Pre-Conference: 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. The pre-conference agenda can be downloaded from the below "Documents and Files" section. Page 2 of the agenda gives a detailed listing of the sessions with descriptions.
Conference Breakout Sessions, January 9-10, 2019 - view/download the complete agenda from the Documents & Files section below.
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
Tom Fritts, Residential Sewage Treatment Company - Sizing & Selling Large Onsite Treatment Systems
Claude Goguen, National Precast Concrete Association - Essentials for Proper Inspection and Installation of Precast Concrete Wastewater Structures; Safe Septic Tank Access
Officer Senad Seljic, Iowa DOT and Rick Miene, Miene Septic Service - M.V.E. Regulations
Dan Wheeler, University of MN - Let's Get Dirty - A Hands-on Investigation of Soil Properties; How to Determine a Seasonally High Groundwater Level
Ben Booth, Iowa One Call - Excavation Safety Awareness
Allison Blodig, Infiltrator Water Technologies, Platinum Plus Sponsor, Delta Treatment Systems Equipment and Applications
Jennifer Hart, IDPH Plumbing and Mechanical Systems Board - Plumbing License Requirements & Code Updates
Jim Luzier and Dawn Jones, State of Iowa Hygienic Lab - Basic Sample Collection and Handling Guidelines
Drew Ryken and Eric Marceau, Premier Tech Aqua, Platinum Plus Sponsor - From Sand to Ecological Media - Evolution of Onsite Biofiltration
Andy McKinlay, Waterloo Biofilter Systems, Inc., Platinum Plus Sponsor - Waterloo Biofilter Systems, Inc. - 1 Year Later