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SESWA Seminar - April 21, 2023 / Atlanta, GA

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Join us to explore how your local, comprehensive stormwater programs can provide for a more resilient community. The Seminar will discuss a variety of resiliency topics such as how communities are planning for and responding to community needs as well as how to establish prevention and recovery techniques. Case studies and lessons learned will be shared from stormwater programs from around the Southeast.

Who Should Attend?
Local and state engineers and stormwater managers, directors of public works, policy-makers and regulators; civil and environmental engineers; landscape architects and consultants; and, environmentalists and interested citizens.


The registration fee includes access to all Seminar materials, a morning coffee break, a boxed lunch, and an afternoon break. SESWA members receive a discounted registration rate! There is also an early-bird discount for all registrations received before March 3, 2023.  Please note that registration is limited so register today!  Onsite registration will not be available. Refunds will be given (minus a $25 processing fee) for cancellations received in writing prior to April 7, 2023.  Sorry, there will be no refunds granted after April 7, 2023 as materials will already be purchased as we plan for your arrival.

  Early Bird Rate
(On or before March 3rd)
Regular Rate
   (After March 3rd)  
Member ($50 discount) $149 $199
Non- Member $179 $249

Continuing Education
Professional Engineers attending this Seminar will be eligible for up to 5.25 continuing education credits.  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.

The Seminar will be held at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North located at 7 Concourse Parkway NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30328.  A block of rooms is reserved at a rate of $162/night.  The deadline to receive the discounted room rate is April 4, 2023 or when the room block fills up, whichever occurs first.  Book online or call 1-888-627-8407 for room reservations and be sure to mention SESWA to receive the discounted rate.

Event Safety Guidelines
The health and safety of all visitors to SESWA events remains our top priority. We closely monitor government mandates and policy changes, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and public health advancements. As information pertaining to the virus continues to develop, we will adjust our approach as needed and keep you up to date with new developments to ensure a coordinated effort and a safe environment for all SESWA seminar attendees.

Face Coverings - We will continue to follow CDC, local, and Westin Hotel guidelines. We highly recommend that all participants wear a mask at all Seminar events.

Hand Sanitizer Stations - Hand sanitizer dispensers will be deployed throughout the event space.

Spacing Measures - Social distancing practices will be implemented according to all venue, local and state guidelines.

No Contact Policy - To assist in minimizing potential physical contact, elbow bumps are a great alternative to handshakes.  We recommend all attendees and exhibitors socially distance when appropriate.

Hygiene Practices - We encourage frequent and through hand washing (or use of hand sanitizer), avoiding touching of face, and disinfecting touched items.  Please cover your cough or sneeze and stay home if you are sick.

Vaccinations - We highly recommend that all attendees and exhibitors be fully vaccinated.

Food & Beverage – Individual servings and grab-an-go pre-packaged boxes will be provided to allow participants to take meals to an area they feel most comfortable. Participants should avoid sharing food and utensils.