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9/29/2018 to 10/3/2018
When: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Where: New Orleans Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana 
United States
Contact: National WEF office

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WEFTEC® is recognized as the world’s largest annual water quality technical conference and exhibition, providing extensive educational opportunities and unparalleled access to the field’s most cutting-edge technologies and services.


For questions or to register for this event, please contact the national WEF office or visit their website www.weftec.org.



Registration and Housing Opens for WEFTEC® 2018 in New Orleans

Join the ReGeneration - register by July 12 to receive “best rate”


April 17, 2018. ALEXANDRIA, VA – Registration and housing is now open for WEFTEC 2018, the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) 91st annual technical exhibition and conference. 


Scheduled for September 29 through October 3 at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center, WEFTEC is the best place for WEF members and water professionals from around the world to learn, connect and explore new, regenerative ways to shape the future of water. 


Join the ReGeneration at WEFTEC 2018

The ReGeneration, with a capital G, is a modern movement that refers to a diverse group of globally connected, innovative, and like-minded individuals of all ages and nationalities who share a common interest in renewable resources, recycling, and other means of sustaining the earth’s natural environment. 


That describes WEFTEC, where water professionals, industry experts, and the most innovative companies from around the world will join together in one place to grow their knowledge-base, expand their professional and business networks, and access today’s most advanced technologies and solutions for sustainable water management and resource recovery.


The 2018 technical program and award-winning exhibition includes 130 technical sessions, 29 workshops, seven local facility tours, numerous events, and more than 900 exhibitors who will show off the latest developments, research, solutions, and cutting-edge technologies. A wide range of topics within more than 30 focus areas allow attendees to design their own, unique learning experience with the opportunity to earn continuing education credits. Attendees will also find increased opportunities to interact directly with global water experts through mobile sessions, product demonstrations, the popular Innovation Showcase, and more than a dozen specially designed pavilions.

The Opening General Session will kick off the conference with an inspirational presentation from keynote speaker Kevin Brown, a highly sought after motivational speaker and author of The Hero Effect
Ô . Brown will share his ideas, strategies, and principles that will inspire water professionals to recognize and embrace their identity as everyday heroes who show up and give their best when it matters most. 

Other conference highlights include the popular Mix with Members reception, Stormwater Congress, the annual WEF Community Service Project, sessions featuring the video-based educational format (Interactive Knowledge Exchange - IKE), poster sessions, the design competition, the 31st annual Operations Challenge competition, and more. 

Register now and join thousands of your colleagues this September at WEFTEC 2018
½The Water Quality Event. 

Note to editors: Complimentary registration for WEFTEC 2018 is available for credentialed media representatives. Click here for complete details.


About WEF

The Water Environment Federation is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 34,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality professionals around the world. Since 1928, WEF and its members have protected public health and the environment. As a global water sector leader, our mission is to connect water professionals; enrich the expertise of water professionals; increase the awareness of the impact and value of water; and provide a platform for water sector innovation. To learn more, visit www.wef.org. 

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