Date: February 3, 2020 – February 5, 2020
Location: New York, New York, United States

The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) leads the way toward existing state and national clean water programs. NYWEA provides members with opportunities to expand their knowledge, capabilities, and cultivate a forum that plays a vital role in shaping a sustainablefuture by protecting and enhancing our precious water resources. For more information, visit NYWEA.

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Conference Presentations

Tetra Tech is proud to be home to leading experts across the markets we serve. Our staff regularly share their knowledge by researching, presenting, and facilitating discussion on emerging topics in their fields.

Monday, February 3

1:30 p.m.

Title: Golden Eagles and Wind Energy – Predicting Interactions, Migratory Corridors and Range, and More
Presenter: Mark Martell


Session: Collection Systems: Project Implementation
Title: Let’s Get This Program Started – Hidden Challenges of Large Diameter Sewer Rehab Projects
Presenters: Joseph Siwek

Session: Water Reclamation Potpourri
Title: Fine Screening: Evaluating Screening Upgrades in Advanced Treatment
Presenters: Bill Bratt

4:00 p.m.

Session: Collection Systems: Project Implementation
Title: The Key to SSES Success: Source Detection
Presenters: Bridget Harper

Tuesday, February 4

9:00 a.m.

Session: Hydraulics: Let the Information Soak In
Title: Impacts of Wet Weather Modeling Calibration Approaches to Accurately and Consistently Predict Condition, and Required Capital Programs
Presenters: Jamie Brescol and Michael Bomar

9:30 a.m.

Session: Emergence of Smart Utility Infrastructure and Utility Management Techniques & Using IT Solutions for Improved Operations
Title: Applications of Smart Data Infrastructure for Wet Weather Control and Decision Support
Presenters: Diana Tao and Michael Bomar

3:30 p.m.

Session: Communicating the Value of Water
Title: Serving the Community That Serves You
Presenters: Jillian Jack and Michael Bomar

Wednesday, February 5

11:00 a.m.

Session: CSOs, Tunnels, and Treatment Facilities
Title: Keep It Movin’: Large CSO Facility Upgrade with No Service Interruption
Presenters: Carol Hufnagel

3:00 p.m.

Session: Designing for Resiliency
Title: Underground Stormwater Vaults: Something Other than a Swale
Presenters: Jason Fussel, Mauricio Argente, and Michael Bomar

Session: Sustainable Planning and Design
Title: Achieving Envision Certification for a Pumping Station Rehabilitation Project
Presenters: Joko Osinulu and Jake Oldenburger