NSW State Conference 2021

NSW State Conference 2021
Call for Papers are now open for the NSW State Conference to be held in Port Macquarie. This year's theme is Shocks and Disruptions - Operating and Planning in Uncertainty.




Call for Papers Now Open
The Australian Water Association’s NSW Branch encourages submissions of abstracts for one of the Association’s leading regional conference. The theme for this year, Shocks and Disruptions - Operating and Planning in Uncertainty, aligns with the Association’s Strategy to Share, Connect and Inspire professionals across the water industry, including with its affiliates.

Conference Sub themes are: 

- Operating and planning through shocks and disruptions 
- Regional Water Strategies / Management / Water reform 
- Water quality – community safety in our hands 
- Water security 
- Indigenous water engagement 
- Global connections 
- Innovation
- Water reuse / circular economy  
- Regional engagement


Delegates will be provided with opportunities to:
 - SHARE: information and knowledge that is relevant to regional NSW
 - CONNECT: with members and water professionals from diverse industries
 - INSPIRE: each other to make a positive change within the water industry; both urban and rural

The conference will continue to provide a strong technical focus and the forum for social interaction and networking that delegates have come to expect from the event. Papers and presentations will provide learnings, insights and showcase approaches to water management and infrastructure relevant to the region. The series of NSW Regional Conferences have been very successful over the years, with over 130 people attending recent regional conferences.

Download the Call for Papers Flyer

Submit your Abstract

Download Abstract Template


Important dates
Abstract deadline:
13 May 2021
Notification of selection: 2 June 2021
Speaker registration deadline: 30 June 2021
Final presentation and paper deadline: 15 July 2021


Conference details
Date: 18 & 19 August 2021
Venue: TBC 
Conference Dinner: TBC
Registrations will open in May.

For more information please contact:
Conference: TANYA CAMERON, Member Engagement Manager NSW/ACT | Ph: 02 9467 8407 | E: tcameron@awa.asn.au
Trade Exhibition: STEPHEN COMEY, Senior Exhibition Manager | Ph: 02 9467 8406 | E: scomey@awa.asn.au
Sponsorship: ELANA HUTHNANCE, Membership & Sponsorship Manager | Ph: 02 9467 8417  | E: ehuthnance@awa.asn.au


When:
18/08/2021 8:00 AM - 19/08/2021 6:00 PM

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