Call for Proposals

  NEWEA 2023 Annual Conference & Exhibit

  January 22, 2023 - January 25, 2023

  Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, 110 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

NEWEA invites the submission of abstracts for professional papers or presentations at its Annual Conference and Exhibit.  

This prestigious conference consistently attracts more than 2200 engineers, consultants, scientists, operators, and students, and features a variety of technical sessions and more than 200 exhibitor displays. It provides an opportunity for professional exchange of information and state-of-the-art concepts in wastewater treatment and environmental issues.

This year, the conference's focus is the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act. We invite you to submit your abstract under the following categories: 

  • Asset Management
  • Collection Systems
  • Contaminants of Emerging Concern
  • CSO/Wet Weather Issues
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Energy
  • Government Affais
  • Industrial Wastewater
  • Laboratory Practices
  • Operator Ingenuity: For operators to submit projects, ideas, and innovations developed by operators to assist with maintenance, reduce costs, improve performance/efficiency at their facilities.
  • Plant Operations
  • Public Awareness
  • Residuals Management
  • Safety
  • Small Community
  • Stormwater
  • Student Poster Competition: Designed for Graduate and Undergraduate Students to present water quality research topics.
  • Sustainability
  • Utility Management
  • Water Reuse
  • Watershed Management
  • Young Professionals: The Future of the Industry
  • Youth Education
View Topic Descriptions for full details >>

Abstract submission deadline: June 10, 2022

NOTE:  The session description is a short description 75 words or less and the abstract is 500 words or less.

All abstracts must be submitted using the online form. Authors and presenters will be notified of the acceptance of their papers in November 2022. Final papers, if being prepared, are due by January 6, 2023. Papers and presentations will be eligible for publication in the JOURNAL of the New England Water Environment Association. Session presentations may be limited to 20 minutes, with 10 minutes allowed for discussion.

For the best experience: please use Google Chrome to access this portal and all pages associated with NEWEA's event platform.

For more information contact: NEWEA Program Committee Chair, Lauren Hertel or the NEWEA office.