Membrane Technology




The AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference explores how the latest developments in membrane technology can enhance water reliability and quality. Each year the conference reveals new directions in water and wastewater treatment technologies, desalting and membrane bioreactor applications. For COVID-19 resources, and health and wellness information, please visit the MTC COVID-19 resources page

MTC 2023 coming soon!

Join us in Knoxville, Tennessee on February 20-23, 2023 for the 2023 AMTA-AWWA Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition. 

Registration will open by late October. 

Who attends MTC?

  • Consultants and Contractors
  • Designers
  • Professors and students
  • Federal, state and municipal management and executives
  • Local, state and federal regulators
  • International audience
  • Manufacturers, suppliers and distributors
  • Operators
  • Scientists and researchers
  • Water and wastewater engineers
  • Water utility plant management and executives

Sample Registration Rates
Registration Type Member Early Rate Nonmember Early Rate
Member Late  Rate Nonmember Late Rate
Full-Conference Registration (Best Value!) 
Includes technical sessions, exposition, meals, networking events;
does not include workshops
$800 $1,000 $850 $1,050
Student (Validation required - same as Full-Conference) $100 $100 $100 $100
Operator/Professor/Regulator (Validation required - same as Full-Conference) $400 $500 $450 $550
Exhibits-Only All Days (non-booth staff) $100 $100 $100 $100
Pre-Conference Workshops (half day/full day)  $160/$280 $230/$380 $185/$330 $280/$430
Technical Facility Tours $45 $55 $95 $105


Members enjoy registration discounts. Join us!

AMTA Membership Information  |   AWWA Membership Information 

Technical Program

Each year the AMTA-AWWA Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition features technical podium and poster sessions, pre-conference workshops, facility tours, networking and a comprehensive Exhibit Hall. Attendees explore how the latest developments in technology can enhance water reliability and quality through membrane filtration, reuse, desalting, RO/NF/MF/UF and MBR for water treatment. The MTC planning committee is excited to share another outstanding technical program in 2023 - details coming soon!




Conference Topics include

  • Membrane Development, Research, and Innovation
  • Plant Operation, Maintenance, and Management
  • Reuse
  • Project Planning and Design
  • Membrane Filtration Applications 
  • Planning and Operations
  • Concentrate Management
  • Seawater Desalination
  • Experts in the Round - Roundtable networking forums

Pre-Conference Workshops & Tours

The 2022 MTC Workshops and Facility Tours offered additional opportunities for in-depth, hands-on learning. Registration and fee was required, these items were not included in the full conference registration. Check back in Fall 2022 to learn about out 2023 Workshops & Tours! 


Exhibitor & Sponsor Opportunities

Thank you to all our 2022 Exhibitors & Sponsors! 

Each year, MTC offers a wide variety of sponsorship packages and exhibitor opportunities to enhance your company's exposure and visibility throughout the conference.

Connect your company to a qualified and high-profile audience entirely interested in the membrane industry.

2023 Resources:

2023 Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus

Reserve a Booth

Exhibitor Listing

Floor Plan

MTC Exhibitor Rules



For all exhibit & sponsor inquiries please contact AWWA Exhibitor Services.

The Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition is the premier event for membrane technology and applications in North America - be there!

The MTC 2023 Call for Abstracts has now closed. Notifications will be sent to all submitters by October 31. 

MTC Awards: Call for Nominations!

Water Quality Person of the Year Award
Robert O. Vernon Award - Membrane Plant Operator Award
Membrane Facility Award

Please visit the Awards Nomination Form for a description of each award, and to submit your nominations. 

Congratulations to all winners! 2022 Awardee Information

Get to Know AWWA and AMTA

Members enjoy registration discounts. Join us!

AMTA Membership Information  |   AWWA Membership Information 


DuPont Water Solutions
Avista Membrane Treatment Solutions
Toray Membrane USA
Carollo Engineers
American Water Chemicals
Afton Pumps, Inc.
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CDM Smith
Harn R/O Systems
Nanostone Water
Wigen Water
SWM International