17th Annual Stormwater Conference Announces Six Pre-Conference Workshops

03/08/18 05:01 PM EST

17th Annual Stormwater Conference Announces Six Pre-Conference Workshops

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DENVER, March 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The pre-conference workshops for StormCon, the premier stormwater conference and exposition, have just been revealed as the world's foremost thought leaders in surface water quality and stormwater management gear up to present in Denver, Colorado at the 17th annual event this August 12–16, 2018.

StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems. (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

The PDH- and CEU-accredited StormCon pre-conference workshops on Monday, August 13, 2018 offer highly interactive, focused sessions for engineers; consultants; federal, state, and local stormwater organizations; and staff. Aimed at cultivating positive and fruitful discussion, the pre-conference workshops will focus on emerging challenges and the latest strategies, best management practices (BMPs), and technologies in stormwater and surface water quality pollution prevention and mitigation.

From BMP selection and analysis for watershed protection, erosion and sediment control, and urban stream restoration, to stormwater pollution modeling and mitigation planning, the StormCon pre-conference workshops offer a unique opportunity for those interested in developing their professional skills, earning additional credits, and posing questions to the most prominent minds in the industry.

The six pre-conference workshops at StormCon 2018 include:

  • BMP Selection to Improve Your Watershed
  • Developing Street and Storm Drain Cleaning Programs
  • Repairing Entrenched and Degraded (Urbanized) Streams – Techniques and Case Studies
  • Fluvial Geomorphology and Stream Restoration
  • Planning for Effective Sediment and Erosion Control
  • Stormwater Pollution Modeling for LID, TMDL, and Retrofitting Analyses – An Overview of WinSLAMM

Registrations for the pre-conference workshops are separate from the main conference and exposition, but space is limited and available on a first-come basis. Register for the pre-conference workshops today to secure your spot.

Or, for those interested in taking the next step in their career and getting certified in the inspection of construction site sediment and erosion control, a comprehensive pre-conference CISEC Certification Program is offered on Sunday, August 12 and Monday, August 13, 2018.

Early Bird registration for the main conference and exposition is still available for a discounted price; and the host hotel, the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center, is offering special rates for a limited time only. Register today at www.StormCon.com.

About Forester Media

Forester Media produces StormCon® and publishes books and award-winning trade magazines, including Stormwater, Erosion Control, and Water Efficiency. Forester University, a division of Forester Media, offers continuing education and professional development live webinars, on-demand webcasts, and self-paced study.

Brigette Burich
Events Director
Forester Media | StormCon


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