Join WRF at ACE21!

Jun 8, 2021

The American Water Works Association's ACE21 All Virtual Conference (June 14-17) is only a week away! ACE21 offers a variety of sessions you can attend to learn more about The Water Research Foundation's (WRF) work in key water sector research areas. The following sessions focus on WRF's research projects and feature WRF staff as speakers and moderators:

Monday, June 14

Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources Planning Track: Sustainable Water Resources

  • 10:30 AM MDT – Impacts of Climate Change on Honolulu Water Supplies and Planning Strategies for Mitigation (4637), Susan Mukai

Managing Lead in Drinking Water Track: Water Quality: Challenges and Research

  • 10:30 AM MDT – Development of a Community-Based Lead Risk and Mitigation Model (4965), Jonathan Cuppett (WRF Research Program Manager)

  • 10:45 AM MDT – Predicting WLL After a Lead Reduction Strategy (4965), Jacob Wagner

  • 11:00 AM MDT – Using Isotopes to Locate Lead Sources (4965), David Cornwell

Tuesday, June 15

New Tools for Managing T/O and Algae Track: 21st Century Infrastructure

  • 11:20 AM MDT – Evaluation of Adenosine Trisphosphate (ATP) as a Tool for the Early Detection of Cyanobacterial Blooms and Optimization of Algaeci (4912), Faith Kibuye

Successful Water Main Condition Assessment Programs Track: 21st Century Infrastructure

  • 11:45 AM MDT – Moderated by Frank Blaha (WRF Regional Liaison)

Research: The Foundation of Water Sector Innovation Track: Innovating the Future of Water

  • 11:45 AM MDT – Research: The Foundation of Water Sector Innovation, Dr. Christobel Ferguson (WRF Chief Innovation Officer)

  • 12:00 PM MDT – Research: The Foundation of Water Sector Innovation, Dr. Erin Partlan (WRF Innovation Program Manager)

Wednesday, June 16

Implementing Advanced Treatment for Water Reuse Track: Sustainable Water Resources

  • 11:20 AM MDT – Analysis of Ozone-BAF Systems for Water Reuse from Multiple Studies around the World (4832), Ayu Sari