Kansas Water Environment Association
KS Section American Water Works Association

What to Expect as an Attendee of the Water/Wastewater Conference

This year's KWEA/KsAWWA joint conference offers a wide variety of topics.

Attendees can expect:

  • An expanded program
  • Increased attendance
  • More exhibitors and equipment
  • Greater networking opportunities
  • Greater diversity in the program
  • Opportunities for membership expansion

Water and Wastewater Conference Topics

Wastewater Issues
Biological and Advanced Wastewater Treatment • Small and Decentralized Systems • Industrial Wastewater and Pretreatment Systems • Biosolids, Residuals, and Resource Recovery • Collection Systems, CSOs, and SSOs • Wastewater Technology • Operations and Maintenance

Drinking Water Topics
Water Utility Management • Distribution Systems – Maintenance and Replacement • Residuals and By-Products Management • Water Conservation • Advanced Treatment Technologies • Harmful Algae Blooms (HAB) / Cyanobacteria • Water Technology • Operation and Maintenance

Joint Issues
Stormwater Management • Legislative / Regulatory • Laboratory Practices and Issues • Asset Management / Life Cycle Costs • Instrumentation / Automation / Controls Systems • Disinfections • New Technologies, Emerging Issues • Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Green Solutions • Utility Management and Leadership


Attendee Registration & Pricing

Full Conference Registration

  • Tuesday through Thursday sessions, Tuesday & Wednesday lunch, meet & greet event Tuesday evening
    • Members $275
    • Non-Members $325

Single Day Registration

  • Tuesday & Wednesday (lunch & breaks included)
    • Members $150
    • Non-Members $175
    • Young Professionals $125
    • Retirees $50
    • Students $0
  • Thursday (no lunch)
    • Members $50
    • Non-Members $75
    • Young Professional $0
    • Retirees $0
    • Students $0

Collections Workshop

  • Wednesday (includes lunch) & Thursday (no lunch) $175