Call for Presentations

August 1-September 15, 2023

The Illinois Association of Water Pollution Control Operators and the Illinois Water Environment Association are seeking individuals interested in presenting a paper at the 2024 Illinois Wastewater Professionals Conference, March 18 - 20, 2024 at the Embassy Suites in East Peoria.

Why Present:

  • Share Your Unique Illinois Expertise and Experiences
  • Polish Your Presentation Skills in a Friendly, Welcoming Atmosphere
  • Gain Exposure and Recognition within the Illinois Wastewater Industry
  • Opportunity to network with industry colleagues. 

Diversity is strongly valued as we believe it increases the value of the program and the overall event;  all interested presenters, including young professionals are encouraged to apply.

Submission Process:

  • Simple!
  • On-line Only
  • 400 words or less
  • One presentation per submission. 

Selection Process:

  • IWPC Program Committee Review
  • Quality, originality  and technical content.
  • Significance to understanding and improving the water environment.
  • Overtly marketing products or promoting a single or proprietary technology will not be accepted for the Technical Program.

Deadline to apply: September 15, 2023

Questions: Sai Archana Kuchimanchi, at,  IWPC Program  Committee Chair

Click on the link below to submit an abstract or edit an existing abstract.


Female Presenter at Conference

Biosolids Management

Career Development/Leadership

Collection Systems: Design, Modeling and Operation

Diversity Equality & Inclusion

Electrical Power & Controls

Energy Efficiency/Resource Recovery

Emerging Topics in Wastewater

Green Infrastructure/Sustainable Design

Laboratory Operations: Methods, Research, Analysis, Accreditation, and Instrumentation.

Nutrient Removal and Reuse: Planning, Permitting, Design, Technology and Operations


Plant Operations: Fundamental to Advanced

Pretreatment: Ordinances, Technologies and Compliance

Research and Innovation in Wastewater 

Storm Water and Wet Weather Management


Watershed Management

Water Reuse

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