WEFTEC 2017 will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago from Sept. 30 - Oct. 4, 2017. 


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2017 Call for Abstracts


The 2017 Call for Abstracts closed on December 1 at 11:59pm Eastern.  You will be notified regarding the status of your submission in early April 2017.  Please email if you have any questions.


WEFTEC 2017 Call for Late-Breaking Research  

The Program Committee is pleased to announce that abstracts are now being solicited for late-breaking research-based sessions to be held at WEFTEC 2017 in Chicago.  The sessions bring together focused and cutting edge research findings within the broader conference, offering the interactive and learning environment found at a smaller event. The session is co-sponsored by the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP).

For more information on the topics, click here.  The abstracts should be one page or less (12 point font minimum, 1-inch margins). Duplicate abstracts which were already submitted for consideration at WEFTEC 2017 will be rejected without review.

Submissions are due by April 3, 2017 at 11:59 pm Eastern.  If you have questions, please email



WEFTEC 2017 Call for IKEstracts 

The 2017 Call for IKEstracts is now closed. Curious what an IKE is? View the IKEs on YouTube and the list of IKE winners from WEFTEC 2016.


WEFTEC 2017 Workshop Proposal Process 

Workshop proposals for WEFTEC 2017 were due November 7 to If you submitted a proposal, the Chair and Vice Chair(s) will be notified regarding the status of the proposal within 10 days of the Mid-Year Meeting, which will be in early February. Note that WEF will not contact individual workshop speakers - that is the responsibility of the proposed Chair/Vice Chair(s). In the meantime, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Mary Ann Linder at


WEFTEC 2017 Call for Session Proposals 

The 2017 WEFTEC Call for Technical Session Proposals closed on December 1.  Following the Program Committee mid-year meeting, committee chairs and staff liaisons will be notified of the status of submitted proposals.