2013 Convention Intro

Pacific Water Quality Association
56th Annual Convention and Trade Show
October 8 – 11, 2013
Los Angeles Marriott / Burbank Airport
2500 North Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505

The PWQA convention is designed to provide water treatment companies with in-depth educational information, to facilitate communication among members of the west coast water treatment community, and to bring more awareness of the industry to law makers, regulators and the general public.  The convention will provide high quality educational and networking activities geared towards the commercial, residential and industrial point-of-entry and point-of-use water treatment market.



Tuesday, October 8, 2013
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 9, 2013
7:00 am 2:00 pm Golf Tournament at Angeles National Golf Club, 9401 Foothill Blvd, Sunland, CA 91040
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 10, 2013
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 8:15 am Educational Seminar:  The Philosophy of Sustainability by Chubb Michaud 
8:15 am 9:00 am Educational Seminar:  Water on Water RO-Explained by Chubb Michaud
9:00 am 10:00 am Educational Seminar:  Evolving Technologies for the Future by Kerry Quinn
10:00 am 11:00 am Educational Seminar:  Gray Water Reuse by Greg Reyneke 
11:00 am 12:00 pm Educational Seminar:  The Benefits of Soft Water by Dave Hattaja
12:00 pm 5:30 pm Trade Show
1:30 pm 2:30 pm Ice Cream Social on the Trade Show Floor
5:30 pm 8:30 pm Casino Night Reception
Friday, October 11, 2013
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

*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