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SESWA’s 19th Annual Regional Stormwater Conference was held October 9-11, 2024 in Chattanooga, TN. This is the only regional stormwater conference focused on solutions for stormwater professionals in the public and private sectors.

Why Attend?

  • Stormwater Focused Agenda – SESWA’s agenda was developed by your peers throughout the Southeast with YOU in mind. This features a Service Project, a Pre-Conference Workshop, a Stormwater Projects Tour and two days of stormwater focused education.
  • Earn up to 10 continuing education credits.
  • Discover the latest innovative stormwater products and services in our Exhibit Hall.
  • Network with other stormwater professionals throughout the Southeast.
  • Variety of Topics – SESWA has two educational tracks offering diverse stormwater topics.

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)

Fees - The attendee registration fee includes all course materials, unlimited access to your choice of two concurrent educational tracks, opportunity for continuing education credits, access to the exhibit hall, meals based on the days you register (Thursday = continental breakfast, lunch, two breaks and a reception, Friday = continental breakfast). We accept payment by check or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.) If you wish to pay by check, select the “invoice” option and mail the check along with a copy of your invoice to SESWA, PO Box 16098, Tallahassee, FL 32317.

Please note that single day registrations and additional guest meal/reception tickets are not available. Advance registration is required; onsite registration will not be available. We appreciate your understanding.

Discounts
  • Register Early: Register on or before June 21, 2024 to receive the early-bird discount.
  • SESWA Members: SESWA members receive discounted registration rates! Login using your unique profile when registering and your discount will be automatically applied.
Deadline - The deadline to register online is September 20, 2024 or when capacity is met – whichever occurs first. Onsite registration will not be available.

Refunds - Refunds (minus a $25 processing fee) will be given for cancellations received in writing prior to September 20, 2024. After this date SESWA will be purchasing materials and food on your behalf, so we cannot provide a refund.

Continuing Education

Attendees are eligible for up to 10 continuing education credits on an hour per hour basis; 2 credits for the optional Pre-Conference workshop and up to 8 credits for the Conference. Please refer to the Conference Agenda for detailed information on credits available per session. Professional Engineers, Certified Floodplain Managers and anyone that completes a continuing education form onsite 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.

Hotel Information & Parking

The conference hotel is the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown located at Two Carter Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402. SESWA has contracted with the hotel to set aside sleeping rooms for all conference delegates.  We do this to make your planning as easy as possible and to keep conference costs low. A block of rooms is reserved at a discounted rate of $179/night. The resort fee has been WAIVED for SESWA attendees!  Please disregard any reference to a resort fee on standard Marriott confirmations, SESWA delegates DO NOT have to pay.  The discounted room rate is available until September 10, 2024 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. To reserve your room, call 423-756-0002 and reference the “Southeast Stormwater Association” or go to SESWA's reservation page.

Self-parking is $15/day for SESWA attendees (the hotel website or confirmation may say differently), so be sure to identify yourself when you arrive.