Events

Welcome to the WCOWMA-BC events page!

Here you can find a listing of all upcoming WCOWMA-BC events, as well as other industry events.  You can sort these events by category, and you can change the view to see a monthly calendar. Events are sorted by date.

Clicking on event will expand the tab to show you more information, and the green “Tickets” button takes you to the event registration page.

May
31
Mon
Site And Soil Evaluation Field Day @ Valemount, BC
May 31 – Jun 1 all-day
Site And Soil Evaluation Field Day @ Valemount, BC

The WCOWMA – BC is hosting a Site & Soils Evaluation Field Day in Valemount, BC on May 31, 2021. This practical training day is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience evaluating a site, as well as practicing hand texturing and sampling. Installers who have recently completed the Onsite Wastewater Practitioner Training Program will be able to take their new knowledge and apply it in the field. Experienced designers and installers should also consider this opportunity to continue their education.

Learn more about performing detailed site visits and designing systems for difficult situations and soils.

You may download a registration form for this hands-on training and return it by fax or email.

Please contact the WCOWMA office with any questions you may have.

Jun
1
Tue
BCWWA Virtual Conference & Trade Show @ Online
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day

Our Virtual Conference and Trade Show is the event of the year for the BC and Yukon water sector to come together to connect, engage, learn and share.

Our theme, Navigating Changing Tides: Reflecting | Learning | Adapting , showcases how the water industry has heroically risen to the challenge, creatively collaborating and innovating in new ways, and working together to promptly adapt to changes within the sector brought on by the pandemic. The goal is to reveal how the industry can utilize these difficult times as an opportunity to drive positive change by reevaluating safety protocols, implementing new technology, advocating for new infrastructure funding, or fostering new relationships within the sector.

Jun
29
Tue
WWETT Show @ Indiana Convention Centre, Indianapolis, IN
Jun 29 – Jul 2 all-day

The premier event for municipalities, plumbers, portable sanitation professionals, septic contractors, sewer contractors and wastewater professionals. The WWETT Show – Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport – is the only place where wastewater and environmental services industry professionals can gather both online and live in Indianapolis.

 

Sep
20
Mon
Septic Awareness Week 2021
Sep 20 – Sep 24 all-day

Join your industry association in Septic Awareness Week.

The Western Canada Onsite Wastewater Management Association and is affiliates will be promoting septic awareness during the week of September 20 to 24. The purpose of this initiative is to promote proper operation and maintenance of onsite wastewater systems.

Notices will be put up on our websites and in local newspapers about the importance of maintaining septic systems along with tips for operation. In some regions of Western Canada, delivery of our Septic Sense program will take place during that week.

Join us in asking your customers, regulatory authorities and municipal representatives – Do you have Septic Sense?

Contact the association office for materials to hand out to your customers!

Oct
17
Sun
NOWRA Mega-Conference @ Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Spa & Conference Center , San Marcos, TX
Oct 17 – Oct 20 all-day

Hosted by NOWRA, VOWRA, SORA & NAWT, this mega conference features multiple concurrent sessions on technology, research, policy and management.

Dec
5
Sun
World Soil Day @ online
Dec 5 all-day

World Soil Day (WSD) is held annually on 5 December as a means to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and to advocate for the sustainable management of soil resources.