The Utility Management Conference™

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Feb. 24-27, 2016
San Diego, California


All conference events will take place at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, California, USA, 92101


Hotel Overview
The Hilton San Diego Bayfront hotel has an openness not only in floor plan, but also in attitude, energy, experience, and service. Steps from downtown's Gaslamp Quarter and PETCO Park, and minutes from San Diego Airport, this beautiful San Diego hotel offers the finest amenities and lays the best of the city at your doorstep.

The Call for Abstracts is now closed.

Thank you for your interest in the 2016 Utility Management Conference. The call for papers is closed. 

 Call 1-703-684-2400 ext. 7450 if you have questions regarding abstract submission.




AWWA-WEF The Utility Management Conference

Over the past 27 years, members of AWWA and WEF have established The Utility Management Conference as one of the leading, most informative, and most prestigious management conferences available. Come prepared to share your experiences and learn from others in similar situations as we respond to the most pressing management issues of the day.

Review the Utility Management Conference 2015 technical program and conference announcement to see what you may have missed.

Onsite Technical Program (PDF)

View the 2015 Conference Announcement (PDF)

Check out George S. Hawkins Utility Perspective on UMC 2014 and Strategic Change: Building Enthusiasm and Support.

Conference proceedings will be available online to all full conference registrants. Approximately, six weeks after the conference, a URL will be emailed to full conference attendees to access the proceedings.

Past conference proceedings can be purchased through the AWWA store or by calling Customer Service at 800.926.7337.

Thank you to our conference sponsors!

Association of Boards of Certification - Gold Sponsor
Brown and Caldwell - Gold Sponsor
Neptune Technology Group Inc. - Gold Sponsor
Oracle - Gold Sponsor
CH2M HILL - Tote bag
Black & Veatch - Opening General Session
American Water Resources - Networking Reception
EMA, Inc. - Networking reception
HomeServe, USA - Lunch
CDM Smith - Silver Sponsor
HDR - Silver Sponsor
MWH Global - Silver Sponsor
WaterSmart Software - Silver Sponsor
Itineris - Registration Packet
PowerPlan - Registration Packet
Water Research Foundation - Registration packet
Westin Engineering - Lanyards
ARCADIS - Conference program
Carollo Engineers - Conference program

Sponsoring the AWWA/WEF Utility Management Conference provides your organization exposure to an elite group of utility managers and executives from around North America.

Sponsorship opportunities for 2015's The Utility Management Conference are now available. Join us February 17-20, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas, and put your company out front with a conference sponsorship!

UMC 2015 Sponsorship Application (PDF)

For questions regarding registration, lodging or general conference questions, please contact the AWWA Conferences and Events Group.