Utility Management


Utility Management Conference 2022


Over the past three decades, members of AWWA and WEF have established The Utility Management Conference™ as one of the leading, most informative, and most prestigious management conferences available. For COVID-19 resources, current cancellation policy, health and wellness information, please visit our COVID-19 resources page.

2022 UMC


Learn More about 2022 - we look forward to seeing you February 21-24, 2022 in Orlando!


Thank you to attendees, speakers, and sponsors who joined us for our return to in-person conferences, August 3-6, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. It was wonderful so see such strong attendance and experience the benefits of in-person learning. 

2021 Technical Program

Conference proceedings will be added within the online program approximately 6-8 weeks after the conclusion of the event. 

2021 Conference at-a-glance

Tuesday, August 3  
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pre-conference workshops (additional fee)
Wednesday, August 4  
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30-10:00 a.m. Opening General Session
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Sessions
noon - 1:30 p.m. Luncheon
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Reception
Thursday, August 5  
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Sessions
noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break - On Your Own
Friday, August 6  
8:00  - 10:30 a.m. Registration Open
8:30 a.m - noon Professional Sessions

Subject to change. Please refer to onsite program and mobile app for schedule changes. 


The AWWA/WEF Young Professionals (YP) Summit is the premier water and wastewater industry workshop for young professionals. Join other future leaders by exploring your role in water and discussing how you can best serve your organization and community. 

More details will be released regarding the 2022 YP Summit. Learn More about 2022

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Utility Management Conference offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities to enhance your company's impact and visibility throughout the conference.

Co-hosted by AWWA and WEF, The Utility Management Conference has been established as one of the leading, more informative, and most prestigious management conferences available to the water and wastewater industry. Over 800 attendees share experiences and learn from others in similar situations, as sessions respond to the most pressing utility management issues of the day.

Being a conference sponsor is a great way to leverage your presence at the conference, increase your brand awareness, and put your organization’s name in front of all Utility Management Conference attendees.

2022 Sponsor Information

Connect your company to a qualified and high-profile audience entirely interested in the management of today's water and wastewater utilities - join us! 


The Call For Abstracts is now open for 2022!

For information on how to submit, please click here.

For additional information on the 2022 Call for Abstracts, visit the WEF website here.



Arcos LLC
Gulf Coat Underground
Kamstrup Water Metering
West Monroe
American Water Resources
Badger Meter
CDM Smith
Industrial Furnace Co., MHF Services
Tetra Tech