As well as a packed Education Program and one of the largest Trade Shows of its kind in western Canada, the BCWWA Annual Conference & Trade Show offers many activities and receptions for attendees:

 

 

RESOURCE ZONE

 

Dates and times: Sunday, April 26, 3:00 - 8:00 pm and Monday, April 27, 7:00 am - 1:45 pm

 

Looking for news and industry information? Want to learn more about a sponsor organization? Pick up the latest brochures, a copy of the BCWWA's Watermark Magazine and other reference materials with a visit to the conference and trade show Resource Zone. 

 

 

WATER FOR PEOPLE FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES

 

Dates and times: Sunday, April 26, 3:00 - 7:30 pm and Monday, April 27, 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

 

Water for People-Canada (WFP-C) is a charitable, non-profit, international humanitarian organization dedicated to the development and delivery of clean, safe water and sanitation solutions in developing nations. 

 

The BC (WFP-C) Committee is hosting its annual Silent Auction at the conference on April 26 and 27.

 The committee is currently seeking donations for the auction, with all proceeds raised going directly to WFP-C to help provide water infrastructure in communities around the world.  For more information please visit https://www.waterforpeople.org/water-for-people-canada/

 

Donations will be collected at the conference site on Sunday, April 26 during the trade show set up (10 am - 2 pm). For more information or to pledge a donation, please contact Elaine Connors at elaine@jelcon.com or 604-885-2956.

 

 

SMALL WATER SYSTEMS RECEPTION

 

Date: Sunday, April 26

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm

 

Connect with your peers and meet the members of the BCWWA Drinking Water Committee who helped organize the Small Water Systems Symposium. Included in all Small Water Systems pass types.

 

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OPERATOR RECEPTION

 

Date: Sunday, April 26

Time: 5:00 - 6:00 pm

 

A reception drink ticket is included with all Operator Delegate passes.

 

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YOUNG PROFESSIONALS RECEPTION

 

Date: Sunday, april 26

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 pm

 

Whether you are a student or in the first few years of your career in the water sector, all Young Professionals are encouraged to attend the Young Professionals event held in conjunction with the Presidents’ Reception.

 

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BCWWA AGM & RECEPTION

 

Date: Monday, April 27

Time: 5:00 - 6:00 pm

 

BCWWA Board Reception & Annual General Meeting

The BCWWA Board is hosting a reception in conjunction with the 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM). The AGM includes adoption of the minutes from the 2019 AGM, the audited financial statements, and appointment of the auditor. Join us as we welcome incoming Board members.

 

 

‘BEST OF THE BEST’ TAP WATER TASTE TEST 

 

Date: Tuesday, April 28

Time: 9:30 - 10:30 am

 

The competition format mirrors wine tasting, where a panel of impartial judges sample and judge water samples based on appearance, aroma, taste, mouth feel, aftertaste and overall impression. Stop by on Tuesday morning to see who will be crowned as having the “Best of the Best” Tap Water in BC and Yukon. This is one event you won’t want to miss! 

 

Enter before April 10

British Columbia and Yukon drinking water providers are invited to submit a drinking water sample. Judging will take place the morning of Tuesday, April 28, with the winner announced at the BCWWA Awards Lunch immediately after the taste test. There is no cost to compete, however, registration is required for participation

 

 

BCWWA AWARDS LUNCH

 

Date: Tuesday, April 28

Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

 

The BCWWA presents awards to recognize individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievements in the water and wastewater industry, and for the commitment and support they provide to the BCWWA. 

 

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WRAP RECEPTION

 

Date: Tuesday, April 28

Time: 4:30 - 6:30 pm

 

And that’s a wrap! Join us for our wrap party with refreshments, networking and entertainment to celebrate the end of another fantastic conference.

 

Included in full delegate, operator, full conference SWS, exhibitor upgrade, student, and one-day Tuesday pass types. 

 

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