Mahalo for attending the 2018 Pacific Water Conference!


The American Water Works Association Hawai‘i Section and the Hawai‘i Water Environment Association are proud to announce the fifth annual joint conference now known as the Pacific Water Conference at the Hawai‘i Convention Center from February 7-8, 2018.

This year’s theme is “I ola pono nā wai Hawai‘i:  Enhancing Hawai‘i’s Water Environment.”

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the 2018 Pacific Water Conference Chairs at

Susan Mukai | Emily Dong | Puna Kaneakua
2018 Pacific Water Conference Chairs

Technical Program

Final 2018 Technical Program found below or via this link.


If you have any questions, please email or contact Mark Ohigashi ( or Dr. Roger Babcock (


Registration closed on Friday, January 26, 2018.


Each year the success of the conference depends on the generous donations of individuals, firms, and companies. Donation levels ranging from Iron ($300) to Platinum ($2000) are available. You may also purchase advertisement space in the conference booklet or support our annual community service event directly. Any donation amount would be appreciated. In addition, we are always on the lookout for great door prizes, gifts, giveaways and other items to give out to attendees, speakers and/or volunteers throughout the conference. Please contact the Contributions committee if there is interest, as slots for certain types of donations may be limited.

Please see the Conference Donations Flyer. Contact Contributions committee, Jay Stone (808-521-5361) or Keith Faufata (808-628‐1534), at for more information.


This year’s conference hotel is the Ala Moana Hotel.  There is a conference rate, which can be booked through this link:

Photo Contest

The 2018 Pacific Water Conference photo contest winners for each category were announced at the PWC Banquet.  They are shown below:


Golf Tournament

The conference golf tournament will be held on Friday, February 9, 2018, at the Kapolei Golf Course.  Registration is at 10:00 am with 12:00 pm shotgun start.  Format is four person scramble.  Check out the Golf Registration Form for the handicaps, additional contests, and sponsorship opportunities.  Reserve your spot prior to December 30, 2017.  Payments are due by January 5, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Darnelle Chung at (808) 836-1900 email

Community Service Event

The community service event will take place on Saturday, February 10th.  More information on the event will be provided later at

Updated:  02/10/2018_JS