Calendar

Jul
18
Sat
NGICP Train-the-Trainer Workshop – Bethesda, MD
Jul 18 @ 8:00 am – Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm

Become a licensed trainer for the National Green Infrastructure Certification Program, which provides the base-level skill set needed for entry-level workers to properly construct, inspect and maintain green stormwater infrastructure according to international standards.

The Train-the-Trainer workshop is being offered in conjunction with the International Low Impact Development Conference at Bethesda, MD.

Once registration has been completed, please submit the Qualified Trainer Application to praviprakash@wef.org, along with proof of meeting the two of the three trainer qualifications (listed below).

Trainer Qualifications

All participants applying to become an NGICP approved trainer must possess two of the following three qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor of science degree in water resource management or environmental science
  • Minimum 35 hours of experience as a trainer for hands-on, adult learning courses
  • Direct experience in Stormwater Green Infrastructure(GI) construction, inspection, or maintenance

Workshop Schedule

  • Saturday, July 18 – 8 am to 5 pm EDT
  • Sunday, July 19 – 8 am to 5 pm EDT
  • Monday, July 20 – 8 am to noon EDT

*Trainers may only hold NGICP trainings under a valid NGICP license. Trainers who do not wish to purchase a license, may only train for an organization that has a valid NGICP license.

Jul
19
Sun
International Low Impact Development Conference 2020
Jul 19 – Jul 22 all-day

The Low Impact Development (LID) Conference series is organized by members of the ASCE-EWRI Urban Water Resources Research Council who are leaders in the development of LID and green infrastructure technology. This conference provides a national forum to present the latest developments, technologies and case studies related to LID and green infrastructure technology. The International LID Conference will highlight new and continuing work including research, developments, and community adoption of LID throughout the United States and internationally.

Top 5 Reasons to Attend

  1. Learn from national and international leaders in municipal green infrastructure program operations and research by attending panels, sessions, and workshops.
  2. Earn Professional Development Hours. A full participant can earn up to 27.0 PDHs by participating in the conference, technical workshops and technical tours.
  3. Network with industry leaders and make valuable contacts.
  4. Connect with exhibitors showcasing state of the art products, services and solutions.
  5. Explore Green Infrastructure (GI) installations as part of an exciting technical tour.
Aug
17
Mon
StormCon 2020: Surface Water Quality Conference and Expo
Aug 17 – Aug 19 all-day
Each year StormCon brings together stormwater and surface water-quality professionals from all over the world who are seeking the most up-to-date industry news, breakthroughs in water technology, and the finest products and services offered in the water sector. Don’t miss this once a year opportunity to directly interact with such a highly representative, influential group of professionals who are passionate like you about water-quality issues.
August 17-19, 2020
Washington State Convention Center
Aug
26
Wed
2020 Ohio Stormwater Conference
Aug 26 – Aug 28 all-day

Welcome to the 13th Annual Ohio Stormwater Conference!

The Premier Event in Ohio and one of the Largest Stormwater Conferences in the Country

The 2020 Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual conference dedicated to advance the knowledge and understanding of comprehensive stormwater management for those dealing in all aspects of planning, design, implementation and regulatory compliance. The 2020 Conference is the 13th Annual Ohio Stormwater Conference and is being held at the Kalahari Resort and Conference Center located in Sandusky, Ohio. The conference will provide updates on environmental issues, new technologies, regulatory information and pollution prevention. The 2020 Ohio Stormwater Conference is a great opportunity to strengthen your skills and knowledge in an intensive workshop setting with other colleagues.

The 2020 Conference is the premier event for addressing municipal, industrial, and construction stormwater issues and has become one of the largest regional stormwater events in the United States. The Tinker’s Creek Watershed Partners and the Ohio Stormwater Association pride themselves on offering timely information on critical stormwater issues from the most influential and experienced leaders in the field.

The 2020 Conference will present updates and the latest information regarding stormwater issues including:

  • Latest in LID and retrofitting practices
  • Leadership and Ethics
  • Legal policies
  • Industrial regulatory compliance
  • Regulations, Permits, and Policies
  • Case Studies on a number of stormwater related issues
  • NPDES Phase II Stormwater Issues
  • Sustainable Development
  • Stormwater Treatment
  • Modifying Public Behavior/Public Outreach
  • Scientific Advances
  • Effective BMPs
  • Meet the leading vendors of the most innovative stormwater equipment, products, services, and technology
  • Network with other stormwater professionals, engineers, and practitioners

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Harry Stark at harry@tinkerscreekwatershed.org.

Learn more about the event at the Ohio Stormwater Conference website.