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.

Coming Soon! 

Registration for the 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition will open on August 26, 2015.

The conference will feature expert presentations in following key areas:

  • Planning, management and regulations
  • Coastal and inland brackish water desalination and seawater desalination
  • Membrane filtration, nano-filtration and reverse osmosis
  • Ultrafiltration and microfiltration
  • Membrane bioreactors and water reuse applications
  • Design and operation
  • plus more!

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  

The 2016 program will be available soon. In the meantime, please review the 2015 Onsite Program (PDF) to see what was covered in Orlando. 

Presenter Resources Page


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


2015 Conference proceedings are available online to all 2015 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 to our exhibitors and sponsors!


View the current 2016 Exhibitor List

Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring in 2016?

Thank you to these 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


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