Thursday April 20, 2017
BCIT Downtown Campus (555 Seymour Street)
Registration opens at 2:30pm, Session from 3-6pm
Speakers will include:
1) Andjela Knezevic-Stevanovic, Ph.D., P.Eng., Director, Environmental Management & Quality Control
Liquid Waste Services, MetroVancouver
Stormwater Management in the Metro Vancouver Region
Andjela will speak about stormwater management in the region and a role of Metro Vancouver, regional government and a major utility, in this process. The talk will also cover some challenges and opportunities in managing water quality and maintaining watershed health in a versatile and growing urban region.
2) Jeannie Lee, M.A.Sc., P.Eng. , Project Engineer, Drainage Section – Engineering Department, City of Surrey
Implications of Future Rainfall Trends to Municipal Infrastructure
Municipal infrastructure is traditionally designed on the premise that historical rainfall data effectively predicts future needs. Jeannie will present a series of rainfall studies completed by the City of Surrey to better assess these projections.
3) Laurel Morgan, Kerr Wood Leidal
More information coming soon! Register here.