Conference Details


Collection Systems 2017

  CenturyLink Center
Omaha, Nebraska

Conference: May 21-24, 2017
Exhibition: May 22-23, 2017

WEF and The Collections System Committee is pleased to announce-


The Collection Systems 2017 Conference


Collections in the Heartland - Collecting Today for a Cleaner Tomorrow


The Specialty Conference Committee is soliciting abstracts on the following topics 1-10.  Suggested subtopics provide content guidance and are not limited to those listed. 

1. System Operations and Maintenance (O&M)

2. Planning 

3. Design and Construction- Delivering Capital Projects 

4. Affordability 

5. Green Infrastructure/Stormwater Management 

6. Intelligent Water Networks 

7. Asset Management 

8. Wet weather/ Combined and Sanitary Sewer Overflows 

9. Trenchless/New Construction/Rehabilitation 

10. Pump Stations/Force Mains, and Manholes 

For complete details please download the full Call For Abstract document.


Submit your abstract by September 14, 2016 by clicking the submit button below. 


The Collection Systems Committee is accepting session proposals for this years conference.  Please download the Session Proposal form and submit it by September 14, 2016 to  



The Collection Systems Committee is currently accepting Workshop Proposals for WEFTEC and the Collection Systems 2017 Conference. Proposal are due by July 29, 2016.   
Please contact Ethan Edwards to submit - 

Technical Program/ Abstracts   Attendee Registration  Exhibition &Sponsorship Information 
Training & Education Registration Sarah Evans Moretti
Manager, Exhibition Sales


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