Annual Conference

2020 CASQA Annual Conference Updates

CASQA 2020: Envision the Future

We look forward to seeing you for our 16th CASQA Annual Conference at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego on September 14-16, 2020. More information will be coming in the next few weeks and months. Watch this space for updates, announcements, and links: 

  • Hotel information and group booking link: Mid January
  • 2020 Call for CASQA Award Nominations: February
  • 2020 Call for Abstracts: Late March
  • 2020 Call for Conference Scholarship Applications: Opens March 30
  • Exhibitor registration: Date pending
  • Sponsorship: More details coming soon
  • General conference registration: Late April

The CASQA Annual Conference offers a unique opportunity to interact with professionals in the stormwater field. Each year the conference draws leading members of the stormwater community including local, state, and federal decision makers, stormwater program coordinators, contractors, consultants, engineers, lawyers, scientists, and planners. Join over 1200 participants for three days of in-depth training and discussions addressing a wide-range of challenges and opportunities facing stormwater practitioners in California and beyond.

Conference Overview and Agenda

Conference Overview (link will be available Spring 2020)

Online Agenda (most current agenda)

2020 Conference Agenda (link will be available June 2020)

Printed Conference Program

Conference Program (print version - will be available Sep 2020)

Note: Due to the printing deadline the printed conference program does not include changes made in the last few weeks before the conference begins; if necessary, an errata sheet will be provided.

Registration  (will open late April / early May 2020)

Deadlines to Register 

  • Mon., Aug 3, 2020 - 11:59 PM PT: Early registration discount ends
  • Tue., Sep 8, 2020 - 5:00 PM PT: Registration deadline (all categories)

** We strongly recommend that attendees register by the online deadline (Sep 8, 2020 - 5 PM PT). Only a limited amount of same day registrations may be available on a first-come basis (lunch is not included).


Credit card is the only payment option. We do not accept check payments.

Attendee and Webcast

CASQA offers a variety of registration options to suit your schedule, including a live webcast of the Monday Plenary Session and Training Workshops for those not able to travel to the conference. CASQA members receive a substantial discount. Learn more about becoming a CASQA member to take advantage of discounted rates.

  • Webcast  (link removed)

Exhibiting, Sponsorship, and Advertising

We invite you to consider one of the many opportunities for exhibiting, sponsorship, and advertising. Some sponsorship packages have limited availability so please act quickly to secure the one you want. 

  • Exhibit Space Packages  (link removed)

Refund Policy

  • Refunds are allowed for General, Speaker/Panelist/Poster Presenter, and Webcast registrations only; no refunds for Exhibitor registrations
  • A substitution of an attendee is allowed without charge
  • Refunds will only be given for cancellations made before 3:00 PM on the Tuesday of the week before the conference begins
  • A 25% administrative fee will be assessed for a refund

Hotel and Travel  (link will be available early 2020)

Here you can find rates and registration information for Paradise Point Resort and other conference hotels, maps and parking information for the hotels, airport and other transportation options, as well as links to nearby attractions and activities.

2020 Call for Abstracts  (expected late March 2020)

CASQA will email selection results (both selected and not-selected) to the primary speakers of technical presentations, the poster-only presenters, and the submitters of panels, forums, roundtables, and training workshops.

2020 Call for CASQA Award Nominations  (February 2020)

CASQA members are invited to nominate a worthy individual, project, program, or media item for an award. Winners will be highlighted at the 2019 CASQA Annual Conference.

Submittal deadline: TBD, 2020 - 5:00 PM PT

2020 Call for Conference Scholarship Applications  (Opens March 30, 2020)

The goal of the CASQA Conference Scholarship Program is to encourage the next generation of leaders in the stormwater management field. A total of three (3) scholarships are available to enable individuals to attend the 2020 CASQA Annual Conference in San Diego (September 14-16) and benefit from the educational and networking opportunities that are provided. The scholarship award is valued at $2,500.

Submittal deadline: Monday, April 27, 2020- 12:00 NOON PT

More information

CASQA Annual Conference Mobile App

Available in iTunes and Google Play stores

Conference attendees with Apple iOS or Android devices will be able to personalize their conference experience with the many features in our CASQA Annual Conference mobile app. 

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Social Media

Connect with fellow conference attendees on our Twitter or LinkedIn CASQA Annual Conference pages.

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Future Conferences

We look forward to seeing you at these future conferences!

Past Conferences

Presentations from past conferences are available as PDFs linked to the Training Workshop and Technical Program presentation titles in the conference agendas.

Note: Files not posted lack permission from the author for posting or a copy was not provided to CASQA.

View the agendas and presentations from past CASQA Annual Conferences