Badger Meter Named Platinum Sponsor of AWWA ACE14
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BADGER METER NAMED PLATINUM SPONSOR OF AWWA ACE14
Second consecutive year as Platinum Sponsor of world’s premier event for water professionals; will host a complimentary technology webinar leading up to conference
MILWAUKEE – Badger Meter, a leading global innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement and control solutions, today announced it will be the Platinum Sponsor of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE14), which will take place in Boston, Mass., June 8-12. A member of AWWA since 1929, Badger Meter values the organization’s critical role as a resource, advocate and connecting force in the world water community. Badger Meter was the conference’s inaugural Platinum Sponsor in 2013.
“We are proud to be the Platinum Sponsor of this premier industry event for the second consecutive year,” said Richard A. Meeusen, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Badger Meter. “We appreciate AWWA’s guidance and support of our entire industry, whether in our own business as we engineer new products and technologies, or in the field as our utility customers work to safely and efficiently deliver water. ACE14 brings everything full circle for the advancement and preservation of our Earth’s most precious resource.”
The 133rd annual conference’s theme is “Uniting the World of Water,” with a focus on offering the best solutions to meet the changing needs of the global water community. Attendees can look forward to hands-on learning sessions, sharing of knowledge and best practices, networking opportunities and the chance to experience new technologies and innovative products firsthand.
Badger Meter and AWWA Host Technology Webinar Leading up to ACE14
In addition to sponsoring ACE14, Badger Meter has partnered with the AWWA to offer a complimentary webinar aimed at educating water utilities about the role technology can play in their delivery systems. The webinar, “How is Technology Changing the Water Utility Industry?” will take place on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. CDT. Four overall learning objectives will be explored during the webinar. First, the audience will find out how to evaluate meter technologies – a critical skill in a world of constantly-evolving technology. Next, they will learn about how accurate meters affect operations, allowing utilities to capture more revenue and conserve water. Thirdly, attendees will explore new technologies, including advanced metering analytics software and the use of cellular networks. Finally, they will learn how to integrate technology to improve utility management and maximize efficiency. Throughout this session, participants will learn from industry peers who have successfully integrated technologies into their delivery systems, proving that with technology utilities can do more with less.
To learn more about the webinar or to register, please visit: www.badgermeter.com/webinar.aspx.
About Badger Meter
An innovator in flow measurement and control products, Badger Meter serves water utilities, municipalities and commercial and industrial customers worldwide. Measuring water, oil, chemicals, and other fluids, Badger Meter products are known for accuracy, long-lasting durability and for providing valuable and timely measurement data. For more information, visit www.badgermeter.com.