Calendar of Events

See NWMOA’s calendar of Events for details of our programs, including workshops, meetings and educational opportunities.

Mar
10
Mon
2014
AWWA/AMTA 2014 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition – March 10-14, 2014 – Las Vegas, NV @ Bally's Las Vegas Hotel
Mar 10 – Mar 14 all-day
Apr
4
Fri
2014
NWMOA 2014 Annual Symposium – Back to Basics – August 4-6, 2014 @ Hilton Vancouver Washington
Apr 4 – Apr 6 all-day

NWMOA_Symposium_Brochure“Back to Basis” 2014 Annual Symposium

NWMOA is dedicated to the education, training and networking of people involved in membrane technology, with a focus on training membrane plant operators. Attendees to this symposium will receive:

  • Day One: Participants will receive a primer on the basics of MF/UF and MBR applications and Membrane Math, which will assist in better understanding the presentations that follow.
  • Day Two: Water and wastewater topics will split into two focused consecutive tracks followed by hands-on training and case studies.
  • Day Three: Concludes with a Panel/Group Discussion focused on a Universal Skid for MF/UF. There will also be an overview and facility tour of the City of La Center’s Water Plant.

 

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

On-Line Registration for this event is now closed.

Registration will open On-Site at the Hotel at 9:00 a.m. on August 4th.

 

Make your lodging arrangements directly with the Hilton Vancouver Washington by clicking the link or by phone at 800-643-7892 and refer to NWMOA group code: MOA for the discounted room rate. A group rate for single/double of $126 has been negotiated for reservations made by July 20, 2014 (subject to availability).

Apr
10
Thu
2014
NWMOA Membrane Plant O&M Workshop – Newport, OR – April 10, 2014 @ City of Newport WTP
Apr 10 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

“Membrane Plant O&M” Workshop

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  • 5.5 Contact Hours (OR, CA – pending approval)
  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Space limited to 30 attendees)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration is now closed.

A.M. Location: City of Newport Recreation Center
225 SE Avery St., Newport, OR 97365
P.M. Location: City of Newport WTP
2810 NE Big Creek Rd., Newport, OR 97365

May
20
Tue
2014
NWMOA Wastewater MBR – From “In” to “Out” Workshop – La Center, WA – May 20, 2014 @ La Center Community Center
May 20 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

“Wastewater MBR – From “In” to “Out”” Workshop

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  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Space limited to 40 attendees)
  • 5 Contact Hours (WA – Pending Approval)

A.M. Location: La Center Community Center
1000 E 4th Street, La Center, WA 98629
P.M. Location: City of La Center WRF
101 Aspen Ave., La Center, WA 98629

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online registration is now closed.

If you would like to register for this workshop, please print and fill out the Registration Form (click image, on the last page of the brochure) with payment information and submit via email: regassist@nwmoa.com, fax: 772-463-0860, or phone: 208-577-6519.

Jun
19
Thu
2014
NWMOA Operator Training Workshop – Bozeman, MT – June 19, 2014 @ City of Bozeman WTP
Jun 19 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

“Overcoming Operational Challenges” Workshop

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  • 5.5 Contact Hours (MT, ID, OR, UT, WY – Pending Approval)
  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Space limited to 50 attendees)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online registration is now closed.

Onsite registration will be available at the NWMOA Registration Desk starting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014.

If you would like to register onsite for this workshop, please print and fill out the Registration Form (click image, on the last page of the brochure) along with payment information and turn it in at the onsite NWMOA registration desk.

Mar
2
Mon
2015
AMTA/AWWA 2015 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition – March 2-5, 2015 – Orlando, FL @ Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort
Mar 2 – Mar 5 all-day

AMTA-AWWA_MTC15_Save-the-DateAMTA/AWWA 2015 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

Please click the link above for more information on this event.

Apr
16
Thu
2015
NWMOA Operator Training Workshop – Boise, ID – April 16, 2015 @ Columbia Water Treatment Plant
Apr 16 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

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NWMOA MF/UF Membranes: Past Experiences & Future Innovations Workshop

  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Space limited to 30 attendees)
  • 5.5 Contact Hours (ID, MT, OR, UT, WA – Pending Approval)

 

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online registration is now closed.

Onsite registration will be available at the NWMOA Registration Desk starting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, April 16, 2015.

Jun
11
Thu
2015
NWMOA Operator Training Workshop – Park City, UT – June 11, 2015
Jun 11 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

UT_WorkshopBrochure“Membrane Operator Training” Workshop

  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Space limited to 30 attendees)
  • 5.75 Contact Hours: UT, ID, MT, WA  (pending approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Pre-registration is now closed.

Onsite registration will be available at the NWMOA registration desk starting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, June 11, 2015.

For Onsite Registration:

If you would like to register onsite for this workshop, please print and fill out the Registration Form (click image, on the last page of the brochure) along with payment information and turn it in at the onsite NWMOA registration desk.

Aug
25
Tue
2015
NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop – Arch Cape, OR – August 25, 2015 @ Arch Cape Fire Station
Aug 25 all-day

Program and Registration - ArchCape, OR Workshop

NWMOA “Small Municipal Membrane Challenges” Workshop

  • 7:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. (Space limited to 25 attendees)
  • 5 Contact Hours: OR, MT, WA
    • State of Oregon – approved .5 CEU hrs. for Wastewater Only
    • State of Washington  – Self application only

 

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Sep
30
Wed
2015
PNWS-AWWA/NWMOA Joint Workshop – Reverse Osmosis – Sept. 30, 2015 @ Seafarers Memorial Park Building
Sep 30 all-day

PNWS-AWWA_NWMOA_logosPNWS-AWWA/NWMOA Joint Workshop
2015 Reverse Osmosis

Announcing a return of the RO Workshop Series!
An informative day on the topic of water treatment using reverse osmosis.

Registration fee is $75 for AWWA, WEF and NWMOA members ($95 for non-members). Lunch and refreshments are included.

There will be time for Q&A and networking!

  • 0.6 Continuing Education Units (pending)
 Click on the image to learn more or to register.
Oct
1
Thu
2015
NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop – Myrtle Creek, OR – October 1, 2015 @ Myrtle Creek Fire Station
Oct 1 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

MyrtleCreek_OR_WorkshopBrochureNWMOA “Membrane Plant O&M: On-Going Maintenance” Workshop

  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Space limited to 45 attendees)
  • 5.50 Contact Hours (MT – Approved, OR Pending Approval)

 

Pre-registration is now closed.

If you would like to register onsite for this workshop, please print and fill out the Registration Form (click image, on the last page of the brochure) along with payment information and turn it in at the onsite NWMOA registration desk.

Feb
1
Mon
2016
AWWA/AMTA 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition – February 1-4, 2016 – San Antonio, TX @ Grand Hyatt Hotel San Antonio
Feb 1 – Feb 4 all-day
MTC16 Registration Form Onsite Final
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 Online Attendee
Registration Form

AWWA/AMTA 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

Registration for the 2016 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition is now open!

The conference will feature expert presentations in following key areas:

  • Planning, management and regulations
  • Coastal and inland brackish water desalination and seawater desalination
  • Membrane filtration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis
  • Ultrafiltration and microfiltration
  • Membrane bioreactors and water reuse applications
  • Design and operation
  • plus more!

For full details please click the link to view the MTC Technical Program, MTC Announcement or 2016 Technical Highlights flyer.

For more information, visit http://www.awwa.org/amta/membrane2016 or call 1.800.926.7337.

Jul
12
Tue
2016
AMTA/NWMOA/WEF Joint Technology Transfer Workshop – July 12-14, 2016 – Vancouver, WA @ Hilton Vancouver Washington
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day

AMTA/NWMOA/WEF Joint Technology Transfer Workshop

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This AMTA/NWMOA/WEF Technology Transfer Workshop will focus on applying membranes to drinking water, wastewater, and reuse applications. There will be tours of two full-scale facilities that use membranes – the North Clackamas Water Treatment Plant and the La Center Wastewater Treatment Plant. The workshop will also cover topics such as Membranes in Reuse Applications, MBR Case Studies, MF/UF uses in Drinking Water, New Technology and Trends, and an Operator Roundtable.

  • Tuesday-Thursday, July 12-14, 2016
  • Credit Hours/PDHs: Water/Wastewater – WA, OR, ID, MT, UT (pending approval)
  • Added Session: Thursday 12:15 – 1:00 p.m. – Evan Hofeld, Oregon Health Authority – Implementation of a Universal Human-Machine Interface (HMI) Format for MF/UF Systems Installed to Meet Requirements Under Federal Safe Drinking Water Act.

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Hotel Information:

Make your lodging arrangements directly with the Hilton Vancouver Washington by clicking the link provided or by phone at 800-445-8667 and refer to AMTA for the discounted room rate. A group rate of $145 for guest rooms (single/double) has been negotiated for reservations made by June 20, 2016 (subject to availability).

Hilton Vancouver Washington
301 W 6th Street
Vancouver, WA 98660
Ph: 800-445-8667

Aug
2
Tue
2016
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-I: Introduction to Membrane Systems – August 2-4, 2016 – Boise, ID @ Columbia WTP
Aug 2 – Aug 4 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-I: Introduction to Membrane Systems

  • Space is limited to 20 attendees
  • 21 Contact Hours (CEUs/PDHs)
    • ID: Pending Approval
    • MT: 20 Contact Hours – Approved
    • ND: 12 Contact Hours – Approved
    • OR: Pending Approval
    • SD: Pending Approval
    • UT: 21 Contact Hours – Approved

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Aug
30
Tue
2016
NWMOA Workshop – Ogden, UT – August 30, 2016 @ Ogden City Water Treatment Plant
Aug 30 @ 7:30 am – 4:15 pm

Ogden_UT_WorkshopBrochureMembrane Plant Upgrades Workshop

  • Space limited to 25 attendees
  • 6 Contact Hours: UT Water (approved), UT Wastewater (pending approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Sep
20
Tue
2016
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems – Rapid City, SD – Sept. 20-22, 2016
Sep 20 – Sep 22 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems

  • Tuesday-Thursday (September 20-22, 2016)
  • 20 Contact Hours/PDHs: MT, ND, OR, SD (pending approval)
    • ID: 14 Contact Hours (approved)
    • UT: 20 Contact Hours (approved)
    • WA: Self Reporting
    • WY: Self Reporting

 

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Nov
4
Fri
2016
NWMOA Workshop – Bend, OR – Nov. 4, 2016 @ 575 NE 15th Street, Bend, OR 97701
Nov 4 all-day

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UF/MF Technologies and Trends – The Bend Experience Workshop

  • 7 Contact Hours: OR, MT (pending approval)
  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. (Space limited to 48 attendees)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Feb
13
Mon
2017
AMTA/AWWA 2017 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition – Feb. 13-17, 2017 – Long Beach, CA @ Long Beach Convention Center, Hyatt Regency, Renaissance & Courtyard by Marriott Hotels
Feb 13 – Feb 17 all-day

9676_mtc17_longbeachca_feb2017_save-the-dateAMTA/AWWA 2017 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

Please click the link above for more information on this event.

May
16
Tue
2017
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems – Fargo, ND – May 16-18, 2017 @ Oak Room - Fargo Cass Public Health Bldg.
May 16 – May 18 all-day

nwmoa_fargo_moc-iii_brochureNWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems

  • Space is limited to 40 Attendees
  • 20 Contact Hours/PDHs: ID, MT, ND, OR, SD, UT , WA, WY (Pending Approval)
    • ND (Approved)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Jul
11
Tue
2017
AMTA/NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop – Bozeman, MT – July 11-13, 2017 @ Hilton Garden Inn Bozeman
Jul 11 – Jul 13 all-day

AMTA/NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop
“Fire, Ice & Difficult Water”

This AMTA/NWMOA Joint Technology Transfer Workshop will focus on membrane use in treating difficult water. Attendees will learn about how membranes are being used to address wildfire runoff, very cold water, and other difficult to treat waters. Topics covered will include water quality concerns after a fire, considerations in treating very cold water, selecting the right membrane for the application, pretreatment considerations, and several case studies. The workshop will include an overview and tour of the City of Bozeman 22 MGD Water Treatment Plant.

  • 10.75 Credit Hours/PDHs: Water/Wastewater: MT (approved)
  • Tuesday-Thursday | July 11-13, 2017

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Hotel Information

Make your lodging arrangements directly with the Hilton Garden Inn Bozeman by clicking the link provided or by phone at 1-877-782-9444 or 406-582-9900. Refer to AMTA17 for the discounted room rate. Make your reservations by June 12, 2017 and save!
Aug
30
Wed
2017
NWMOA Workshop – Spokane, WA – August 30, 2017 @ Spokane County Water Resource Center
Aug 30 all-day

Operator Focused Topics in Wastewater Membrane Applications

  • 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Space limited to 40 attendees)
  • 6 Contact Hours: WA Wastewater (approved)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Sep
8
Fri
2017
PNWS-AWWA/NWMOA Joint Workshop – Reverse Osmosis – Sept. 8, 2017 @ Seafarers Memorial Park Building
Sep 8 all-day

PNWS-AWWA/NWMOA Joint Workshop
Reverse Osmosis

An informative day on the topic of water treatment using reverse osmosis.

  • 0.6 Continuing Education Units

Registration fee is $85 for AWWA, WEF and NWMOA members ($105 for non-members) before August 30, 2017. Lunch and refreshments are included.

There will be time for Q&A and networking!

 Click on the image to learn more or to register.

For more information: click here

Oct
3
Tue
2017
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems – Kennewick, WA – Oct. 3-5, 2017 @ Kennewick Police Department
Oct 3 – Oct 5 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems

  • Tuesday-Thursday (Space limited to 25 attendees)
  • 20 Contact Hours: CEUs/PDHs – ID, MT, OR, WA (approved)

 

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Feb
13
Tue
2018
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-IV: Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) Systems – Woodinville, WA – Feb. 13-15, 2018 @ Brightwater Environmental Education & Community Center
Feb 13 – Feb 15 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-IV: Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) Systems

  • Space is limited to 100 Attendees
  • 20 Contact Hours/PDHs (Pending Approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Mar
12
Mon
2018
2018 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition – West Palm Beach, FL – March 12-16, 2018 @ Palm Beach County Convention Center & Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt Place & DoubleTree Hotels
Mar 12 – Mar 16 all-day

2018 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

Please click the link above for more information on this event.

Jun
26
Tue
2018
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems – Grand Forks, ND – June 26-28, 2018 @ City of Grand Forks Public Works
Jun 26 – Jun 28 all-day

Program FlyerNWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems

    • Space is limited to 40 Attendees
    • 20 Contact Hours/PDHs
      • MT – Pending Approval
      • ND – Approved
      • SD – Approved
      • WY – Self Reporting

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Jul
17
Tue
2018
AMTA/NWMOA Jt. Technology Transfer Workshop – Spokane, WA – July 17-19, 2018 @ Hotel RL Spokane at the Park
Jul 17 – Jul 19 all-day

AMTA/NWMOA Joint Technology Transfer Workshop
Wastewater Treatment Challenges in the Pacific Northwest

This AMTA/NWMOA Joint Technology Transfer Workshop will focus on membrane based wastewater treatment solutions in the Pacific Northwest.  Attendees will learn about the different ways membranes are used to address ongoing wastewater challenges, such as nutrient removal and wastewater disposal.  Topics covered include membrane bio-reactors, tertiary UF/MF, industrial applications, and storm flow treatment.  The workshop will include case studies, presentations on membrane technologies, and a plant tour to the recently commissioned Coeur d’Alene Wastewater Treatment Facility.

  • Credit Hours/PDHs: Water/Wastewater: ID, MT, OR, UT, WA, WY – (Pending Approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image at right.

Online Registration Form

Hotel Information

Make your lodging arrangements directly with the Hotel RL Spokane at the Park by the provided link or by phone at 509-326-8000 reservations press 2 and refer to AMTA0716 for the discounted room rate. A group rate of $109 for single/double guest rooms ($10.00 per extra person over two) has been negotiated for reservations made by June 20, 2018 (subject to availability).

Hotel RL Spokane at the Park
303 W North River Drive
Spokane, WA 99201
Ph: 1-800-733-5466 (refer to American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) for the discounted room rate)

Best Tasting Membrane Water Competition

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July 18, 2018
AMTA/NWMOA Joint Workshop
Hotel RL Spokane at the Park

 

If you are interested in entering the 2018 Best Tasting Membrane Water Competition please submit a completed entry form to NWMOA by Friday, June 29, 2018.

 

Instructions and Submission Form

Sep
18
Tue
2018
NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems – Cottage Grove, OR – September 18-20, 2018 @ City of Cottage Grove Community Center - Shepherd Room
Sep 18 – Sep 20 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-III: Low Pressure Membrane Systems

  • Space is limited to 90 Attendees
  • 20 Contact Hours/PDHs
    • OR, WA, ID, MT – Water & Wastewater (pending approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image above or the link below.

Online Registration Form

Nov
6
Tue
2018
Membrane Operators Certification – MOC-IV: Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) Systems – Boise, ID – Nov. 6-8, 2018 @ Boise Watershed
Nov 6 – Nov 8 all-day

NWMOA Membrane Operators Certification
MOC-IV: Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) Systems

  • Space is limited to 40 Attendees
  • 21 Contact Hours/PDHs (Pending Approval)

To View Brochure – click on the brochure image above or the link below.

Online Registration Form