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CDM Smith to Attend AWWA's 2012 Annual Conference and Exposition

Presentation topics will include integrated water resources planning, desalination and advanced treatment technologies

June 05, 2012

CDM Smith is proud to participate in the American Water Works Association 2012 Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE12). Held in Dallas, Texas from June 10 through 14, and coined “The World’s Water Event,” ACE12 is a forum for water professionals to tackle industry challenges, explore new technologies and share best practices.

Presentations by more than 20 CDM Smith specialists will discuss topics including integrated water resources planning, desalination and advanced treatment technologies. The firm is also sponsoring prominent events throughout the week, including Water For People’s Kenneth J. Miller Founders’ Award Luncheon on June 11, the Water Industry Luncheon on June 12 and the Water Industry Career Fair on June 12. The 2012 Thomas R. Camp Scholarship will be presented to Julia Philip, a doctoral student at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, at the Water Industry Luncheon. The scholarship is awarded each year to provide support to an outstanding student doing applied research in the drinking water field.

CDM Smith’s Charlie Anderson, elected AWWA’s president for 2012-2013 will also be honored at ACE12.

*names in italic are CDM Smith employees

Sunday, June 10

9:00 a.m. - Workshop Speaker
Desalination of Seawater | Greg Wetterau

Monday, June 11


3:30 p.m.
Building a Defensible Framework for Prioritizing Water Main Rehabilitation and Replacement | James Carolan

2:00 p.m.
Does Good Science Really Matter? | Phillippe Daniel

3:30 p.m.
Statistical Estimation of Factors Reducing Water Demand in Los Angeles and San Diego | Dan Rodrigo, Bill Davis

2:00 p.m. - Session Moderator
Developing Water Resources through Desalination and Membrane Treatment | Greg Wetterau

3:00 p.m.
Start-up Planning for a 10.9 MGD High Recovery RO System with Deep Well Injection | Chris Stillwell, Bill Davis

Tuesday, June 12


9:00 a.m.
Integrated Water Resources Planning–A Case Study in Stakeholder Participation | Kati Bell, Kirk Westphal, Mark Hilty

10:00 a.m.
Comparing Multiple MF/UF and RO Systems for Indirect Potable Reuse in Side-by-Side Comparison | Greg Wetterau, William Pearce, James DeCarolis, Jennifer Thompson

9:00 a.m.
Regional Water Management Planning with Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation | Paula Kulis, Enrique Lopez Calva, Thomas Quasebarth, Andrew Schwarz, Suzanne Marr

4:30 p.m.
Using Computerized Asset Management Tools to Prioritize In-Service Distribution Line Inspections | Doug Youngblood

2:00 p.m. - Session Moderator
Advances and New Applications in Water Treatment | Khalil Atasi

3:00 p.m. 
A 2050 Vision for Colorado's Water Supply Future | Nicole Rowan, Susan Morea, Eric Hecox 

Wednesday, June 13


8:15 a.m. - Session Moderator
Treatment Technologies for Water Reuse Applications | Bruce Chalmers

8:15 a.m. 
First Texas MBR Satellite Plant Reduces Aquifer Demands | Don Vandertulip, Samir Mathur

8:15 a.m. - Session Moderator
Water Supply Solutions–How to Utilize the Various Stages of the Water Cycle | William Davis

10:15 a.m. 
Alternatives for Using Surface Water from the Rio Grande–Los Alamos County San Juan-Chama Water Supply Study | Robert Fowlie

3:30 p.m. 
High-Risk HDD Replacement of a Water Main Installation–A Sustainable Alternative | David Tanzi, G. Christian Andreasen

3:30 p.m. 
Sustainable Biological Treatment of Hexavalent Chromium, Nitrate and Perchlorate | Pat Evans

2:30 p.m. 
Little Lake Fairview Restoration and Dubsdread Golf Course Renovation–A Case Study of Stormwater Reuse Design and Performance | James Wittig

Thursday, June 14

11:00 a.m. 
Lessons Learned Deploying a SCADA System in a Design-Build Project | Eric Michnovez

11:00 a.m. 
Impacts of Harbor Deepening and Seawater Intrusion on Treated Drinking Water Quality | Ryan S. Kingsbury, William B. Dowbiggin, Marc Edwards, Philip C. Singer