Annual Conference - Indiana WEA

Annual Conference


The Indiana Water Environment Association invites you to join us August 21st-23rd in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the Grand Wayne Convention Center for our 2019 Annual Conference. IWEA is excited to host the 2019 IWEA Annual Conference for the first time ever in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Each year IWEA strives to provide intriguing and innovative presentations to our attendees. IWEA has expanded our schedule to include mobile sessions, plant tours, hands-on demonstrations and more! For more information about the conference please read below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out. We look forward to seeing everyone in August at the Grand Wayne Convention Center!

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Pre-registration for the IWEA Annual Conference is now open. Early bird registration will be available until Friday, July 19thYou can pre-register until Monday, August 12th. Any cancelations after August 12th will not be refunded.

A couple of important changes/additions to consider before registering. 

  • A few scheduling changes have occurred that are different than in years past. Please refer to the conference schedule before submitting your registration to ensure that you will be in attendance for the activities you would like to participate in.
  • New this year we will be hosting a free workshop on our workforce development efforts on Tuesday afternoon at no charge for those in town early.
  • Our awards will be presented during our keynote session on Wednesday morning, during lunch on Thursday and during breakfast on Friday morning. There is no luncheon scheduled for Friday.

To register for the IWEA Annual Conference, Wastewater Exam Prep, or reserve a booth in our vendor hall, please click the button below.

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IWEA is excited to expand our schedule to allow for more opportunities for our attendees. A few scheduling changes have occurred that are different in years past. Please double check the schedule to ensure you are registering for the appropriate days.

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The host hotel for the IWEA conference is the Hilton Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. IWEA has also booked a block of rooms at the Courtyard. Hotel fees are not included in conference registration. To learn more about each hotel and to book a room at either hotel, click the button below.

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The Indiana Water Environment Association would like to thank all of our conference sponsors. Each year IWEA strives to provide our attendees with innovative, intriguing and knowledgeable presentations, as well as provide a fun experience for all attendees who join us during our three-day conference. Without our sponsors, IWEA would be unable to provide a memorable and educational experience for our attendees. If you are interested in learning about sponsor benefits, please click the button below.

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Booths for this year’s conference can be purchased below. Use the regular attendee registration link above to sign up for “exhibit hall only” if you just want to walk the show and don’t intend to sit in on educational sessions or choose the “booth support personnel” option if you’re helping out with a company who’s already registered to exhibit. See the link below to check out the companies that are already set up to exhibit.

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Kickoff the IWEA Annual Conference with the IWEA Annual Golf Outing benefiting Water for People on August 20th at the Autumn Ridge Golf Course |  11420 Auburn Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46845. The golf outing will have a shotgun start at 10:00 AM. Lunch will be served. Grab a colleague, client or coworker and enjoy a morning golfing before the 2019 Annual Conference kicks off! Please register no later than August 13th. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out.

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Mark your calendars for August 20th! The Young Professionals will be hosting their baseball for Besozzi fundraising event at the award-winning Parkview Stadium in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Join the YPs for a night of TinCap baseball and mingling.  Each ticket is $15.00.

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