The World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC), the leading educational and scientific conference in the aquatics industry, will be in Nashville, Tennessee from October 19-21, 2016.


The 13th Annual WAHC will unite a cornucopia of aquatic leaders, researchers, manufacturers, operators, managers, and more at the Sheraton Music City Hotel.

Hosted by the National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®), the 2016 WAHC will feature renowned water author, Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, and Professional Waterman, Bruckner Chase, as the Keynote Speakers and hosts of a special Health Benefits Track.


wahc conferenceIn addition to the 47 cutting-edge educational sessions, there will be several valuable conference events. Guests have the opportunity to attend an Insider’s Tour, a Float Tank Workshop, an Environmental Health Symposium, an NSPF Instructor Update, and a USA Swimming Regional Build A Pool Conference.

The Keynote Presentation by Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, author of Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do, will be an eye-opening experience for all.

“I share a vision for the future where every human being is confident and competent in the water in order to unlock a lifetime of ‘blue mind’ benefits,” stated Dr. Nichols. “The National Swimming Pool Foundation is at the center of making that vision of the future a reality and the World Aquatic Health Conference is where this big conversation is converted into action,” he concluded.



Colorado Springs, COLORADO, May 2016