Category: Conference

WaterPro Conference Registration Now Open

DUNCAN, Okla. — Registration is now open for the 2016 WaterPro Conference, to be held Sept. 12-14 in Orlando, Florida. Attendees can register at Special discounts are available for NRWA members and attendees that register before Aug. 12. The WaterPro Conference is the national conference of the National Rural Water Association. It features education… Read more »

NRWA accepting abstracts for 2016 WaterPro Conference in Orlando

NRWA is accepting abstracts for the 2016 Water Pro Conference, to be held Sept. 12-14 in Orlando Fla. Those interested in presenting can send abstracts and presenter info to Bill O’Connell at before Dec. 18. All topics on Water and Wastewater, Technology, Utility Management and Board Governance will be considered. Topics focusing on Resiliency and… Read more »

WaterPro 2015 Image Galleries

NRWA is committed to ensuring that all media from its events is made available for the benefit of our members, vendors and partners. This page contains galleries with all NRWA photos from the conference, including photos submitted to the conference app. Around WaterPro Awards Opening Session App Photos

WaterPro 2015 Videos

NRWA is committed to ensuring that all media from its events is made available for the benefit of our members, vendors and partners. This page contains NRWA video from the conference. Recordings of general sessions will be included, once that video has been processed. Time Lapse Video of WaterPro 2015 Exhibit Hall Set-Up Exhibit Hall… Read more »

NRWA Honors Bastin, Dunlap; Idaho Named Association of the Year

OKLAHOMA CITY – The National Rural Water Association honored two long-serving members of the rural water family during the Tribute to Excellence Awards Ceremony on Sept. 29 in Oklahoma City. Phil Bastin of Indiana and Jim Dunlap of New Mexico received Clark Cronquist Lifetime Achievement Award, in honor of their leadership and service to the… Read more »

NRWA Opens 2015 WaterPro Conference

OKLAHOMA CITY – The National Rural Water Association opened the 2015 WaterPro Conference in Oklahoma City with a ceremony on Sept. 28, 2015. The ceremony included speeches from USDA Rural Utility Service Administrator Brandon McBride, NRWA President Charles Hilton, NRWA’s Oklahoma Director Jimmy Seago, and NRWA CEO Sam Wade. President Hilton presented awards to NRWA’s… Read more »

WaterPro Conference Offers Unique Co-Location

WaterPro Conference

DUNCAN, Okla. – The 2015 WaterPro Conference will be a unique opportunity for water and wastewater professionals. This year NRWA’s WaterPro Conference will be co-located with the annual meetings of the Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) and the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC). The conference will be held Sept. 28-30 in Oklahoma City,… Read more »

Hilton elected NRWA President

SEATTLE, Wash. – Charles Hilton from South Carolina was elected to serve as President of the National Rural Water Association on Wednesday, October 8th in Seattle, Wash. Hilton was elected to the board of the South Carolina Rural Water Association in 1991 and to the NRWA board in 1999. Hilton opened is inaugural speech by addressing… Read more »

Anderton named NRWA Man of the Year

SEATTLE, Wash. – Outgoing National Rural Water Association President Doug Anderton was named NRWA Man of the Year during the annual Tribute to Excellence awards ceremony on Monday, October 6th in Seattle, Wash. “It’s not every year that we present the Man/Woman of the Year award,” said Awards Committee Chairman Kent Watson, an NRWA board… Read more »

WaterPro 2014 photo galleries

Check out all the great photos taken at the 2014 WaterPro Conference – award winners, exhibitors, speakers and attendee photos are shared in these galleries.  Seattle hosted one of NRWA’s most successful Annual Conferences ever!  Plan on attending WaterPro 2015 in Oklahoma City, September 28-30.