IOWWA Annual Conference

January 8 - 9, 2020
Pre-Conference, Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Doubletree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex
350 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids IA

Plans for the 2020 IOWWA Conference are underway!    Two days of presentations by leaders in the onsite industry will be the highlight of the conference.    The Exhibit Hall will showcase products and services as well as many special events.    Test your skills at the Roe-D-Hoe; have your exhibitor Bingo card punched for a chance to win a cash prize; check out the great auction items and raffle.   If you have a suggestion for a session topic or speaker for the 2020 conference, please email      We look forward to hearing from you!

Session Presenter - Tom Ferrero, Managing Partner
NAWC Environmental
Title: Land Application – The Right Way, Not the ‘Old’ Way
This session will cover some of the options and considerations they will have to dispose of septage; the EPA 503 Requirements will be addressed; as well as understanding land application loading rates for wastewater.
Title: Dedicated Septage Treatment Facility
This session will introduce the concepts of how to get creative and think outside the box for the purposes of building and siting their own septage treatment processing plant.
Session Presenter - Zach Lowenstein, Environmental Scientist
US EPA, Office of Wastewater Management
Title: EPA's Decentralized Wastewater Program
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Decentralized Wastewater Program, within the Office of Wastewater Management, helps to provide resources, education, and outreach at a national level for managing and maintaining decentralized wastewater systems, from single home onsite septic systems, to community cluster systems. This presentation will highlight the major updates and achievements of the Decentralized Program throughout the past year, including SepticSmart Week, and the Decentralized Wastewater MOU Partnership.

Sponsor Opportunities: Get maximum visibility by sponsoring a conference event!   This is a great way to promote your company.   Great benefits for these sponsorship options are included with each package.   Refer to the Sponsor Contract.    Exhibit space is not included with sponsorship.   NOTE:  If you plan to have exhibit space, the Exhibit Contract also needs to be completed.   

Exhibit Options: Return the Exhibit Contact by August 30, 2019 to receive priority placement!  Activities in the Exhibit Hall include the Wednesday President’s Reception; an exhibit/sponsor slide show runs continually during the conference; “Black-out Bingo” punch card given to each registrant to encourage them to stop by your booth plus extended time in the exhibit hall!    Indicate on the Exhibitor Contact if you would like to be included in the exhibitor/sponsor “Welcome” on Wednesday morning (3 minute time slot). 

Location:  DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, 350 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids IA.   Phone: 319-731-4444.  Room Rate: $112.00, plus tax and fees.   Block cut-off:  December 20, 2019.

Notice:  The Annual Business Meeting of the Iowa Onsite Waste Water Association (IOWWA) will be held on January 9, 2020 at the Cedar Rapids Hilton Hotel and Conference Center, Cedar Rapids IA.  Prior Annual Business Meeting minutes can be downloaded in the below  "Documents & Files" section.

file 2020 Contract SPONSOR.doc 0.07 MB           
file 2020 Contract EXHIBIT.doc 0.08 MB           
file 2019 Annual Business Meeting Minutes.pdf 0.43 MB           
file 2018 Annual Business Meeting Minutes.pdf 0.35 MB           
file 2017 Annual Business Meeting Minutes.pdf 0.34 MB