American Public Works Association to rebrand annual conference as 'PWX'
The American Public Works Association has announced that major changes are in store for the annual conference and equipment show, which will be known as "PWX" beginning in 2016.
KANSAS CITY, MO, Sept. 4, 2015 -- This week, the American Public Works Association (APWA) announced that major changes are in store for the annual conference and equipment show.
The event will now be officially known as "PWX," taking effect the beginning of 2016. The new brand stands for "Public Works Expo," which will replace the previous lengthy title, "International Public Works Congress & Exposition."
The launch of PWX is part of APWA's response to significant trends occurring in the workforce.
The American Public Works Association is a not-for-profit, international organization of more than 28,500 members involved in the field of public works. The organization serves its members by promoting professional excellence and public awareness through education, advocacy and the exchange of knowledge. APWA is headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., and has an office in Washington, D.C., and 63 chapters in North America. For more information, visit www.apwa.net.