Alberta Operators’ Annual Seminar – 2013 Call for Papers

The Alberta Water and Wastewater Operators Association Annual Seminar will be held March 11 – 15, 2013 in Banff, Alberta.

Proposals for papers are now being accepted. All proposals that are of a technical nature that would be of interest to water and wastewater plant or system operations personnel will be considered. Speakers must provide a 250 – 350 word abstract in order to be considered. The abstracts for all papers presented at the Seminar will be posted on the AWWOA web page. Operations personnel are encouraged to submit proposals as “Operations” topics prove to be of the greatest interest to Seminar delegates.

Submission deadline is December 01, 2012.

Proposal forms may be obtained from the AWWOA web site ( under Seminar or by contacting the AWWOA Office or Chair of the Annual Operators Seminar Committee. (Contact information below.)

NOTE: Operators who present a paper will be awarded 1.0 CEU, plus the additional CEUs obtained for attending the entire Seminar. This can be used toward the certification renewal requirement. An $100 honourarium is also available to operators who present a paper, in addition to a reduced full Seminar registration fee.

Proposals for Pre-Seminar workshops are also being solicited. The 3.5 hour workshops will be held Monday, March 11, and Tuesday, March 12, 2013.

Further information can be obtained from:

Nancy McAteer, Annual Operators Seminar Chair
Ph: (403) 886-4265

AWWOA Office
Ph: (780) 454-7745 or 1-877-454-7745