SWAN Americas Alliance

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Goal

To accelerate smart water and wastewater development in North and South America through the SWAN Forum’s collective industry expertise and collaborative partnerships. 


Upcoming 10th Alliance Webinar

On July 1st at 1 pm EST, join a FREE Webinar offering practical insights for deploying Digital Twins, featuring:

  • Devin Doring, Technical Services Supervisor, Public Works Department, City of Salem (OR)
  • Michael Karl, National Smart Utility Technology Lead, Brown and Caldwell
  • Brad Dreier, VP of Business Development, GoAigua

Why Join the Alliance?

The SWAN Americas Alliance is open to SWAN Members who can attend future Alliance workshops and webinars for free, participate in the Alliance Planning Group, and obtain global SWAN membership benefits.

All Alliance Members gain access to:

  • Access to all SWAN research reports
  • Chance to become a “Lead Partner” in the SWAN Americas Planning Group (see details below)
  • Free pass to annual, regional utility workshop
  • 1-4 free passes to SWAN 10th Annual Conference
  • Free access to all Alliance webinars on regional smart water topics (View past events here)
  • Speaking, exhibiting and networking opportunities 
  • Discounts to leading insider reports, partner events, and more!

SWAN Members can participate in the Americas Alliance Planning Group divided into four Subgroups (Outreach, Events, Research, Partnerships).

Each group is comprised of diverse utility and industry leaders collaborating to advance smart water/wastewater sectors in North and South America.


Alliance Leaders

Chairman: Gary Wong, Principal of Global Water Industry  OSIsoft

Outreach Group: Melissa Ariss, Marketing Lead for Water, North America – Arcadis

Events Group: Seth Cutler, Principal Consultant, Environment & Sustainability  Frost & Sullivan

Research Group: Eric Bindler, Research Director of Digital Water – Bluefield Research

Partnerships Group: Ting Lu, Business Practice Leader, Digital Solutions  Clean Water Services
& Sielen Namdar, Industry Solutions Executive, Smart & Connected Communities 
– Cisco


Alliance Partners

ADS
ATi_new
Cisco
Bellevue
clean water services
DC Water
EmNet
EPCOR
Eramosa
Essbio
Frost & Sullivan
Jacobs
Kamstrup1
Klir
Mueller
Opti
Optimatics
Osisoft
Trimble
WRF
WSSC
Xylem

View SWAN Research Portal

A central source for smart water/wastewater case studies and industry reports, as well as excellent opportunity to share your own research. 

View case studies by 7 different topic areas: Water Network Management, Wastewater Network Management, Pressure Management, Leak Detection, Energy Management, Water Quality Monitoring, and Customer Metering. 

Interested in Getting Involved?

To join the SWAN Americas Alliance as a Member or Lead Partner in the Alliance Planning Group, please email Amir Cahn: amirc@swan-forum.com

**Please note, joining the Alliance requires becoming a SWAN Member. To learn more about global SWAN membership benefits, click here.