CMUA 2020 Annual Conference

About Our Annual Conference

CMUA’s Annual Conference is the premier event for publicly owned utilities and water agencies in California.

Join your colleagues and learn more about the big ideas, best practices and trending topics for today’s utility leaders and personnel. Network with your peers, learn more about California’s community based electric utilities and water agencies, and get insights at more than a dozen CMUA conference sessions.

Conference Topics

  • Assessing Threats and Stopping Financial Fraud
  • Election Predictions from Political Pundits
  • Recent Developments on Water and Power Policy
  • The Latest About Wildfires
  • What's Ahead for Water and Energy Infrastructure, and Customer Expectations
  • The Future of Environmental Justice
  • What Agencies Are Doing About Climate Resiliency
  • ... And More!

Who Should Attend

  • Leaders and staff of community-owned electric utilities and water agencies
  • Utility executives and managers
  • Mayors, city council and board members
  • Government relations personnel and consultants
  • Affiliated persons who support CMUA and community-owned electric utilities and water agencies
  • CMUA Associate Partners
  • Accounting/finance, HR, IT, customer service and analysts

Why You Should Be There

Get valuable intelligence from industry panels, expert discussions and thought leaders during CMUA’s conference program.

Network one-on-one with governing board members, executives and senior-level managers — your colleagues — from publicly owned utilities and water agencies

Learn more about the $10+ billion municipal water and energy markets, and discover the latest products and services for utilities and water agencies.

Strengthen your relationships and build new connections to utilities, water agencies and CMUA.

Help shape the present and future of California’s energy and water industries.


$$ These Early Bird discounts end March 10. Act now! $$

CMUA Members & Associate Partners: $1,050
Non-Members: $1,250
Guests*: $250

* Guests are spouses and significant others only, and are not intended for use by other utility personnel. Entitles entrance to meals and receptions only, not the conference.


Westin St. Francis on Union Square
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102


Golf Tournament

CMUA Annual Walley Duncan Memorial Golf Tournament
April 5, 2020, at  9:30 a.m. | Presidio Golf Course | Limited to 32 Golfers

* Separate registration and payment required for tournament entry

Conference Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Fee -- $75

To receive a refund of registration fees (all attendee types) less a $75 cancellation fee, you must notify CMUA in writing (via email to no later than Friday, March 20, 2020.  No refunds will be issued after March 20, 2020.  However, you can send a substitute without additional costs.  You must notify CMUA in writing of any substitutions no later than Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in order to be listed in the conference attendee materials.

Event Details

CMUA 2020 Annual Conference
April 5-7, 2020
Westin St. Francis on Union Square
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Need help registering? Please contact Christine Chapman at or (916) 326-5804.