EVENTS & RESEARCH UPDATES

2017 Clarke Prize Conference and Award Ceremony: October 19-20, 2017

Featured presentations will focus on WE&RF's potable reuse research and WE&RF researcher Dr. Charles N. Haas will be presented with the 2017 Clarke Prize Award.

Advancing Anaerobic Digestion Workshop: October 25-26, 2017

The invited participants will discuss, contribute and identify best practices currently used by water resource recovery facilities from their experience with co-digestion.

World Water-Tech North America: November 2-3, 2017

Now in its 5th year, World Water-Tech North America, hosted by WaterTAP Ontario and Rethink Events, will gather municipalities, private utilities, corporate investors, engineering giants.

Onsite Systems Workshop: November 8, 2017

In partnership with US Water Alliance, Water Research Foundation, CWEA, and NWRI, this workshop will engage attendees on the current state and future of onsite reuse.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

WE&RF News & Highlights

WE&RF and Water Research Foundation Announce Integration into One Organization

The Boards of Directors for WE&RF and Water Research Foundation (WRF) have voted unanimously to integrate the two organizations into one research foundation.

WE&RF Awards Research Contract to Examine the Effectiveness Urban Tree Systems on Stormwater Quality

WE&RF has awarded a contract to Kansas State University to begin research on Incorporating Forestry into Stormwater Management Programs: State of the Science and Business Model Evaluation for Nutrient Reduction and Volume Control (SIWM12C15).

WE&RF Initiating 14 New Research Projects

The WE&RF Board of Directors recently approved $1.2 million in funding for 14 new research projects.

WE&RF Announces 2017 Paul L. Busch Award Winner

On Tuesday October 3, 2017, during WEFTEC in Chicago, IL, WE&RF awarded Shaily Mahendra, Ph.D., with the 2017 Paul L. Busch Award.