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You are invited to join us at the all-day 2019 Hawaii Public Works Conference.
Cost: $0 for government agencies; $50 for all others; FREE validated parking

Please register at:

Please visit for description of the presentations and speaker bios.

Brought to you by: APWA, ACECH, ASCE, HWEA, and LTAP


Event Date 05-24-2019 8:00 am
Event End Date 05-24-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free

City and County of Honolulu and Hawaii Water Environment Association (HWEA) are teaming up to bring educational workshops for stormwater quality Best Management Practices (BMPs) to protect our waters for life.


***DEADLINE EXTENDED to March 31, 2019***

The hands-on and interactive workshop sessions offer you the latest how-to information and best practices for compliance with all aspects of the new Water Quality Rules. A major focus will be on post-construction best management practices and the role of the Certified Water Pollution Plan Preparer.


  • Permanent post-construction BMP design, construction, operation and maintenance
  • Erosion and sediment control BMPs inspections
  • Local case studies of permanent post-construction LID BMPs
  • Permitting challenges for LID BMPs
  • MS4 permittees challenges and lessons learned (local and mainland experiences)
  • LID BMPs pilot studies
  • Total maximum daily loads (TMDLs) and drivers for LID BMP implementation

SUBMISSIONS: send a 250-500 word abstract to
(click email link for email form with abstract template)

Download the flyer HERE

Event Date 03-31-2019 5:00 am
Event End Date 03-31-2019 11:55 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free
2019 Pacific Water Conference

The American Water Works Association Hawai‘i Section and the Hawai‘i Water Environment Association are proud to announce the sixth annual joint conference now known as the Pacific Water Conference at the Hawai‘i Convention Center from February 19-21, 2019. Our joint conference committee is hard at work to bring you an exciting, fun, and educational conference.

The Pre-Conference Workshop kicks things off on Tuesday, February 19. The Conference officially opens on Wednesday, February 20 and lasts through Thursday, February 21. Join us at the Convention Center Kamehameha Exhibit Hall I to cheer on this year’s operator competitions featuring HWEA’s Operations Challenge and AWWA’s Pipe Tapping and Top Ops events. Remember to check out the exhibitors showcasing the newest and latest products in the industry. With five technical session tracks to choose from, there’s sure to be one that piques your interest. The conference golf tournament will be held on Friday, February 22 at the Kapolei Golf Course, and the community service event will take place on Saturday, February 23.

We look forward to seeing all of you at the Conference!


Emily Dong | Susan Mukai | Ken Kawahara
2019 Conference Chairs

 Golf Flyer Registration | Main Conference Draft Technical Program Agenda | Pre-Conference Track Flyer


PWC Keynote, George Tchobanoglous.pdf

PWC Talk, George Tchobanoglous.pdf

Event Date 02-19-2019 7:00 am
Event End Date 02-22-2019 8:30 pm
Cut off date 03-01-2019 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price LATE RATE in effect

Reminder: Deadline for Scholarship Application is January 31, 2019.



Event Date 01-31-2019 12:00 am
Event End Date 01-31-2019 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free

  HWEA is attending the Building Industry Association (BIA) Hawaii's Home Building & Remodeling Show. Please see the event page for more details.

  RSVP to to volunteer or help out with event planning. 

Event Date 01-25-2019 12:00 am
Event End Date 01-27-2019 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Individual Price Free as volunteer or with VIP Pass