The American Water Works Association Hawai‘i Section and the Hawai‘i Water Environment Association are proud to announce the sixth annual joint conference now known as the Pacific Water Conference at the Hawai‘i Convention Center from February 19-21, 2019. Our joint conference committee is hard at work to bring you an exciting, fun, and educational conference.
The Pre-Conference Workshop kicks things off on Tuesday, February 19. The Conference officially opens on Wednesday, February 20 and lasts through Thursday, February 21. Join us at the Convention Center Kamehameha Exhibit Hall I to cheer on this year’s operator competitions featuring HWEA’s Operations Challenge and AWWA’s Pipe Tapping and Top Ops events. Remember to check out the exhibitors showcasing the newest and latest products in the industry. With five technical session tracks to choose from, there’s sure to be one that piques your interest. The conference golf tournament will be held on Friday, February 22 at the Kapolei Golf Course, and the community service event will take place on Saturday, February 23.
We look forward to seeing all of you at the Conference!
Emily Dong | Susan Mukai | Ken Kawahara
2019 Conference Chairs
|Event Date||02-19-2019 7:00 am|
|Event End Date||02-22-2019 8:30 pm|
|Registration Start Date||09-27-2018|
|Cut off date||12-14-2018 11:55 pm|
|Individual Price||Early Bird Rate in effect|
In honor of Make a Difference Month, the YP Committee is doing a community service event:
Saturday, October 20th, 2018
9 am - 12 pm
1810 University Ave, Honolulu, HI 96822
We will be joining Chi Epsilon in cleaning the area around the University. Tools and supplies will be provided. Please wear closed toe shoes and clothes you don't mind getting dirty. They ask that you bring gloves if you can, as well as sun protection and water. If you are interested or have any questions please contact Daniel at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Event Date||10-20-2018 9:00 am|
|Event End Date||10-20-2018 12:00 pm|
Speaker: Ms. Lori Kahikina, Director, Department of Environmental Services, City & County of Honolulu
Topic: Latest Issues that ENV is facing. Lori will discuss issues such as: Succession planning, Consent decree update (projects and spills), Blending, the One Water concept, Consultant accountability, Minimizing planning and design phases, Open communication between designers and operators, and any audience-generated issues.
Date/Time: Thursday, October 25, 2018, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Location: Dave & Busters, Pa’ina Hale (2nd floor)
1030 Auahi St., Honolulu, HI 96814
Cost: $20.00 (lunch buffet) checks payable to “HWEA” or cash at the door / $10.00 (students)
Mail check and reservation form to:
Hawaii Water Environment Association
c/o Lori Morikami
DOH Wastewater Branch
2827 Waimano Home Rd, #207
Pearl City, HI 96782
Or FAX form to: 586-4300
Please RSVP by noon on Monday, October 22, 2018 to email@example.com
***No-shows will be billed***
|Event Date||10-25-2018 11:30 am|
|Event End Date||10-25-2018 1:30 am|
|Individual Price||$20 (Lunch Buffet) / $10 (Students)|
Join Girl Scouts of Hawaii and Pacific Aviation Museum morning of fun and exploration. Last year, STEM Fest had 391 Girl Scouts and 131 STEM professionals in attendance. The goal this year is to host 400+ girl scouts from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Without the help of volunteers like yourself, this will not be possible. You can inspire the next generation of Female STEM professionals!
We will present a 20 minute hands-on STEM activity in 6 rotations to small groups of 5-6 girls. Supplies and directions will be provided. Volunteers will start at 8 am.
Male volunteers are also welcome! Please RSVP to Audrey at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 19.
|Event Date||11-03-2018 8:00 am|
|Event End Date||11-03-2018 12:00 pm|
Call for Proposals for Funding of Projects/Activities by HWEA for FY 2019
Do you have an idea for a community project or program but are not sure how to fund it? HWEA is looking for bold, innovative ideas for new project and activities for FY 2019. HWEA will provide funding up to a total of $60,000 to support projects or activities consistent with its mission/goals that would benefit the association and/or its members. There are few limits on possible winning ideas. Multi-year proposals will also be considered.
The deadline for the proposal submission is 4:30 pm on Thursday, November 15, 2018.
All projects receiving funding will be required to participate as poster presenters in the HWEA/AWWA Pacific Water Conference at the Hawaii Convention Center on February 20-21, 2019. This will be a project description – the project(s) are not expected to be completed for this poster.
November 15, 2018: Deadline for submission of three-page proposal
December 1, 2018: Awards announced
February 20-21, 2019: Poster presentation at Pacific Water Conference
September 31, 2019: Expenditure of project funds completed
|Event End Date||11-15-2018|
Update 2018 Water Reuse Conference: Ho`okahi Wa`i – One Water
Co-Chairs: Martin Roush & Lorna Heller
The Water Reuse Committee is preparing for the 12th Biennial Hawaii Water Reuse Conference to be held on the island of Maui at Café O Lei at the Dunes at Maui Lani on November 29 & 30, 2018. The Committee has secured a special rate at the Courtyard by Marriott Maui Kahului Airport hotel. Please consider utilizing this facility for your overnight stay. The Reuse Committee, a joint effort between HWEA and AWWA Hawaii Section, is putting together a slate of excellent speakers for a full day of presentations on Thursday November 29 and a half day on Friday November 30. Bento box lunches will be provided on Friday to kick off your choice of two afternoon events: a system tour of Maui’s reclaimed water system or golf at a nearby R1 golf course at group rates.
Once again, Thank You to the 2016 conference sponsors. Letters have already gone out to potential sponsors seeking donations. If you did not get a donations solicitation letter yet, please contact Tom Venus (email@example.com).
The Reuse Committee is currently working to activate an online registration payment process utilizing Cvents. HWEA members will receive a notification e-mail once the online registration process is available. For your information, the Reuse Committee is keeping the 2018 registration fees the same as the 2016 conference.
Registration- Late Fee after 1029/2018
Regular Fee: Member $175
Regular Fee: Nonmember $200
Regular: Speaker $75
Late Fee: Member $200
Late Fee: Nonmember $225
Late Fee: Speaker $100
|Event End Date||11-30-2018|
|Cut off date||11-04-2018|
|Individual Price||Regular Registration Rates Apply|