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The Water Research Foundation (WRF) announced Dr. Ameet Pinto as the 2019 Paul L. Busch Award winner. With the $100,000 prize, Dr. Pinto will develop a modular platform for low-cost and real-time characterization of microbial communities across the engineered water cycle.

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Today's question: With so much to see and do at WEFTEC, what has been your specific focus and how do you manage your time?

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Rob Montenegro, Executive Vice President of Grundfos Pumps Corporation, visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to discuss intelligent pumps and how the digital era has affected business.

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Walt Marlowe, Executive Director of the Water Environment Federation visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to share his impressions of his first WEFTEC as WEF’s Executive Director.

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Rob Gledhill, CEO and President of Blue-White Industries, visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to talk about the latest digital trends the company has incorporated into its products and the ever-changing workforce of the digital era.

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Tyler Butel, Technical Sales Engineer, and Chris Savino, Regional Sales Manager for AdEdge Water Technologies visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to discuss the hot topic of the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) family of chemicals.

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The 2019 WEFTEC Opening General Session highlighted its theme of ReGeneration Workforce with a discussion of what some might call "circles within circles."

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Daniel R. Simmons, U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) Assistant Secretary for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy unveiled two new water prize opportunities.

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Forrest Robinson, President of Mission Communications, visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to talk about the company’s pioneering work on cellular SCADA for the water and wastewater sector during the past 20 years.

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Dan Dair, Vice President of Innovation for World Water Works Inc. (City, State), visited in the WEFTEC Now Studio at WEFTEC 2019 to discuss some of the latest trends in municipal wastewater treatment, the topic of intensification and the approaches and solutions facilities can use.

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Thank you to Aurora Motors for sponsoring WEFTEC Now.

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The WEFTEC Field Guide provides some of the day's new, lesser known, or otherwise noteworthy events. Check out what's happening on Monday, Sept. 23.

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A personal welcome from 2018–2019 WEF President Tom Kunetz.

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For 2019, the official news source of WEFTEC has ditched the paper copies and added a full lineup of video interviews.

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WEF Chats offer a unique chance to connect with others who have similar interests.

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