Pacific Water Quality Association
55th Annual Convention and Trade Show
October 9 – 12, 2012
Los Angeles Marriott / Burbank Airport

2500 North Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
8:00 am 3:00 pm WQA Presents: Basics of Water Treatment (CWS Exam Review)*
3:00 pm 6:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
7:00 am 2:00 pm Golf Tournament @ Brookside, 1133 N. Rosemont Ave., Pasadena, CA 91103
8:00 am 11:00 am WQA Certification Exams*
1:00 pm 4:00 pm Exhibitors Set Up
1:00 pm 5:00 pm Registration Desk
4:00 pm 5:30 pm Annual Meeting
6:30 pm 9:00 pm Banquet Dinner and Industry Awards
Thursday, October 11, 2012
7:00 am 8:30 am Past Presidents Breakfast
8:00 am 11:30 am Exhibitor Set Up
8:00 am 5:00 pm Registration Desk
8:00 am 9:00 am Educational Seminar:  The Mysteries and Benefits of Alkaline Water, presented by Robert Slovak
9:00 am 10:00 am Educational Seminar:   Introduction of POU & POE – When does it make sense? POU Cartridges – When they work and how well, presented by Chubb Michaud
10:00 am 11:00 am Educational Seminar:  POU RO:  When does it work and how well verses POE, presented by Greg Reyneke
11:00 am 12:00 pm Educational Seminar:  EDI – How well does it work on contaminant reduction and when does it make sense to use, presented by Marty Jessen
12:00 pm 5:30 pm Trade Show
1:30 pm 2:30 pm Ice Cream Social on the Trade Show Floor
3:30 pm 5:30 pm Creating a Creative Sales Force presented by Kelly Thompson, Moti-Vitality.  This is being offered complimentary to all convention attendees particularly Business Owners and Management.  Proven methods for sales people to create business in a declining economy will be demonstrated along with suggestions to owners and managers on how to structure an organization that promotes lead
generationby the sales force.
5:30 pm 8:30 pm Casino Night Reception
Friday, October 12, 2012
8:00 am 9:30 am Legislation and Governmental Affairs Meeting
8:00 am 11:00 am WQA Certification Exams*
8:00 am 1:00 pm Registration Desk
9:00 am Noon Trade Show
9:30 am 10:15 am Meet and Greet with WQA Executive Director, Dave Haataja on the Trade Show Floor

*WQA Presents Basics of Water Treatment & Certification Exams Registration are independent of PWQA Convention Registration. Conact Anne at WQA for more information 630-505-0160