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Guest Speakers announced for 2017 Symposium – Smart Utilities, Hands-on Instrumentation & AWWA update

The program committee is pleased to announce the Guest Speakers for this year’s 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium: (see also program schedule) Critical Considerations for Successfully Transitioning to a “Smart Utility”: Implementing Intelligent Water Systems Corey Williams and Barry Liner will deliver a talk about the next generation of utility employees and customers. […]

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Invited speakers announced for WWAC2017 — August 8-10,2017

This year’s symposium will feature several prominent speakers who will present on pertinent industry topics, including Industry Standards, Cybersecurity, and future of automation. In addition to our keynote, invited, guest and technical speakers, this year’s symposium will feature instrumentation workshop sessions to openly discuss new instrumentation technologies and other automation topics. Your machines are talking, […]

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

The ISA Water/Wastewater Division will be holding a special technical webinar series being held on Thursday, June 8, 2017 and Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Webinar – Thursday, June 8, 2017 @ 1pm  Eastern Title: “Control Room Design for Human Performance Improvement” Speaker: Ian Nimmo Time: 1:00 pm Eastern Duration: 45 minutes ADD TO CALENDAR Presenter Bio: Ian […]

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2017 Symposium Training Course Added – Cybersecurity for Operations and Maintenance

We are pleased to offer two optional SCADA training courses in conjunction with the 2017 WWAC Symposium. One of them includes: Mon-Tues, August 7-8, 2017 (2 day course) IACS Cybersecurity Operations & Maintenance: Secure Your Control System (IC37) Instructor: Bryan Singer, CISM, CISSP – bio Credits: 1.4 CEUs /14 PDHs Course Fee: $2,000 ISA Members, $2,500 […]

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Welcome message from the 2017 Program Chair

On behalf of the entire program committee, I would like to formally welcome you to this year’s 2017 WWAC Symposium. Our focus is to help professionals in the water and wastewater industries gain a greater understanding of how automatic control applications, utilizing the latest in instrumentation and intelligent controls technology, can be applied to improve […]

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

Our ISA Water/Wastewater Division was pleased to be well represented at this year’s 2017 ISA Spring Leaders Meeting. Held in Raleigh, North Carolina USA on the extended weekend of May 5-8, the SLM brought together ISA leaders from around the globe. Our Water/Wastewater Division (WWID) was in attendance for the Joint I&S/A&T Board meeting for […]

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Welcome message from the 2017 General Symposium Chair

It is my pleasure to welcome you to our 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium. Now in its eleventh year, we again anticipate record attendance numbers. Thanks to our strong partnerships with the WEF Automation and Info Tech Committee, the Florida Section of the AWWA, the Florida Water Environment Association, and the Instrumentation Testing Association, […]

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Winners for Best Paper & Best Presentation from WWAC2016 Announced

The program committee of the ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Control Symposium is pleased to announce the winners of the Best Paper and Best Presentation Awards from our 2016 symposium. The award winners are as follows. Each will be receiving an award notification letters, plus a award plaque at our 2017 WWAC Symposium. 2016 WWAC Symposium […]

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2017 Symposium Training Course Added – Introduction to Alarm Management

We are pleased to offer two optional SCADA training courses in conjunction with the 2017 WWAC Symposium.  One of these courses is: Monday, August 7, 2017 (1 day course) Introduction to the Management of Alarm Systems (IC39C) Instructor: Nick Sands, PE, ISA Fellow – bio Credits: 0.7 CEUs / 7 PDHs Course Fee: $650 ISA Members, […]

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2017 ISA water/wastewater division Student Scholarship Winners Announced

The ISA Water & Wastewater Industries Division (WWID) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 WWID Student Scholarships. Open to college and university students and awarded in April, the WWID student scholarships are given out to promote higher learning and to encourage students to pursue technical careers in the municipal water/wastewater sector. This […]

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Winter 2017 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our Winter 2017 newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at www.isa.org/wwid/. In our 16 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 […]

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2017 WWAC Symposium Exhibitor & Sponsorship Brochure Posted

The ISA water/wastewater symposium committee is pleased to announce that our updated 2017 Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities Brochure is now available. The brochure includes information about the symposium hotel – the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort in Orlando Florida. It also includes an updated floor layout for the exhibitor hall and information about exhibitor booth locations. At […]

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Fall/December 2016 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our Fall/December 2016 newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at www.isa.org/wwid/. In our 24 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 […]

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Call for Abstracts for 2017 Symposium now available – submissions due Jan 31/2017

The 2017 symposium committee is pleased to announce that the 2017 call-for-abstracts is now available. Submissions are due January 31, 2017. 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 what you […]

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2017 ISA Water/Wastewater Division Student Scholarships – applications due Jan 31,2017

The ISA water/wastewater division (WWID) is pleased to announce the 2017 ISA WWID Student Scholarship Program. Students can apply by filling out the 2017 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 31, 2017. The ISA […]

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