2019 CIFA SRF Workshop

The 2019 CIFA SRF Workshop convened 400 SRF managers and staff from around the nation - the largest attendance in the history of the professional development program. 

Printed Program

Plenary Presentations

SRF 101 Sessions

Financing Sessions

Case Studies

Process Improvement


Client Services

2019 CIFA Water Infrastructure Summit

More than 200 water professionals from around the nation, including more than 100 SRF managers and staff, convened in Washington, D.C. to learn the latest in federal policy and financing innovations. 

Printed Program (PDF)

National Leadership Perspective: Policy and Priorities


Financial Future: Outlook on the U.S. Economy


Investing in Transformational Innovation

  • Brent Fewell, Chairman, Earth and Water Law Group

  • Jeff Moeller, Director of Water Technologies, The Water Research Foundation


Balancing Act: Meeting Water Needs Now and Decades from Now

  • Nick Chamberlain, U.S. EPA Drinking Water State Revolving Fund

  • Howard Rubin, U.S. EPA Drinking Water State Revolving Fund


SRF Bond Ratings: Pooled Loan Programs vs. Projects

  • Omar Ouzidane, VP - Senior Analyst, Moody’s


SWIFIA: Access to WIFIA for SRFs

  • Jordan Dorfman, Jag Khuman, and Karen Fligger, U.S. EPA WIFIA Program


Perspectives from the Business Community

  • Matt Sonnesyn, Vice President, Infrastructure, Energy & Environment, Business Roundtable


Future of Water: Innovative, Inclusive, Integrated

  • Scott Berry, US Water Alliance


Integrated Planning: Common-Sense Infrastructure Investment

  • Chris Kloss, U.S. EPA Office of Wastewater Management, Green Infrastructure

  • Jason Isakovic, National Association of Clean Water Agencies


To P3 or Not To P3

  • Stephen Auton-Smith, Ernst & Young Infrastructure Advisors

  • Full Report: Three questions on public-private partnerships for US municipal water projects