Water Infrastructure


Learn about water infrastructure issues and discuss solutions to these challenges, including the latest cost-effective strategies to manage aging infrastructure, control water loss, protect critical infrastructure, and finance capital projects and operation and maintenance activities. For COVID-19 resources, current cancellation policy, health and wellness information, please visit our COVID-19 resources page.

Registration now open!



If you require a registration form, please reach out to AWWA Customer Service at service@awwa.org.

Register by August 13, 2021 for best rates!

Registration Rates Early Member Rate Early Nonmember Rate Late Member Rate Late Nonmember Rate
Full-Conference Registration (Best Value!) 
Includes sessions, exposition, receptions & meals; does not include workshops
$620 $820  $820  $920
(includes Monday lunch and Monday reception)
$375 $575  $575  $675
Tuesday/Wednesday-Only (includes Tuesday lunch) $375 $575  $575  $675
Student (ID required - Same as Full-Conference) $35 $35  $50  $50
Speaker (Discount off of the Full-Conference rate) $370 $575  $575  $675
Exhibits-Only (non-booth staff) $60 $90  $90  $90
Spouse/Guest Registration
(includes admittance to Monday evening reception)
$35 $35  $35  $35
Sunday Workshops (half day/full day) $125/$250 $225/$350 $225/$350 $325/$450

Cancellation Policy: For attendees canceling due to COVID-19, AWWA will apply 2021 paid registration fees to the following year's conference. A refund of dollars paid will be processed upon request. AWWA shall not be liable for any expenses incurred. Substitution registrations are welcome. To apply for the substitution registration or transfer or refund of fees, submit your cancelation request in writing to service@awwa.org

Who attends the Water Infrastructure Conference & Exposition?

Utility Organizations

  • Managers: Process & Facilities
  • GM/Directors: Engineering, Planning & Construction, Capital Projects
  • Emergency Response, SCADA Systems Engineers
  • Collection, Distribution & Dual Distribution Systems Decision Makers
  • Security Specialists
  • Computer/Process Control Systems Professionals
  • Operators and Maintenance Personnel

Consulting Firms

  • Technical Practice Leaders
  • Project Managers and Engineers
  • Treatment Plant Operations Consultants
  • Pipeline Rehabilitation Consultants
  • Security, Emergency and Cybersecurity Advisors

Future Years

Water Infrastructure 2022 - September 11-14, Portland, Oregon
Water Infrastructure 2023 - September 10-13, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

International attendees: Do you need a letter of invitation from AWWA? Submit the request formRequests will be honored for attendees and presenters with the intent to register.

Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix stands ready to welcome the Water Infrastructure Conference & Exposition in September! All conference events will take place at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa.

Book your room today for the group rate of $229/night+taxes (includes resort fee). This room block will close August 13th or when sold out, whichever comes first.

For information on how the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa is preparing to safely welcome AWWA guests, please click here. For information on current COVID-19 restrictions in Phoenix, please click here.

Hotel Information

Arizona Grand Resort & Spa

8000 Arizona Grand Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85044


Alert: AWWA is aware of multiple organizations contacting attendees to solicit hotel rooms. For your protection, reserve hotel accommodations using only the link provided by AWWA. Reservations made through any other housing services company cannot be guaranteed by AWWA and could result in hidden charges, unusual restrictions, or incorrect hotel placement. If you are contacted by an agency other than Par Avion - the official AWWA Housing Bureau, please email AWWA Lodging.

2021 Technical Program

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

The 2021 Call For Abstracts is now closed

Thank you for all submissions.

Call for Abstracts Topics

Speaking at a conference offers increased networking opportunities, additional company exposure, and the chance to expand your individual influence. Please note that submissions provided after the call closes will not be accepted.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Education Services or call 800.926.7337.

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

AWWA offers a wide variety of sponsorship 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 infrastructure of today's water industry.

2021 Resources:

2021 Floor Plan & Current Exhibitor List
2021 Exhibitor Prospectus 

Visit the Exhibitorzone to access the exhibitor service manual and other resources to prepare for a successful exhibit experience. For all exhibit & sponsor inquiries please contact AWWA Exhibitor Services.

The Water Infrastructure Conference & Exposition is the premier event for infrastructure solutions in North America - be there! 








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