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2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference

September 19-21, 2021

Do not miss the 2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference! Join us in-person at the JW Marriott LA Live in Los Angeles or participate virtually from the comfort of your office. Our Annual Conference is where California’s water recycling community comes together each year to learn, network, and discover the latest trends in the design, management, operation, and use of water recycling facilities and projects. Register Today!

Education and Networking

The in-person program will include 48 technical sessions, seven panel presentations, two tours, and many networking opportunities. For those who don’t wish to attend in person, all major sessions will be simulcast and each technical session will be available on the virtual conference platform. The full program will be posted soon!

Opening Session

Welcome Remarks

Paul Sciuto
President, WateReuse California

After coming on as Deputy General Manager of Monterey One Water in September 2014, Paul Sciuto took over as General Manager in June 2015 and has been key to strengthening and maximizing the Agency’s commitment to the community. Under his leadership, Monterey One Water moved to modernize, increase efficiency and accountability, and promote new and innovative thinking. Paul has worked in the potable water, wastewater, and recycled water sectors for more than 30 years.

Keynote Speaker

E. Joaquin Esquivel
Water Board Chair

E. Joaquin Esquivel was appointed to the State Water Resources Control Board by Governor Jerry Brown in March 2017 and designated by Governor Gavin Newsom as Chair in February 2019. Previously, he served as Assistant Secretary for federal water policy at the California Natural Resources Agency in the Governor’s Washington, D.C. office, where he facilitated the development of policy priorities between the agency, the Governor’s Office, the California Congressional delegation, and federal stakeholder agencies.

Opening Session Speaker

Brian Fuchs
Climatologist, US Drought Monitor

Brian Fuchs is a faculty member and climatologist for the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC) at the University of Nebraska, focused on drought related issues and research projects. Brian oversees the Monitoring Program Area and research related to mitigation, risk assessment, monitoring, impact, and reporting of drought.  He is one of the lead  authors for the United States Drought Monitor and the North American Drought Monitor. 

Tuesday Plenary Panel

Networking Events

Awards Luncheon

Monday, September 20, 12 pm

Join us for a presentation of the California Awards of Excellence as WateReuse California recognizes agencies, customers, and individuals that have demonstrated exceptional leadership in advancing water recycling in California. 

President’s Reception

Monday, September 20, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Join us as we are roll out the red carpet for a Hollywood-style, poolside President’s Reception.

Gordon Cologne Breakfast

Tuesday, September 21, 8:00 – 9:30 am

The Gordon Cologne Breakfast honors exceptional water reuse advocacy in the state. We will also present the WateReuse California Family Feud North v. South – Grudge Match!  Can Team South pull it off this year?!

Facility Tours

Albert Robles Center for Water Recycling and Environmental Learning

Regional Recycled Water Advanced Purification Center

Hotel Reservations

Book your room for the 2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference using the online reservations system. You can book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations online.

JW Marriott Hotel Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE
900 West Olympic
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Telephone: (877) 622-3056
Room Rate: $279 per night

Thank You 2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference Sponsors

Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor

Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with the more than 500 leaders from the water reuse industry expected to attend the 2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference.

  • WateReuse California Conference Sponsorships are designed to maximize your marketing efforts and help your organization gain important visibility among professionals whose focus is on the development of water reuse projects, putting your organization’s name in front of influential senior managers and decisionmakers.
  • WateReuse California Exhibit Booths will put your organization at the center of all the action. WateReuse recognizes that exhibits are an integral component to the success of the 2021 WateReuse California Annual Conference. The Exhibit Hall is designed to maximize face-to-face communication between exhibitors and attendees.

To learn more about the opportunities to sponsor or exhibit, view the Sponsorship and Exhibitor Prospectus.

Join WateReuse

WateReuse is the only trade association that focuses solely on advancing laws, policy and funding to increase water reuse. Our niche strategy sets us apart from other organizations in the water industry.

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