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    2019 Next Generation Water Summit
    2019 Next Generation Water Summit
    Wed, June 12, 2019 — Fri, June 14, 2019
    THIS EVENT IS 100% FREE!

    The 3rd annual Next Generation Water Summit will be held on June 12-June 14, 2019. The Summit focuses on water conservation and water reuse in the arid Southwest. It brings together builders, designers, architects and water professionals to share best practices and brainstorm new ones through charrettes.

    The June 13th keynote address will be given by Radhika Fox, Chief Executive Officer of the US Water Alliance. A national non-profit, the Alliance educates the nation on the value of water, accelerates the adoption of One Water policies and programs, and celebrates innovation in water management. Radhika will discuss how all water (i.e. rainwater, greywater, blackwater) will figure into our future solutions.


    A few of the exciting topics that are scheduled include:

    ·       “Utilization of Marginal Water” by Dr. Bernstein of the Israeli Institute of Soil Water and Environmental Sciences

    ·       “Emerging Viruses and Bacteria due to Climate” by Dr. Nichols, formerly of the CDC

    ·       “How Building Codes Save Water” by Hope Medina

    ·       “Irrigation Water Budgets – A Comparative Review” by Dr. St. Hilaire


    Prospective attendees will not want to delay registering for this rare opportunity, as seats are limited.

    Registration: Open
    All times are Mountain Time (unless otherwise specified)
    Event Dates
    JUN
    12
    WEDNESDAY
    to
    JUN
    14
    FRIDAY
    Registration Closes
    JUNE 14, 2019 @ 12:30 PM
    Location
    Address
    Santa Fe Community Convention Center
    201 W Marcy St
    Santa Fe, NM  USA
    Click the link below to view a map of the Santa Fe Community Convention Center.
    Register Now

    Early bird open now!

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    AGENDA
     
    Wednesday, June 12
      7:00 AM to 6:45 PM
    Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
      8:00 AM to 8:15 AM
    Introductions & Welcome
      8:15 AM to 9:15 AM
    Keynote
      9:20 AM to 10:10 AM
    General Session
      10:10 AM to 10:25 AM
    Break
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    Forest Restoration: How to Pay For It
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    How Building Codes Save Water
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    Latest in Irrigation Technology
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    Ag Policy: The Best in the West
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    Trends in Rainwater Harvesting
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    WaterSense 2.0 and Water Rating Systems
      12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
    Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Low Impact Design Principles
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Water Conservation: The Last 50 Years, The Next 50 Years
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Water Footprint: What Is It?
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    Innovations in Water Reuse in Israel
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    Latest Water Saving Technologies
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    Waterborne Pathogens and Climate Change
      3:05 PM to 3:30 PM
    Break in the Exhibit Hall
      3:30 PM to 4:20 PM
    Panel: Best Way to Reduce Water Footprint
      3:30 PM to 4:20 PM
    Panel: Moving Beyond the Norm
      3:30 PM to 4:20 PM
    Utilization of Marginal Water
      4:30 PM to 5:20 PM
    Panel: Climate Change & Looming Impact
      5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
    Networking Event in the Exhibit Hall
     
    Thursday, June 13
      7:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
      8:00 AM to 8:15 AM
    Introductions & Welcome
      8:15 AM to 9:15 AM
    Keynote: Radhika Fox - "One Water"
      9:20 AM to 10:10 AM
    Water Reuse: An Educational Journey
      10:10 AM to 10:25 AM
    Break
      10:25 AM to 2:00 PM
    Charrette - Most Effective Water Efficiency Programs
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    Commercial Restaurant Pilot Study - The Data
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    Every Drop Helps Our Kids Education
      10:25 AM to 11:15 AM
    Multifamily High Rise Case Study
      11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    New Mexico Waste Regulations (Installer Specialis
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    Advancing Onsite Water Reuse in San Francisco & Across the US
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    Irrigation Water Budgets: A Comparative Review
      11:25 AM to 12:15 PM
    Progressive Land Use Code Saves Water
      12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
    Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Bioremediation of Stormwater
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Commercial Water Conservation Program
      1:15 PM to 2:05 PM
    Water Ratings in Florida
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    Energy/Water Nexus - A Real World Example
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    I-Codes & Water - A Look into the Future
      2:15 PM to 3:05 PM
    Online Water Conservation Training
      3:05 PM to 3:25 PM
    Break on the Rooftop Patio
      3:25 PM to 4:15 PM
    Colorado River Basin State Scorecard
      3:25 PM to 4:15 PM
    Onsite Fugitive Water = New Water
      3:25 PM to 4:15 PM
    The Future of WERS
      4:25 PM to 5:25 PM
    Panel:
     
    Friday, June 14
      7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
    Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
      8:00 AM to 8:15 AM
    Introductions & Welcome
      8:15 AM to 9:30 AM
    Keynote:
      9:40 AM to 10:30 AM
    Panel: New Mexico Water Issues
      10:25 AM to 3:00 PM
    How to Get Your Waste Water Permit Through the First Time
      10:40 AM to 11:30 AM
    City of Santa Fe - 5 Year Water Plan
      10:40 AM to 11:30 AM
    Composting: Save Water, Save the Planet
      10:40 AM to 11:30 AM
    Leadership Roles in Water
      10:40 AM to 11:30 AM
    WERS: How Much Water Saved?
      11:40 AM to 12:30 PM
    Aamodt Settlement
      11:40 AM to 12:30 PM
    Embodied Water in Food
      11:40 AM to 12:30 PM
    SFCC Water Certifications
      11:40 AM to 12:30 PM
    The Role of Mulch
      12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
    Lunch Break in the Exhibit Hall
      1:00 PM to 1:50 PM
    Energy & Water Savings: Top 10 Strategies
      1:00 PM to 1:50 PM
    How to Design & Build Berms/Swales
      1:00 PM to 1:50 PM
    UNM Water Careers
      2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
    Alternative Water Career Paths
      2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
    Aquifer Recharge from Surface Flows: Myth or Reality?
      2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
    Green Building Code: 2019 Changes
      2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
    New Mexico State Water Plan
      3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
    Blackwater/Greywater/Rainwater - What is Best?
      3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
    Drip Irrigation Basics
      3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
    Education Funding Opportunities
      3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
    Greywater: How to Build It In?
      4:00 PM to 4:50 PM
    Smart Controllers Save Water
      4:00 PM to 4:50 PM
    Sustainability Plan Update
      4:00 PM to 4:50 PM
    Water: Looking Backwards, Looking Forward
      5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
    Music in the Courtyard
    Featured Speakers
    Dr. Jonathan T. Overpeck
    Dean, School for Environment & Sustainability, Univ. of Michigan
    SPEAKER
    Rolston St. Hilaire
    Professor & Dept. Head, New Mexico State University
    SPEAKER
    Radhika Fox
    Executive Director, US Water Alliance
    KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Paula Kehoe
    Director of Water Resources, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
    SPEAKER
    Sponsors

     

     

     

     
    SELECTION OPTIONS
    US Dollar
    SPECIAL DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE AT CHECKOUT
    SAVE $ 50.00 when your total is at least $299.00. Valid until 03-15-2019
     
    exhibitor registration
    3-day Exhibitor Registration
    3-day Exhibitor Registration
    $ 699.00  
    Wednesday Jun 12, 2019 @  07:00:AM — Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    This 3-day registration level includes two full Summit registrations. Vendor registration also includes one (1) 10' x 10' booth, pipe & drape, 6’ table, 2 chairs, meals for 2, and Wi-Fi access.

     
    2-day Exhibitor Registration
    2-day Exhibitor Registration
    $ 499.00  

    This 2-day registration level includes one full Summit registration and an exhibit booth on Wednesday & Thursday. Vendor registration also includes one (1) 10' x 10' booth, pipe & drape, 6’ table, 2 chairs, meals for 1, and Wi-Fi access.

     
    Friday-only Exhibitor Registration
    Friday-only Exhibitor Registration
    $ 399.00  

    This Friday-only registration level includes two registrations that can obtain CEUs. Vendor registration also includes one (1) 10' x 10' booth, pipe & drape, 6’ table, 2 chairs, and Wi-Fi access.



    When you select this, you also get (at no additional charge):
    • 1-day Summit Pass - Friday (CEU)
     
     
    summit registration
    Student Registration
    Student Registration
    $ 50.00  
    Wednesday Jun 12, 2019 @  08:00:AM — Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    This registration level is for all students. Proof of enrollment will be requested.

     
    Full Attendee Registration
    Full Attendee Registration
    $ 299.00  
    Wednesday Jun 12, 2019 @  08:00:AM — Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    This registration level gives you access to all Summit events.

     
    1-day Summit Pass - Wednesday
    1-day Summit Pass - Wednesday
    $ 150.00  
    Wednesday Jun 12, 2019 @  07:00:AM  —  07:00:PM MDT

    This pass grants access to all Wednesday sessions, as well as the exhibits area.

     
    1-day Summit Pass - Thursday
    1-day Summit Pass - Thursday
    $ 150.00  
    Thursday Jun 13, 2019 @  07:00:AM  —  07:00:PM MDT

    This pass grants access to all Tuesday sessions, as well as the exhibits area.

     
    1-day Summit Pass - Friday (NO CEU)
    1-day Summit Pass - Friday (NO CEU)
     
    Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  07:00:AM  —  07:00:PM MDT

    This pass grants free access to all Friday sessions, plus the exhibit area, for those who are NOT pursuing CEUs. If you are seeking CEUs for the sessions you attend, please choose the Friday-only Pass - CEUs.

     
    1-day Summit Pass - Friday (CEU)
    1-day Summit Pass - Friday (CEU)
    $ 150.00  
    Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  07:00:AM  —  07:00:PM MDT

    This pass allows the attendee access to all Friday sessions, plus the exhibit area, and allows the attendee to obtain continuing education units (CEUs). If you are NOT seeking CEUs for the sessions you attend, please choose the Friday-only Pass - No CEUs and enjoy complimentary admission.

     
     
    optional courses
    Charrette - Most Effective Water Efficiency Program
    Charrette - Most Effective Water Efficiency Program
     

    A discussion about the most effective and innovatie water efficiency programs in the west and what each state can leverage to improve.


    This charrette runs concurrently with other educational sessions in each respective track. For those who do not wish to attend the charrette, we have other quality programming that you can attend.


     
    New Mexico Waste Regulations (Installer Specialist Class)
    New Mexico Waste Regulations (Installer Specialist Class)
     
    Santa Fe Community Convention Center

    In New Mexico, when there is no available sewer system to hook into, a permit for a blackwater discharge system is required. These installations must be performed by a contractor with an MM1, MM98, MS1, MS3 with 3 years experience or have installed over 100 permitted systems. Taking the class explores the regulatory requirements for treatment and disposal systems in New Mexico. After the class, individuals can register for the certification test.


    This workshop will occur on Thursday, June 13 from 11am-3pm. Attendance in this workshop is limited to paying attendees (full Summit registrants or Thursday-only registrants) only.


    The course instructor is Michael Broussard.

     
    How to Get Your Waste Water Permit Through the First Time
    How to Get Your Waste Water Permit Through the First Time
     
    Santa Fe Community Convention Center

    In New Mexico, when there is no available sewer system to hook into, a permit for a blackwater discharge system is required. These permits require specific information that can be confusing to anyone not familiar with the terms. This class will go over each required piece of information to correctly fill out the form the first time.


    This workshop will occur from 10:30am-3pm on Friday, June 14.


    The course instructor is Michael Broussard.

     
    WERS Multifamily Training
    WERS Multifamily Training
     
    Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  01:00:PM  —  04:00:PM MDT
     
     
    optional design workshop
    Design Workshop - Reserve Your Time Slot!
    Design Workshop - Reserve Your Time Slot!
     
    Santa Fe Community Convention Center
    Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  11:00:AM  —  04:30:PM MDT
     
     
    pre- and post-summit courses
    Commercial Hotel Water Auditing
    Commercial Hotel Water Auditing
    $ 395.00  
    Santa Fe Community College
    Tuesday Jun 11, 2019 @  09:00:AM  —  05:00:PM MDT

    Learn how to perform a commercial hotel water audit. Hotels use a lot of water and this course will instruct you on how to test: toilets, cooling towers, commercial laundries, spas, pools, boilers and much, much more. Also covered in the class will be what a successful audit document contains, an audit checklist and guidelines.


    The course instructor will be Bill Hoffman.

     
    Commercial Restaurant Water Auditor
    Commercial Restaurant Water Auditor
    $ 495.00  
    Santa Fe Community College
    Friday Jun 07, 2019 @  09:00:AM — Monday Jun 10, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    NOTE: This course will take place on Friday, June 7 and Monday, June 10. No classes will be held on the weekend.


    Learn how to perform a commercial water audit at restaurants. Restaurants use a lot of water and this course will instruct you on how to test restaurant related equipment. Also covered in the class will be what a successful audit document contains, an audit checklist and guidelines. The certification graduates must demonstrate their ability to audit a restaurant and pass the exam.


    The course instructor is Bill Hoffman.

     
    WERS Verifier Course
    WERS Verifier Course
    $ 795.00  
    Santa Fe Community College
    Wednesday Jun 05, 2019 @  09:00:AM — Friday Jun 07, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    This three day, in-person course is designed to prepare the student to take the WERS certification written and practical exams. The course covers many aspects of water efficiency in housing; however, it is expected that the student have prior knowledge about landscaping & irrigation, basics of house construction & plumbing systems, building codes, and alternative water sources which will not be covered in this class but may be in the exam material.


    The course instructor is Laureen Blissard.

     
    WERS Consultant Course
    WERS Consultant Course
    $ 395.00  
    Santa Fe Community College
    Wednesday Jun 05, 2019 @  09:00:AM — Thursday Jun 06, 2019 @  05:00:PM MDT

    The WERS Consultant is a professional designation that gives numerous disciplines a strong understanding of the WERS Program. Open to architects and designers, builders and developers, water professionals and decision makers, this 2-day course is ideal for those who will be working on WERS projects in any capacity. Day 1 runs concurrent with the WERS Verifier course. The first half of Day 2 is also concurrent, but when the WERS Verifier students depart for field training, the written exam is administered to the Consultant students. An onsite field exam is not a part of this course.


    The course instructor is Laureen Blissard.

     
     
    track preferences
    Builders/Designers
    Builders/Designers
     

    This track's sessions are focused on assisting builders, architects and designers achieve greater water efficiency on their projects.

     
    Policy
    Policy
     

    This track will cover news and information on water policy.

     
    Water Professionals
    Water Professionals
     

    This track is geared towards field professionals, including irrigation specialists, rainwater harvesters, greywater specialists, blackwater professionals, etc.

     
    Careers in Water
    Careers in Water
     
    Friday Jun 14, 2019 @  11:00:AM  —  05:00:PM MDT

    This track is only offered on Friday, June 14.

     
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