Community leaders and municipal professionals from all over the state attend the event for educational opportunities, collaboration with colleagues, networking, and strategizing. The virtual conference will take place October 14-16. Your registration gives you personal access to all recorded sessions through January 2021.
Register for access to our virtual booth and speaking sessions!
Speaking Session 1
Date: Wednesday, October 14
Time: 12:30 – 1:00 PM CT
Topic: Leveraging Capital Creation Strategies to Reduce Funding Appropriation
Overview: Many cities are currently facing budget constraints and decreased revenue from the pandemic. Is there a way to “create capital” to help offset the deferred maintenance/capital renewal backlog? In this session, we will explore proven Capital Creation Strategies™ to improve the deferred renewal gap and aging infrastructure challenge.
Speaker: Tim Dettlaff, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Ameresco
Speaking Session 2
Date: Thursday, October 15
Time: 12:00 – 12:30 PM CT
Topic: Implementing Advanced Technologies in Water Infrastructure
Overview: Water and wastewater infrastructure continue to be key components to successful growth across cities in Texas. This session will dive into various water and wastewater advanced technology projects implemented in the state utilizing innovative funding models. Projects include Automated Metering Infrastructure (AMI), wastewater biogas recycling, and digital customer portals.
Speaker: Vince Drieling, Director – Business Development, Ameresco
Cities Featured: City of Gatesville, City of Shiner, City of El Campo, San Antonio Water Systems, City of Dallas Water Utilities, and Woodlands Water