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The 16th Annual Regional Stormwater Conference will be held at the Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina on October 6-8, 2021. It’s the only regional conference focused solely on stormwater education and challenges that confront stormwater professionals in the public and private sectors.

Why Attend?

  • Agenda is developed by your peers throughout the Southeast with YOU in mind
  • Attendees are eligible for continuing education credits on an hour per hour basis
  • An Exhibit Hall featuring the latest innovative stormwater products and services
  • Great networking opportunities with other stormwater professionals in the Southeast
  • Attendees can select from diverse topics in two educational tracks

Who Should Attend?

The Conference is designed for local, state and federal stormwater managers and regulators; developers and land use planners; civil/environmental engineers and landscape architects; environmental professionals and consultants; environmentalists and interested citizens.

Registration (Fees, Discounts, Deadlines and Refunds)

For the safety of all participants, we will be limiting registration this year based on space restrictions. Please note that due to these restrictions we will not offer single day registrations or additional meal/reception tickets. We will maintain a waitlist should we reach our registration limit and open spots will only be available based on space. Registration will be required, onsite registration will not be available.  We appreciate your understanding.

Registration fees include all course materials, unlimited access to your choice of two concurrent session tracks, continuing education credits, access to the exhibit hall, two breakfasts, three breaks, a reception and a lunch. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and checks are accepted. If you wish to pay by check, select the “invoice” payment option and mail the check along with a copy of your invoice to SESWA, 719 East Park Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32301.


  • Register Early: Register on or before August 6, 2021 to receive the early-bird discount.
  • SESWA Members:  SESWA members receive discounted registration rates!  Be sure to login to your unique profile when registering.


The deadline to register online is September 20, 2021. Onsite registration will not be available.


Refunds (minus a $25 processing fee) will be given for cancellations received in writing prior to September 20, 2021. SESWA will be purchasing materials on your behalf, so we cannot provide a refund after this date.

Continuing Education

Attendees are eligible for continuing education credits on an hour per hour basis.  See the conference agenda above for detailed credits by session.  Professional Engineers, Certified Floodplain Managers and anyone requesting a certificate of attendance are eligible for credits based on the sessions attended. SESWA offers continuing education for Professional Engineers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.  Of these states, Florida and North Carolina require that continuing education providers be approved in advance.  SESWA is an approved provider for Florida (#0004288) and North Carolina.  CEC approval for Florida Floodplain Managers is pending.

Hotel Information

The Conference will be held at the Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa.  The address is One Hotel Circle, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 29928.  SESWA has contracted with the hotel to set aside sleeping rooms for all conference delegates. We do this to keep conference costs low and to make your planning as easy as possible. If you choose not to stay at the conference hotel, SESWA could be responsible for paying for those unused rooms. 
A block of rooms has been reserved for SESWA delegates for discounted rate of $159/night.  To receive your discounted SESWA rate visit our online reservations page or call 1-888-511-5086.  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 20, 2021 or until the block fills up, whichever comes first.  Book your room early; we anticipate the block selling out quickly! 
Self-parking at the hotel is free and valet parking is $18 per day.  Please note that your hotel confirmation may have the standard Marriott rates listed so be sure to tell a hotel representative that you are with SESWA to receive the discounted parking rates.