PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

Subject to change | Updated January 28, 2019

 

The BCWWA Annual Conference & Trade Show is British Columbia’s premier water and wastewater industry event, featuring one of the largest trade shows of its kind in western Canada! This event facilitates professional development and networking for those working in the water industry in BC and the Yukon.

 

The BCWWA is celebrating 47 years of bringing the water community together for dialogue, collaboration and knowledge-sharing on key industry issues. Join us in Victoria for our 47th Annual Conference & Trade Show to connect with exhibitors; network with colleagues; engage in educational sessions; and build your skills and industry knowledge.

 

 

 Sunday, May 26, 2019 

  • 12:00 pm 2:30 pm: Technical Tour, McLoughlin Point Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Registration open, Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden
  • 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Trade Show, Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden
  • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Trade Show "Appy Hour", Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden

 

 

Monday, May 27, 2019

  • 6:15 am – 4:30 pm: Registration open, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 6:30 am – 8:00 am: Buffet breakfast, Fairmont Empress
  • 7:30 am – 9:15 am: Opening Session & Keynote, George Kourounis, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:15 am – 9:30 am: Coffee break, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:30 am – 11:00 am: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 10:30 am – 2:30 pm: Trade Show, Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden
  • 10:30 am – 2:30 pm: Registration open, Crystal Garden
  • 11:00 am – 1:30 pm: Lunch, Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden
  • 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Education Sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm: Coffee break, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 3:15 pm – 4:45 pm: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 4:45 pm – 6:00 pm: BCWWA Annual General Meeting and Reception, Victoria Conference Centre (included in all pass types)

 

 

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

  • 7:00 am – 4:00 pm: Registration open, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 7:30 am – 8:00 am: Coffee break, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 8:00 am – 9:30 am: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:30 am – 9:45 am: Coffee break, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:30 am – 10:30 am: “Best of the Best” Tap Water Taste Test, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:45 am – 11:15 am: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 11:15 am – 1:15 pm: Awards Lunch, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm: Coffee break, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Education sessions, Victoria Conference Centre
  • TBD: Wrap Reception, TBD

 

 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

  • 8:00 am – 4:00 pm: Workshop: “Why Learn the Hard Way?”, Victoria Conference Centre
  • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm: Technical Tour, Greater Victoria Water Supply Area & Disinfection Facility