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Inspirational astrophysicist Oluseyi to keynote AWWA Virtual Summit

Early registration deadline is Sept. 11

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) today announced that world-renowned astrophysicist Dr. Hakeem Oluseyi will address the Opening General Session of the AWWA Virtual Summit from 11-11:45 a.m. ET on Sept. 23.

Early registration prices for the Sept. 23-24 AWWA Virtual Summit are in effect through Sept. 11. Member registration is $195, and non-member registration is $295.

Oluseyi is an author, educator and former space science education lead at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Speaking on "The Stars in my Soul: My Unlikely Journey Through Space & Time," he will share his mind-bending scientific research and motivate attendees with his personal life story – all while making a cosmic connection to the value of water and water professionals and the silver linings that can emerge from extraordinary challenges. 

The AWWA Virtual Summit allows participants to connect, exchange knowledge and collaborate with industry experts from the convenience of the home or office. To learn more about the event or to register, visit the Virtual Summit webpage

Media note: Accredited members of the media may attend the Virtual Summit at no charge. However, they are required to register with AWWA Communications. For media registration, visit AWWA’s Press Room or contact Amber Wilson at 303-652-7704.

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