Hotel & Registration Info

Hyatt Regency Miami

The organizers have secured a special group rate of $209 per night (single/double double), plus applicable taxes, at the Hyatt Regency Miami. Reservations must be made by Monday, November 9, 2020 to receive the special rate, based on availability. After this date, the oranizers must release the unreserved rooms, and reservations will be accepted on a space available basis only with no guarantee that the conference rates will apply.

To ensure a hotel room, reserve below or contact the Hyatt Regency Miami at 800.233.1234. Be sure to identify yourself as a NACWA or AMWA attendee. Note: Check-in time is 4:00 pm; check-out time is 11:00 am; baggage storage is available for your convenience. Any requests for late check-out should be directed to the Hotel.

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Registration Fees & Information

Full conference registration fee includes access to all activities Tuesday through Thursday, including but not limited to: plenary sessions; and, evening social events including transportation (if not within walking distance of the meeting hotel). Meals included are: light food and beverage at the Tuesday and Wednesday evening receptions. There will also be morning and afternoon beverage service Tuesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon.

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Non-Profit or Academia/Other



Private Affiliate or Corporate Member

(Member of NACWA, AMWA, WaterISAC, WRF)



Private Non-Member






Advance registrations must be received by Friday, November 13, 2020. Advance registrants will receive confirmation via e-mail. Registrations will be accepted after the deadline but attendees may not be listed in the Participant List. If you have not received a confirmation within 5 business days after registering, please contact

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Cancellation/Substitution Policy

All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing. A full refund will be made if the organizers receive the cancellation by November 13, 2020. After November 13, 2020, a $300 cancellation fee will be applied if a cancellation request is submitted on or before Friday, November 27, 2020. There on after, registration is considered final and no refund will be available. Submit all requests via e-mail to

Substitution of registrations is permitted prior to the start of the Forum. Only one substitution is permitted per original registrant.


We want you to be comfortable so you can enjoy your experience! Therefore, business casual dress is strongly encouraged. We suggest bringing a light sweater or jacket with you during the day as meeting rooms are air conditioned.

General Waiver & Release

By registering for the Water Utility Resilience Forum, each registrant acknowledges and assumes all risks associated with participation in the meeting and any associated on and off-site events/activities/tours (collectively “associated events”). Each registrant agrees, on behalf of him/herself, heirs and assigns, to waive and release, the National Association of Clean Water Agencies/Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies/The Water Research Foundation/Water Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NACWA/AMWA/WRF/WaterISAC), its employees, directors, officers, volunteers, agents, successors, licensees, assigns, vendors, and sponsors (collectively “the organizers) from any and all claims, liabilities, or causes of action arising from participation in this meeting and any associated events whether or not such damage, injury or loss may occur on the premises of the meeting, at off-site venues, in participating hotels or on event ground transportation.

Consent to Use Image

Registrant grants full permission to the organizers to take any and all photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record (collectively “images”) of registrant in connection with this event and to copyright, use and publish the same in audio, photographic or video format for any lawful purpose. Registrant agrees that the organizers are not responsible for unauthorized use of the images. Registrant further acknowledges that he/she is not entitled to compensation and that the images may appear with or without the registrant’s name.

Social Media

The views and opinions expressed on the organizers’ social media sites and links to other Internet resources do not necessarily represent those of the organizers. The organizers cannot be held responsible for the accuracy or reliability of information posted by external parties.

Continuing Education Credits

Attend the Water Utility Resilience Forum and you can earn credits toward your certification or recertification. Simply stop by the registration desk at the forum and leave your business card or email after the forum and we will make sure you have a letter certifying your attendance.

Bringing a Family Member?

Do you have a spouse or family member joining you in Miami? Be sure to register them so that they can join you at the receptions. Please Note: Complimentary guest registration is intended solely for spouses/domestic partners or members of a registrant’s immediate family and cannot be used to register professional colleagues.

Ground Transportation

The Miami International Airport (MIA) is approximately 7.5 miles from the Hyatt Regency Miami. The hotel does not offer a complimentary shuttle; however, there are several transportation alternatives:

Uber:  An UberX from MIA to the hotel is an estimated $22.95.

Lyft:  A Lyft from MIA to the hotel is an estimated $15 – $18

Taxi Cab:  The estimate fare from MIA to the hotel is approximately $28

Super Shuttle:  A one-way, shared ride from the airport to the hotel is an estimated $17. A one-way, non-stop ride is an estimated $65. To make your reservation ahead of time, please visit the Super Shuttle website or call 800.258.3826.

Metrorail/MetroMover:  Public transportation is available in the Miami Central Station at the airport. Once you’ve arrived, board the Orange Line Metrorail heading towards Dadeland South. Deboard the Metrorail at the Government Center stop. Walk about 1 minute to the MetroMover and board the Green Line heading towards School Board. Deboard at the Riverwalk MetroMover station. From there, head east on SW 3rd St (towards SE 1st Pl.). Turn right onto SE 4th St. Make another right and the hotel will be on your right. You will need an EASY Card to ride public transit. They can be purchased cad vending machines in Miami Central Station. A one-way trip from the airport to the hotel is approximately $4.

Car Rental:  Avis Rent-A-Car is our official car rental company for this meeting. Discounts are available by calling Avis directly at 800.331.1600. Our Avis Worldwide Discount Number is T563400.

Hotel Parking:  Self-parking is available at $22 per day. Valet parking is also available at $47 per day.
In-and-out privileges are available for valet parking but not for self-parking.

Preferred Airline: Delta Airlines

We have teamed up with Delta Airlines to help our attendees encounter great discounts. Book your flight online and use our Meeting Code NMT8S. You may also make flight reservations via phone by calling Delta Meeting Reservations at 800.328.1111, Monday-Friday 7:00 am – 7:00 pm CT. Please be sure to mention our Meeting Code.

For Additional Information

For information regarding program content or conference registration contact NACWA at 202.833.2672 or send an e-mail to