Water Research Foundation Resources Expert Symposiums Sustainable Water Management Conference 2018

​Hosted by the American Water Works Association, this annual conference convenes water professionals to learn about balancing the benefits of conservation with the costs, sustainable utilities and infrastructure, urban planning and design, energy efficiency, water conservation, and more. 

The 2018 Sustainable Water Management Conference was held March 25–28, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.

These presentations are posted with permission from the American Water Works Association.

Conference Presentations

Assessing Water Demand Patterns to Improve Sizing of Water Meters and Service Lines (Project #4689) – Steve Buchberger, University of Cincinnati

Incentives for Green Infrastructure on Private Property: Program Options and Lessons Learned (Project #4684) – Janet Clements, Bob Raucher, and Jim Henderson, Corona Environmental Consulting

Integrating Water Efficiency Standards and Codes into Long-Term Demand Forecasting (Project #4495) – Sarah Diringer, Heather Cooley, Matthew Heberger, Rapichan Phurisamban, Kristina Donnelly, Pacific Institute; Andrea Turner, John McKibbin, Institute for Sustainable Futures; Mary Ann Dickinson, Alliance for Water Efficiency 

Quantifying the Potential Benefits of Land Conservation in Preserving Long-Term Water Supply to Optimize Return on Investment (Project #4702) – Michele Eddy, Katie van Werkhoven, Benjamin Lord, Samuel Kovach, Jake Serago, and George Van Houtven, RTI International

Developing an Early Warning System for Taste and Odor Episodes on the Missouri River (Project #4683) – Walter Grayman; Amlan Ghosh and Timothy Bartrand, Corona Environmental Consulting, LLC; Ruth Marfil Vega and Orren Schneider, American Water; and Craig Adams, Saint Louis University

WRF: Water Demand Forecasting Research Overview – Maureen Hodgins, The Water Research Foundation

Water Use in the Multi-Family Housing Sector (Project #4554) – Jack C. Kiefer and Lisa R. Krentz, Hazen and Sawyer

Building Sustainable Relationships Between Clean Water Agencies and the Community (Project #4678) – Sakis Kotsantonis, Alejandro Pinedo, and Sophie Lawrence, KKS Advisors