2019 WJTA Conference and Expo
Conference: November 11-13
Expo: November 12-13
Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Improving safety, technology and trade by connecting contractors, asset owners, researchers, suppliers and others interested in:


Industrial Vacuum

Waterjet Applications

Industrial/Environmental Cleaning

Vacuum Excavation


Surface Prep

and related service lines

News and Updates

November 7, 2019

Notice Regarding Transportation

Learn about several construction projects that may affect WJTA attendees

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October 18, 2019

WJTA Foundational Training

Complete the 3-hour computer-based training module at WJTA 2019

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WJTA Orange Book

September 28, 2019

New Boot Camp Session Announced

Learn about the latest changes to the WJTA waterjetting best practices

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August 12, 2019

Financial Aid for Students and Young Professionals

Assistance is available to cover registration fees for the 2019 WJTA Conference

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About the 2019 WJTA Conference & Expo

The WJTA Conference & Expo is the annual tradeshow and biennial technical conference of the WaterJet Technology Association. The Conference & Expo serves a range of waterjetting, vacuum equipment, industrial cleaning and related applications and technologies.

As the primary global event dedicated specifically to high pressure applications, industrial vacuum, and related service lines, the WJTA Conference & Expo provides participants with unique learning and networking opportunities.

The 2019 program will include educational sessions, a daylong pre-conference short course, technical papers and case studies, outdoor live equipment demos, industry appreciation reception, and an expanded exhibit hall with hands-on heavy equipment displays.

Reserve Your Exhibit Space

Plan Now to Participate in the 2019 Conference & Expo!

Don't miss this opportunity to reach key buyers and decision makers from around the world. Get more information and reserve your space! While there is not a hard deadline to reserve space in the hall, we recommend booking as soon as possible for inclusion in the printed ​Conference & Expo Program Guide​. Click below to download the application for exhibit space and exhibitor prospectus:

Conference & Education

Basics & Beyond
Monday, November 11

A popular pre-conference educational course offering an applied introduction to waterjet technology and in-depth treatment of key areas and applications

Basics & Beyond schedule and details

Boot Camp
Tuesday-Wednesday, November 12-13

Half-hour sessions on a timely topics related to waterjetting and industrial vacuum

Boot Camp schedule and details

Asset Owner Education
Tuesday, November 12

A new, highly focused session track designed for personnel from facilities where contract cleaning is performed

Asset Owner session track schedule and details

Conference Papers
Tuesday-Wednesday, November 12-13

Original research and case studies from industry and academia

Conference abstract list

Event Photos

Pictures from the 2018 WJTA-IMCA Expo. Click to view more event photos »


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