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Symposium to offer Florida DEP-approved CEUs and PDHs: 2.0 CEUs

Symposium attendees will now be able to get Florida-DEP approved CEUs and PDHs. This means that attendees can receive 2.0 CEUs (credit equivalent units) that they can use towards their Florida Department of Environmental Protection state water operator license and/or state wastewater operator license.  Florida licensed engineers can also get 20 PDHs (professional development hours) […]

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Florida Section AWWA and ISA Sign Memorandum of Understanding Regarding 2012 ISA Water/Wastewater Symposium

The Florida Section of the American Water Works Association (FSAWWA) has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the International Society of Automation (ISA) to co-promote ISA’s 2012 Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls (WWAC) Symposium. Traditionally held in the Orlando, Florida, USA area, the WWAC Symposium offers a unique opportunity for automation professionals from the municipal […]

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Technology and Our Future in the Water Industry

Jeff Theerman, Executive Director of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District, presented the 2011 keynote address, Technology and Our Future in the Water Industry. The water industry finds itself in a state of significant change. Aging infrastructure and increased regulatory requirements from Washington are stressing utility budgets to the limit. Water, Wastewater and Stormwater utilities […]

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Updated Attendee Registration Form with Discounts for ISA, AWWA and WEF members

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that the Attendee Registration Form has been updated to include a $50 discount for both WEF and AWWA members, in addition to the already announced discount for ISA members.  These discounts are a result of the growing collaboration between the ISA Water/Wastewater Division and two important organizations in our […]

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Exhibitor & Sponsorship Prospectus updated

The exhibitor and sponsorship brochure now lists the Florida Section of the AWWA and the WEF Automation and Info Tech Committee as co-technical sponsors for the symposium. See the updated brochure.  We will be posting two news releases shortly detailing a number of other collaborative initiatives between the symposium and these two important organizations in […]

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Invited speaker Bryan Singer to give talk on cybersecurity & ISA99

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that Bryan Singer from Kenexis Consulting Corporation will be our invited speaker on SCADA security for the 2012 WWAC symposium. He will be presenting a talk that gives an overview of the ISA99 family of automation security standards and how to effectively apply them to your facilities. Bryan […]

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Florida Section of the AWWA joins the symposium as a Technical Co-Sponsor

The symposium committee is delighted to announce that the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association (www.fsawwa.org) has joined us as a technical co-sponsor for the 2012 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium. A full news release will be posted shortly.

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WEF joins the symposium at a Technical Co-Sponsor

The symposium committee is delighted to announce that the Water Environment Federation (www.wef.org) has joined us as a technical co-sponsor for the 2012 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium. A full news release will be posted shortly.

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Symposium Tour Announced – Orange County Southern Regional Water Supply Facility (SRWSF) on Aug 7, 2012

The WWAC symposium committee is pleased to announce that the Orange County (Florida) Utilities Water Division will be hosting a tour of their newly constructed Southern Regional Water Supply Facility (SRWSF) as part of the 2012 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls symposium. Taking place on August 7-9, 2012 in Orlando, Florida, the WWAC symposium is […]

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2012 ISA water/wastewater division student scholarship winners announced

The ISA Water & Wastewater Industries Division is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 WWID Student Scholarships. Open to college and university students, the water/wastewater division’s scholarships are given out to promote higher learning.  This year’s recipients are Robert G. Burmeister and Sharon Miller. Each will receive a $1000 USD scholarship to help […]

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Abstract submissions being evaluated

The symposium program committee is pleased to report that we have received a large number of high quality abstracts.  During the next couple weeks, the program committee will be evaluating the abstract submissions and assembling them into a cohesive program schedule for this year’s symposium. Authors can expect to be hearing acceptance decisions from the […]

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Sponsorship & Exhibitor brochure now available

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that the WWAC2012 Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities brochure is now available as downloadable PDF. This 4 page full-color glossy  brochure, provides an overview of the many benefits involved with sponsoring and exhibiting at the WWAC symposium. Exhibit tables are priced at $850 each and come with 2 vendor […]

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Abstracts update (March 8, 2012)

The program committee is pleased to report that we have received numerous abstract submissions for this year’s symposium.  If you are planning on submitting your abstract but have not yet done so, please email it to abstracts@isawwsymposium.com as soon as possible.  The program committee will be soon starting the process of evaluating abstract submissions and […]

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Introducing Dr. Gerald Cockrell: Our Higher Education Liaison

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Gerald Cockrell has joined our symposium organizing committee as our Higher Education Liaison. Dr. Cockrell will be helping with reaching out to colleges and universities in the south-eastern United States, encouraging them to get involved with the symposium. Students are the future young professionals in our sector, so […]

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PDF Attendee Registration Form Posted

In addition to having online registration for symposium attendees, we are pleased to announce that the PDF registration form is now available.  This form, accompanied with the soon-to-be-released glossy symposium booklet, is perfect to show your employer when asking to attend the symposium.  This form can also be used by your employer’s purchasing/accounting department to […]

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