Vol. 11, No. 19, September 13, 2018
2018 ASPE Convention & Expo show guide is now available
Get a sneak peek at everything you will find at the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo in the Official Show Guide. This comprehensive resource contains exhibitor lists, schedules, technical session descriptions, special event details, and other information you need to make the most of your experience.
Rainwater harvesting system design experts are needed
ASPE and ARCSA seek volunteers to join a working group to revise ARCSA/ASPE/ANSI 63: Rainwater Catchment Systems. If you would like to be considered, please complete the application here by Monday, September 24.
Last chance to sign up for our pre-Convention golf outing
Join ASPE's Atlanta Chapter and support the local plumbing community on September 29 at the Chapter's golf outing at the Stone Mountain Golf Club. The deadline to register is September 15. You can sign up at aspe-atl.com, or for more information, contact Jeffrey Long at email@example.com.
Download the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo mobile app
With this handy tool you can search for exhibitors, mark your favorites, request meetings, add notes, and map booth locations; find your favorite speakers and view their sessions; get exclusive updates, notifications, and show highlights; browse the products showcased by exhibitors; and more. Click here to learn more and download the app to your mobile device.
ASPE committee chairs invite you to their annual meetings
The following ASPE committees will be meeting on September 29 at the Omni Atlanta at CNN Center, and all 2018 Convention & Expo attendees are invited to participate to learn about their initiatives and how to get involved. Room locations can be found in the Official Show Guide.
- 7:30–9:00 am: Membership, Technical & Research, Long-Range Planning, Legislative, Past Presidents
- 9:15–10:45 am: Main Design Standards, Education, Education & Research Foundation, College of Fellows, ASPE Young Professionals
Navien renews as an ASPE Affiliate Sponsor
Since 2006, Navien Inc. has become one of the fastest-growing companies in the home comfort sector in North America and is now a leader in condensing technology, providing condensing tankless water heaters, combi-boilers, and boilers. To learn how your company can join our elite group of ASPE Affiliate Sponsors, visit aspe.org/affiliates.
Notice about ASPE online ordering
Please note that due to staff being on-site at the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo, the processing of any online orders placed between September 24 and October 5 may be delayed. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Navigate the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo like a pro
In just 20 minutes you can view our Attendee Informational How-To video, which covers everything you need to get the most out of your experience at the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo. You'll learn about everything from shuttle and airport transportation options to must-attend events and special programming that will maximize your time during the event.
ASPE Chapters are recognized for E&RF contributions
ASPE's Education & Research Foundation thanks the following Chapters that have generously donated in support of research projects concerning areas of interest in the plumbing technology and design field.
- Region 1: Baltimore, Boston, Capital Region NY, Connecticut, Long Island, Montreal, New Jersey, New York City, Philadelphia, Richmond, Virginia Blue Ridge, Washington, D.C.
- Region 2: Buffalo-Niagara, Central Ohio, Eastern Michigan, Rochester, Toronto, Western Michigan
- Region 3: Alabama, Atlanta, Central Florida, Greenville, Nashville, North Florida, West Coast Florida
- Region 4: British Columbia, Intermountain, Los Angeles, Northern California, Orange County, Phoenix, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle
- Region 5: Central Texas, Chicago, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Houston, Kansas City, Wisconsin
The full list of 2017–2018 member awards can be found here.
Get ready to celebrate Engineers Week 2019
DiscoverE is holding a free Engineers Week Planning Webinar on September 26 at noon EDT, which will provide ideas, resources, and advice for next year's event being held February 17–23.
IAPMO seeks comments on the UPC and UMC
Public comments on the Reports on Proposals for the 2021 editions of these codes will be accepted until 5 p.m. PST on Jan. 3, 2019. More>>
Registration is open for the 2019 ASHRAE Winter Conference
Being held in Atlanta on January 12–16, ASHRAE's Winter Conference includes the 2019 AHR Expo, more than 100 sessions on HVAC&R topics, tours, social events, and more.
Free hydronics 101 webinar is being held September 27
The Canadian Hydronics Council of CIPH is holding a one-hour webinar to help participants learn about hydronics and how it works from a non-technical perspective. You can learn more and register here.
WQA's Women in Industry Advisory Council seeks input
Professionals in the water treatment industry are invited to take this survey to help WQA identify the needs of women professionals and prioritize its support efforts.
New podcast focuses on plumbing
This month's episode of the ICC Pulse Podcast features backflow prevention specialist Bruce Rathburn, who discusses plumbing cross-connection control programs. More>>
NFPA announces 2018 Fire Prevention Week theme
The theme of this year's event being held October 7–13 is "Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware – fire can happen anywhere." More>>
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