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      Application Deadline: February 27, 2024 The Water Environment Federation (WEF) believes that the water workforce should reflect the communities we serve. The WEF InFLOW (Introducing Future Leaders to Opportunities in Water) STEMpath program is a scholarship opportunity that engages undergraduate and graduate students representing historically underrepresented racial and/or ethnic groups and introduces them to career...

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        The 2024 Annual Conference and Expo in Sacramento promises to be one of our largest and most exciting. Connect and celebrate at the West Coast’s largest wastewater conference and explore all of the new technologies and vendors in the 72,00 square feet expo hall. We’re in California’s farm-to-fork capital – the beautiful tree-lined city of...

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          The 2024 WEF Award submission period is open now. Seize this opportunity to showcase your innovative projects, educational contributions, and outstanding achievements in water management across multiple categories. Get recognized or nominate a colleague for all of your good work. Submit your nominations today to recognize those who create a life free of water challenges....

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            Last week, the WateReuse California Board of Trustees selected Brenley McKenna as its new Managing Director. McKenna currently serves as the Chief of Subscriber Services for The Water Research Foundation (WRF).  Prior to joining WRF in 2017, McKenna served as Program Manager with Denver Water; as Reclaimed Water System Coordinator with the City of Westminster,...

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              The Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts manage the sewage for 5.4 million people and serve 78 cities in Los Angeles County. The Districts own and operate a regional sewer system that receives sewage from the cities and unincorporated county areas within our service area. These flows are treated at their treatment plants throughout the County....

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                  During AC24’s School of Solids, CWEA members will be given a unique opportunity to spend the day at an operating wastewater treatment and resource recovery facility. The day will focus on understanding how biosolids are managed, the technologies used to treat the biosolids, and how to operate and maintain those technologies and supporting equipment....

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                    The CWEA Annual Conference in 2024 will bring together wastewater industry experts to discuss the latest innovations and emerging technologies in wastewater maintenance. One of the key topics of discussion will be the various methods for treating and disposing of biosolids, also known as sewage sludge. The focus will be on exploring newer and...

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                    Artificial intelligence technology is becoming increasingly prevalent across various industries, including water and wastewater management. The annual CWEA conference will feature sessions that demonstrate how AI, algorithms, and machine learning can benefit plant operators and enhance the wastewater treatment process by boosting efficiency. Attendees will have the opportunity to witness the potential of these technologies...

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                      Following a thorough and competitive process, the State Water Resources Control Board has selected Eric Oppenheimer as its new executive director to lead the board’s managerial, programmatic and administrative functions. Oppenheimer currently serves as one of the State Water Board’s chief deputy directors, with over 25 years of experience, including with two regional boards. For...

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                        Learn to become an extraordinary leader, gain a supportive community of water professionals and mentors, sharpen your networking skills, and grow professionally. The Water Leadership Institute program educates, trains, and provides opportunities that enable developing and emerging leaders to build strong, lasting relationships within the water industry. Will you be among the Water Leadership Institute’s...