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14th Nov 2019
2019 IECA Mountain States Regional Conference – November 14

Join us for the Mountian State Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado at PPA Event Center at 2105 Decatur Street just north of Broncos Stadium on Thursday, November 14, 2019. The agenda is set and is shown below. To see the speaker’s bio’s you can click on the links below.


Thursday, November 14th

7:15AM – 8:00AM – Breakfast & Registration Open

8:00AM – 9:15AM – Opening Keynote: IECA Presenter of the Year
Turning the River Right-Side-Up – Restoring the Swan River After a Century of Mining Impacts | Presented by, Jason R. Lederer, CPESC, LEED AP – Senior Resource Specialist, Summit County Open Space and Trails | Aspen & Blue Spruce

9:15AM – 9:30AM – Break with Exhibitors

9:30AM – 10:15AM – Concurrent Technical Session Block One
Revegetation of Disturbed Landscapes: Montana Case Studies – Erosion and Sediment Control | Presented by, John Whittingham, Basic Biological Services LLC | Evergreen A
Polyurethane-bonded aggregate – a resilient solution to protect against scour and erosion in storm water applications – Stormwater Management | Presented by, Staci Wegener & Chris Lacarte, BASF Corporation| Evergreen B
Making Denver more Resilient with Green Infrastructure – Green Infrastructure | Presented by, Brian Wethington, RLA, City and County of Denver | Aspen & Blue Spruce

10:15AM – 10:30AM – Break with Exhibitors

10:30AM – 11:15PM – Concurrent Technical Session Block Two
Capturing the Value in Tire Derived BMP’s and Control Devices for Construction Stormwater Management Through Efficacy, Durability, and Economics – Erosion & Sediment Control | Presented by, Rick Welle, RubbErosion | Evergreen A
Topsoil Management Guidance for the Engineering Community – Stormwater Management | Presented by, Sara Johnson, PE, CFM & Jim Wulliman, PE, Muller Engineering Company | Evergreen B
Evolution of the Definition of “Waters of the United States”: Rulemaking and Jurisdictional Considerations for Colorado – Wetland, Streambank, & Shoreline Restoration| Presented by, Drew R. Maraglia, Wright Water Engineers, Inc. | Aspen & Blue Spruce

11:15AM – 12:00PM – Lunch & Networking with Exhibitors | Aspen & Blue Spruce

12:00PM – 1:00PM – General Session – Building for the Future While Protecting our Environment | Presented by, Alex Zimmerman CPESC, CISEC, CESSWI, AK-BC-NT-WA-CESCL, QSP | Aspen & Blue Spruce

1:05PM – 1:55PM – Concurrent Technical Session Block Three
Proactive Planning for Post-fire Hazards in Pitkin County, Colorado – Wetland, Streambank, & Shoreline Restoration | Presented by, Dr. Andrew Earles, PE, D.WRE, CPESC, Wright Water Engineers, Inc. & Catherine Christoff, PE, Pitkin County | Evergreen A
Estimating Parameters for an Effective Sediment Basin or Trap  – Erosion & Sediment Control | Presented by, Jerry Fifield, Ph.D., CISEC Instructor | Evergreen B
Past, Present and Future – City of Westminster Stormwater Construction Program – MS4 Management | Presented by, Jacob, A. Moyer, City of Westminster | Aspen & Blue Spruce

1:55PM – 2:10PM – Break with Exhibitors

2:10PM – 2:55PM – Concurrent Technical Session Block Four
One L.I.D. Project, 3 Perspectives: Designer, Contractor, Owner – Stormwater Management | Presented by, Bill Murphy, P.E., Civil engineer for Bowman Construction Supply | Evergreen A
South Platte River Urban Waters Partnership – MS4 Management | Presented by, Stacey Eriksen, EPA | Evergreen B
Protecting Highway Infrastructure form Sediment Run off from Large Scale Fires- Lessons Learned from the 416 Fire – Erosion & Sediment Control | Presented by, Danielle Wilkinson, CDOT  | Aspen & Blue Spruce

3:00PM – 4:15PM – Stormwater Permits Panel with Utah, Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming | Moderated by, Opal Forbes, CPESC, QSD/QSP, Federal Highway Administration Central Federal Lands Highway Division Office | Aspen & Blue Spruce

Friday, November 15th

7:15AM – 8:00AM – Breakfast & Registration Open

8:00AM -12:00PM – Half Day Training (additional registration required) – 4 Professional Development Hours 

Back to the Best of BMPs | Presented by, Alex Zimmerman CPESC, CISEC, CESSWI, AK-BC-NT-WA-CESCL, QSP
Streambank Protection Design: Hard & Soft Applications & Techniques | Presented by, David Williams, PhD, PE, PH, CPESC, CFM, David T. Williams and Associates
Conducting Construction Site Inspections  | Presented by, Jerry Fifield, Ph.D., CISEC Instructor

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