SWAN North American Alliance



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

SWAN NAM Alliance

Why Join the Alliance?

The SWAN North American Alliance is free to join for all actors in the U.S. and Canadian water sectors. The Alliance will be utility-driven and produce tangible results.

All Alliance members gain access to:

  •  A centralized source for smart water and  wastewater resources
  •  Webinars on various smart water topics
  •  Free pass to an annual utility workshop 
  •  Numerous networking and partnership  opportunities
  •  The Alliance Research Portal (coming soon)

To become an Alliance member, receive updates, or learn more, please sign up below.

If you are a SWAN member, you may also become an Alliance Partner and participate in one of the five subgroups listed below.


**Note, joining the Alliance, does not include full SWAN membership benefits. Learn more

Alliance Leaders

Chairman: Marc Bracken, Vice President, General Manager, Echologics    

Outreach Group: Kristina Foster, Marketing Communications Manager, Sensus

Events Group: Seth Cutler, Senior Industry Analyst, Energy & Environment, Frost & Sullivan

Partnerships Group: Paul Gagliardo, Innovation Director, American Water

Research Group: Graham Symmonds, Chief Knowledge Officer, FATHOM  

Policy Group: David Logsdon, Senior Director, Public Advocacy, CompTIA


Alliance Partners

American Water, Bentley, Bluefield Research, CH2M, CompTIA, DC Water, Echologics, EMA, Eramosa, EPA, FATHOM, Frost and Sullivan, GE Water, Global Water Technologies, Global Water Works, Hach, Kisters, Qualcomm, S::can, Schneider Electric, Sensus, Sierra Wireless, SmartCover Systems, Smart Utility Systems, TaKaDu, Trimble, and Xylem


On Jan. 25, 2017, SWAN and Cleantech San Diego co-hosted a Smart Water Workshop at Qualcomm’s headquarters in San Diego. The event drew industry experts and 200 guests from across the continent discussing the challenges and opportunities associated with the integration of data-driven technologies across the North American water sector. 

View Presentations                         View Full Video Recording

First Alliance Webinar: Promoting a Data-Enabled Smart Water Future

On Nov. 1, 2016, the SWAN North American Alliance held its first webinar featuring the EPA, DC Water, and  GE Water discussing best practices, success stories and challenges in deploying smart solutions across the North American water market.

View Free Recording


To join the SWAN North American Alliance, participate in the Alliance Planning Group, or learn more, please sign up below and we will contact you with more details. 

SWAN North American Alliance Inquiry

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