Media Resources

Providing media professionals with the latest information about WEF activities, announcements, events, and public outreach initiatives

Media Contact

Heidi Bragg
Senior Director, Public Outreach and Communications
703-684-2465 - direct
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For non-media inquiries, consult the Customer Service page.


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Press Badge Policy

Complimentary press registration for WEF events is reserved for credentialed media representatives only.
Proof of media credentials is required. Examples include a business card (with editor, journalist, publisher, or another media-related title), a copy of press credentials, or a published bylined article. Marketing, sales, and any other non-media professionals are not eligible.
Eligibile events and approvals of complimentary press registration are at the sole discretion of the Water Environment Federation.

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Camera Policy

Photographing, videotaping, filming, or live-streaming the events of any WEF workshop, technical session, event, or in the exhibit halls is strictly prohibited. Any participant violating this policy will be required to relinquish the film or digital media and will be immediately removed from the conference. Media may contact WEF communications staff for authorization at WEF event.
There is a separate policy and authorization form for WEFTEC, WEF's annual technical exhibition and conference.

See WEFTEC Camera Policy

Press Releases

Industrial Water Resources
WEFTEC 2023 Exceeds Expectations

This year’s WEFTEC, the Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference, lived up to its reputation as the water sector's leading marketplace for ...

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Industrial Water Resources
Water Environment Federation Announces 2023 Award Honorees

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is proud to recognize the recipients of the 2023 WEF Awards. This year's awards showcase outstanding contributions to the ...

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Industrial Water Resources
Water Utilities Recognized as Industry and Community Leaders in Solving Water Challenges

The Utility of the Future Today program is pleased to recognize 47 water utilities that are benefiting their communities and inspiring the water sector through ...

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Selected Upcoming Events

WEF offers an assortment of conferences, webcasts, and other meetings and events. View the list of All Events

  • 09 - 12 Apr

    Collection Systems and Stormwater Conference 2024

    Register now for Collection Systems and Stormwater 2024! The robust program will highlight continued advances in the wastewater collection systems sector as well as the latest innovations in stormwater management.

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  • 15 - 17 Apr

    DBIA/AWWA/WEF Design Build for Water/Wastewater 2024

    #DBIAWater provides a platform for experienced, knowledgeable, and well-spoken industry experts to highlight best practices in design-build project delivery in the water and wastewater sector, and to discuss the merits of its as a means to achieve exceptional project outcomes!

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  • 21 - 24 May

    Innovations in Treatment Technology Conference 2024

    The Innovations in Treatment Technology Conference 2024 will highlight new technologies, successful innovations, and current best practices in the industry in Virginia Beach, VA, May 21-24, 2024!

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  • 18 - 21 Jun

    Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2024

    The Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2024 will highlight new technologies, successful innovations, and current best practices in the water sector. Join us June 18-21, 2024 in Oklahoma City!

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