All EFC Events

All EFC Events

Events in the Last Year

Event title Event date Type Location Description
FINANCE FORUM: Water Rate Setting and Long Term Fiscal Planning for Small Water Systems 07/26/2017 Live event
Marriott Shoals Hotel
10 Hightower Place
Florence, AL
United States
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Facing the Challenge of Complex Project Delivery with Innovative Financing Solutions 05/17/2017 Live event
Orlando, FL
United States
This roundtable dialogue covers both traditional and innovative approaches to financing and delivering water projects, weighs the strengths and weaknesses of each, and evaluates case studies for best practices and lessons learned.
Water Utility Aging Workforce Issues – Best Practices Panel & Luncheon 05/04/2017 Live event
400 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3330
United States
A panel discussion on aging workforce issues and solutions for water utilities. You could attend the discussion in person in Chapel Hill (lunch provided) or watch the broadcast online remotely. This panel discussion is hosted by the NC AWWA-WEA Utility Management Committee.
WaterNOW Alliance Annual Summit 04/20/2017 Live event
Boulder, CO
United States
Communities across the nation face a new water reality. With increased drought and a changing climate, there is both an urgent need and tremendous opportunity for water leaders to accelerate the adoption of sustainable water solutions and create more resilient cities and towns.
Consortium of University Public Service Organizations Conference 2017 04/20/2017 Live event
400 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, DE 19716
United States
A panel discussion from CUPSO members related to the key elements of successful, data-driven research and communication strategies.
2017 Georgia Water Resources Conference
04/19/2017 to 04/20/2017
Live event
Athens, GA
United States
Since its inception the goal of the Georgia Water Resources Conference has been to provide an open forum for the discussion of current water policies research projects and water management in Georgia. Senior Project Director Stacey Isaac Berahzer presented a session entitled "Financing Water Quality Improvement - Stormwater Utility Management in Georgia."
Maryland | Rates and Finance Workshop for Small Water Systems 03/20/2017 Live event
201 N. Washington Street
Easton, MD
United States
This workshop is one of a series of events hosted by the EFC Network as part of the Smart Management for Small Water Systems project. Topics covered all aspects of the overall financial management and planning of the water system fund, particularly focusing on small water systems.
The State of Rates in North Carolina and the Water and Wastewater Rates Dashboard in 2017 03/16/2017 Webinar
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
United States
This webinar is one of a series of events hosted by the EFC Network as part of the Smart Management for Small Water Systems project. The topic is current rates, rate structures, practices and policies used in North Carolina.
Sandhills Clean Energy Summit 2017 03/10/2017 Live event
Fayetteville, NC
United States
The 2017 Sandhills Clean Energy Summit was geared toward professionals in the fields of sustainability and energy policy, including elected officials and planners. Topics included:
Sandhills Clean Energy Summit 2017 03/10/2017 Live event
Fayetteville, NC
United States
The 2017 Sandhills Clean Energy Summit was geared toward professionals in the fields of sustainability and energy policy, including elected officials and planners. Topics included:
WEBINAR | Preparing Winning Financing Applications for Water Infrastructure Projects 03/09/2017 Webinar This webinar is one of a series of events hosted by the EFC Network as part of the Smart Management for Small Water Systems project. The topic is how to complete an application for subsidized funding for water systems.
NC Clean Tech Summit 2017 03/03/2017 Live event
Chapel Hill, NC
United States
Hosted by the UNC Institute for the Environment and the Kenan-Flagler Center for Sustainable Enterprise, the 4th Annual Summit will bring together professionals in business, policy, and academia from across the state and region for two days of discussion, workshops, mentoring and networking to foster leadership and growth in the southeast’s clean tech industry.
2017 Water and Wastewater Leadership Center 03/02/2017 Live event
Washington, DC
United States
Exceptional leadership is essential for today’s water and wastewater utilities to thrive.  In support of water and wastewater utilities nationwide – both public and private – the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA), the American Water Works Association (AWWA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) and the American Public Works Association (APWA) have joined together to...
2017 NC Water and Wastewater Finance Strategies Workshop
02/28/2017 to 03/01/2017
Live event
100 Friday Center Drive
The Friday Center
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
United States
The EFC's annual water and wastewater finance strategies workshop provides utility practitioners with new skills and up-to-date information on pricing, infrastructure finance planning strategies, and funding resources.
Western North Carolina Stormwater Summit 02/22/2017 Live event
Asheville, NC
United States
This event hosted by the Land of Sky Regional Council WNC Stormwater partnership offered an opportunity for participants to learn, share, and network over stormwater management and stormwater issues critical to communities in Western North Carolina. EFC Senior Project Director Carol Rosenfeld presented the EFC's research on stormwater finance in North Carolina. Other summit topics included:
Financing for the Future – Financial Longevity for Municipal Operations 02/16/2017 Webinar
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
United States
This webinar is one of a series of events hosted by the EFC Network as part of the Smart Management for Small Water Systems project. The topic is municipalities can assess their past financial performance and plan for future capital costs to ensure financial longevity of their water systems.
Stormwater Utility Financing 02/10/2017 Live event
Marietta, GA
United States
This presentation provided an overview of the 2016 Georgia Stormwater Survey. Funded by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA), the Environmental Finance Center (EFC) conducted this research to assist local governments in developing and managing stormwater utilities across the state.
AWWA/WEF Utility Management Conference 2017 02/07/2017 Live event
Tampa, FL
United States
Stacey Isaac Berahzer helped lead this workshop focused on a budgeting simulation board game that allows for a diverse group of perspectives to be considered and heard.
Preparing Winning Financing Applications for Water Infrastructure Projects 02/06/2017 Webinar This webinar is one of a series of events hosted by the EFC Network as part of the Smart Management for Small Water Systems project. The topic is how to complete an application for subsidized funding for water systems.
Small and Medium Systems Manager's Forum
01/31/2017 to 02/01/2017
Live event
17800 US-27
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
United States
Stacey Isaac Berahzer presented to this group of water utility managers on different financial indicators that are relevant to measuring the success of water and wastewater utilities. She also discussed best management practices in rate setting and provided some tools for setting rates.

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