WWEMA Finance & Contract Administration (F&CA) Virtual Meeting

July 14, 2022

10:00 am – 3:30 pm EDT

The WWEMA Finance & Contract Administration (F&CA) Virtual Meeting is a must-attend event for anyone working with contracts or having financial responsibility for their organization. This highly interactive and engaging meeting will offer attendees an opportunity to learn from experts who will cover a range of issues from terms and conditions, new Buy America requirements, honing your negotiation skills, and more. With supply chain challenges, delivery delays, and price escalations, a good contract is more important than ever. Find out what you need to know to succeed!

Virtual Event Overview

  • July 14, 2022
  • Event time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm EDT
  • Intuitive Virtual Whova Platform

Who Should Attend?

  • Presidents, CEOs, and Senior Executives
  • Contract, Finance, and Legal Staff
  • Business Development Managers
  • Water and Wastewater Technology Manufacturers
  • Manufacturers Representatives
  • Industries Using Water Treatment Technologies
  • Utilities, Water Associations, Industry Media

Preliminary Agenda

Time Session Title Speaker(s)
10:00 – 10:10 am EDT Welcome and Program Overview Vanessa Leiby, Executive Director, Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association
10:10 – 11:30 am EDT Contract Fun – Recognize the Flaws in Contract Provisions Alan Fishel, Partner, ArentFox Schiff LLP
11:30 am – 12:30 pm EDT  Responding to One-Liners in Contracts Alan Fishel, Partner, ArentFox Schiff LLP
12:30 – 1:00 pm EDT Lunch Break 
1:00 –1:40 pm EDT

1:40 – 2:00 pm EDT

Top 10 Killer Clauses

Live Q&A With Phil Beck, Top 10 Killer Clauses

Philip Beck, Attorney and Partner, Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP
2:00 –3:30 pm EDT Buy America Requirements and Q&A Session Kiri Anderer, Senior Environmental Engineer, State Revolving Fund Team, U.S. EPA

Tim Connor, Senior Chemical Engineer, Office of Wastewater Management, U.S. EPA


The Program Agenda can be found HERE.


The Speakers Bios can be found HERE.


Registration fees are as follows: single registration – $79; 2) a registration package for up to 3 people – $150; and 3) a registration package for up to 5 people – $200. The registration packages allow you to include multiple co-workers and colleagues or even invite your supply chain contacts or customers to attend as your guest.

Register Here


Aquamarine ($3,000), Emerald ($2,500), Diamond ($2,000), Platinum ($1,500), Gold ($1,000), Silver ($750) and Bronze ($500) sponsorships are available. Sponsors receive a site on the meeting platform where they can upload contact information, a company video, and two documents. They will also be listed on the home page of the meeting platform as well as on a scrolling header on the top of the meeting platform. Sponsors will also receive recognition on our website, in promotional materials, through social media platforms, during the meeting, and in post-conference summaries and documents. Information is available through the registration process. To become a meeting sponsor, go HERE.

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