EWAC 2020 Conference – Call for Abstracts

The Call for Abstracts for the 2020 ISA Energy & Water Automation Conference is now available.  Abstracts are due April 3, 2020 via the submission portal at From the EWAC2020 Call for Abstracts: The 2020 ISA Energy and Water Automation Conference is the outstanding forum for expert discussions on various energy sectors, as well […]

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Planning started for 2020 ISA Energy & Water Automation Conference

I’m happy to let you all know that we have started planning our 2020 ISA Energy and Water Automation Conference (Aug 4-6 in San Antonio, TX) – I will continue to serve as the Conference Chairman representing the Water Wastewater industry, and will be posting frequent updates regarding this event. Our next step is […]

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ISA WWID supporting the 2020 LIFT Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

For the third year in a row, the International Society of Automation (ISA) – through its Water and Wastewater Industries Division (WWID) – is supporting an initiative designed to demonstrate the value of intelligent water systems, smart water technologies, and leveraging data for improved decision-making. The 2020 LIFT Intelligent Water Systems Challenge is a competition […]

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Thank you to our outgoing 2019 WWID Board

The WWID woudl like to thank our 2019 Board for all their hard work during the 2019 year. Thank you! 2019 WWID Board Director (2018-2019) Pavol Segedy, PE HDR Inc. Raleigh, North Carolina, USA [about] Director-elect & Director (2020-2021) Don Dickinson Phoenix Contact USA Cary, North Carolina, USA [about] Program Chair Joe Provenzano KPRO Engineering […]

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WWID was at the 2019 ISA Annual Leadership Conference (ALC) in San Diego

The Water/Wastewater division was pleased to be at the ISA’s 2019 Annual Leadership Conference, which was recently held from Oct 25-29, 2019 in San Diego, California, USA.   At the meeting WWID members participated in standards committee meetings for ISA112 (SCADA Systems), ISA18 (alarm management) and ISA101 (HMI Design), as well as being actively involved in […]

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ISA Water/Wastewater Division was at WEFTEC 2019: Cybersecurity – It’s more than Just Compliance!

As part of its partnership with WEF (Water Environment Federation), the WWID and WEF hold a joint ISA-WEF technical session at WEFTEC each year.  This past year’s WEFTEC 2019 was held in Chicago from Sept 21-25, 2019 “Cybersecurity – It’s more than just compliance” The joint ISA-WEF collaboration consisted of three technical sessions: Cybersecurity Part […]

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2020 ISA Water/Wastewater Division Student Scholarships – applications due Jan 31, 2020

The ISA water/wastewater division (WWID) is pleased to announce the 2020 ISA WWID Michael Fedenyszen Memorial Student Scholarship Program. Students can apply by filling out the ISA-WWID_2020-scholarship-application and attaching a 200-word essay on why they should win, a copy of their academic transcript and confirmation of enrollment. The application deadline is January 31, 2020. The ISA […]

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Report from the 2019 ISA Energy & Water Automation Conference

Thank you for those who were able to attend the 2019 ISA Energy and Water Automation Conference (EWAC) – For those who couldn’t attend, we missed you! Overall, I felt like we had a great program this year. Our attendees, sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, partners, program review committee, ISA staff, and Division volunteers certainly made […]

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Spring/Summer 2019 Newsletter now available online – ISA Water/Wastewater Division

The ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is pleased to announce that our  2019 Spring/Summer WWID newsletter is now available on our symposium website and at In our 14 page newsletter you will find a wide range of articles. Here is the table of contents: 1……. Director’s Welcome 1……. Newsletter Editor’s Welcome 3……. 2019 ISA Energy and […]

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ISA Water/Wastewater Division has sweep of ISA’s 2019 Society Level Awards

The ISA Water/Wastewater Division is delighted to be well represented at this year’s ISA society-level awards. Based on work completed in 2018, the following awards have been given to Water/Wastewater Division members and volunteers: 2019 ISA Excellence in Technical Presentation Award Brian Mast author of the paper “Summary of the King County, Washington, West Point […]

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ISA Water/Wastewater Division was at the 2019 ISA Strategic Leaders Meeting

On the long weekend of May 18-20, 2019 the ISA held its annual Strategic Leader Meeting. This year’s gathering was held in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA and brought together ISA leaders from around the world.  In attendance was Graham Nasby and Jon DiPietro, both long-time ISA water/wastewater division volunteers.  At the meeting the ISA discussed […]

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2019 ISA water/wastewater division Student Scholarship Winners Announced

The ISA Water & Wastewater Industries Division (WWID) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 WWID Student Scholarships. The scholarships are given out to promote higher learning and to encourage students to pursue technical careers in the municipal water/wastewater sector. This year’s recipients are Ivana Tieu and Jared Hunter. Each will receive a […]

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