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Update 2018 Water Reuse Conference: Ho`okahi Wa`i – One Water
Co-Chairs: Martin Roush & Lorna Heller

The Water Reuse Committee is preparing for the 12th Biennial Hawaii Water Reuse Conference to be held on the island of Maui at Café O Lei at the Dunes at Maui Lani on November 29 & 30, 2018. The Committee has secured a special rate at the Courtyard by Marriott Maui Kahului Airport hotel. Please consider utilizing this facility for your overnight stay. The Reuse Committee, a joint effort between HWEA and AWWA Hawaii Section, is putting together a slate of excellent speakers for a full day of presentations on Thursday November 29 and a half day on Friday November 30. Bento box lunches will be provided on Friday to kick off your choice of two afternoon events: a system tour of Maui’s reclaimed water system or golf at a nearby R1 golf course at group rates.


Event Date 11-29-2018 12:00 am
Event End Date 11-30-2018 12:00 am
Cut off date 11-21-2018 12:00 pm
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Regular Registration Rates Apply

Call for Proposals for Funding of Projects/Activities by HWEA for FY 2019

Do you have an idea for a community project or program but are not sure how to fund it? HWEA is looking for bold, innovative ideas for new project and activities for FY 2019. HWEA will provide funding up to a total of $60,000 to support projects or activities consistent with its mission/goals that would benefit the association and/or its members. There are few limits on possible winning ideas. Multi-year proposals will also be considered.

The deadline for the proposal submission is 4:30 pm on Thursday, November 15, 2018.

Submit your proposals using this form by email to BOTH of the following: and

All projects receiving funding will be required to participate as poster presenters in the HWEA/AWWA Pacific Water Conference at the Hawaii Convention Center on February 20-21, 2019. This will be a project description – the project(s) are not expected to be completed for this poster.

November 15, 2018: Deadline for submission of three-page proposal
December 1, 2018: Awards announced
February 20-21, 2019: Poster presentation at Pacific Water Conference
September 31, 2019: Expenditure of project funds completed

Event Date 11-15-2018 12:00 am
Event End Date 11-15-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free

Join Girl Scouts of Hawaii and Pacific Aviation Museum morning of fun and exploration. Last year, STEM Fest had 391 Girl Scouts and 131 STEM professionals in attendance. The goal this year is to host 400+ girl scouts from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Without the help of volunteers like yourself, this will not be possible. You can inspire the next generation of Female STEM professionals!
We will present a 20 minute hands-on STEM activity in 6 rotations to small groups of 5-6 girls. Supplies and directions will be provided. Volunteers will start at 8 am.

Male volunteers are also welcome! Please RSVP to Audrey at by Friday, October 19.

Event Date 11-03-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date 11-03-2018 12:00 pm
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free

Speaker: Ms. Lori Kahikina, Director, Department of Environmental Services, City & County of Honolulu

Topic: Latest Issues that ENV is facing. Lori will discuss issues such as: Succession planning, Consent decree update (projects and spills), Blending, the One Water concept, Consultant accountability, Minimizing planning and design phases, Open communication between designers and operators, and any audience-generated issues.

Date/Time: Thursday, October 25, 2018, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Location: Dave & Busters, Pa’ina Hale (2nd floor)
1030 Auahi St., Honolulu, HI 96814

Cost: $20.00 (lunch buffet) checks payable to “HWEA” or cash at the door / $10.00 (students)
Mail check and reservation form to:
Hawaii Water Environment Association
c/o Lori Morikami
DOH Wastewater Branch
2827 Waimano Home Rd, #207
Pearl City, HI 96782
Or FAX form to: 586-4300
Please RSVP by noon on Monday, October 22, 2018 to
***No-shows will be billed***


Event Date 10-25-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 10-25-2018 1:30 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price $20 (Lunch Buffet) / $10 (Students)

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 11:30 AM
Sand Island WWTP, 2nd Floor Conference Room
Call-in Number: 808-768-4497


Event Date 10-24-2018 11:30 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free