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WEFTEC Live visited Rob Gledhill, President and CEO of Blue-White Industries, at WEFTEC 2022 in Booth No. 1817. He talked about all the new products that Blue-White has for pumping, measuring, and dosing chemicals precisely and reliably.

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The Water Leadership Institute Class of 2022 includes 54 water professionals representing 24 states, Canada, and New Zealand. These graduates are the 11th class of the institute and join 397 alumni of the program.

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Javier Cantu, Platform Solutions Architect, Global, AEC Design, and Patrick Bonk, Product Marketing Manager, Global Operational Analytics & AI, AEC Design from Innovyze, an Autodesk Company, paid a visit to the WEFTEC Live Studio to talk about data management and data optimization.

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Kaushal Trivedi, Business Development Manager – Water Platform for Teledyne ISCO, and Anna Mehrotra, Director of the Wastewater Surveillance Program for the Water Environment Federation visited the WEFTEC Live Studio to talk about wastewater-based surveillance.

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Collin Cole, Mechanical Draftsman, welcomed us into the Heron Innovators space at WEFTEC 2022 -- Booth No. 6239.

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On Tuesday, October 11, join us in Great Hall B to recognize and honor all this year’s award recipients. The WEF Awards and Presidential Ceremony and Celebration will take place on the Main Stage to honor more than 70 individuals, companies, and organizations for their outstanding and diverse contributions to the water sector.

See the Winners

WEF welcomes the global water community at the WEFTEC Global Center.  Join us Monday, October 10, at 10:00 a.m. for the Global Center Inauguration.

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A video game inspired by the documentary, Brave Blue World, has been created in partnership with WEF. The designer of the game, Gerson Da Silva, will highlight the game features and answer questions in the Innovation Pavilion on Monday, October 10 at WEFTEC.

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Water For People, a global nonprofit that helps people bring clean water and sanitation solutions to their communities for generations to come, is holding two fun — and fundraising — events alongside WEFTEC. Water For People is a WEF charity of choice.

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WEF InFLOW (Introducing Future Leaders to Opportunities in Water) is a program to enhance diversity and inclusion in the water workforce. Hear from scholar Alma Rocha about what the program means to her.

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50 years of U.S.-Canadian cooperation transforms Great Lakes, but much more work remains Justin Jacques Justin Jacques is...

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is recognizing 13 communities for excellence in stormwater management, including exceeding permit requirements...

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Make your voice heard with this survey. The results will be discussed on Tuesday, October 11, at the LGBTQ+ Community and Allies Learning Exchange.

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Florida Atlantic University researchers examine emergency preparedness in 50 largest U.S. cities

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Produced by WEF and ASCE, new guidebook covers best practices for managing and maintaining stormwater infrastructure

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