Highpoints

Volume 35, No. 4 -- April 2019

2019 Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science Awards Luncheon and Conference

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The Academy's Awards Luncheon and Conference will be held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on Thursday, April 25, 2019. Join us as we celebrate Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science.

The individuals to be honored are:

David A. Dzombak, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE
Gordon Maskew Fair Award

R. Benson Pair, Jr., P.E., BCEE
Stanley E. Kappe Award

Christopher R. Schulz, P.E., BCEE
Edward J. Cleary Award

Joseph A. Cotruvo, Ph.D., BCES
Science Award

Gordon Maskew Fair, Ph.D.
Honorary Member (in Memoriam)

Chihpin Huang, Ph.D.
International Honorary Member

Sarina J. Ergas, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE
Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science Education Award

Dylan Wood
Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award

Christopher Lawson
W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Research Award

Monica C. Resto-Fernandez
W. Brewster Snow Award

Winners of the Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science (E3S) and the Environmental Communications (EComm) competitions will also be presented with their trophies.

In addition to technical presentations by our E3S Competition Superior Achievement and Grand Prize winners, the day's festivities will include a review of the National Academies of Sciences, Medicine, and Engineering study on the Grand Challenges for Environmental Engineering in the 21st Century featuring Grand Challenges speakers Dr. Domenico Grasso, Chancellor of the University of Michigan Dearborn, who served as Chairman of the study effort, and Dr. Rula Deeb, Vice President of Geosyntec, who will present a practitioner's perspective on incorporating the grand challenges into the work they perform on behalf of clients and stakeholders.

Registration is only $250 for the Conference, $125 ($80 members) for the Reception and Lunch, or $325 ($295 members) for the entire day.

Registration is open now at http://www.bit.ly/2019AAEESAwards.

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2019 Who's Who and Resource Guidebook

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April 25, 2019, AAEES Awards Luncheon and Conference, National Press Club, Washington, DC. Click here to register.

May 6, 2019, AAEES's 10th Annual Workshop (with TCHs, PDHs and CEUs); includes breakfast and/or lunch at NJWEA's Conference, Atlantic City, NJ: For registration or exhibitor information, visit http://www.njwea.org.

May 7, 2019, AAEES's Annual Breakfast at NJWEA's Conference. For registration or exhibitor information, visit http://www.njwea.org.

May 15, 2019, FREE AAEES Webinar, Sanitary Sewage Sludge Incinerator Improvements Project. Click here to register: https://www.anymeeting.com/AccountManager/RegEv.aspx?PIID=ED58D885864738.

June 10 - 12, 2019, AWWA ACE19 Conference: Denver, Colorado. The AAEES/AIDIS/AWWA Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, June 12th at the Colorado Convention Center. The Keynote Speaker is Robert Renner, Chief Executive Officer (Retired), The Water Foundation. His presentation is: "Water and the Foundation: Past, Present and Future". For details, go to http://www.awwa.org or click here to download the event flyer.

June 25 - 28, 2019, A&WMA's 112th Annual Conference & Exhibition (ACE), Quebec City Convention Centre. For details, go to https://www.awma.org/.

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