How the Presidential Election May Impact Water Infrastructure
February 9, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MT
This complimentary webinar is sponsored by HomeServe
America’s political environment has an ever-changing effect on policies and actions undertaken to address public-sector issues. As candidates pursue their political agendas to compete for votes, the country’s institutions anxiously await the outcomes to determine what effect the newly elected officials may have on organizations’ abilities to achieve their objectives.
The absorbing discussion in this webinar, facilitated by HomeServe USA, features former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and a panel of renowned water industry experts who address what potential implications the upcoming presidential elections may have on addressing the ever-growing problem of failing water infrastructure in the US. This nonpartisan, pragmatic approach to this important issue promises to be thought-provoking and insightful.
Please contact Customer Service to register for the archive by calling 800.926.7337 or email.
Water Loss Control: Regulations, Resources, and Tools for Managing Non-Revenue Water
February 10, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MT
This webinar is the first of a two-part series on water loss control in 2016. Part one will give a “state of the states” overview of what is going on in all things related to water loss control, including the regulatory landscape, why water loss control is now a forefront topic for utilities, as well as tools and references available for water loss control management. Part two will be more hands-on, providing training on how to complete a water audit using AWWA’s Free Water Audit Software and the M36 manual.
The main goal of this webinar will be to highlight key developments from the Water Loss Control Committee as of mid-2016, including the anticipated fourth edition of the M36 manual, practical guidance for utilities on strategic business planning for water loss reductions, and a review of how adoption of these tools and practices is spreading across North America. The webinar will provide an effective look at what’s in the Water Loss toolbox for AWWA members in 2016.
Standing Out - What Professional Certification Means to You
March 2, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MT
This webinar is complimentary for AWWA members!
Finding the right candidates for employment can be tough for any utility; so can landing an operations dream job for an operator. The Professional Operator (PO) certification and designation program offered by ABC’s Certification Commission for Environmental Professionals (C2EP) constitutes a great new way for utility managers to seek out qualified candidates. By highlighting the considerable knowledge, experience, and skills required to earn a PO certification, Professional Operators set themselves apart from the competition as vanguards of environmental protection, public health, and safety. The PO certification and designation improves utility managers’ ability to identify, recruit, and retain qualified, competent operations professionals and provides utilities with a wider pool of talent from which to recruit. ABC staff and utility leaders will present how this new program can serve as a great opportunity for operators and utilities alike!