2018 Research Conference


The latest research addressing the challenges of integrated water management and developing alternative water supplies will be presented at the 2018 WE&RF Research Conference (a continuation of the 20-year tradition of the former WateReuse Research Foundation) in downtown Atlanta, GA on May 7-8, 2018. The Annual Research Conference is designed to help communities prepare for the future with a comprehensive program offering innovative approaches and creative solutions for creating a safe and sustainable local water supply.

The Annual WE&RF Research Conference is where water professionals and researchers meet to network, exchange ideas, and envision the future. The program will include two keynote sessions, multiple plenary/panel discussions, two tracks of sessions, poster presentations, and technical tours.

Core Topics
Integrated Water Management
Stormwater and Green Infrastructure
Watershed Management and Stream Restoration
Desalination
Concentrate Management and disposal
Disinfection Byproducts
Innovative Treatment Technologies
Industrial Reuse
Produced Water
Low Energy Treatment Schemes
Water Quality
Pathogens and Disinfection
Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products
Potable Reuse (groundwater and surface water augmentation)
Reuse Planning and Case Studies
Direct Potable Reuse
Real-time Monitoring
Produced Water

Who Should Attend
Academics
Consultants
Engineers
Government Officials
Planners 
Scientists
Water and Wastewater Utility Officials
Water Agency Managers


Abstract Submittal begins in August 2017. The deadline to submit Abstracts is October 23, 2017.