The Utility Management Conference™

Feb. 7-10, 2017
Tampa,  Florida

Call for Papers is Open!

AWWA-WEF The Utility Management Conference

Over the past 29 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.

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

All conference events will take place at the Tampa Marriott Waterside

Tampa Marriott Waterside 

700 South Florida Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33602

Rise above the rest at Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina, one of the city's most popular hotels in Downtown Tampa. Featuring first-class accommodations and modern amenities, the hotel boasts on-site restaurants, a rejuvenating spa, state-of-the-art fitness center and refreshing rooftop pool. 



The Call for Abstracts is now open.

Thank you for your interest in the 2017 Utility Management Conference. The call for papers is now open. 

 Please visit our Call for Abstracts page to submit an abstract by 5:00 pm (MDT) on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

If you have any questions about submitting an abstract please contact Nicole at 303.347.6181.




Conference at-a-Glance

 *Preliminary Schedule. All conference events take place at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina.

Tuesday, February 7
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Workshops (additional fee)
Wednesday, February 8
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.  Opening General Session
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Professional Sessions
noon - 1:30 p.m.  Luncheon
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Networking Reception
Thursday, February 9  
 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 - 5:00 p.m.  Professional Sessions
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch break on your own
 Friday, February 10   
 8:00 - 10:30 a.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 - noon           Professional Sessions
For questions regarding registration, lodging or general conference questions, please contact the AWWA Conferences and Events Group.