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SESWA 2015 Annual Conference

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Conference Hotel is Sold Out! Alternate Hotel Information Below

Join us in scenic Chattanooga, a city tucked between the mountains of Southeast Tennessee along the beautiful Tennessee River. This year's Conference celebrates SESWA’s 10th Anniversary and will provide attendees with a wide array of technologies and strategies to address challenges in stormwater management in the southeast. The Southeast Regional Stormwater Conference has been fine-tuned and improved over the past ten years!  This year’s event promises to be the best ever! Attendees will be eligible to earn up to 14.5 hours of continuing education credits.

Why Should You Attend?

  • The agenda was developed by your peers throughout the southeast with YOU in mind
  • You can earn up to 14.5 continuing education credits
  • An outstanding Exhibit Hall has the latest innovative stormwater products and services
  • The best networking opportunities with other stormwater professionals in the Southeast
  • Two tracks of concurrent sessions so you can choose the session that best fits your needs
  • Chattanooga in the Fall is a must see!  Bring the family to explore the brilliant changing colors, crisp weather and Oktoberfest celebrations.

Who Should Attend?

The Conference was designed for local, state and federal government administrators and regulators; developers, builders, contractors; land use/development planners, civil/environmental engineers, landscape architects; environmental professionals/consultants; environmentalists and interested citizens.

Deadlines, Discounts and Refunds

The registration fee includes course materials, unlimited access to your choice of two concurrent session tracks, up to 14 continuing education credits, access to the exhibit hall, two breakfasts, three breaks, a reception and a lunch. Visa, MasterCard and checks are accepted. If you wish to pay by check, select the "check" payment option and mail the check along with a copy of your registration form to SESWA, 719 East Park Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32301.

The discounted early-bird registration rate is available for registrations received on or before September 14, 2015. In addition, SESWA members receive a discounted rate so be sure to login to identify yourself as a member.

Refunds (minus a $25 processing fee) will be given for cancellations received in writing prior to September 30, 2015. Sorry, the association has incurred the cost of your registration as of September 30th and cannot provide a refund after this date.

Hotel Information

The Conference will be held at the Marriott Chattanooga and Convention Center located at 2 Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN 37402. 

Conference Hotel: A block of rooms is reserved at a discounted rate of $129/night for SESWA attendees. Reserve your room by visiting our online reservations page or by calling 1-800-841-1674. Be sure to mention that you are with the “Southeast Stormwater Association” to receive the discounted rate. The block of rooms is being held until September 22, 2015 or until the block fills up, whichever comes first.  Hurry, the block is almost sold out!

Overflow Hotel: An additional block of rooms has been reserved at the Staybridge Suites (1300 Carter Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402) at a rate of $109/Single or $119/Double. The Staybridge Suites is directly adjacent to the Chattanooga Convention Center.  Book online or call 423-267-2900 to reserve your room. The block of rooms is being held until October 1, 2015 or until the block fills up, whichever comes first. Be sure to mention the "Southeast Stormwater Association". 


Conference Hotel: Self-parking at the Marriott Chattanooga and Convention Center is $10/day.  SESWA guests staying at the hotel will receive a discounted rate of $4/day.  Please note that your hotel confirmation will have the regular rates listed but when you tell them you are with SESWA, the discounted rate will be applied to your hotel bill.

Overflow Hotel: Overnight parking is $3/day.


From Airport: The Chattanooga Marriott has an airport shuttle to assist with arrivals/departures for $15/one way. Call 423-308-1073 a week in advance to check availability  The Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport also offers several transportation options including rental cars, shuttles and taxis.  Estimated taxi rates are $28 one way. Approximate time from airport to the Chattanooga Marriott is 15 minutes.

Continuing Education

Attendees are eligible for up to 14.5 hours of continuing education credits. Professional Engineers, Certified Floodplain Managers and anyone requesting a certificate of attendance are eligible for credits on an hour-per-hour basis for the sessions attended. SESWA is an approved Professional Engineer provider for Alabama, Florida (#0004288), Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

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