Recordings and presentations from the 2017 WQA Convention and Exposition


Trends & Critical Issues, with Tom Blank (formerly) of the Gephardt Government Affairs group.

Key Findings of the 2017 WQA Consumer Survey

Technical Sessions:

  • Lead Treatment Threshold in POU Filters
  • Back to School: Overcoming the Hurdles of Supplying Treatment for Schools
  • Key Concepts in Corrosion Chemistry and Treatment
  • Effects of Water Additives on Ion Exchange Resin
  • Granular Activated Carbon: The Last Line of Defense for Emerging Contaminants
  • Fluoride: Characteristics and Treatment Options
  • Treating PFCs and PFOAs at the Point-of-Use
  • Understanding the Numbers: Explaining Product Certification
  • Improving Flux and Recovery in Polyamide Composite Membranes
  • A Simple Approach to Ensuring 4-Log Virus Credit
  • UV for Small Public Water System Compliance
  • Keys to FIFRA Compliance
  • The New Rainwater Harvesting Systems Standard
  • Solutions for Common Plumbing Code Violations
  • Applying and Troubleshooting Reverse Osmosis at the Point-of-Use
  • Whole-house Treatment with Membrane Technologies
  • Sizing Water Treatment for Flowrates
  • Calculating Capacity of Cation Exchange Softeners
  • Selection and Sizing Considerations for Tank-Based Media Treatment
  • Food Service Applications for IX Softeners
  • Using LinkedIn to Position Your Company as a Thought Leader in the Water Industry (from Commercial/Industrial Section meeting)


Business Operations Sessions:

  • Avoiding Data Disaster: Protecting Your Company and Your Customers
  • Partnering with your Accountant for Business Growth
  • Succession Planning: Preparing the Successor
  • The Benefits of a Having a Bank Line of Credit
  • IBWA Bottled Water Update: What’s Hot?
  • Hiring, Firing, and Keeping Employees
  • Generations in the Work Place: The Amway Experience
  • Media Skills for the Water Treatment Industry
  • Using WQA Research and Resources to Enhance your Credibility
  • Building B-to-B Relationships with LinkedIn
  • Positioning Your Company With Social Media as the Water Treatment Expert
  • Selling Your Sales Person



  •         Member:$145.00
  • Non-Member:$215.00

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