SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

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 48 years of bringing the water community together for dialogue, collaboration and knowledge-sharing on key industry issues. Join us in Penticton for our 48th Annual Conference & Trade Show to connect with exhibitors; network with colleagues; engage in educational sessions; and build your skills and industry knowledge.

 

Subject to change | Updated March 24, 2020

 

Locations

 

PTCC: Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

SOEC: South Okanagan Events Centre

Lakeside: Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre

 

 Monday, November 2, 2020 

  • 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Technical Tour, Okanagan Falls Waste Water Treatment Plant & Bad Tattoo
  • 1:45 pm - 5:30 pm: Operator Challenge, PTCC
  • 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm: Water for People Fundraising Activity (silent auction), PTCC
  • 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Registration open, PTCC
  • 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Trade Show, PTCC
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Small Water Systems Reception, PTCC
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Operator Reception, PTCC
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Young Professionals Reception, PTCC
  • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Trade Show "Appy Hour", PTCC

 

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 

  • 7:00 am – 1:00 pm: Registration open, PTCC
  • 7:15 am                    Buffet breakfast, SOEC (enter via PTCC)
  • 7:45 am – 9:15 am: Opening Session with Keynote Natalie Panek, SOEC (enter via PTCC)
  • 9:00 am – 1:30 pm: Water for People Fundraising Activity (silent auction), PTCC
  • 9:15 am – 9:30 am: Coffee break, PTCC
  • 9:30 am – 11:00 am: Education sessions, PTCC
  • 9:30 am – 1:45 pm: Trade Show, PTCC
  • 11:00 am – 1:30 pm: Lunch, PTCC
  • 11:00 am - 1:25 pm: Technology Showcase, PTCC
  • 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm: Registration open, Lakeside
  • 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm: Education Sessions, Lakeside
  • 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm: Coffee break, Lakeside
  • 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Education sessions, Lakeside

 

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 

  • 7:00 am – 4:30 pm: Registration open, Lakeside
  • 7:30 am – 8:00 am: Coffee break, Lakeside
  • 8:00 am – 9:30 am: Education sessions, Lakeside
  • 9:30 am – 9:45 am: Coffee break, Lakeside
  • 9:30 am – 10:30 am: “Best of the Best” Tap Water Taste Test, Lakeside
  • 9:45 am – 11:15 am: Education sessions, Lakeside
  • 11:30 am – 1:00 pm: Awards Lunch, Lakeside
  • 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm: Education sessions, Lakeside
  • 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm: Coffee break, Lakeside
  • 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Education sessions, Lakeside
  • 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Wrap Reception, Lakeside

 

Thursday, November 5, 2020 

  • 9:00 am – 12:30 pm: Technical Tour, Summerland Water Treatment Plant & Sage Hills Vineyard