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Texas Conference Offers Stormwater Learning and Collaboration

Matt Ball on May 14, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate, Design/Engineering, Stormwater

AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Since the creation of urban communities, stormwater runoff has been an issue. And with water quality being a problem throughout the world, managing and controlling stormwater remains a major concern for civil engineers. To help enhance the knowledge surrounding this sector, StormCon, The North American Surface Water Quality Conference & Exposition, will take place Aug. 2-6 in Austin, Texas.

The complete 2015 StormCon conference program is available to download here (PDF).http://www.stormcon.com/pdf/SC15_Program.pdf

Public and private-sector professionals are welcome to attend the conference, along with all others responsible for stormwater management, including municipal managers, state and federal regulators, engineers, consultants, highway and heavy-construction contractors, developers, compliance professionals, design professionals, researchers, nonprofit professionals, and officials at special sites such as ports, airports, and military bases.

The pre-conference kicks off on Sunday, Aug. 2, with a full day of accredited workshops and certification courses. Each workshop provides 0.5 continuing education units. The following five courses comprise the pre-conference workshops:

The five full-day preconference courses available, taking place on Monday, August 3 are:

  • BMP Selection to Improve Your Watershed
  • Construction Site SWPPP Compliance: Learning to truly implement a compliant program
  • Stormwater Pollution Modeling for LID, TMDL, and Retrofitting Analyses – An Overview of WinSLAMM
  • Repairing Entrenched, Incised and Degraded Urban Streams – Techniques and Case Studies
  • Designing and Reviewing Effective Sediment and Erosion Control Plans for Construction Sites

StormCon 2015 will take place August 2 – 6 at the JW Marriott Austin in Austin, TX. Online registration is open at http://www.stormcon.com/registration.html.

About Forester Media / StormCon

Forester Media produces StormCon® and publishes books and award-winning trade magazines, including Stormwater and Erosion Control. Forester University offers continuing education and professional development live webinars, and on-demand webcasts. Visit foresternetwork.com for more information.

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