WaterSmart Innovations

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October 3-5, 2023   |   Las Vegas

The world of water keeps moving fast. Get ahead of the curve.

Water utilities and systems are increasingly challenged by climate change, emerging contaminants, evolving regulations, aging infrastructure, conservation needs, and much more. New technologies are being invented, new strategies and programs are being developed, new ways to engage customers are arising, and new models for managing and governing systems for drinking water and wastewater are being explored.

At WSI, technical sessions will cover everything from advancing the adoption of efficient products, to alternate water supplies, to marketing and outreach and much more.  

The exhibit hall will feature pioneering creators of the most advanced water products, services, and strategies.

This established and highly regarded conference provides a practical forum for a wide range of water technology professionals to exchange the latest research and information. For COVID-19 resources, and health and wellness information, please visit our COVID-19 resources page

WSI 2023 - coming soon!

Join us in Las Vegas, Nevada - October 3-5, 2023. Registration will open in Spring 2023. 

Who Attends WaterSmart Innovations?

  • Water resource planners and engineers
  • Conservation & green infrastructure professionals
  • Municipal water & wastewater utilities
  • Industry consultants
  • Local, state, and federal governmental agencies
  • Agricultural interests
  • Water quality specialists
  • Public affairs managers
Sample Registration Rates Member Early Rate  Nonmember Early Rate  Member Late  Rate  Nonmember Late Rate 
Full-Conference Registration (Best Value!) 
Includes sessions, lunch & reception; excludes workshops
$425 $425 $485 $485
Speaker (validation required - same as Full-Conference) $325 $325  $385 $385
Student (validation required - same as Full-Conference) $65 $65 $65 $65
Exhibits Only (non-booth staff)
Includes access to exhibit hall; excludes workshops, lunch & reception 
$0 $0 $0 $0
Luncheon Only (Thursday)
Excludes access to sessions, exhibit hall, workshops & reception 
$45 $45 $45 $45
Pre-Conference Workshop (Tuesday) $65 $65 $65 $65
Pre-Conference Facility Tour (half-day) $65 $65 $65 $65

Cancellation Policy: AWWA must receive cancellations in writing. Phone cancellations are not accepted. All cancellations dated by the early-bird deadline will receive a refund, minus a 25% administrative fee. After the deadline, cancellations will not be refunded; however, substitute registrants are welcome. Email requests for substitutions or cancellations to service@awwa.org or fax requests to 303.347.0804.


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 sponsors. AWWA uses a third party for this service, and at no time was your email disclosed to sponsors.

 
 

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.


Future Years

WSI 2024 - September 24 - 26, 2024, Las Vegas, Nevada
WSI 2025 - Exact Dates and Location TBD

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2022 WaterSmart Innovations Conference!

 

 

Technical Program

At WaterSmart Innovations, attendees will connect with the resources they need in an atmosphere of networking, collaboration and learning. The conference offers a wide range of professional and poster sessions, pre-show workshops, post-show technical tours and an expansive exhibit hall. 

 

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The WSI planning committee is excited to share another outstanding technical program for 2023.
Check back in Mid Spring for details!


2023 Pre-Conference Workshop

Workshops provide in-depth, hands-on comprehensive learning opportunities. Registration and additional fee are required to attend the workshop(s), these items are not included in the Full Conference registration. 


2023 Pre-Conference Tour

Facility Tours offer an additional opportunity for in-depth, hands-on learning. Registration and additional fee are required to attend the tour(s), these items are not included in the Full Conference registration.

 


Additional details and agendas will be available within the Online Program.

Call for Abstracts is Now Open!


The 2023 WaterSmart Innovations Conference will take place on October 3-5, 2023 in Las Vegas, NV. 

The call for Abstracts will be open until 4:00 p.m. (MDT) on Thursday, January 19, 2023. 
Any submissions provided after the call closes will not be accepted.


 

AWWA is soliciting abstracts covering the following topics: 

  • Advancing Efficient Products
  • Alternate sources of supply
  • Codes, policies, and rates and fees
  • Conservation and incentive programs
  • Data for Customers
  • Demand side water management strategies
  • Drought management
  • Equity and Affordability
  • Education
  • High efficiency fixtures and appliances
  • Landscapes and outdoor water use
  • Marketing & outreach
  • Rainwater / Greywater / Stormwater harvesting
  • Special topics / Other
  • Sustainable construction and development
  • Water efficiency and the environment
  • Water loss management
  • Water/Energy nexus

Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities


Whether yours is a new company seeking exposure to a global audience or an established organization with a strong track record in the field of water efficiency practices, join us at the WaterSmart Innovations Conference as an exhibitor and/or sponsor.

Our Exhibit Hall features emerging and cutting-edge water efficiency products and services. Our exhibitors are companies featuring appliances, plumbing fixtures, landscape and irrigation equipment, consulting and professional services and software and technology, among others.

Unable to exhibit? 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 conference attendees.

Contact sales@awwa.org with questions and to learn what exhibit & sponsorship opportunities are available.


Thank you to our 2022 exhibitors and sponsors!

Stay Tuned for 2023 Details and Resources

 

South Point Hotel and Conference Center
9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89123

WaterSmart Innovations is being held at the South Point Hotel and Conference Center located in the heart of the premiere southwest Las Vegas valley, just minutes away from the famous Las Vegas Strip. 

Some of our many amenities include a 16-screen Century Theatre movie complex, 64-lane bowling center and a handful of restaurants that cater to all appetites and tastes. The casino features a large selection of table games and the latest slot and video poker machines. The distinctive hotel features spacious rooms and suites with 42-inch LED televisions, Point Plush mattresses and Wireless Fidelity throughout. 

A unique feature to this property is its Equestrian Center, which is the finest horse facility in the country. South Point also has a fabulous 400-seat showroom that features headliner entertainment and dancing to live bands on weekends. Stop by the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa today, we are sure you will want to stay.

 

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 Connections Housing/Par Avion - the official AWWA Housing Bureaus, please email awwaconferences@awwa.org.

 

 

 

 

Las Vegas

Out and About Near the South Point

While WSI's host hotel, the South Point, offers numerous dining and entertainment options, attendees also can find many other restaurants, shops and recreational opportunities all within a short taxi ride of the property.

Of course, the sights and sounds of the famed Las Vegas Strip are just a few miles north on Las Vegas Boulevard. But if you prefer to stay closer to "home," then consider some of these alternatives:

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2022 COLLABORATORS


 

For questions regarding registration, lodging or general conference questions, please contact the Conferences and Education group.