview ■ Pre-conference workshop ■ Photos ■ Hall layout ■ Exhibitors ■ Top Ops ■ Backflow Challenge ■ Meter Madness ■ Water-Tasting Contest ■ Benefit Poker Night ■ Raffle ■ Children's Poster Contest ■ Dignitary ■ Past Chairs Breakfast ■ Awards
The deadline for paper submissions is June 15th.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.
- Fall Conference agenda and brochure
- Conference registration (forthcoming)
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Details to come
Conference hall exterior
- Exhibitor registration (forthcoming)
- Exhibitor invitation letter (forthcoming)
- Exhibitor contract (forthcoming)
- Sponsorship (forthcoming)
The Top Ops contest will again challenge participants with a wide range of questions about water treatment and distribution. The winners will go on to represent the Nebraska Section at the 2017 AWWA ACE.
Cash prizes are also on the line:
- First place: $60 per participant
- Second place: $40 per participant
- Third place: $20 per participant
Rich Koenig will host the Backflow Challenge and Ultimate Backflow Challenge.
"Meter Madness" returns, open to any operator or utility member willing to give it a try.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.
- Event flyer (forthcoming)
- Sponsorship form (forthcoming)
The Water For People committee is conducting a benefit raffle. Tickets are $10 each, or three for $20.
- First prize: to be announced
- Second prize: to be announced
- Third prize: to be announced
Our visiting dignitary is to be announced.
Past Chairs of the Nebraska Section AWWA will gather for breakfast at a time and place to be announced.
Several members will be recognized with honors and awards at our banquet. This year's Fuller Award winner will be named, and several long-term members will be recognized.