The Utility Management Conference™

Feb. 7-10, 2017
Tampa,  Florida

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AWWA-WEF The Utility Management Conference

Over the past 28 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.

Conference Registration

Thank you for your interest in attending the 2017 Utility Management Conference. Registration and housing will open at the end of August.

Hotel Information

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 closed.

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

If you have any questions about abstracts, 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.