Joint Expo and Operators Day

February 6-7, 2018

Lansing Center
333 E. Michigan Ave  |  Lansing, MI 48933

The water show of the Midwest, Joint Expo & Operators Day offers a large exhibit floor showcasing the latest technologies, products and services the water industry has to offer.


Exhibit Floor Show Hours:
Tuesday, February 6th:   10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 7th:   9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Walking the Exhibit Floor is FREE, but you do need to REGISTER.  You can earn 0.1 CECs in the Other Category for walking the floor and visiting with exhibitors.

See what exhibitors are already signed up here.

(Note: if you are attending Operators Day training or the Infrastructure Funding Seminar, you do not need to register separately for Joint Expo) 


Classroom Training Hours both Tuesday & Wednesday:
Registration: 7:15 a.m - 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Water and wastewater utility managers and operators should plan to attend either or both days of this training opportunity. Topics include: Audits, Cyber Security, Mobile GIS, Flow Metering, Process Monitoring and more.  View the full agenda here. You can earn 0.3 CECs in the Technical Category each day (max of 0.6)

Operators Day Pricing:
Tuesday OR Wednesday: $110
BOTH Tuesday and Wednesday: $220
Find more information and registration by clicking here.

Infrastructure Funding Seminar

Presentations include:
"Quadruple Bottom Line & Rate Studies", Mike Lunn, City of Grand Rapids

"MDEQ/USDA Funding Updates", 
Sonya Butler and Chris Maxwell

“Collaborative Delivery Methods Provides Best Value for Customers”, Mike Cecil of Haskell Associates

"Funding Strategies", Dusty Fancher, Midwest Strategy Group

Registration and CEC information coming soon.

Hotel and Parking

The Lansing Radisson Hotel (connected to the Lansing Center by pedway) is offering a room rate of $135 per night for reservations on or before January 6, 2018 or until the room block is full. Call 517-482-0188 and refer to
Promo Code AWWA18

Parking near the Lansing Center is available behind / under the Lansing Center (off Cedar Street) and in the North Grand Avenue ramp, connected to Lansing Center via the pedway. 

Click here for a map of additional parking locations.