FAWQC's 40th Annual Conference

Naples, Florida
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

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Conference Registration / Speaker Check-In  
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 10:00 AM - Friday, June 17, 2016 5:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom Level Registration Kiosk


Opening Remarks
-   Shannon Gonzalez, Flatwoods Consulting Group, FAWQC President
-   Michelle Sims, Mosaic Company, FAWQC Vice President & Technical Program Chair
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 1:00 PM - 1:10 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Session 1 - Power Industry Issues
    Moderator- Michael Lee, Seminole Electric Cooperative
  • Melissa Butcher - Arcadis, Reducing the Industrial Water Footprint: Identifying barriers, overcoming them, and motivating decision-makers using business perspective
  • Manitia Moultrie - Golder & Associates, Water Balance Modeling to Identify Opportunities for Reuse Within the Power Industry
  • Bret Nicholas - TECO, Reclaimed Water Use in the Power Industry
  • Ilia Balcom and Amy Dierolf - Duke Energy, Duke Energy Citrus Combined Cycle Power Plant: Permitting and Construction Experiences Building a New Power Plant in Today’s Environmental Regulatory Framework
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 1:10 PM - 2:45 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Session 2 - Mining & Minerals Issues
    
Moderator - Janet Dougherty, Executive Director, Environmental Protection Commission of Hillsborough County
  • Jack Mustacato - Chemist, Periodic Products, Inc., Use of Specialized Polymers for the Extraction and Recovery of Rare Earth Elements and Heavy Metals from Phosphogypsum Stack Water and Leachate       
  • Rafael Vazquez-Burney - CH2M Hill, Intensified Treatment Wetlands: Emerging Green Technologies for Water Quality Control    
  • Nirjhar Shah - AMEC, Assessment of Sustainable Watershed Yield for a Multi-Purpose Water Resource Development Project    
  • Santino Provenzano - Mosaic, TBD
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 3:15 PM - Friday, June 17, 2016 5:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Welcome Reception - Sponsored by Duke Energy
 (details)
Each registrant will receive 2 drink tickets.  Light hors d'oeuvres will also be provided.  A cash bar will be provided for additional drink purchases.  
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Exhibitor Area


Dessert Reception - Sponsored by Hopping Green & Sams  (details)
The Dessert Reception location will be announced at the conference.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: To be announced at the conference


Fun Run on the Beach - FREE networking Event (Optional) (Sponsored by S&ME, Inc.)  
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Tram Station by the pool Tiki Bar


Conference Registration  
Thursday, June 16, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom Level Registration Kiosk


Continental Breakfast - Sponsored by Cardno  
Thursday, June 16, 2016 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Exhibitor Area


Session 3 -  Florida Agricultural Issues
    Moderator - David J. Brown-Progressive Water Resources, LLC

  • Del Bottcher - Soil and Water Engineering Technology, Inc., Watershed Assessment Model (WAM)    
  • David Brown - Progressive Water Resources, Inc., Agriculture Issues Update
 
Thursday, June 16, 2016 8:35 AM - 10:00 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Session 4 - Water Management Issues    
    
Moderator - Scott Deitche - Greenman-Petersen, Inc. 

  • Eric De Haven (SWFWMD) - SWIM Process and MFLs    
  • Ken Watson (HSW) – River and Spring Flow Declines in the Upper Suwanee River Watershed
  • Frank Marshall (Cetacean Foundation) – Sea Level Rise and Climate Change at the Coastal Boundary: Observations, Projections, and Issues of Concern for Managers, Biologists, and Engineers Working at the Florida Coast
  • Winston Borkowski (Hopping Green & Sams) - It’s Impaired? When Did That Happen? A Review of the Chaotic World of Impaired Waters Listings, Delistings, Relistings Under Florida’s Expanded Impaired Waters Rule  
 
Thursday, June 16, 2016 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Sit-Down Lunch - Sponsored by Ardaman & Associates
     Environmental Education (E2) Fund Grant Presentations      
     Keynote Address - Paula Cobb, Deputy Secretary, Florida Department of Environmental Protection

This event is open to all registrants.  If you plan to bring a guest, you must purchase a ticket on the Guest/Optional Event page, which will appear later in the registration process.">  
Thursday, June 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Sabal Palm Room


FAWQC Banquet - Sponsored by Mosaic
 
Thursday, June 16, 2016 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location:
  • 1 Banquet Ticket: $75.00
  • 2 Banquet Tickets: $150.00
  • 3 Banquet Tickets: $225.00
  • 4 Banquet Tickets: $300.00
  • 5 Banquet Tickets: $375.00
  • 6 Banquet Tickets: $450.00
  • 7 Banquet Tickets: $525.00
  • 8 Banquet Tickets: $600.00


Tennis Tournament (Optional)   
Friday, June 17, 2016 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Naples Grande Tennis Courts
  • 1 Tennis Registration: $10.00
  • 2 Tennis Registrations: $20.00
  • 3 Tennis Registrations: $30.00
  • 4 Tennis Registrations: $40.00


Opening Remarks
     Shannon Gonzalez (Flatwoods Consulting), FAWQC President
 
Friday, June 17, 2016 7:45 AM - 8:00 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Friday Sitdown Breakfast Sponsored by A-C-T Environmental & Infrastructure        
    Keynote Address: Ed Turanchik, Akerman, LLP - High speed ferry service between Tampa and St. Petersburg


 
Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Sabal Palm Room


Session 5 - Port Industry Issues    
     
Moderator - Danielle Johnson, International Ship Repair 

  • James Spear, Regional Director (NAMEPA) - North American Marine Environmental Protection Association    
  • Chris Cooley, (Port Tampa Bay Environmental Director) - Port Related Water Issues
  • Commander Eric Allen, (Prevention Department Head Sector St. Pete) - Ballast water treatment

 

 
Friday, June 17, 2016 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Session 6 - Legislative Issues    
      
Moderator - Roger Sims, Holland & Knight LLC

  • David Childs (Hopping Green & Sams), Florida Legislative Update    
  • Rafe Peterson (Holland & Knight), Federal Update and Future Legislative Efforts and Vision

 

     
Friday, June 17, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Ballroom


Exhibitor & Sponsor Raffle/Meeting Adjournment  
Friday, June 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Exhibitor Area


FAWQC Fishing Trip Sponsored by Clark Environmental and ch2m

FAWQC is hosting a half day, deep sea fishing excursion following the conclusion of the 2016 FAWQC conference on Friday afternoon, June 17, 2016.  This is an optional, family friendly event.  Be at the dock by 2:45 pm.  The boat leaves promptly at 3:00 pm.


 (15 remaining)  (details)

·         Friday afternoon following the conference

·         Port of Call Marina, 550 Port O Call Way  Naples, FL 34102

·         Arrive at the Marina No later than 2:15 PM.

·         Boat will leave the Marina at 2:30 PM.

·         4 Hour Fishing Excursion.

Friday, June 17, 2016 2:45 PM - 7:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Location: Naples, Florida
  • Fishing Trip - 1: $115.00
  • Fishing Trip - 2: $230.00
  • Fishing Trip - 3: $345.00
  • Fishing Trip - 4: $460.00

Fishing Trip Sponsor  
$250.00

 

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