Water sector organizations have announced that the 2016 Water Week will be held from April 10-16. The goal of Water Week is for these groups to inform and inspire policymakers about important water-related issues while communicating the value of water to environmental protection, economic development, and job creation.
The groups that will organize Water Week include Water Environment Federation (WEF), the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), Water Research Foundation (WRF), the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF), and WateReuse amongst others. One of the events planned is the National Water Policy Forum, Fly-In, & Expo held April 11-13:
Presented by NACWA, WEF, WERF, and WateReuse, the two and a half day agenda features notable speakers, policy briefings, visits to Capitol Hill, and roundtable dialogues with key policymakers. The event will culminate with a Water Infrastructure & Innovation Expo on Capitol Hill, showcasing clean water innovations and technologies from utilities around the country.