Calendar of Events

SGP Webinar : EPA Reorganization and Environmental Priorities, PFAS

June 11 2020 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

This year, the Iowa Strategic Goals Program is continuing their workshop series by offering  webinars in the month of June.   On June 11, EPA will discuss reorganization and environmental priorities and the Iowa DNR will discuss Department priorities. Also, an EPA geologist and the DNR will explain emerging issues and actions surrounding PFAS. This session will provide plenty of time for open discussion / Q&A, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn, network and share ideas!

Register at https://uni.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8dd5NRoYSbWckBcOge7tFA 

 

Details 

10:00am 
EPA Reorganization and Environmental Priorities
  • Jim Gulliford – Regional Administrator, EPA Region 7 
Iowa DNR Environmental Priorities
  • Ed Tormey – Environmental Services Division Administrator, DNR
 
10:45am
 Per & Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
  • Jessica Kidwell – Geologist, EPA Region 7
  • Roger Bruner – Water Monitoring Supervisor, DNR
    • What are PFAS and why are we concerned?
    • What is the EPA doing to address PFAS-related challenges?
 

SGP Webinar : Increasing Recycling: Adding Aerosol Cans to the Universal Waste Regulations

June 18 2020 | 10:00 am to 11:30 am

This year, the Iowa Strategic Goals Program is continuing their workshop series by offering webinars in the month of June.  On June 18, EPA will discuss the new Aerosol Rule which recently became effective. This session will provide plenty of time for open discussion / Q&A, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn, network and share ideas!

Register at https://uni.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xOAiln0LQH6Elpp_VNCfHg 

 

Details

Increasing Recycling: Adding Aerosol Cans to the Universal Waste Regulations
  • Marcus Rivas – Environmental Engineer, EPA Region 7
  • Jim Aycock – Environmental Scientist, EPA Region 7
    • How does the rule affect me?
    • What needs a “code?” Identifying hazardous waste vs. universal waste
    • How do I stay out of trouble?

 

Iowa Cyber Brew Festival

June 20 2020 | 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The IWRC's Iowa Green Brewery Certification Program is excited to be participating and sponsoring the Iowa Brewers Guild's annual Iowa Craft Brew Festival. The year's festival will be going CYBER. The system will be a new-and-improved version of the recent #VirtualBeerFest that raised money for Covid-19-displaced workers, but expect socially distant pints, brewery tours, and more. There is a lot of fun planned, so follow ICBF’s social media channels for the latest information at #VIRTUALBEERFEST & #ICBF.

 

Details

  • Saturday, June 20, 2020
  • 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • 21+ only
  • "Ticket” package info coming soon!

SGP Webinar : Wetland Delineation, Permitting and Stormwater Planning

June 25 2020 | 10:00 am to 11:30 am

This year, the Iowa Strategic Goals Program is continuing their workshop series by offering webinars in the month of June.  On June 25, EPA and the US Army Corps of Engineers will talk about wetland delineation and how it may affect your facility.This session will provide plenty of time for open discussion / Q&A, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn, network and share ideas!

Register at https://uni.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_cAphQJXrTR-d4S4D4dGRdA 

 

Details

10:00am
Wetland Delineation, Permitting and Stormwater Planning
  • Jeannette Schafer – Life Scientist, EPA Region 7
  • Matt Zehr – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District
    • Wetland delineation and permitting requirements
    • Benefits of stormwater / green infrastructure
    • Site planning and best practices

Waste Expo 2020

August 10 2020 | All Day

A jam-packed conference program full of sessions focused on the public sector, on topic like: Municipal Recycling Issues, Engaging Stakeholders, Data Analytics & Measuring Success, Responding to Formal Municipal Bids, Composting Infrastructure Development, Air Permitting Requirements, Technology Innovations, and much more!

LOCATION

Ernest N. Morial Conventional Center
New Orleans, LA
USA