2019 CONFERENCE AGENDA

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Monday, November 18

8:30 – 12:00 Pre-conference Workshops

Workshop #1
Drones & Stream Restoration
-- Bill Whitehead, SWCA

Workshop #2
2-Dimensional Hydraulic Modeling (like HEC-RAS) in Stream Restoration Assessment and Design to Evaluate Project Stability and Sustainability
-- Jeremy Payne, Bayland Consultants

Workshop #3
A Detailed Walk Through for the Assessment and Design of Floodplain Restoration
-- Mike Galvin, Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson, Inc.

12:00 – 1:30 Lunch on your own

1:30 – 5:00 Plenary Session
Building Resilient Streams

1:30 pm
Welcome & Opening Remarks
-- Michael “Squeak” Smith, Resource Institute, Winston-Salem, NC
-- Rich Starr, Ecosystem Planning & Restoration, Annapolis, MD
-- Mark Secrist, US Fish & Wildlife, Annapolis, MD

1:50 General Session

5:00 pm Adjourn

6:00 – 8:00 Sponsors’ Reception – for all conference participants by the sponsors.

TUESDAY, November 19

7:00 am Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

8:30 – 5:00 Concurrent Sessions

Session A
Session B
Session C
Session D

12:00 pm Lunch Provided & Drawing for Axle Gimble Drone

Session E
Session F
Session G
Session H

6:00 pm Light Reception at the Pratt Street Alehouse

Wednesday, November 20

7:00 am Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

8:30 am – 12:00 pm Plenary Session

10:00 Break in the Exhibit Hall

11:30 am Wrap Up & Next Steps
-- Alan Walker, Resource Institute, Waynesburg, NC

11:45 am
Closing Remarks, $500 Cash Drawing (must be present to win)
-- Michael “Squeak” Smith, Resource Institute

12:00 pm Conference Adjourns