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ABC Announces Call for Presentations for the 26th Annual Conference

ANKENY, Iowa - (May 23, 2012) The Association of Boards of Certification's (ABC) Annual Conference is a premier event in water and wastewater certification. The conference provides outstanding technical presentations relevant to current certification issues, and diverse networking opportunities with certification peers representing regulatory and voluntary programs from state, provincial, and international certification programs.

Each year ABC's Annual Conference attracts experienced regulators and industry professionals, and the Annual Conference Committee is inviting you and your organization to submit a presentation proposal for next year's conference.

Call for Presentations
ABC's Annual Conference Committee announces its Call for Presentations for the conference technical program which serves as a medium for collaboration and information exchange among certifiers. The deadline to submit a presentation application for consideration is June 29, 2012.

Presentation Topics
Given the diversity of the professions ABC represents, there are a number of program areas in which to present and share your experience with our attendees. Specific areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
• Certification Issues
• Certification Program Best Practices
• Certification Program Success Stories and Lessons Learned
• Certification Program Administration
• International Certification
• Distance/Continuing Education
• Compliance and Enforcement
• Technical Assistance and Training
• Professional Development (How can we get better at our jobs?)
• Ethics
• Emerging areas, e.g. budget shortfalls; greater demand less resources
• Other

Learn More About ABC's 26th Annual Conference
Download a Call for Presentations application