Borchardt Conference


Tuesday, February 25, and Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Every three years the Michigan-based Borchardt Conference brings together a diverse group of engineers, scientists, public health specialists and students to present and discuss the latest issues and advances in water and wastewater technology. This premier triennial event is co-sponsored by Michigan AWWA and MWEA, EGLE and the University of Michigan. The Borchardt Conference emphasizes applied research and real life experience in environmental engineering and water utility operations. The dates are Tuesday, February 25, and Wednesday, February 26, 2020.  As in past years, the Borchardt will be held at the Rackham Building on the University of Michigan main campus.
The 2020 Borchardt Conference will feature keynote addresses by Dr. Michèle Prévost, Professor and Principal Chairholder, NSERC Industrial Chair on Drinking Water, Department of Civil, Geological and Mining Engineering, Polytechnique Montreal and Dr. Charles Bott, Director of Water Technology and Research, Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) and Adjunct Professor at Virginia Tech and Old Dominion University.
The Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize will also be presented at the 2020 Borchardt Conference . This honor includes a $10,000 award for nationally and internationally recognized accomplishments in water and wastewater science and engineering. 

Learn about the conference, view the technical program and find lodging accommodations here