2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

February 1-5, 2016
San Antonio, Texas

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Interested in Sponsoring & Exhibiting?

Join AWWA and AMTA in 2016 to explore how the latest developments in membrane technology can enhance water reliability and quality. Each year the conference reveals new directions in water and wastewater treatment technologies, desalting and membrane bioreactor applications.


2016 Membrane Technology Conference Registration is now open!


Register Online

Online registration is encouraged! Alternatively, a printed Registration Form (PDF) may be submitted to AMTA. 

All members enjoy registration discounts, and dual-members receive special pricing thru December 31. Join us today! 
AMTA Membership Information
AWWA Membership Information 

For registration questions, please contact AMTA's Florida office at CustSrv@amtaorg.com or phone 772.463.0820. 

Hotel Information

All conference events will take place at San Antonio's Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

Discounted conference hotel rooms have been arranged at Grand Hyatt San Antonio. 

Grand Hyatt San Antonio
600 East Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205, US

MTC Rate: $214 plus taxes per night.
Rates available until Dec. 31 or until block is full. Please book early!

Located directly adjacent to the San Antonio Convention Center, and on the banks of the famous Riverwalk, the Grand Hyatt San Antonio hotel presents contemporary style, comfort, and convenience.   

Reserve your Room Today

Hotel AlertAMTA & AWWA are aware of non-authorized organizations contacting attendees to solicit hotel rooms. For your protection, never reserve hotel accommodations thru a phone or email solicitation. Please use only the official link above to book your room. Reservations made through any solicitor cannot be guaranteed by AMTA/AWWA and could result in hidden charges, unusual restrictions, incorrect hotel placement, or unauthorized credit card transactions.

For Hyatt reservations via phone, please call 1-800-233-1234. Refer to AWWA/AMTA MTC16 when calling.


The 2016 technical program is now available! 

Five technical tracks spanning three full days of professional sessions, four in-depth Pre-conference workshops, membrane facility tour and a comprehensive exhibit hall await you in San Antonio! 

MTC Technical Program

View the 2016 Technical Highlights flyer. 

Presenter notifications were emailed August 31.
Presenter Responsibilities and Deadlines



Now accepting nominations! The following awards will be presented during the 2016 Annual Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Please submit your nominations by December 15, 2015.

Water Quality Person of the Year Award

Robert O. Vernon Award- Membrane Plant Operator Award

Membrane Facility Award

2015 Award Winners - Press Release

In addition, the following will also be awarded during the 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition:

Conference Paper Presentation Award
Conference Poster Award
Conference Student Paper Presentation Award
Conference Student Poster Award
Best Membrane Treatment of Water Exhibit Award


2016 Conference proceedings will be available online for all 2016 full conference registrants. Before the conference a URL will be emailed to pre-registered full-conference attendees to access the proceedings. A second email will be sent after the show, to include all on-site full registrants. Be sure to add CustSvc@awwa.org to your safe sender list!

For questions regarding proceedings, email CustSvc@awwa.org. Past conference proceedings may also be purchased through the AWWA Store or by calling Customer Service at 800.926.7337.


Thank you to our 2016 exhibitors!


Current Exhibitor List & Floor Plan

Is your company interested in exhibiting or sponsoring in 2016? Booths are filling up fast! Package your booth with a sponsorship for even greater value! Learn more.


Attendees - don't miss the 2016 MTC Exhibit Hall! 

The MTC exhibit hall will showcase the latest in membrane technology and services with more than 90 booths and dedicated exhibit hall hours. As an attendee, you will enjoy extensive networking opportunities, poster sessions, refreshment breaks, attendee luncheon & breakfast, and 3 networking receptions—all taking place inside the exhibit hall!


Exhibitor Hotel Alert: We are aware of non-authorized organizations contacting exhibitors to solicit hotel reservations. Reservations made through any solicitor cannot be guaranteed by AMTA/AWWA and may result in hidden charges, unusual restrictions, incorrect hotel placement, or unauthorized credit card use. Please use only the official housing link for hotel reservations.



2016 MTC at-a-Glance* 

All events take place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas

 Monday, February 1, 2016  
 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Pre-Conference Workshops (additional fee)
 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.  Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
Tuesday, February 2  
 7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.  Opening General Session
 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch with Exhibits
 10:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.  Technical Sessions
 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.  Networking & Poster Reception in Exhibit Hall
 5:15 - 5:45 p.m.  Experts in the Round Networking Session
 Wednesday, February 3  
 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Technical Sessions
 10:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Awards Luncheon
 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Social Hour in Exhibit Hall
 5:15 - 5:45 p.m.  AMTA Membership Meeting
 Thursday, February 4  
 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.  Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Technical & Closing Sessions
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Luncheon
Friday, February 5  
 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Technical Facility Tour(s)
 *Preliminary - Subject to Change  

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