Effective Leadership to Drive Regulatory Compliance Seminar

 

(AWWA is Partnering with Auckly Consulting, LLC, to provide this seminar)

Septemeber 26, 2017 Holliston, MA

November 2, 2017 Macon, GA


The goal of this one-day seminar is to provide useful tools for the new or upcoming utility leader in the drinking water profession. It will address some of the new demands in the drinking water field and also emphasize that leaders need to stay on top of developments in all areas, from the basics of good leadership principles and how they relate to regulations, the role culture plays in an organization, leaders’ role in promoting public health, ensuring their utility stays in regulatory compliance, effectively communicating complex regulatory developments and issues to customers, being aware of new contaminants that need close review, knowing the real cost of drinking water to understand what customers need and want to know. 

Be sure to bring a laptop or personal device to the Seminar!

Be sure to bring a laptop or personal device to the Seminar!
Be sure to bring a laptop or personal device to the Seminar!

September 26, 2017 - Holliston, MA

Seminar Pricing

 

FOR EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP SEMINAR ONLY (TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2017)

Early Registration on or before August 12, 2017

$345 members and $545 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after August 13, 2017

$395 members and $595 nonmembers (luncheon is included)
Register Now

 

 

FOR DRINKING WATER 101 SEMINAR ONLY (MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017)

Early Registration on or before August 12, 2017

$245 members and $445 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after August 13, 2017

$295 members and $495 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Register Now

 

 

FOR BOTH DRINKING WATER 101 AND EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP SEMINARS (SEPTEMBER 25 & 26, 2017)

Early Registration on or before August 12, 2017

$495 members and $695 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after August 13, 2017

$545 members and $745 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Register Now

 

Please contact AWWA Customer Service at 800.926.7337, if you would like to register for this event or you may print the PDF and submit via fax.

 


Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be granted for no-shows or cancellations. However, substitute registrants are welcome 14 days before the seminars take place. Fax requests for substitutions to 303.347.0804.

Seminar Location

NEWWA Facility (New England Water Works Association)

125 Hopping Brook Road

Holliston, MA 01746

508.893.7979

 

Driving Directions From the South:
Take 495 North to Exit 19. Turn right at the bottom of exit (Route 109). (Exit 19 is north of Routes 1 and 495). Travel about .4 mile, and turn left BEFORE Medway Lotus Restaurant onto Clark St. Proceed on Clark St. for about 1.7 miles (Clark St. turns into South St.) until you get to the second Stop sign. Turn right onto route 16 E. Turn right into Hopping Brook Park, (100 yards on the right). 125 Hopping Brook Road is first building on the right.

 

Driving Directions From the North:

Take 495 south to Exit 19. (Exit 19 is three exits south of the Mass Pike.) Turn right at the bottom of the exit. Go to the first traffic light and turn right (there is a Burger King on the right). Proceed to the next traffic light and turn right (less than a mile). This is Route 16. Hopping Brook Office Park is approximately 2 miles east on Route 16. 125 Hopping Brook is the first building on the right. 
  

 

Hotel Information

Reservations must be made by the individual participants (call in by phone).

The Fairfield Inn and Suites

508-478-0900
1 Fortune Blvd.
Milford, MA 
2.8 miles from NEWWA

 

Comfort Inn

508.634.2499

3 Fortune Blvd.
Milford, MA
2.8 miles from NEWWA

 

Holiday Inn Express

508.634.1054

50 Fortune Blvd.
Milford,MA 
2.7 miles from NEWWA

 

 

Transportation is not provided from hotel to seminar location.

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

 

November 2, 2017 - Macon, GA

Seminar Pricing

FOR EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP SEMINAR ONLY (THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2,  2017)
Early Registration on or before September 20, 2017
$345 members and $545 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after September 21, 2017  

$395 members and $595 nonmembers (luncheon is included)
Register Now

 

 

FOR DRINKING WATER 101 SEMINAR ONLY (WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2017)

Early Registration on or before September 20, 2017

$245 members and $445 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after September 21, 2017

$295 members and $495 nonmembers (luncheon is included)
Register Now

 

 

FOR BOTH DRINKING WATER 101 AND EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP SEMINARS (NOVEMBER 1 & 2, 2017)


Early Registration on or before September 20, 2017

$495 members and $695 nonmembers (luncheon is included)

Late Registration on or after September 21, 2017

$545 members and $745 nonmembers (luncheon is included)
Register Now

 

 

Download Registration Form (PDF)

Please contact AWWA Customer Service at 800.926.7337, if you would like to register for this event or you may print the PDF and submit via fax.

 

Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be granted for no-shows or cancellations. However, substitute registrants are welcome 14 days before the seminars take place. Fax requests for substitutions to 303.347.0804.

Seminar Location

Amerson Water Treatment Plant

703 Riverbend Drive

Macon GA 31211

 

 

Hotel Information

Reservations must be made by the individual participants (call in by phone).

Hilton Garden Inn Macon/Mercer University
1220 Stadium Drive
Macon, GA 31204
(866-538-0251)

Marriott Macon City Center
240 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217
(866-925-4159)

Best Western Riverside Inn
2400 Riverside Drive
Macon, GA 31204
(866-538-9298)

Transportation is not provided from hotel to seminar location.

 

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

Drinking Water Professionals who have just taken a new leadership role in their utility
or those who are focused on becoming a leader in the future.
This seminar focuses on how leadership plays a major role in promoting public health as it ensures a utility’s regulatory compliance. There is a constant increase in the number of variables involved to provide potable drinking water, which a new and upcoming leader in the drinking water profession must learn.

 

Attendees will learn:

  • Useful leadership skills and tools to enhance their leadership ability
  • How leadership and regulations combined can hone a utility’s regulatory compliance and help build a meaningful relationship with a regulator
  • Important facets of the regulatory process
  • About tools to help utility leaders communicate effectively with customers regarding new or upcoming regulations
  • How to achieve better decision making concerning regulatory compliance

     

 Agenda




8:00–8:30 a.m. Registration open
8:30 a.m.-noon Session I
- Introductions
- Leaders vs. Managers
- Leadership Styles
- Organizational Culture and Leadership
- What Makes Successful Leaders?
Break

- Historical Highlights of Water
- Some Key Regulatory Developments
- Regulatory Responsibilities for Leaders
- Building a Drinking Water Regulation
- The One-Page Regulation
Noon-1:00 p.m. Lunch (AWWA pays for)
1:00-4:30 p.m. Session II
- Contaminants to Watch
- The Real Value and Cost of Drinking Water
- Effectively Communicating Regulations to Customers
Break
- Featured Leader
- Headlines
- Around the Room
- What Did I Learn?

Chet W. Auckly  

Chet recently retired from the drinking water industry after 35 years of a stimulating and enjoyed career. His experience was quite varied: he served as a bench scientist (chemistry and microbiology), manager (laboratory, water treatment operations, and water quality), and executive manager (laboratory, water quality, and environmental affairs).  He has held numerous volunteer positions in the drinking water industry: Chair of CA/NV Section AWWA, National AWWA Board of Directors, Chair Nevada Operators Certification Advisory Board, and member of the CA/NV Section AWWA Water For People Committee.  
Chet has given more than 50 technical presentations in drinking water and water reclamation and is a Registered Environmental Health Specialist in California and Grade 4 Water Treatment Operator in Nevada.

Kathleen Auckly

Kathleen has more than 10 years of experience in the drinking water field as a data analyst for water rates and for water treatment, and she has managed her own tutoring business for math and sciences in the Reno area for the last 15 years. She is a graduate hydrologist from UNR. Currently, Kathleen is working with her husband Chet on several educational programs for drinking water professionals.