Ontario, Calif. — Preparations are already underway for the 2016 International Emerging Technology Symposium (IETS), to be held in May 2016 in the Chicago area. The IETS is widely considered by attendees and participants to be one of the most comprehensive and informative events to discuss timely issues in the water efficiency, water quality, plumbing Read more

In late April, leaders from the plumbing industry gathered in Washington, D.C. for the Plumbing Industry Leaders Coalition (PILC). Every year the group gets together to chart progressive action for the industry: Legionella standards, skilled worker shortage, dry drains research, U.S. water strategy, etc. The plumbing industry think tank gathers every year to seek collaboration Read more

If you ever wanted to get your “water efficiency and conservation on,” there was no better place to do that than the International Emerging Technology Symposium (IETS)—spearheaded by IAPMO—held back in April in Washington, D.C. Where else other than the nation’s capital would you find some of the top industry influencers discussing water efficiency and Read more

Ontario, Calif. — Nancy Stoner, the acting assistant administrator of the Office of Water at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will deliver the keynote address at the Fourth International Emerging Technology Symposium (IETS), April 23-24, in Arlington, Va. Co-convened by eight organizations — IAPMO, American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE), Canadian Institute of Plumbing Read more

The International Emerging Technology Symposium (IETS) is the place to be to hear how issues in our nation’s building drains and sewers are affecting you and your customers. It should be no surprise to plumbing contractors that there are drain problems here in the USA. As the amount of water we flush into our building Read more