Plans are underway for the 21st annual conference. Online registration will be available soon. The exhibit hall will again be a great area for networking with vendors. The Welcome Keynote speaker is Dave Soper, Soper Plumbing & Heating, presenting "Haiti Work Teams".
The pre-conference presenter on Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be Lee Maier, The CEU Authority. Attendees will earn 4.0 hours for the IDPH safety discipline, 2.0 hours for plumbing code and 4.0 hours for the plumbing discipline.
Here are just a few of the exceptional sessions that will be offered during the two day conference on Wednesday and Thursday:
Paul Albritton, Iowa Local Technical Assistance Program (ISU)
"Trenching and Excavation Safety"
Dr. Sara Heger, University of MN
"Changing Water Usage"; "Applications and Benefits for Advanced Treatment Systems"; "Shallow Treatment and Dispersal"; "Water Treatment Devices: Research, Impacts and Recommendations"
Dave Gustafson, University of MN
"Math Surrounding Installations"; "Point of Sale Inspections"
Robert Wittkowski, Iowa DOT and Rick Miene, Miene Septic Service
Ben Booth, Iowa One Call
"Excavation Safety Awareness"