WIFIA-SRF Workshop

Financing Solutions for Water Infrastructure

This AWWA workshop brings together finance professionals to discuss ways the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act, Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds, and other programs can work together to help utilities solve their water infrastructure financing challenges. Interactive sessions with financing thought leaders from within and outside the water sector will engage attendees and foster the exchange of ideas on these critical topics.

June 14-16, 2020 I  Orlando, Florida

Registration Now Open!

The Workshop agenda will focus on

  • Exploring financing options from stakeholders' perspectives
  • Co-financing best practices
  • Using WIFIA to help get financing at the lowest possible costs
  • Financing the future of water

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Who Attends

  • State Clean Water and Drinking Water SRF and Financing Authority managers and staff
  • Water, wastewater and stormwater utility CEOs, GMs, CFOs, and related senior management
  • Municipal finance professionals
  • EPA WIFIA and SRF staff
  • Other finance professionals working in the water sector
Workshop Location 
Rosen Plaza Hotel
9700 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819

Hotel reservations may be made now in conjunction with AWWA's Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE20). Visit the ACE20 hotel reservations page and choose Rosen Plaza Hotel from the list of available hotels. After the Workshop, we hope you are able to spend time visiting ACE as well! Learn More



2020 Registration Rates
Non member 
Seminar Registration   $395 $445
*Rates may increase, register by May 15 to secure best rates!  

Workshop Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received in writing, faxed or emailed to AWWA. Cancellations before the early deadline will receive a refund minus 25% administrative fee. Cancellations post-deadline will not be refunded; however, substitute registrants are welcome. Fax requests for substitutions or cancellations to 303.347.0804 or email Customer Service.

Photo and Information Release: By registering for this event, you agree to allow AWWA to use your photo in any AWWA-related publication or website. Registrants may receive show-related and promotional emails from exhibitors. AWWA uses a third party for this service, and at no time was your email disclosed to sponsors or exhibitors. 



The program will begin on Sunday afternoon with opening session, keynote and welcome reception.  Additional program details and presenter information will be available here in February.

Schedule at-a-glance

Preliminary Schedule. All Workshop events take place at the Rosen Plaza Hotel.

Sunday, June 14, 2020
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Opening Session - Welcome and Keynote Presentation
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception
Monday, June 15, 2020 
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Check-in
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. WIFIA and SRF 201
11:00 a.m. - noon Co-financing Best Practices: a Panel Discussion
 noon - 1:30 p.m. Luncheon with Keynote Speaker
1:30 - 5:30 p.m. Exploring Financing Options from Various Stakeholders' Perspectives
Tuesday, June 16, 2020  
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Networking Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Using WIFIA to Get the Best Deal - Case Studies
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.  Closing Session: Financing the Future of Water - A Panel Discussion
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. One-on-one meetings with EPA staff



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