ACWA 2018 Fall Conference Presentations

  • Dec 7, 2018
  • Presentations & Multimedia

Presentations from ACWA’s 2018 Fall Conference & Exhibition held Nov. 27-30 in San Diego are available below. Please note that this list includes only those presentations and materials made available to ACWA.

For a listing of all sessions and programs, please refer to the full conference program booklet.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

ACWA JPIA Seminar: Staying Out of Hot Water: Understanding Your Role as a Board Member


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Wednesday, Nov. 28

Opening Breakfast 

Attorneys Program: What do the New Water Conservation and Efficiency Requirements Mean for your Agency? – 10 a.m.

Region 8 Issues Forum: Potable Reuse: Nuts and Bolts – 10 a.m.

Water Industry Trends Program: Regulating Urban Water System Leak Loss? – 10 a.m.

Wednesday Luncheon 

Communications Committee Program: Infernos and Information: Communication Lessons Learned During and After a Fire – 2 p.m.

Region 2 Issues Forum – Functional Flows: Fins, Feathers, Furs and Farms – 2 p.m.

Statewide Issues Forum – Groundwater Recharge: Identifying and Removing the Barriers – 2 p.m.

Exhibitor Case Study – The Value of Experienced Licensed Operators in an Emergency (waterTalent) – 2 p.m.

Finance Program: Any Which Way You Can: Pension and OPEB Cost Reduction and Funding Options – 3:30 p.m.

Local Government Committee: A Conversation Concerning Consolidation – 3:30 p.m.

Water Industry Trends Program – Desalination Operations: Filtering the Details – 3:30 p.m.

Exhibitor Case Study – Data Collection for Effective Groundwater Sustainability Planning and Management – 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 29

Attorneys Program: SB 998 (Dodd) Water Service Shut-Offs – What Now? – 9:30 a.m.

Finance Program: Fist Full of Dollars: Reserve Policy and Understanding Risks – 9:30 a.m.

Region 5 Issues Program: Cultivating Your Future Water Workforce – Relationships & Apprenticeships – 9:30 a.m.

Statewide Issues Forum – A Pathway to Voluntary Agreements in the Bay-Delta: Local Solutions and Lessons Learned – 9:30 a.m.

Thursday Luncheon 

Attorneys Program – Masterpiece Cake Shop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission: A Recipe for Fair Hearings – 2 p.m.

Federal Issues Forum – 2 p.m.

Water Industry Trends Program: Innovative Approaches to Watershed Collaboration – 2 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 30


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