Denver, CO (Vocus) April 23, 2010
The deadline for discounted registration for the American Water Works Association’s 2010 Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE10) is April 24. Individuals are encouraged to register early for the conference and save $100 in registration fees. ACE10 will be held in Chicago, Ill. at the McCormick Place, West Building, June 20-24.
As the world’s water community gathers to explore the future of safe water, Denis Hayes, National Coordinator of the first Earth Day, will speak at the Opening General Session on Monday morning, June 21. Hayes has been at the core of the modern environmental movement since its launch. He will speak about the major environmental challenges and opportunities confronting the water community today such as global warming, expanding renewable energy, and protecting oceans and natural resources to ensure a sustainable future.
ACE10 will also offer unique events focused on sections, diversity issues, young professionals, students, public officials, operators, and international attendees as the world’s water community gathers to explore the future of safe water, gain insight into cutting-edge research and best practices, and experience the latest products and services available today.
Media Note: Accredited members of the media may attend ACE10 at no charge. However, they are required to register with AWWA Public Affairs. For media registration, please visit the press room at awwa.org or contact Deirdre Mueller at dmueller(at)awwa(dot)org or 303-347-6140.
Established in 1881, AWWA is the oldest and largest nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated to safe water in North America. AWWA has more than 59,000 members worldwide, and its 4,500 utility members serve 80 percent of America’s population.
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.