Monday, March 25

7 AM - Registration

8 AM - Section Leaders Meeting (Leadership Training)
Organized by the Trustees, the intent of this meeting is to update Section Leaders (Governing Board and Committee Officers) on Section current events and topics. Trustees will send out the agenda closer to Conference.


10 AM - Committee Meetings - Click HERE for schedule.

5:30 PM - Membership Welcome Reception

Attendees will receive one drink ticket and light appetizers will be served.


Tuesday, March 26

7 AM - Registration
          - Top-Op's
          - Competitions


7:30 AM - First Time Attendee Orientation

8 AM - Tour: Water Reliability (Must purchase $55 ticket to join the tour)*

Join this tour and see the Sacramento City surface water intake and treatment plant. The group will travel a short distance to the SRWTP intake pier to see the intake facility at the Sacramento River.  From there, the tour heads to the SRWTP facility. Originally built in 1921, this plant has grown in size and now covers 23 acres and can processes 160 MGPD of surface water. The plant will be in the maintenance mode which means that equipment that is normally submerged during operation will be exposed.  There will be a discussion about the 100% chlorine storage facility and safety protections.  Wear comfortable walking shoes.

8:30 AM - OPENING SESSION

11:30 AM - Volunteer Recognition Lunch & Top Op's Final (Ticket Required for Lunch)*

1 PM - Competitions in Exhibit Hall

1:30 PM - Technical Sessions
               - Mfg. Associates Council (MAC) Meeting

2:30 PM - Young Professional's Committee Meeting (Click HERE for committee schedule)

3 PM - Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

4 PM - Women's Leadership Committee Presents: Mad Hot Hysteria

Come get your hands dirty in a non-competitive environment! Learn the secrets of pipe tapping, hydrant hysteria, and meter madness from the masters themselves in this hands-on workshop.

5:30 PM - Exhibit Hall Meet & Greet Reception

6:30 PM - Young Professionals Meetup (Mixer) at The Mix Downtown

8 PM - Water for People Social at The Mix Downtown Click HERE for flyer. (Must purchase ticket to attend; $35 if purchased in advance, $40 at the door. Students 1/2 price with student ID)*


Wednesday, March 27

7 AM - Registration

7:30 AM - Technical Program | Morning Sessions

8 AM - Tour: Emergency Preparedness (Must purchase $55 ticket to join the tour)*

This tour will visit the Sacramento Office of Emergency Services center. SacOES coordinates the overall response to large scale incidents and disasters. Discussions will have an emphasis on utilities.
8 AM - Competitions

8:30 AM - Exhibit Hall Opens
               - Exhibit Hall Breakfast

12 PM - Lunch in the Exhibit Hall (Ticket required for lunch)*

1:30 PM - Technical Program | Afternoon Sessions


Thursday, March 28

7 AM - Registration (Sheraton Hotel)

8 AM - Technical Sessions

12 PM - Conference ends


*Tickets may be purchased during registration. Fill out a registration form or register online.

Preliminary Schedule

Please note this is NOT the final schedule. Sessions may/will change.
Click HERE to view the technical sessions schedule.