WEF Circular Water Economy Summit 2024

July 15-17 | Dallas, Texas

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The Latest About the Circular Water Economy Summit 2024

Join us in Dallas, Texas, to continue the transformation to the circular water economy. Attend to hear solutions to industrial water challenges, explore the opportunities for developing circular water systems, and learn to commercialize the products that result from it.

Exciting developments for the 2024 edition of the summit are underway!  


Registration is open now. Act by May 31 to take advantage of Early Bird Rates.

Registration Info


Get your room at the negotiated conference rate before the June 13 deadline or before the block sells out.

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The 30-member Circular Water Economy Summit 2024 Advisory Panel includes thought leaders and sector pioneers who guide the summit to address the organizational and technological challenges and opportunities we face. Their collective expertise and vision is shaping the future-focused agenda that fosters cross-sector collaboration, drives economic growth, and supports environmental resilience.

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See the Schedule at a Glance

Schedule at a Glance

2024 CWE Summit

July 15

Pre-Summit Workshop

Theme: Oil & Gas

July 16

Opening - Global & Indigenous Stories

Future Forward - AI in CWE

Innovation & Funding

Circular Flow Modeling

July 17

Opening - Technology

Industrial Symbiosis

Food Systems

Drivers for Circular Water Strategies

These sessions will balance presentation, panel, networking, small group, sponsor connect, and innovation pop-up opportunities.


What Does It Cost?

  Early Bird Fee
Through May 31, 2024
Onsite Rate
On/After June 1, 2024
Attendee Registration $900 $1200


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Payment Policy

All conference registrations are processed online.

Full payment is due when you register online with a credit card (VISA, MasterCard and American Express). Checks, purchase orders, wire transfers and cash are not accepted online or onsite at the conference.

Upon completion of your registration, you will receive an immediate confirmation email.

Cancellation and Substitution Policy

Cancellations/Refunds: All cancellations must be received in writing and sent to registration@wef.org by June 28, 2024. WEF will charge a 25% cancellation fee for cancellation requests received March 5, 2024, through June 28, 2024. NO refunds will be issued for cancellations requested after June 28, 2024. Rather than cancelling, consider sending a substitute.

Substitutions: An organization may submit a request to substitute one person for another in writing prior to June 28. Please submit your substitution request to registration@wef.org. After June 28, 2024, substitutions must be done onsite at the Hyatt Regency Dallas Hotel, beginning July 15 through 17.

Policies, Terms and Conditions.
By registering for the Summit you are agreeing to comply with WEF's Policies, Terms and Conditions.


Conference Headquarters Hotel

Hyatt Regency Dallas
300 Reunion Blvd.,
Dallas TX 75207 USA

Rate: $249.00/night Standard | $279.00/night City View
Nightly occupancy taxes and fees = 17.30%

Rooms are available at the negotiated conference rate until JUNE 13, 2024, or until the room block sells out, whichever occurs first.

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Circular Water Economy Sponsors

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This event will bring together C-level decision-makers and thought leaders from companies that are turning their industrial waste streams into value streams.


Meet the CWE Advisory Panel

This advisory panel functions as a dynamic group of experts, comprised of industrial and municipal water thought leaders from globally recognized companies. Their insights and expertise are instrumental in guiding the development and programming of CWES 2024, aligning our strategic focus with the needs of the industry and the planet.

Circular Water Economy News

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Trickle to Treasure: Appreciating the Economic Power of Water

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Connect with our community of water professionals who ensure that our local communities have access to clean water that protects public health. Explore our member benefits and find the membership type that’s right for you.

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From hands-on-training and leadership opportunities, such as Operations Challenge, to online training, such as the Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals series, WEF provides operators with many opportunities to advance on-the-job knowledge and develop their careers.

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Water & Wastewater Treatment

More than 16,000 publicly owned water resource recovery facilities operate in the United States. Skilled engineers and operators work together to ensure new and updated facilities continue to protect public health and the environment.

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Biosolids Resource Recovery

Through biosolids management, solid residue from wastewater treatment is processed to reduce or eliminate pathogens and minimize odors, forming a safe, beneficial agricultural product. Biosolids are carefully monitored and must be used in accordance with regulatory requirements.

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Industrial Water Resources

Industries treat and reuse wastewater and process water as well as provide environmentally sustainable wastewater treatment while reducing costs and maintaining value for their businesses.

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Utility Management

To respond to myriad daily challenges faced by water and wastewater utility leaders, WEF continuously works with its members and partners to develop a variety of management initiatives; resources; and educational, training, and networking opportunities.

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Government & Regulatory Affairs

WEF advocacy activities aim to educate WEF members and the water sector on public policy issues related to water quality and resources and equip them to play a greater role in water policy discussions.

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Collection Systems and Conveyance

The system of underground pipes and maintenance structures that convey wastewater has brought dramatic improvements to public health. Most sewers carry wastes from households and commercial establishments and are referred to as sanitary sewers.

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Stormwater & Watershed Management

Take a comprehensive look at how all water resources, including uplands, drainage basins, wetlands, stormwater, surface water, and groundwater interact.

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Public Health

The water sector and its systems protect public and ecological health. Using the data that can be collected through smart water technologies provides additional insights to address complex public health issues.

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