WATER EXECUTIVE FORUM
where the Industry Leaders meet
This 8th Annual Water Executive Forum brings together water company executives, money managers, financial analysts, and private investors whose primary interest is finding out where investment opportunities lie in water treatment.
Session Moderator: Bill Malarkey, managing director-investment banking, Boenning
SCHEDULE OF Presentations:
Tuesday, March 6
9:00 AM--Session Introduction
9:15 AM--Finding Success as a Smaller Water Technology Company
Michael J Snow, Ph.D., president, SnowPure LLC
9:45 AM--Global Water Business Opportunities with the Mining Industry
Jerry Rowe, global director water resource management, Hatch
10:15 AM--Networking Break
10:30 AM--Future Trends the WQA Sees in the Home Drinking Water Business
Peter Censky, executive director, Water Quality Association
11:00 AM--Future Challenges Facing Water Utilities
Richard Holmes, deputy general manager in engineering and operations, Las Vegas Valley Water District/Southern Nevada Water Authority
11:30 AM--Water Treatment Opportunities in the Oil and Gas Industry
Dewitt Dees, business development director, Heckmann Corp.
Noon-1:30 PM--Lunch with speaker: 2012-- An Extraordinary Opportunity to Profit in the Water Business
Neil D. Berlant, partner, Crowell, Weedon & Co.
1:45 PM--Meeting the Needs of the Water-Energy Nexus
Snehal Desai, global director of marketing, Dow Water & Process Solutions
2:15 PM--Perspectives on Produced Water Treatment: Challenges, Trends, Environmental Issues
Alan R. Daza, M.Eng., P.Eng., vice president, Aquatech International Corp.
2:45 PM--Desalination Market and Technology Trends and Opportunities
Nikolay Voutchkov, president, Water Globe Consulting
3:15 PM--Networking Break
3:30 PM--Resource Recovery: Turning Waste into Value
Steve Hopper, executive vice president for industrial business, Veolia Water
4:00 PM--Roundtable: Keys for Unlocking Funding for Water Businesses
Wednesday, March 7:
9:00 AM--Future Trends in Merger and Acquisitions in the Water Business
Paul Turgeon, former president & COO of BWA Water Additives, and current private capital entrepreneur
9:30 AM--Ion Exchange Resin and Adsorbent Technology: Current and Future Market Opportunities
Jacob Brodie, vice president The Purolite Co.
10:00 AM--Trends in the Industrial Water Market
David L Rose, CFA – vice president equity research, Water & Renewable Energy Solutions, Wedbush Securities Inc.
10:30 AM--Sources for Funding Growth at Small-Cap Water Businesses
William Malarkey, managing director-investment banking, Boenning & Scattergood
--$300 for 1-1/2-day sessions. Fee includes
free pass to the WQA Exposition. To register On-line on a secure checkout server, please:
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WATER EXECUTIVE Forum activities will be held at the the Las Vegas
Convention center. The nearest hotel is the LVH - Las Vegas Hotel & Casino-(formerly Las Vegas Hilton).
3000 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Participants will be offered the same low room rate as the WQA. (As low as $129/night). To reserve your rooms, please visit:
Firms Represented in Past Conferences
A E ROSICA & CO
APPLIED WATER SOLUTIONS
AQUALYNG HOLDINGS AS
AVISTA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
BOENNING & SCATTERGOOD
BWA WATER ADDITIVES
CRANE & CO INC
CREDIT SUISSE SECURITIES
CS ENGINEERING GROUP
DANFOSS AQUAZ INC.
DAVID H. PAUL INC
EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY
EGON ZEHNDER INTERNATIONAL
ELTRON WATER SYSTEMS LLC
EPSON CANADA LTD.
EMERSON PROCESS MANAGEMENT
EXPORT IMPORT BANK OF USA
FLUID IMAGING TECHNOLOGIES INC
FTN MIDWEST SECURITIES
GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FUND
HALO SOURCE INC.
KINETICS WATER INFRASTRUCTURE FUND
JANNEY MONTGOMERY SCOTT
LAZARD MIDDLE MARKET
MILTON ROY CO.
NEW MEXICO INST OF MINING & TECH.
O'BRIEN & GERE ENGINEERS
PFW WATER MUTUAL FUND
PROCTER & GAMBLE
RANSOM RESEARCH, INC.
ROHM AND HAAS
SELDON LABORATORIES, LLC
SEVERN TRENT SER/ULTRADYNAMICS
SGS ENVIRONMENTAL SVCS.
SIEMENS WATER TECHNOLOGIES
SOLVAY ADVANCED POLYMERS
SYBRON CHEMICALS INC
THE LUXFOR GROUP LTD
THE WATER COMPANY LLC
US WATER PURIFICATION INC
VEOLIA WATER SOLUTIONS & TECH
WATER ASSET MANAGEMENT
W L GORE
WATER AND POWER TECHNOLOGIES