AWWA/WEF The Utility Management Conference™ - March 5-8, 2019 | Nashville, TN

Over the past 30 years, members of AWWA and WEF have established The Utility Management Conference™ as one of the leading, most informative, and most prestigious management conferences available. Water and wastewater managers and professionals will gather to hear the latest approaches, practices, processes, techniques, case studies, and research in all aspects of utility management. Come prepared to share your experiences and learn from others in similar situations as we respond to the most pressing management issues of the day.

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Conference Registration

Thank you for your interest in attending the 2019 AWWA/WEF Utility Management Conference. Registration and housing will open in the Fall.

Hotel Information

Renaissance Nashville Hotel
611 Commerce St.
Nashville, TN 37203

Conference Rate: $249 plus tax per night.   

Get away to the Music Capital of the World at Renaissance Nashville Hotel. Enjoy the perfect location within walking distance of premier downtown attractions, including B.B. King's Blues Club, Country Music Hall of Fame, Ryman Auditorium and the historic Second Avenue District. 


Alert: AWWA is aware of multiple organizations contacting attendees to solicit hotel rooms. 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



The AWWA/WEF Young Professionals (YP) Summit is the premier water and wastewater industry workshop for young professionals. Join other future leaders by exploring your role in water and discussing how you can best serve your organization and community. 


AWWA Evening Welcome Activity & Event

AWWA YP Leadership Training
WEF Emerging Leadership Training
AWWA/WEF YP Summit Welcome Reception

AWWA/WEF YP Summit Networking Reception 

*More details to come!

Utility Management Conference at-a-Glance
 Preliminary Schedule. All conference events take place at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel

Tuesday, March 5
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Workshops (additional fee)
Wednesday, March 6 
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Registration Open
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.  Opening General Session
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Professional Sessions
noon - 1:30 p.m.  Luncheon
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Networking Reception
Thursday, March 7   
 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 - 5:00 p.m.  Professional Sessions
 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch break on your own
 Friday, March 8 
 7:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Registration Open
 8:30 - noon           Professional Sessions

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