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Photos from ISA Symposium Highlights Session at WEFTEC 2014

Our general symposium chair Kevin Patel and WEF Automation and Info Tech committee chair Tom DeLaura hosted a special “Highlights of the ISA Water/Wastewater Symposium” Session at WEFTEC  2014 in Chicago.This was our third year of hosting a special session of three of the top presentations from our 2014 ISA WWAC Symposium. Our speakers this […]

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More than 170 attendees gathered at the 2014 ISA WWAC Symposium to address automation challenges in the water and wastewater industries

The 2014 International Society of Automation (ISA) Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls (WWAC) Symposium drew more than 170 attendees, 30 expert speakers and 27 exhibitors to Orlando, Florida, USA in early August to explore and confront the varied challenges associated with automation and instrumentation in the municipal water and wastewater sectors. The three-day, highly targeted event […]

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Photos from 2014 Symposium

Here are some photos from the 2014 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium that was held Aug 5-7, 2014 in Orlando, Florida, USA.          

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Photos of WWAC2013 awards for best paper, presentation and poster being presented at the 2014 symposium

Congratulations to our award winners from the 2013 symposium for Best Paper, Best Presentation and Best Poster. The Awards were given out at the 2014 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium.   The wards  for best paper, best presentation and best poster from last year’s 2013 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium are as follows.  […]

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Photos from WWAC 2014 tour of Polk County NE Wastewater Treatment Plant

Photos from the plant tour at the 2014 Symposium. Many thanks to Polk County and our tour guides Jeff Goolsby, David Carr, Norman Anderson, and Jason Jennings for hosting the the tour.    

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2014 Symposium now over – Thanks to everyone who came. See you at next year’s WWAC2015 on Aug 4-6, 2015

The 2103 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium is now over. Thanks to the  175+ attendees who came, our 27 exhibitors, 33 speakers, 5 forum members, over 20 sponsors, 4 technical co-sponsors, 12 media partners, tour hosts, and training partners for making this year’s symposium such a smashing success. The 2015 WWAC Symposium will be […]

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Announcing the 2015 ISA Water/Wastewater Division Student Scholarships – applications due Jan 31,2015

The ISA water/wastewater division (WWID) is pleased to announce the 2015 ISA WWID Student Scholarship Program. Students can apply by filling out the scholarship application formand attaching a 200-word essay on why they should win, a copy of their academic transcript and confirmation of enrollment. The application deadline is January 31, 2015. The ISA water/wastewater […]

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Summer 2014 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our Summer 2014 newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at www.isa.org/wwid/. In our 30 page summer newsletter you will find a wide range of articles. Here is the table of contents: In this Issue 1……. Director’s Welcome 2……. Director-elect’s Welcome 2……. WWAC […]

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Brochure available for Short Courses on Cyber Security and I/C & SCADA Troubleshooting

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that an optional short courses brochure is now available for two optional training courses being held in conjunction with the 2014 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium.   Tuesday, August 5, 2014 (1 day course) Intro to SCADA Cyber Security/ Introduction to Industrial Automation Security and the ANSI/ISA-99 […]

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ONLINE web-based registration is now available!

We are pleased to announce that online web-based registration is now available for the 2014 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium (Aug 5-7, 2014 in Orlando, Florida) After a extensive website upgrade by ISA headquarters, the brand-new ISA online registration system is now up and running. Register today at www.isawwsymposium.com/register/ Update: Register by June 15, […]

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Spring 2014 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our spring 2014 newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at www.isa.org/wwid/. In our 40 page spring newsletter you will find a wide range of articles. Here is the table of contents: 1…….Director’s Welcome 2…….Director-elect’s Welcome 2…….WWAC Symposium Registration now Open 4…….WWAC Symposium […]

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2014 ISA water/wastewater symposium offers attendees 2.0 CEUs for attending (ISA, FSAWWA and FDEP-approved)

The symposium committee is pleased to announce that all symposium attendees will receive 2.0 CEUs that are FDEP-approved by the FSAWWA. View the official course approval letter.  Thus, these CEUS are recognized by the Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection for state-issued water/wastewater operator licenses.  These CEUs are typically recognized in other jurisdictions due to the […]

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Training Courses at WWAC2014 now offer DEP-approved CEUs for state-licensed water & wastewater operators

Participants in the two optional symposium short courses  will now be able to get Florida-DEP approved CEUs and PDHs, thanks to our partnership with the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA). View the official approval letter.  The courses are: Introduction to SCADA Cyber Security: 0.7 CEUs or 7 PDHs Troubleshooting SCADA and […]

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2014 ISA water/wastewater division Student Scholarship Winners Announced

The ISA Water & Wastewater Industries Division (WWID) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 WWID Student Scholarships. Open to college and university students and awarded in March, the WWID student scholarships are given out to promote higher learning and to encourage students to pursue technical careers in the municipal water/wastewater sector. This […]

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Online registration not available from March 22 – April 16, 2014 due to system upgrades

Online registration for our 2014 WWAC symposium and training courses will be not available from March 22 to April 16, 2014 due to system upgrades. We expect to have online registration back up and running on April 16, 2014.  (The outage is tied to a scheduled upgrade of the ISA’s registration management system.) In the […]

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