Operator Ingenuity Session

Operator Ingenuity Session

Call for Presentations/Discussions

This session is designed for operators to share their creative ideas, projects and innovations.  We strongly encourage Public Works Directors and WWTF Chief Operators and Superintendents to either submit a presentation topic or encourage a staff member to submit and share their knowledge.

Possible presentation topics include projects, tools, equipment and methods developed by operators to:

  • Assist with Maintenance
  • Assist with Sampling
  • Avoid Expenditures for Costly Specialty Equipment/Supplies
  • Reduce Labor Cost
  • Reduce Physical Exertion
  • Improve Safety
  • Improve Process Performance/Efficiency
  • Reduce Chemical or Electrical Costs

Presentation Format and Assistance

Each presentation/discussion will be about 10-15 minutes. The presentations will be informal discussions of the idea or item using handouts, visual aids (objects), and/or PowerPoint presentations, if desired. Computer generated presentations are NOT required.  Presentation coaching and assisting in the development of the presentation is available if needed.

Submit Online Below – Deadline is November 27

Presentation submittals may also be sent to the NEWEA Office via email.  Please download the Submittal Guidelines.  If you have any questions or comments please contact the NEWEA Office or Tim Vadney, Program Committee at 603-570-7104


Submittal Form - Operator Ingenuity Session

  • Briefly describe your tools, ideas, or methods and the benefit of these item(s). Photos maybe be included below, if applicable.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, pdf, .