Written by IAPMO 11:13 am Industry News

WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition Issues Call for Abstracts

Experts in the field of urban water efficiency and conservation are invited to submit presentation proposals for the 13th WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition (WSI), slated for Oct. 6-7 in Las Vegas.  

Presentation proposals must be submitted to watersmartspeakers.com no later than Tuesday, March 2. Professionals, scientists, government employees, public- and private-sector institutions, policymakers, students, and all others working in an industry related to water efficiency are invited to submit a proposal for an oral presentation, panel discussion or workshop. No formal manuscript is required; however, publications may be disseminated electronically at the author’s request.

A list of topics and submittal guidelines is available at WaterSmartInnovations.com. Candidates chosen as presenters will be notified by e-mail and postal mail no later than Tuesday, May 4.

Complimentary conference registration will be provided to all accepted participants for the day of their presentation only or receive a $110 discount off full conference registration of $395.

The largest event of its kind in the world, WSI draws more than 1,000 participants each year from cross the United States and around the globe, and features a full slate of comprehensive professional sessions, an expo hall, technical tours, and pre-show workshops.

An archive of presentations from the previous 12 WSI conferences may be accessed at WaterSmartInnovations.com/archive-sessions.php. WSI is presented by the Southern Nevada Water Authority in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense Program, the Alliance for Water Efficiency, the American Water Works Association, and other forward-thinking organizations. Visit WaterSmartInnovations.com for updates, schedules, and more information.


IAPMO develops and publishes the Uniform Plumbing Code®, the most widely recognized code of practice used by the plumbing industry worldwide; Uniform Mechanical Code®; Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code®; and Uniform Solar Energy, Hydronics and Geothermal Code — the only plumbing, mechanical, solar energy and swimming pool codes designated by ANSI as American National Standards — and the Water Efficiency Standard (WE-Stand)™. IAPMO works with government, contractors, labor force, and manufacturers to produce product standards, technical manuals, personnel certification/educational programs and additional resources in order to meet the ever-evolving demands of the industry in protecting public health and safety.

Last modified: December 30, 2022