2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

February 1-5, 2016
San Antonio, Texas

Registration opens Aug. 26

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.

The Call for Abstracts is now open!

Thank you for your interest in the 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition. Submittals are now being accepted for technical sessions, workshops and special topic sessions. Call for Abstracts will close at 4:00 p.m. (MDT) on Friday, June 19, 2015.

For complete information on abstract and workshop submittals, visit the 2016 MTC Call for Abstracts page.


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. - 5:00 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
 5:15 - 6:30 p.m.  Networking & Poster Reception in Exhibit Hall
 Wednesday, February 3  
 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Technical Sessions
 10:00 a.m. -6:30 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Awards Luncheon
 5:15 - 6:30 p.m.  Networking & Poster Reception in Exhibit Hall
 Thursday, February 4  
 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Technical & Closing Sessions
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Luncheon
Friday, February 5  
 7:45 a.m. - noon  Technical Facility Tour(s)
 *Preliminary - Subject to Change  

2015 Technical Program

Review the 2015 Onsite Program (PDF)

2015 Conference proceedings are available online to all full conference registrants. Before the conference a URL was 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 service@awwa.org. Past conference proceedings may also be purchased through the AWWA Store or by calling Customer Service at 800.926.7337.


Thank you for your nominations! Awardees were honored at the 2015 Annual Awards Luncheon. Please revisit this site in summer 2015 to submit nomination for MTC 2016.

2015 Award Winners - Press Release

Water Quality Person of the Year Award

Robert O. Vernon Award- Membrane Plant Operator Award

Membrane Facility Award

In addition, the following were awarded during the 2015 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

Thank you to our exhibitors and sponsors!


View the 2015 Exhibitor List

Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring in 2016?

2015 conference sponsors

Koch Membrane Systems, Inc. - PLATINUM SPONSOR

Alkema - Gold Sponsor

Toray Membrane USA, Inc. - Gold Sponsor

Carollo Engineers, Inc. - Silver Sponsor

CDM Smith - Silver Sponsor

Tetra Tech - Silver Sponsor

Afton Pumps, Inc.  - Bronze Sponsor

Avista Technologies, Inc.  - Bronze Sponsor

Biwater - Bronze Sponsor - Bronze Sponsor

CH2M HILL - Bronze Sponsor

Econity USA, Inc. - Bronze Sponsor

H2O Innovation   - Bronze Sponsor

Leopold - a xylem brand- Bronze Sponsor

Met-Pro Global Pump Solutions, CECO - Program Sponsor

Pall Corporation - Padfolio Sponsor

Victaulic - Program Sponsor

Wigen Water Technologies - Lunch Sponsor

Scinor - Lanyard Sponsor

Evoqua Water Technologies - Registration Sponsorship

Anton Paar - Registration Sponsorship

Pentair X-Flow - Refreshment Break Sponsor