2018 MRN/SWANA Mid-Atlantic Annual Conference

Our Chesapeake Bay:
The Ultimate Waste Stream
Essential Estuary?

Program Slide Decks

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Keynote: Our Future: Clean Water and The Chesapeake Bay

Horacio Tablada, Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of the Environment

10:30 a.m. – Noon
Contamination and the Markets

1:30 p.m. –
2:15 p.m.

Legislative/Regulatory Update

  • Pam Kasemeyer, managing partner of Schwartz, Metz & Wise, P.A.
  • Delegate Andrew Cassilly (Resource Conservation Manager, Hartford County Public Schools)

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Safety: It’s Everybody’s Business

  • Scott Messier, Mid-Atlantic Market Area Manager, SCS Engineers
  • Deborah Buckles, Business Unit Safety Manager, ‎Republic Services

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Regional Update:

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

  • Session 1: Recovery Park: The Power of Collaboration – Lori Scozzafava, Senior Vice President, Operations Officer, Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc.
  • Session 2: Emerging Contaminants in Landfills, Leachate and Groundwater – Russell Abell, P.G. C.G., SANBORN | HEAD & ASSOCIATES, INC. and Matt Thurlow, Esq., Partner, Baker Hostetler

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Alternative Metrics and Methods for 21st Century Waste Management

  • David Allaway, Senior Policy Analyst, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
  • Susan Robinson, Federal Public Affairs Director, Waste Management
  • Ron Vance, Chief, Resource Conservation Branch, United States Environmental Protection Agency

Moderator: Chaz Miller, Former Director Policy/Advocacy at National Waste & Recycling Association