January 22 – 25

Join BC and over 2300 water quality professionals at the NEWEA Annual Conference. Attendees will have the opportunity to network, view the latest, cutting-edge products and services, and earn Training Contact Hours (TCH) and PDH hours. Be sure to stop by Booth 412 and say hello! 


Monday, January 23

Session 1, Young Professionals – The Future of the Industry
ESG 101: Why and How Water Utilities are Shifting from Sustainability Reports to ESG Reporting
Karri Ving, Speaker
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Session 2, Stormwater 101: Preparing for the Future – Stormwater Quality and Quantity
Stormwater Phosphorous Load and BMP Tracking in Brookline

Matthew Davis and Stephanie Alimena,
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Session 12, Industrial Wastewater: What’s in your Industrial Wastewater
Implementing a Smart Industrial Pretreatment Monitoring Network
Scott Simpson,
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM


Tuesday, January 24

Session 15, Plant Operations 2: Optimizing Energy Use in Biological Nutrient Removal
More than Just Energy Savings – Understanding the Benefit of Low DO Operations
Varun Srinivasan,  Speaker
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Session 21, Plant Operations 3: Data Driven Treatment Optimization
Predictive Iron Dosing for Phosphorous Removal – A Data-Driven Strategy
Varun Srinivasan,  Speaker
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Session 24, Watershed Management 1: Nutrient Mitigation and Water Quality Restoration
The culmination of Monitoring and Modeling Healthy Lake Boon Initiative
Fiona Worsfold, Speaker
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM


Wednesday, January 25

Session 26, Stormwater 3: Stormwater Tools and Technology
New Technology for Real Time Detection of Illicit Connections in Storm Drains
Matthew Davis and Stephanie Alimena, Speakers
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Session 28, Contaminants of Emerging Concern 2: CEC Destruction Technologies and Panel Discussion
Some Like It Hot, but PFAS Does Not! Advancing Thermal Destruction of PFAS in Biosolids
Natalie Sierra, Speakers
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Session 31, CSO/WWI 3: CSO Model Approaches for Public Notification and System Optimization
Forecasting Combined Sewer Overflows for Advancing Public Notification Using Data-Driven Modeling
Varun Srinivasan,  Speaker
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM