Events & Awards
VicWater organises several events throughout the year which provide excellent opportunities for the Victorian Water Industry and its stakeholders to be kept up to date on their respective issues.
VicWater also recognises and celebrates excellence in the Victorian water industry through the organisation and promotion of the VicWater Leadership Development Award.
There are a number of sponsorship opportunities for interested parties. Sponsorship provides the ideal opportunity to demonstrate your company’s interest and commitment to the water industry in Victoria, while having the opportunity to network and meet key industry representatives and decision makers.
- Audit & Risk Committee Chairs
This is a free event with attendance open to Audit and/or Risk Committee Chairs from Victorian water corporations. The event provides the group with a networking opportunity, gives them a forum to discuss issues specific to audit and risk and provides them with all important updates from relevant stakeholders.
- VicWater Annual Conference
The VicWater Annual Conference showcases presenters who have been chosen because of their unique knowledge, skills and experience and their ability to inspire and challenge delegates to think critically...
- Emerging Leader Award
The VicWater Emerging Leader Award recognises and encourages emerging leaders from within the Victorian water industry and provides the successful nominee with international work experience. It is open to all Victorian water industry employees (i.e. all employees of the Association’s member businesses). ...
- National Water Week
National Water Week (NWW) was first held in 1993 and is designed to assist the community to understand and take action to protect and conserve our precious water resources and habitats. NWW creates a large scale local awareness of community initiatives that ...
- VicWater OH&S Seminar
The OH&S Seminar is an annual event hosted by the VicWater OH&S Steering Group.
- “Future State of Electricity – A Blueprint for Water” Conference
This is a new VicWater event where water corporations will benefit from new ways of thinking about the future of electricity, engaging with the supply chain, along with strategic sourcing analysis and looking at a new systems approach. All this and more will be featured on the conference program.
- Water Industry Director Information Session – Dams Safety/Risk Management
DELWP's Water & Catchment Group in collaboration with VicWater and ANCOLD will be conducting information sessions on dam safety management during March 2017. These sessions will be tailored to suit Board members and senior executives of water corporations that own dams....
- Finance Conference
The Finance Conference continues to be strongly supported by not only finance personnel from the Victorian Water Industry but other relevant stakeholders, providing opportunities for delegates...
- Water Industry Dams Seminar
This event is arranged and scheduled in conjunction with the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and is open to participants from the water industry.
- Rural Water Awards
The Rural Water Awards seek to recognise and reward Victorian rural water users (licence/entitlement holders) that have developed or adapted clever ideas that have led to better water use outcomes, delivering or having the potential to deliver water savings or greater productivity for their business. ...
- VicWater Learning and Development Network Seminar
This event is open to Learning and Development Officers from VicWater member organisations.
- Archived Events & Awards
- Innovation Conference
This is a free event with attendance open to any Victorian water corporation staff member or Board member. The event is designed to allow water corporations to showcase their best innovations to the rest of the Victorian water industry and strengthen industry networks. ...
- Water Industry Director Development Program
This program is arranged and scheduled in conjunction with the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and is linked to their director appointment process. ...
- VicWater Training Seminar
The VicWater Training Seminar is an annual event organised by the VicWater Training Advisory Committee to provide informative presentations and discussions around training issues and opportunities for the Victorian water industry.
- Water Industry Dams Seminar
This event is arranged and scheduled in conjunction with the Department of Environment and Primary Industry and is open to participants from the water industry.
- Victorian Water Educators Forum
The 2014 Victorian Water Educators Forum was the final event of this type run by VicWater. The Victorian Water Educators Network is now hosted by the Institute of Water Administration as one of their Special Interest Groups....
- Customer and Community Engagement – VicWater Executive Forum
Attendance at this one day forum is open to Victorian water industry executives. Each water corporation has been invited to send a maximum of two senior executive delegates to the event, with one from each of the customer engagement and pricing areas. ...
- Sustainability Conference
VicWater’s Sustainability Conference was strongly supported by not only water industry representatives but also consultants and government departments. It sought to challenge audience...
- Intelligent Metering Summit
This event was arranged by the Intelligent Water Networks project team. ...
- Sustainability Award
The Sustainability Award sought to recognise and encourage emerging Sustainability leaders from within the Victorian water industry and to provide the successful nominee with additional support to undertake sustainability related research or professional development....