2017 SCEC REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!
***Please Note*** In order to complete your registration online, you must complete the first form (Attendee Info), where you provide your general information. You must then complete the second part of the registration process (Attendee Selections) where you select which conference registration you would like and process payment for your registration.
2017 SCEC Registration
The 27th annual South Carolina Environmental Conference will be held at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center March 12-15, 2017. Online registration for the conference is now open. THE ONLINE REGISTRATION HAS 2 PARTS. THE FIRST PART IS FOR ATTENDEE INFORMATION. PLEASE CONTINUE TO FINISH THE PAYMENT IN THE CART. A complete 2017 SCEC Preview Brochure is now available. Please click here to download the brochure.
SCEC Hotel Accommodations
Reservations for accommodations through the Sheraton can now be made online. Our SCEC room block at the Sheraton adjacent to the Myrtle Beach Convention Center is now open. Please click here to make your accommodations online. You may also call the Sheraton directly to reserve your room, (843) 918 5035. Please use the code 4303 if reserving your room over the telephone. You may also call (888) 627-8203 to make reservations. Room rates for our SCEC room block are $155/night + taxes and fees for single & double occupancy. To ensure that your reservation is included in our room block and guarantee your discounted rate, please make your reservations by using the link provided above or by calling the Sheraton using the information we provided.
We have also arranged for an overflow hotel room block at the nearby Courtyard Myrtle Beach Broadway. Contact information for the Courtyard Myrtle Beach Broadway follows:
Courtyard Myrtle Beach Broadway
1351 21st Avenue North, Myrtle Beach SC 29577
(843) 445-6333 Reference "SC Environmental Services" for room block information. The Hotel's website is available by clicking the following link: Courtyard MBB
Opening Session Information
We are excited to announce our keynote speaker for Opening Session on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Join us in welcoming the South Carolina Aquarium to this year's conference. Kevin Mills, President and CEO of the South Carolina Aquarium, will highlight the South Carolina Aquarium's current endeavors to improve the environment on both a local and regional level, but that's just the beginning. Other conference events will help to show case the work the aquarium does that directly affects our industry!
WEASC/SCAWWA Awards Ceremony & Luncheon
This year SCEC will once again feature a joint WEASC/SCAWWA Awards Ceremony on Monday March 13th beginning at 11:25am in the Ballroom. Immediately following the Awards Ceremony, we will have a combined WEASC/SCAWWA luncheon in the Exhibit Hall.
SCAWWA Breakfast & Business Meeting
7:30 am-8:30 am Tuesday March 14th in the Ballroom
New! The SCAWWA members will meet for breakfast this year for the Annual Business Meeting.
11:45 am-1:15 pm Tuesday March 14th in the Ballroom
New! The annual SCEC 5S Meeting will be a luncheon this year. This is for 5S members ONLY.
Grand Finale Block Party with Plane Jane by the Fountain
5:00 pm-7:30 pm Tuesday March 14th
Relax, eat, drink, visit and enjoy some great music in a relaxed South Carolina atmosphere!
WEASC Breakfast & Business Meeting with 5S Induction
8:30 am-10:00 am Wednesday March 15th in the Ballroom
We are now accepting reservations for exhibit space for the 2017 SCEC! The exhibit hall fills up quickly, so submit your reservation form today! To download a layout of the exhibit hall, please click here. You may submit your reservation for through regular US mail or via fax. For card security, please DO NOT e-mail the reservation form with credit card information. Please click here to download the exhibits reservation form. One electrical outlet is provided at no additional charge with the purchase of each booth. You may purchase additional outlets through the convention center by completing their electrical order form, available here.
We have several sponsorship opportunities available for the 2017 SCEC. Sponsorship is a great way to support the conference and advertise for your company! We have developed a sponsorship brochure that provides a listing of sponsorships available, as well as the benefits associated with each level of sponsorship. Please click here to download our sponsorship brochure.
Operation's Challenge Competition "Brawl at the Beach 2"
Once again, we are proud to host several in state and out of state teams to participate in our annual Operation's Challenge competition. For additional competition information, please click here to download our "Brawl at the Beach" flyer. If you are participating in Operations Challenge, you must complete a registration form and sign a competition waiver. Please click here for the Operations Challenge Registration Form & Waiver. In addition to Operations Challenge, Pipe Tapping & Meter Madness, we are also hosting a Top Ops competition this year! To download additional information about Top Ops, including competition rules, please click here.
In addition to Operation's Challenge and the Student Poster Competition, our Exhibit Hall will once again be home to the Meter Madness, Pipe Tapping & Top Ops competitions. Our exhibit hall will also be home to our annual Best Tasting Water Competition. Team entry forms and other information about these competitions can be downloaded by clicking the link(s) below:
Best Tasting Water
Student Poster Competition
Calling all students...you are invited to participate in our annual Student Poster Competition during the SCEC! To learn more about our competition, please click here to download the official announcement. You may register to participating in the competition by downloading a registration form and returning it to the association office. Please click here to download the registration form.