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WEFTEC Now features timely coverage of major events leading up to, during, and after WEFTEC. This resource will become an enduring record of past WEFTEC conferences as well as provide notice of upcoming events and opportunities.

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In 2017, the Water Environment Federation reflected on the rich history of the organization and WEFTEC, its main event, with the #WEFTECat90 social media campaign

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Opening General Session keynote speaker, Fredi Lajvardi, a nationally recognized science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) advocate and educator, shared the importance of passing on experience to the next generation, thinking outside the status quo to solve problems, and his students’ story.

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Download the full coverage of the 30th annual Operations Challenge competition.

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Featured attractions at this year’s event featured several workshops that offered hands-on opportunities and enhanced interaction About WEFTEC...

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Tom Ferguson introduces the WEFTalk series and set its focus.

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Ifetayo Venner talks about mentors who helped her turn her curiosity into a career in water.

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Joan Rose outlines challenges that tomorrow’s water sector will face: unprecedented population growth, unfamiliar pathogens, and inadequate water infrastructure.

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Carla Reid talks about the three distinct types of mentorship

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2017 brought the 90th WEFTEC. The conference’s roots stretch back to an October 1926 meeting in Chicago where...

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