Annual Conference & Exposition


June 11-14 | Exposition: June 12-14 | MANDALAY BAY CONVENTION CENTER| LAS VEGAS | USA

ACE International Reception


Are you outside of North America? The AWWA Red-Carpet Service can take the hassle out of traveling and ensure your experience is seamless. Take advantage of local experts who will help you to travel carefree from the moment you land to the end of your trip. 

The program includes

  • Transportation to and from the airport to hotel
  • Special facility tours - sign up early!
  • Special concierge service at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center to pick-up registration materials and more.
  • Access to interpreters during the conference (pre-registration is required)
  • Certificate of Attendance for joining us at ACE18! To obtain your certificate, visit the International Resource Center at ACE.



Interested in bringing a group of delegates to the 2018 Annual Conference & Exposition?

Contact AWWA's Manager of International Programs, John Anderson


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.

U.S. Embassy, Visa Waiver Program and other details for tourism Learn more.


Maximize your savings and register by April 25, 2018, to enjoy the Super-Saver rates! 

Bring a delegation of 5 or more participants and receive one complimentary registration of equal or lesser value free. 

REGISTER ONLINE or download the form to register. 

Full-conference registration includes access to all professional sessions and Exhibit Hall, Expo Café lunch tickets, Exhibit Hall networking events, ACE Wrap Party and the ACE Online event. 

Members $850 | Nonmembers $1,050



Book Your Hotel Room Today. We are offering outstanding hotel rates! 

Reserve your hotel room through AWWA’s Official Housing Bureau. The deadline
to reserve your hotel room is April 25, 2018, or until we are sold out of rooms.

A special room block is being held for our international guests at Excalibur Hotel & Casino and MGM Grand Casino. Rates start at US $60–$238 including resort fees. 

Reserve your room

1.310.590.4736 |


Things to do in Las Vegas - popular restaurants and stuff to do on the Vegas strip. Learn more

Get ready for your trip - packing, weather, currency, transportation and other information about your trip to the United States. Learn more

Eat - Check out top rated restaurants organized by price and type of cuisine. Learn more





View the ACE18 Announcement - International Editions

English  Japanese

Chinese  Korean

Hindi  Spanish




Tuesday, June 12 
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 13 
10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. 

Thursday, June 14 
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Welcome international attendees! We encourage you to visit the International Resource Center and take advantage of the many resources available to you, including an international attendee lounge, and the list of ACE attendees sorted by country. Staff and volunteers will also be available to answer your questions about the professional program, technical tours, local areas of interest, and all the activities at the conference.



Tuesday, June 12 | 5:30–7:00 p.m. 

Each year, AWWA takes great pleasure in hosting a reception specifically for international participants. This is an excellent opportunity to socialize with colleagues from around the world, renew old acquaintances and make new friends. AWWA’s leadership and International Council Members will be available to meet and discuss international issues in a relaxed, social atmosphere.

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

Planning ahead? View future Annual Conference dates.

AWWA California Nevada Section

IMPORTANT INFO about ace18

Hurry! Super-saver rates end on April 24. Register today!

Hotels are going fast! Reserve your discounted room rate today. 

Las Vegas labor dispute notice.

Due to the conference location in Las Vegas, the pattern for 2018 will run Mon. thru Thurs. Check out the schedule.

full-conference attendees & AWWA members
can enjoy 30 hours of pre-recorded content for FREE. Learn more about ACE Online.