Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 30, 2012
Online registration is now open for the American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) 2012 Water Quality Technology Conference® and Exposition (WQTC), to be held Nov. 4-8 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Drinking water quality is a global issue that requires constant research, evaluation, scrutiny, and advancement from industry leaders. Innovation in contaminant detection, new regulatory requirements, potential health issues, and increased security concerns are creating challenges that water utilities must face head-on. WQTC is known world-wide as the event of the year for providing answers about quality water in a high-tech environment.
As AWWA's second-largest conference, WQTC attracts approximately 1,300 water quality professionals of all types each year. WQTC attendees represent a diverse population of the water industry. Previous attendees include water quality specialists, water utility managers, scientists, engineers, academics and manufacturers. Multiple networking events will be available, to bring attendees together to discuss issues and solutions relating to water quality.
For more information on WQTC and registration details, go to http://www.awwa.org/conferences/wqtc.
Media Note: Accredited members of the media may attend WQTC at no charge. However, they are required to register with AWWA Public Affairs. For media registration, please visit the press room at http://www.awwa.org or contact Deirdre Mueller at dmueller (at) awwa (dot) org or 303-347-6140.
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AWWA is the authoritative resource for knowledge, information, and advocacy to improve the quality and supply of water in North America and beyond. AWWA is the largest organization of water professionals in the world. AWWA advances public health, safety and welfare by uniting the efforts of the full spectrum of the entire water community. Through our collective strength we become better stewards of water for the greatest good of the people and the environment.