• Water and Wastewater Industry Division

    water brochureThe ISA Water and Wastewater Division (WWID) is concerned with all aspects of instrumentation and automated-control related to commercial and public systems associated with water and wastewater management. Membership in this Division provides the latest news and information relating to instrumentation and control systems in water and wastewater management, including water processing and distribution, as well as wastewater collection and treatment. WWID is invaluable to professionals interested in sanitary technology and engineering, and the operation and maintenance of wastewater facilities.

    Read our Spring/Summer 2019 Newsletter 

    2020 Scholarship Program: Our scholarship program encourages students to pursue higher education leading to careers in the municipal water sector. Up to USD 2000 is available each year. 

    The 2020 scholarship application deadline has now passed as of 31 January 2020. Congratulations to our 2020 scholarship winners, Roaa Elgamal (University of Texas - San Antonio) and Chance Becker (Perry Technical Institute).


    2021 Scholarship Program: Application forms for our 2021 ISA Water & Wastewater Scholarship will be available in Fall 2020.


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    Technical Webinar Recordings

    Check out some industry-related technical webinars, which may be of interest to you as an ISA or WWID member.

    Webinar Topic: Control Room Design
    Presenter: Ian Nimmo
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    Webinar Topic: Alarms & Operator Intervention - A Flawed Safety Layer
    Presenter: Steve Maddox
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    Benefits of WWID Membership

    • Quarterly Newsletter  - the division publishes a quarterly electronic newsletter. Members also have the opportunity to write articles for the newsletter.
    • Networking Opportunities - A chance to meet, and form relationships with, peers involved with automation in your industry
    • Online Resources - get access to papers and presentations
    • Industry Knowledge - Be part of an active group that enhances your knowledge and professionalism on Water and Wastewater topics by obtaining valuable technical information and training in the traditional areas of measurements/sensors, instrumentation systems, data and advanced system/sensor technology.
    • Targeted Training  - WWID offers ISA training courses targeted towards areas of specific interest for the water/wastewater automation professional.
    • Technical Writing & Presentation Opportunities - An opportunity to present your work to your automation peers at ISA events or in our newsletter.
    • Leadership Opportunities - Opportunities to take on leadership roles in the division, writing for the newsletter, updating the website, and moderating the discussion lists.
    • LinkedIn Discussion List & Email Discussion List - the WWID maintains a LinkedIn Group for its members.

    Join Our LinkedIn Group

    LinkedIn If you have a LinkedIn profile, please join our Group - ISA Water and Wastewater Industry Division.  If you don't have a profile, it's free and easy to join!  Feel free to email Jon DiPietro with any questions or concerns you may have about joining the group or creating a LinkedIn profile.

  • Contacts

    Don Dickinson

    I & S Department VP-elect
    Xinsheng Lou

    Manoj Yegnaraman

    Past Director
    Pavol Segedy

    Symposium Contact
    Manoj Yegnaraman

    Steven Valdez

    David Wilcoxson

    David Wilcoxson

    Program Chair
    Joseph Provenzano

    Membership Chair
    Colleen Goldsborough

    Newsletter Editor
    Graham Nasby

    Honors & Awards Chair
    Sean McMillan

    Honors & Awards Chair
    Graham Nasby

    Honors & Awards Chair
    Kevin Patel

    Section-Division Liaison
    Pavol Segedy

    Special Assignment
    Hassan Ajami

    Special Assignment
    David Hobart

    I & S Department VP
    Brad Carlberg

    Staff Contact
    MaChelle Beason

    Staff Contact
    Rachael McGuffin

    Staff Contact
    Karen Modrow