GHD Service Line Leader for Integrated Water Management Ryan Brotchie recently co-authored a study analysing best-practice planning practices at Melbourne Water, Australia and around the globe. At the upcoming Ozwater’17, Brotchie will share project learnings on the most successful ways of implementing different approaches.

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Adaptive environmental monitoring, rather than static monitoring programs, can cut costs, improve data quality and ultimately lead to more flexibility with future monitoring, according to water quality experts. Learn more about environmental monitoring best practice at the upcoming Ozwater’17 conference in Sydney.

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As concerns about PFAS contamination spread around the country, the problem is not confined to drinking water sources and the legacy of firefighting foams, Hunter Water Manager Environment and Sustainability Angus Seberry has warned. Seberry will discuss Hunter Water's experience in managing the flow-on effects of contamination in a presentation at the upcoming Ozwater’17 conference.

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There are huge opportunities for wastewater treatment plants to lead the charge when it comes to sustainable development, said Queensland Urban Utilities Treatment and Production General Manager Peter Donaghy. He will be presenting on this zero-emissions future of wastewater treatment at Ozwater’17. 

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“Most utilities acknowledge that innovation is a necessity, no longer ‘a nice to have’. If you don’t innovate – you stagnate,” said Queensland Urban Utilities Innovation Research and Development Manager Colin Chapman. Chapman will be sharing his insights into innovation in the water industry at the upcoming Ozwater'17 conference.

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Big data, smart asset management and customer-centricity are driving the water sector, but the industry is just in the early stages of gearing up to embrace them, a new study has found. Ryan Signor and WSAA's Greg Ryan will be discussing what’s driving the water sector and how it might respond at the upcoming Ozwater’17 conference in Sydney

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Replacing fixed water conservation targets with a flexible methodology might be more effective and could deliver a range of benefits, a Sydney Water economist has found. To learn more about the new Economic Level of Water Conservation methodology and other emerging issues, register now for Ozwater’17.

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