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2018 WWAC Symposium Exhibitor & Sponsorship Brochure Posted

The ISA water/wastewater symposium committee is pleased to announce that our updated 2018 Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities Brochure is now available. The brochure includes information about the symposium hotel – the Hyatt Regency Bethesda. It also includes an updated floor layout for the exhibitor hall and information about exhibitor booth locations. At the 2018 ISA Water/Wastewater and […]

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Fall / December 2017 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our fall / december 2017 newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at www.isa.org/wwid/. In our 30 page newsletter you will find a wide range of articles. Here is the table of contents: 1…….Director’s Welcome 1…….Newsletter Editor’s Welcome 3…….Message from your Director-Elect 4…….Don […]

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2018 Call for Abstracts – 250 word submissions due Jan 31, 2018

The WWAC 2018 Call for Abstracts is now available. Our 2018 symposium will be Aug 7-9, 2018 in Bethesda Maryland USA (just 10 minutes from Washington DC.) Submissions are due January 31, 2018. Prospective authors have the choice of presenting a 30 minute PowerPoint presentation, a 6-12 page paper, or a large format 3ft x […]

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Don Dickinson named as 2018 General Symposium Chair

The International Society of Automation (ISA) is pleased to announce that Don Dickinson, of Phoenix Contact, has been named as general symposium chair for the upcoming 2018 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium. Taking place at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda in Bethesda Maryland on 7-9 August 2018 and only 15 minutes from the nation’s capitol, […]

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2018 ISA Water/Wastewater Division Student Scholarships – applications due Jan 31,2018

The ISA water/wastewater division (WWID) is pleased to announce the 2018 ISA WWID Michael Fedenyszen Memorial Student Scholarship Program. Students can apply by filling out the 2018 scholarship application form and attaching a 200-word essay on why they should win, a copy of their academic transcript and confirmation of enrollment. The application deadline is January […]

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ISA Water/Wastewater Division was at the 2017 Fall Leaders Meeting

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industries Division (WWID) was pleased to participate in the ISA’s 2017 Fall Leaders Meeting.  The FLM, as it known, is the ISA’s society-level Annual General Meeting. This year the FLM took place in Tampa Bay Florida on Oct 28 – Nov 1, 2017 at the Tampa Bay Grand Hyatt Hotel. Some 600 […]

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WWID participates in ISA112 SCADA Systems standards committee meeting in October 2017

The ISA Water/Wastewater Division was pleased to have several members participate in the ISA112 SCADA Systems standards committee meeting on Mon, Oct 30, 2017 in Tampa Bay Florida USA.  The committee, which is co-chaired by Graham Nasby and Ian Verhappen, is focused on creating a standardized framework, terminology and lifecycle for managing SCADA systems.  Formed […]

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ISA Water/Wastewater Division was at WEFTEC 2017

The ISA Water/Wastewater Division was at this year’s Water Environment Federation’s 2017 WEFTEC Show in Chicago, Illinois, USA on Oct 2-4, 2017.  This year marks the fifth year anniversary of the ISA WWID hosting a special automation focused Technical Session at WEFTEC. WEFTEC 2017 – McCormick Place – Chicago, Illinois, USA WEFTEC FEATURE SESSION 424 […]

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2017 Symposium in Review – Report

We are pleased to report that our 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium was a success! The symposium drew 207 attendees, over 35 expert speakers, instructors and 25 exhibitors/sponsors to Orlando, Florida, USA in early August, 2017. The three-day, highly targeted event — focusing entirely on the needs of automation professionals and water/wastewater operations […]

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Call for Abstracts for 2018 Symposium now available – submissions due Jan 31, 2018

The 2018 symposium committee is pleased to announce that the WWAC 2018 Call for Abstracts is now available. Submissions are due January 31, 2018. Prospective authors have the choice of presenting a 30 minutes PowerPoint presentation, a 6-12 page paper, or a large format 3ft x 4ft poster. The abstract is a brief 250-word proposal about […]

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2017 WWAC Symposium – Thanks to everyone who came. See you next year’s in Washington D.C.

The 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium is now over. Thanks to everyone who came!! A few stats from our 2017 symposium: 200+ attendees 35+ technical speakers, including 1 keynote, 3 invited speakers, and 4 guest speakers 1 instrumentation workshop with 5 instructors 26 exhibitors 8 sponsors 15 media partners 1 plant tour, with […]

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Photos from the 2017 Symposium

Here are some photos from the 2017 symposium:

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2017 Symposium Plant Tour Report & Photos

At this year’s plant tour on August 8, 2017 attendees had the opportunity to visit the South Bermuda Wastewater Treatment Facility located south of the City of Kissimmee on the northwest side of Lake Tohopekaliga. The plant is a Class I reliability plant with a permitted capacity of 13.0 MGD and a buildout capacity of […]

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2017 ISA Water/Wastewater Symposium – 20 page Advance Program Booklet Now Available

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that the 20-page glossy Advance Program Booklet – High Resolution (low resolution) is now available for online viewing as a PDF. In the Advance Program Booklet, prospective symposium attendees will find information about the hotel and local attractions, welcome messages from the ISA, information on our keynote/guest/invited speakers, a complete speakers schedule, […]

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ISA WWID Webinar Series Recordings – Control Room Design for Human Performance Improvement and Alarms/Operator Intervention

On Thursday, June 8, 2017 and Tuesday, June 20, 2017 the ISA water/wastewater division held a webinar series that discussed Control Room Design for Human Performance Improvement and Alarms/Operator Intervention. We are pleased to make the webinar available as a video along with a PDF of the presentation slides. Webinar Topic: Control Room Design for Human Performance […]

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