2015 Summer Seminar
Emerging Issues in the Water/Wastewater Industry



   

San Antonio Summer Seminar: Emerging Issues in the Water/Wastewater Industry


Presentations


9:00-9:20

a.m.

Opening Session
Mrs. Suzanne Scott, General Manager, San Antonio River Authority

 

9:20-10:00

a.m.

TWDB Innovative Water Technologies Programs
Erika Mancha, Texas Water Development Board

 

10:00-10:40 a.m.

Thermal Cyclone Desalination – A Small Town Leads Innovation
James Busby, P.E., Burgess & Niple

 

11:00-11:40
a.m.

Non-Revenue Water: SAWS, Texas & North America Perspectives
Patrick Shriver, San Antonio Water System; Kate Gasner, Water Systems Optimization

 

12:40-1:20
p.m.

Austin Full-scale Step-feed BNR Demonstration
Raj Bhattarai, P.E., BCEE, City of Austin

 

1:20-2:00
p.m.

San Pedro Creek Improvements Project
Russell Persyn, Ph.D., P.E., San Antonio River Authority

 

2:20-3:00
p.m.

GBRA Floodplain Analysis & 2015 Blanco River Flood Analysis
Charles Hickman P.E., CFM, Guadalupe Blanco River Authority

 

3:00-3:40
p.m.

Using Calibrated Radar Rainfall Data to Assess Drought Impacts and Long-Term Regional Water Deficits
Jim Winterle, P.G., Edwards Aquifer Authority

 

3:40-4:00
p.m.

Closing Session
Ms. Julie Nahrgang, Water Environmental Association of Texas

 

Alternate Speaker

Georgetown Push for 100% Renewable by 2016
Keith Hutchinson, City of Georgetown

 

Alternate Speaker

Microvi Technology – Wastewater Treatment in the 21st Century
Art Umble, Ph.D.,P.E. (CO), BCEE, Montgomery Watson Harza

 

Place:

SAWS Headquarters

2800 US HWY 281 N

Tower II

C145


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The San Antonio Section of the Water Environment Association of Texas and the South Texas Chapter of TAWWA held their Fifth Summer Seminar, Emerging Issues in the Water Water/Wastewater Industry, July 24, 2015 at the SAWS headquarters. The section and Program Planning Committee would like to thank all of the volunteers, speakers and sponsors, AECOM, Arcadis, CEC, CH2M HILL, CP&Y, EI2, Freese, Grubb Engineering, HDR, HEC, Hobas Pipe, IPR, JACOBS, Kimley-Horn, Klotz Associates, LNV, LAN, River City Engineering, Newman Regency Group, Northwest Pipe Company, and Pape-Dawson Engineering for contributing to a very successful conference.