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Annual Conference

Keystone Water Conference – H2O20

May 3-6, 2020 ~ Penn Stater Conference Center ~ State College, PA

  Abstract submittals will only be accepted if submitted using the WORD document; PDF formats will NOT be accepted… so a submitter will be asked to redo their submission in WORD.


2020 Joint Technical Conference & Exhibition

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Friday, October 28, 2019

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David A. Long Scholarship 2020
Deadline: March 16, 2020

Complete applications for the Pennsylvania Section scholarship must be received no later than March 16, 2020.  Recipients will be notified by April 6, 2020.


AWWA Representative
Aurel Arndt

Treasurer (2016-2020)

American Water Works Association


Aurel Arndt has been actively involved in AWWA and Section leadership for over 30 years, and in advocacy and water utility matters for decades.  He has served on multiple occasions as a spokesperson for the Association and Section.  He was Chair of AWWA’s Water Utility Council from 2012-2016. Recently retired, he served over 40 years at the Lehigh County Water Authority.


Aurel was named as Lehigh County Authority’s first CEO in 2013.  In the financial arena, Aurel has served as Chief Financial Officer of Lehigh County Authority from 1984 to 2012, and again in 2015.  He has also been appointed by three PA Governors as a member of the Pennsylvania Municipal Retirement Board, which he chaired for 8 years, PennVest, PA’s Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Program and the Governor’s Local Government Advisory Committee, respectively.


He has been recognized by several organizations for his volunteerism, support, and commitment to excellence.  He has served on the Boards of multiple organizations, including the Government Finance Officers Association of United States and Canada, and currently is a member of EPA’s Environmental Finance Advisory Board.


Aurel will serve a four-year term as AWWA’s Treasurer beginning at the conclusion of the 2016 Annual Conference & Exposition.  He holds an MBA from Lehigh University and a Bachelor of Science Degree from Ursinus College.



2019 Conference Presentations available here.



2018 Conference Presentations available here.



2017 Conference Presentations available here.



2016 Conference Presentations available here.



 2015 Conference Presentations available here.



2014 Conference Presentations available here.



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2013 Conference Presentations available here.



2012 Conference Presentations available here.

Special thanks to: John Brady and John Geiger from Entech Engineering

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