WEFTEC 2017 – Special AEESP sponsored sessions

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

WEFTEC 2017 – Chicago September 30 – October 4, 2017

For those planning to attend, we are pleased to announce the following AEESP-hosted events will be held in conjunction with WEFTEC and hope you will plan to join us:

  1. AEESP Master Lecture
    Monday, October 2
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    McCormick Place, Room S406b

    We are pleased to announce two Lecturers for this Session.  First, Dr. Nancy Love will present, “Microbiome of Household Water Systems.”  Dr. Love is an AEESP Fellow and Borchardt and Glysson Collegiate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Michigan.

    Dr. Charles Bott, Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD), will present a practitioner’s perspective and will share his thoughts on HRSD’s Vision for Managed Aquifer Recharge in Eastern Virginia: Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow (SWIFT).

    For more information about the Master AEESP Lecture, visit: http://app.core-apps.com/weftec2017/event/f729ce3156db6fd7ed49ffec8f0b0d5b

  2. AEESP/WEF Scientists Luncheon Speaker sponsored by Brown and Caldwell
    Monday, October 2
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    Admission fee: $40.00
    Room S103c, McCormick Place South Building - Level 1

    This special annual luncheon, “The Journey: 50 Years of Environmental Science and Engineering 1967-2017 Turning Obstacles into Opportunities,” brings together leaders in the environmental engineering and science and water resources communities. This year’s Luncheon Speaker is AEESP Fellow William J. (Bill) Cooper, a Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Irvine. Just prior to WEFTEC, Bill will be completing a four-year stint at the National Science Foundation.

    AEESP would like to recognize and thank Sustaining Member Brown and Caldwell for its generous and long-standing support of the AEESP/WEF Scientists Lectures over the years.

    Register for this luncheon and network with fellow engineers and scientists while listening to the insights Bill has gleaned from his fascinating career:

  3. AEESP Meet and Greet Reception, sponsored by Carollo Engineers, Inc.
    *AEESP Members’ Only
    Monday, October 2
    5:30 – 7:00 pm
    Hilton Chicago, Joliet Room

    All AEESP members are invited and encouraged to join us for this fun and informal annual reception of the association, and meet with your fellow AEESP members and AEESP’s President, Linda Weavers.  The Reception will be lightly catered ahead of WEFTEC’s planned evening activities.

    We would like to thank Carollo Engineers, Inc. for its long-standing support and sponsorship of this great annual event.

    For questions related to WEFTEC, I encourage you to visit their website at http://www.weftec.org/. Thanks everyone and we look forward to seeing you in Chicago this month!