Events

June 9 - 12 | Exposition: June 10 - 12 | Colorado Convention Center | Denver, CO | USA

Sunday, June 9

Golf Tournament to Benefit Water Equation | 6:30 a.m.2:30 p.m. 

Arrowhead Golf Course, Littleton, Colorado 

You’ll be transported to and from Arrowhead Golf Course, one of the most beautiful courses in Colorado for a game of Scramble. 

Add to your conference registration for just $175 per player/$700 per foursome and receive range balls, breakfast, beverages, lunch, an opportunity for mulligans and prizes. 

Rental clubs are available, and only one person needs to be the contact person for the foursome! 

Monday, June 10

First-Time Attendee Program | 7:308:15 a.m. (SOLD OUT)

First-timers stop by to learn how to maximize your conference experiences and develop lasting connections. Pre-registration required for this complimentary event.


Networking Happy Hour | 4:30–6:00 p.m.

Explore exciting technologies and services showcased inside the ACE Exposition. Select registration types received one complimentary beverage coupon attached to their badge. A cash bar is available.


International Reception | 5:30–7:00 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate international attendees from around the globe. Come to socialize with AWWA’s leadership and International Council members to discuss international water issues in a relaxed, casual atmosphere.



MOTOWN at the Clocktower Cabaret, a Water Equation Benefit Concert | 7:00–10:00 p.m.

Join Water Equation at the iconic Clocktower Cabaret for a night you won’t want to miss! WE will be hosting a night filled with your favorite Motown songs to support Water Equation’s programs.


Tuesday, June 11

Water Industry Luncheon | noon –1:15 p.m.

Attend this popular luncheon to get motivated and inspired by a featured keynote speaker. Sarah Sladek, a Gen Xer, is the CEO of XYZ University and a world-renowned author and speaker. Josh Miller is the Director of Generation Z Studies at XYZ University and a 17-year-old advocate for his generation. 

In this humorous and inspirational presentation, Sladek and Miller bring a thought-provoking performance to the stage as an established executive and high school student, each representing their unique perspectives as the current and future workforce. Gain valuable insights into your own leadership style and workforce sustainability while learning about the chief workforce indicators of change and best practices for preparing for the future. Sladek and Miller will teach you how to attract top talent and win in the marketplace now - and for the next generation to come.

Individual tickets and tables of ten may be purchased when you register online. To purchase a table only, use this link to register online

Networking Happy Hour | 4:30–6:00 p.m.

Explore exciting technologies and services showcased inside the ACE18 Exposition. Select registration types received one complimentary beverage coupon attached to their badge, and a cash bar is available.

AWWA Awards & Section Recognition Celebration  | 4:305:30 p.m.  
Exhibit Hall - AWWA Pavilion Celebration Stage, booth #2420

A salute to great accomplishments, this awards presentation honors AWWA Sections and volunteers for innovative education, safety programs and membership recruitment and retention efforts. Come cheer on your peers!  



Wednesday, June 12

Fuller Breakfast | 7:309:00 a.m.

AWWA annually presents George Warren Fuller Awards to the AWWA Sections’ selected members for their distinguished service to the water supply field in commemoration of the sound engineering skill, the brilliant diplomatic talent, and the constructive leadership that characterized the life of George Warren Fuller. Tickets are $45.


Expo Networking Event | 12:30–2:00 p.m.

Last chance to visit with ACE19 exhibitors during this dedicated networking time. Share a snack and explore a new corner of the Exhibit Hall before heading back to an afternoon of sessions!



Gavel Passing and Wrap Party | 4:45–6:30 p.m.
Gavel Passing begins at 4:45 to 5:15 p.m. in the Chambers Grant Salon 
Wrap Party begins at 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. at the Galleria (covered outdoor area)

Denver Performing Arts Complex
1400 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202

Free and open to all ACE19 attendees. Come to celebrate and toast to the new AWWA President, Jim R. Williams. The Wrap Party is the perfect place to kick back, unwind and celebrate another successful year at ACE!