The World Aquatic Health Conference, an aquatic research forum managed by the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA), now will occur alongside the national pool industry trade show.

WAHC will be held Nov. 13-15 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, at the same time as the International Pool |Spa|Patio/Deck Expo.

Specific WAHC tracks will be offered at the event. The Certified Pool Operator course will take place at the venue Nov. 11-13.WAHC organizers have put out a call for presentations. Interested instructors should apply by March 31.

WAHC was begun by the National Swimming Pool Foundation, which later merged with the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals to become PHTA. Those with questions can contact [email protected].