Government Affairs Conference

About the Conference
IWEA's next Government Affairs Conference is scheduled for Friday, January 19, 2018. Location is once again the Chicago Marriot Southwest in Burr Ridge, IL. Attendees can earn up to four professional development hours (PDHs.) Agenda and registration information will be available by December 2017. The 2017 Conference slides, pictures, and agenda are below.

Conference Slides
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2017 Government Affairs Conference Slides

Conference Pictures
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2017 Government Affairs Conference Pictures
(pictures by IWEA photographer Ted Denning)

2017 GAC Agenda
8:15 AM Continental Breakfast  
9:00 AM Welcome and Introductions
9:10 AM Keynote Speaker: Tom Kunetz
WEF Vice President Board of Trustees
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM Data Driven Stormwater Management for Stream Integrity
Matthew Wooten, SD1 of Northern Kentucky
11:05 AM Getting the Price Right
Margaret Schneemann, IL-IN Sea Grant
12:00 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal and Recovery with Existing Infrastructure
Yvonne Leffler, MWRDGC
2:00 PM CMOM - How Municipalities and Districts Are Addressing Permit Requirements
Mike Ott and Mike Waldron, Strand Associates
2:45 PM Questions and Wrap-up