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    Upcoming Events

  • Register 2016 HydroVision International July 26-29, 2016, Minneapolis, MN, USA






    HydroVision International is the largest gathering of hydro professionals worldwide. Join attendees and exhibiting companies from around the world for a week of informative hydropower-focused meetings, workshops, tours, an extensive program and exhibition. HydroVision International highlights perspectives on the role of hydropower, explores issues affecting hydro resources, and helps participants develop a vision to meet challenges and ensure the future sustainability of hydro.

    Benefit from:

    • Build alliances among 3,500+ hydro professionals and water resource stakeholders
    • Attend multiple networking events to make a connection with colleagues
    • Share knowledge, expertise and viewpoints toward effective solutions
    • Gain a better understanding of current and future challenges affecting hydro during the 70+ conference sessions
    • Hear from over 400 hydro speakers
    • See the most comprehensive collection of 350+ hydro-related product and service providers on the exhibit floor
    • Promote technology development to sustain the hydro industry
    • Earn Professional Development Hour Credits – Attendees registered as Full Conference Delegates are eligible to receive 15 Professional Development Hours (PDH) credits

    Conference Topics Include:

    • Asset Management
    • Civil Works and Dam Safety
    • Marine Hydrokinetics
    • New Development
    • Operations and Maintenance
    • Policies and Regulations
    • Water Resources

  • Register 2016 NHA Alaska Regional Meeting September 19 - 20, 2016, Cordova, AK

    Sunday, September 18, 2016

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    NHA Welcome Reception

    Monday, September 19, 2016

    7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
    NHA AK Regional Meeting

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016

    8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    NHA AK Regional Meeting

    1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    Powercreek Hydro Project Tour

    6:30 pm – 8:30 PM
    Networking Reception in conjunction with Alaska Power Association Meeting

    Meeting Location

    The Cordova Center
    602 Railroad Ave,
    Cordova, AK 99574

    Sleeping Accommodations
    The Reluctant Fisherman
    NHA has reserved rooms at the reduced rate of $199 plus tax.  Please call 907-424-3272 and mention NHA to receive this rate. ** This hotel is now full.  You can call to check on availability if there have been cancellations but as of 3.10.16 the hotel is at capacity**

    Prince William Motel
    NHA has reserved rooms at the reduced rate of $95 plus tax.  Please call 907-424-3201 and mention NHA to receive this rate.

    Orca Adventure Lodge
    NHA has reserved rooms at the reduced rate of $165 plus tax.  Please call 828-606-5133 and mention NHA to receive this rate.

    Cordova also offers many lodges and bed and breakfasts.  Please visit the Cordova Chamber of Commerce to see other lodging options.

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  • Register 2016 NHA Hydraulic Power Committee (HPC) Fall Retreat October 25 - 27, 2016, Green Bay, WI

    The HPC Fall Retreat is scheduled for October 25 – 27, 2016, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI.  Additional details will be posted in the near future.




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  • 2016 NHA California Regional Meeting December 6 -7, 2016, San Diego, Ca

    Save the Date for the 2016 NHA CA Regional Meeting on December 6 – 7, 2016 in San Diego, CA.  Stay tuned for details.

  • 2016 NHA Annual Conference April 25-27, 2016, Washington, DC

    Join industry leaders, state and federal regulatory officials, and key legislative staff to discuss technology, policy and future development options for the hydropower industry at the National Hydropower Association Annual Conference.


    • Build relationships with policy makers
    • Connect with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) staff on regulatory and compliance issues
    • Gain the latest insight on how new projects are moving forward
    • Learn about innovative and high quality work going on throughout the industry
    • Share operations and maintenance (O&M) best practices supporting operational excellence
    • Visit with agencies and collect valuable information


    NHA Annual Conference attendees are eligible to receive 14 professional development hours (PDHs).
    Instructions on how to access your certificate of completion will automatically be emailed to all attendees following the 2016 NHA Annual Conference.

  • 2017 Waterpower Week in Washington – Annual Conference, IMREC and METS May 1 - 3, 2017, Washington, DC

    Save the Date!

    We will be back in Washington, DC on May 1 – 3, 2017 to host Waterpower Week in Washington including the NHA Annual Conference, International Marine Energy Conference (IMREC) and Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS).  Stay tuned for details!