Advance Your Career in Water

AWWA's Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE) is the place where water professionals from around the world gather to discuss the most current industry topics, innovations, issues and trends to help solve immediate and future water challenges.


YP/Student Networking with the Boss

Tuesday, June 15 | 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Ever wanted the chance to talk to a general manager of a water utility? A principal in a consulting engineering firm? The head of a manufacturing company? An EPA regulator? 

Join us for this low-key networking session. This is a tremendous opportunity for you to get some virtual face time with some of the leaders of the water industry. 

Virtual Career Fair

Tuesday, June 15 | 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Don’t miss live, online introductions between job seekers and employers at the ACE21 All Virtual Career Fair. 

Employers will be able to live-screen candidates, and candidates will be able to interview hiring mangers quickly and easily without time-consuming and expensive travel. Employer participation includes an online booth with logo, job listings, organization description, video, and more.



Career Talk for YPs – Taking Your Career to the Next Level

June 15th, 11:00-11:45am
Join us for a panel discussion with YPs in the industry who will share thoughts on their career progression, leadership tips, mentoring, and how to find that perfect job. Have a question on what it's like to work at a utility, supervise a water treatment plant, or be in the consulting world? We’ve got you covered because our panelists come from these diverse workplaces in the water industry! 

Learn about YP perspectives on furthering your career, whether you are a student, an entry-level professional, or a seasoned professional. Hosted by Melissa Elliott, AWWA President

Hear What Attendees are Saying About
AWWA Virtual Events

"For students…it is nice to have the ability to download presentations so we can spend additional time to pour through them."