The event is spearheaded by the Water Innovations Alliance Foundation (WIAF), an organization that promotes the development of water technologies and innovations. Co-sponsors of the event include companies such as GE, American Water, Duke Energy, Watercura, and Wichita State University’s Applied Technology Acceleration Institute (ATAI).
The focus of the conference will be on the use of data analytics, software, and cybersecurity for water utilities. Those in attendance will include water and energy industry authorities, utility professionals, and representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Foley partner Chanley Howell will speak on the program regarding legal issues and best practices for big data analytics and data security in the water utilities industry.
For more information about the event, including speakers and a full agenda, visit the WIAF website.