Annual Waterways Symposium

Nov 12, 2020 Our first virtual Symposium

Save the Date!

2020's 17th annual Waterways Symposium and WCI Annual Meeting will be held virtually this year on November 12.  


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Agenda and other information to come.



For questions, please contact Medina Moran, 202-765-2115 or





Highlights of 2019's Symposium:


Wednesday, November 6:  Tour of United Association Training Center (bus transportation and breakfast provided); National Waterways Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting (Trustees/invited participants); WCI Annual Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting; and Opening Reception. 


Thursday, November 7: 16th Annual Waterways Symposium, themed, “Structuring a Plan for Waterways’ Infrastructure.” Keynote speaker will be Peter Zeihan, renowned author of The Accidental Superpower.  That evening, enjoy a special reception/dinner at the Duquesne Club, 325 Sixth Avenue.


Friday, November 8: WCI Membership Development and Retention Committee Meeting (invited guests); Conclusion (half-day) of the Waterways Symposium.   

Cost: $650 Early Bird Registration (by October 7); $725 after that date. Registration for guests attending social events only is $250/guest. 



Recipient of the 2019 National Achievement Award by the National Rivers Hall of Fame



Join WCI and The Waterways Journal for the preeminent conference addressing inland waterways issues - virtually in 2020, to respond to COVID-19 concerns.  


Save the date: November 12, 2020   



Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

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