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Water Innovation 2017 Highlights Cutting-Edge Technology and Practices in the Water Sector

May 17, 2017

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Attendees at the first ever water innovation forum event, Water Innovation 2017, listen to a panel of speakers talk about to bridge the gap from innovation to practice in the water sector. WEF photo/Renee Kayal.

Innovation provides a key to survival for the water sector. In March, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.), along with partners Imagine H2O (San Francisco) and the California Water Environment Association, held the first water innovation forum, Water Innovation 2017: Putting Ideas into Practice. During the WEF-member-only event, 190 registrants from 27 states, three […]

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BlueTech Forum Reveals Water Sector Strategies for Using Innovation to Thrive

May 12, 2017

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Water innovations will take center stage at the BlueTech Forum 2017. The theme for the event, hosted by BlueTech Research (Cork, Ireland) and scheduled for June 6–7 in Dublin, Ireland, is Water and the 4th Industrial Revolution. During this industrial revolution, individuals gain power and influence as new technologies emerge and are placed in their […]

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

April 27, 2017

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James C. DeLaura, member since 1979, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Warren N. Farmer, member since 1972, Central States Water Environment Association. Sheldon Lipke, member since 1973, New Jersey Water Environment Association. K. Mathai, member since 1982, Missouri Water Environment Association. William J. Muszynksi, member since 1980, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Anita E. Norris, […]

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WEF Introduces the Volunteer Service Recognition Program

April 10, 2017

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Committee Leadership Council and House of Delegates have created the WEF Volunteer Service Recognition Program to recognize outstanding volunteers. The program honors members who significantly contribute to the successes and achievements of the organization by serving on a WEF committee or in the WEF House of Delegates. This […]

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WEF Members Invited To Book WEFTEC 2017 Hotel Rooms Early

March 30, 2017

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Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) members will be given exclusive access to Chicago hotel rooms at specially negotiated group rates beginning April 11. This provides members with an opportunity to reserve a hotel room a week before WEFTEC® 2017 conference registration and housing opens to a broader audience. Individual members will receive an email […]

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

March 29, 2017

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Gregory F. Burde, member since 1973, New Jersey Water Environment Association. James De Block, member since 1981, New Jersey Water Environment Association. David A. Flowers, member since 1982, Central States Water Environment Association. Richard F. Luthy, member since 1970, California Water Environment Association. Gamaliel Martinez De Bascaran, member since 1975, Asociación para la Defensa de […]

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New Jersey Water Environment Association Receives Award for Training

March 29, 2017

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The New Jersey Water Environment Association (NJWEA) has received the 2016 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award in the adult-led environmental education category. The award recognizes outstanding environmental performance programs and projects in the state. “It certainly was an honor to receive the award,” said Tom Grenci, NJWEA president. During the past year, NJWEA has provided approximately […]

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WEF’s My Water Legacy Video Goes Platinum

March 10, 2017

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During the WEFTEC 2016 Opening General Session, attendees saw the premiere of the My Water Legacy video. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) produced the video to show the importance of water and the role those in the water sector assume to protect this vital resource. It introduced the #MyWaterLegacy social media campaign that […]

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