Environmental Technologies Upcoming U.S. Trade Events

Water Quality & Technology Conference (WQTC) -- November 16-20, 2014 -- New Orleans, Louisiana

The Water Quality & Technology Conference (WQTC 2014) attracts more than 1,300 attendees each year. This established and highly regarded conference provides a practical forum for a wide range of water professionals to exchange the latest research and information.


For more information, please contact:

Brie Knox at Brie.Knox@trade.gov
Brittany Banta at Brittany.Banta@trade.gov


Irrigation Show and Education Conference -- November 19-20, 2014 -- Phoenix, Arizona

As a participant in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Buyers Program, the Irrigation Association will work closely with the department to bring buying groups from five countries to the Irrigation Show and increase your international business. The 2014 Irrigation Show is the only national trade show for irrigation industry professionals. With a targeted attendee list of distributors, dealers, contractors, consultants, growers and more, the Irrigation Show offers you one strategic venue for conducting business, reaching qualified customers and gaining a competitive edge. More than 4,000 total qualified buyers and decision makers from across the globe will attend the show.


For more information, please contact:

Glen Roberts at Glen.Roberts@trade.gov

Jessica Dulkadir at Jessica.Dulkadir@trade.gov


The International Water Association Conference on Water Efficiency and Performance Assessment of Water Services -- April 20-24, 2015 -- Cincinnati, Ohio

The IWA Conference on Water Efficiency and Performance Assessment of Water Services will have the opportunity to tackle the challenges that water services are facing in the 21st century. Water scarcity, climate change, increasing demand, and the deterioration of water resources all require a dedicated search for more efficient solutions -- ones that need to be properly measured and assessed to guarantee their continuing efficiency value.  This combined conference event will gather a large network of water professionals to exchange experiences on key topics on urban water.


For more information, please contact:
Chris Simpson at Christopher.Simpson@trade.gov
Julius Enriquez at Enriquez.Julius@epa.gov


WasteExpo 2015 -- June 2-4 2015 -- Las Vegas, Nevada

WasteExpo participates in the US Department of Commerce's International Buyer Program and hosts over 1,400 non-US guests from over 80 countries. Each year, WasteExpo supports the industry by giving back $1.5 million in cash and in-kind services to industry associations and entities like the Environmental Industry Associations (NSWMA/WASTEC) and the Environmental Research and Education Foundation. WasteExpo 2014 brings together all the players in the waste, recycling, organics, and sustainability industry.


For more information, please contact: Hector Rodriguez at Hector.Rodriguez@trade.gov


Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC 2015) -- September 26-September 30, 2015 -- Chicago, Illinois

Recognized as the largest annual water quality exhibition in the world, the expansive show floor provides unparalleled access to the most cutting-edge technologies in the field; serves as a forum for domestic and international business opportunities; and promotes invaluable peer-to-peer networking between its more than 22,000 attendees. WEFTEC 2014 is part of the International Buyer Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration. International Trade Specialists from the U.S. Department of Commerce are available in the Global Center to provide matchmaking assistance and export trade counseling to international attendees and exhibitors. Contact the Commercial Service Specialist at your local United States Embassy or Consulate to discuss participation.