Workshops & Conferences


  • IOA-PAG Conference (August 15-18)

    South Point Hotel
    Las Vegas, NV

    This conference will showcase leading edge technologies for Municipal water, Municipal wastewater and Industrial process applications with special attention to both Ozone and AOP Technologies. 

    Visit WRF in the Exhibit Hall at Booth #14

  • WateReuse California Annual Conference (September 11-13)

    Hyatt Regency Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA

    The in-person program will include a wealth of technical sessions, panel presentations, tours, and networking opportunities.

    California is home to the largest potable water reuse programs in the world and uses recycled water extensively for all different purposes. Learn more about the massive expansions of recycled water underway to help keep supply steady in the face of worsening drought and climate impacts. 

    Sessions will focus on new technology, changing regulations, funding, communications, regional collaboration, and more. Participants can earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) for attending.

  • US Water Alliance One Water Summit (September 13-15)

    Wisconsin Center
    Milwaukee, WI

    The US Water Alliance's One Water Summit gathers the most diverse group of water stakeholders in the country for a completely unique and urgent conversation about the future of water through engaging plenaries and workshops, dynamic institutes and site-visits, and plenty of networking time between individuals, organizations, and delegations. Our Summit also serves as a time to award the US Water Prize, where we recognize outstanding One Water leaders across the nation. 


  • World Water-Tech North America Summit (September 28-29)

    Torrance Marriott Redondo Beach
    Torrance, CA

    The Water Research Foundation is delighted to support the World Water-Tech North America Summit in Los Angeles this September 28-29.

    Make the most of this unique opportunity to meet up with 300+ North American water utilities, engineering firms, regulators, tech pioneers, investors and start-ups.

    Check in with partners, kickstart new connections, and secure face to face time with new prospects during 1-1 meetings and a networking cocktail hour. 

    Book before August 18 to take advantage of the Early Bird Price USD $1,295 (in-person) or $395 (virtual) and save an extra 10% with our WRF member discount code WRF10

    Secure your place now:

    Now in its 10th year, the World Water-Tech North America Summit returns to Los Angeles in 2022 to accelerate innovation, investment, and collaboration in the North American water ecosystem. Held on September 28-29, the summit will provide water leaders with a platform for high-level discussion, networking, and deal making.

    Water resources are increasingly under pressure from population growth, aging infrastructure, and the impacts of climate change. In the US and around the globe, efficiency, conservation, and resilience are more important than ever.

    Hosted in California – home to both innovative utilities and the highest concentration of start-ups in the world, World Water-Tech North America will assemble municipal and industrial leaders, regulators, engineering firms, tech pioneers, and investors to collaborate towards creating smarter, more resilient water systems.

    An expert speaking faculty featuring water utility executives and the industry’s leading innovators will tackle the critical issues of 2022:
    • Climate Resilience: Innovation to Accelerate Action
    • Pathway to Net Zero: Decarbonizing Water Systems
    • One Water Movement: Bridging Siloes & Strengthening Partnerships
    • Stormwater Management: Capture, Treatment & Reuse
    • Water Reuse: Decentralized & Onsite Solutions for Drought Resilience
    • Circular Systems: Exploring the Potential of Nutrient Recovery
    • Big Data: The Value of Real-Time Analytics
    • Water Quality: Contaminant Monitoring, Detection & Elimination
    • Leakage: Predictive Technologies for Water Loss Prevention
    • Financing: Driving More Capital into Water Innovation

    Join us in September, for plenary discussions, start-up showcases, fireside chats and 1-1 networking. Whether joining in person or virtually, networking is made easy via our online platform where all delegates will be able to meet and collaborate to forge partnerships and develop ideas critical to move the water industry forward.

  • WEFTEC 2022 (October 8-12)

    The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
    New Orleans, LA

    Tap into the power of your community to transform the future of water. There is no better place than WEFTEC to meet water professionals from around the world and experience first-hand the best in water quality education, leading experts, the latest technology and trends, and proven solutions. Create connections and transform tomorrow at WEFTEC 2022.

    Visit WRF in the Exhibit Hall at Booth #3245

    WRF Sessions, Papers, and Workshops at WEFTEC

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  • Water Quality Technology Conference (November 13-17)

    Duke Energy Convention Center
    Cincinnati, OH

    The premier conference for water quality professionals around the world! This established and highly regarded conference provides a practical forum for a wide range of water technology professionals to exchange the latest research and information.

    Be sure to attend one of the WRF Moderated Sessions:

    • MON01 - Screening, Monitoring, and Analysis
      Moderator: Alice Fulmer, Regional Liaison
    • MON07 - WRF 5082: Investigation of Alternative Management Strategies to Prevent PFAS from Entering Drinking Water Supplies and Wastewater (STS)
      Moderator: Mary Smith, Research Program Manager
    • WED01 - The Microplastics Maelstrom
      Moderator: Ashwin Dhanasekar, Research Program Manager
    • WED09 - Control of CECs
      Kenan Ozekin, Research Unit Leader
    • WED11 - The Water Research Foundation's Latest Opportunistic Pathogens Research Update (STS)
      Grace Jang, Research Program Manager