WWOA 56th Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency, Green Bay, WI
October 4 - 7, 2022

Thank you to all of those who attended the WWOA 2022 Annual Conference!


CLICK HERE to download the registration packet.

CLICK HERE to view program.

Calling all Young Professionals! Join us for a short gathering Tuesday evening at our Meet & Greet event for a discussion on development of the Young Professionals Group! The Meet & Greet will be on the second floor of the KI Center in Green Bay outside of the Riverview Rooms from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!

For any questions about Young Professionals, please contact Ben Brooks at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

WDNR Credit Hours

    Wastewater Muni Waterworks Gen. Septage
Tuesday Pre-Cons 3 hrs 3 hrs -0-
Wednesday Full Day 6 hrs 6 hrs -0-
Thursday Full Day 7 hrs 7 hrs -0-
Friday Morning 2 hrs 2 hrs -0-
 15 hrs

NOTE: From 2014-2021, the DNR’s Operator Certification - Septage Program has granted 12-17 credit hours for full conference attendance. The OpCert Septage Coordinator has decided that General Septage credits will no longer be offered for WWOA conference attendance. This was not WWOA’s decision.

If you have questions or comments, please direct them to:
Rachel Angel, WDNR Septage & Solid Waste Operator Certification Coordinator
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Office cell: (608) 212-2783
Desk: (608) 266-8948

Pre-Conference Workshops

Golf Outing, Sporting Clays , & Bike Ride Events

Golf outing - 10:00 AM at Mid Vallee Golf Course | 3850 Mid Valley Dr., De Pere, WI 54115

  • $65/person
  • Hole sponsor: $75/hole

Sporting Clays - 10:00 AM shotgun start at Little Creek Lodge | 4219 Sampson Rd. Little Suamico, WI 54141

  • $60/person - cost includes 50 target shoot, Lewis Class, and meal (please bring your own shells, since shells may not be available at Club)
  • Station sponsor: $50 each

Bike outing - Start/finish - St. Brendan's Inn | 234 s. Washington St., Green Bay, WI 54301

  • $30/person
  • Cost includes "Continental breakfast" out of Tom's Trunk, trail pass, meal and drinks after ride at Irish Pub & Restaurant
Conference Special Technical Sessions - Wednesday
Conference Special Technical Sessions - Thursday / Friday
Emerging Technology Special Session - Thursday
Conference Registration - Thursday

Click here to register for the conference.

Exhibitor and Sponsorship

Click here to register for a booth or sign up to be a sponsor.

Keynote Speaker

Larry has been a full-time fishing guide for over 30 years and Host of "Larry Smith Outdoors" from working with John Guellisepie to starting his own show, Larry knows the meaning of perseverance. From long hours of guiding, farming, and taking care of his animals to fathering 4 amazing children, Larry can definitely tell you what a hard day's work looks like. Having a positive outlook on life has allowed him to dedicate his life to his passions.