2019 NCR WATER RESOURCES SYMPOSIUM
Water Management in Coastal Cities of the Future
Friday, April 12, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
University of the District of Columbia (UDC)
David A. Clarke School of Law
4340 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC
This one-day symposium at the University of the District of Columbia will bring together experts from governmental agencies, academia, the private sector, and non-profits to present and discuss innovations in water research, technology, policy, and management to respect and reflect the true value of water. The program will include a keynote address, invited panelists, and breakout sessions featuring submitted oral and poster presentations. The keynote speaker is Dr. Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm, Professor and Director, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, University of Maryland. Click links for the Full Program and for the Booklet of Abstracts. Information and a link for online Registration appear below.
1. Patuxent Water Resources- Assessing Land Cover and Land Use Change to Inform Watershed Resources Management - PDF
2. Water Quality Trading - Chesapeake Bay Watershed- PDF
3. Optimizing Water Reuse in the Potomac River Watershed- PDF
4. Effectiveness of Form Based Green Roofs/Surfaces for Reducing Runoff Pollutant Concentrations Relative to Conventional Roofs- PDF
5. NOAA's National Water Model- PDF
6. Investigating the Potential of Assimilating Phenology Observations in a Land Surface Model- PDF
7. Effects of Anacostia River Water on Growth and Development in Larval Zebrafish- PDF
8. Using A Noval Method To Map Flood Susceptibility Of The Lower Connecticut River Region -PDF
Dr. Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm: Professor and Director, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, University of Maryland
Dr. William Sweet: NOAA oceanographer researching changes in nuisance-to-extreme coastal flood risk due to sea level rise (SLR)
Mr. Phetmano Phannavong, JD: Oversees DC’s flood risk management program that regulates development in flood hazard areas and enhances urban water management
Dr. Brian Batten: A senior coastal scientist and project manager with Dewberry’s resilience solutions group
Mr. Nicholas Bonard: Branch Chief for Water Resources Protection & Mitigation, Regulatory Review Division at the Department of Energy & Environment, DC Government
Mr. Jeff Moeller: Research Unit Leader at The Water Research Foundation (WRF)
All attendees, including presenters, are expected to register. Please register online by Tuesday, April 9 for the early bird discount. Payment is accepted online by credit card or by cash/ check payment at the event.
Step 1: Go to the link: https://co.clickandpledge.com/sp/d1/default.aspx?wid=58557
Step 2: Fill out the registration fee section
Step 3: Fill out the contact information section
Step 4: Scroll down and click “SUBMIT” to complete the registration and payment
Registration fees (includes lunch & coffee breaks):
Member / Presenter
Student Member / Presenter
|On-line thru April 9
|On-site April 12
Online registration helps with our final planning for refreshments and printed materials.
Walk-in registrations are always welcome.