The Transformative Issues Symposium brings together water sector professionals from across North America to discuss the most important and challenging issues of our times. For COVID-19 resources, and health and wellness information, please visit our COVID-19 resources page.
…anyone wanting to advance diversity and inclusion in the water community!
Cancellation Policy: AWWA must receive cancellations in writing. Phone cancellations are not accepted. All cancellations before the early deadline will receive a refund, minus a 25% administrative fee. After the early deadline, cancellations will not be refunded; however, substitute registrants are welcome. Email requests for substitutions or cancellations to email@example.com or fax requests to 303.347.0804.
International attendees: Do you need a letter of invitation from AWWA? Submit the request form. Requests will be honored for attendees and presenters with the intent to register.
TIS covered a range of topics including: diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), data and benchmarking, best practices in recruitment and retention, the role innovation and technology play in the water workforce, and the expected (and unexpected) benefits that a diverse and engaged workforce can bring to utilities, communities, and the water sector ecosystem as a whole. View the Technical Program for complete session details.
2022 Technical Program
Schedule at a Glance
The 2022 TIS Workshop offers additional opportunities for in-depth, hands-on learning. Registration and fee were required, these items are not included in the Full Conference registration. Check back in Summer 2023 to learn about future symposiums!
For additional resources on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Embracing our Differences please visit AWWA's online Diversity Center.
Visit the AWWA Call For Abstracts page to learn about additional programs that are currently accepting submissions.
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