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Conference Program

TRIECA 2019 Conference Proceedings

 

DAY ONE:
Wednesday March 20, 2019

TRACK 1

From Highway to Urban Plaza: A Case Study for Sustainable Design

Presenter:
Melanie Glorieux, Groupe Rousseau Lefebvre

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Implementing Green Infrastructure in the Public Right-of-Way: Lake Shore East Public Realm and Pilot Project

Presenters:
Sonja Vangjeli, Waterfront Toronto
Kristina Hausmanis, City of Toronto, Transportation Services

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Equitable Responsibility for Transformative Design: A Watershed-scale Model for Stormwater Management and Risk Mitigation

Presenters:
Ben Longstaff, Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA)
Rachel Prudhomme, Town of Newmarket

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

CSA Water Standards for Canada: Bioretention and Much More

Presenters:
Lynn Barber, CSA Group
Gilles Rivard, Lasalle | NHC

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Bioretention Engineered Media: Creating Specifications for Performance

Presenter:
Elizabeth Fassman-Beck, Stevens Institute of Technology (New Jersey)

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Green Stormwater Infrastructure for Combined Sewer Overflow Control

Presenter:
Bernadette Callahan, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

DETAILS + PRESENTATIONS

 

TRACK 2

Erosion and Sediment Control Innovation in Highway Construction

Presenter:
Brenda Carruthers, Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO)

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Dealing with High-Intensity Rainfall Events During Construction

Presenters:
Matthew Pickett and Laura Maharaj, Groundwater Environmental Management Services (GEMS)

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Pre-planning Construction Activities to Prevent Water Pollution at Construction Sites

Presenters:
Jonathan Goldsmith, Hoelscher Dewatering – Siltbuster

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

How to Utilize New Instrumentation Technology to Identify Predictive Erosion and Sediment Control Requirements

Presenters:
Dan Menard and Marco Angilletta, Environmental Monitoring and Compliance (EMAC)

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Putting the Green Back into Green Energy Construction

Presenters:
David Williams and Nick Emery, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

DAY TWO:
Thursday March 21, 2019

 

TRACK 1

An Economic Analysis of Green and Grey Infrastructure Benefits and Costs

Presenters:
Robert Muir, City of Markham
Fabian Papa, FP&P HydraTek Inc.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Optimizing Operations and Maintenance of Low Impact Development Best Management Practices

Presenter:
Mikael J. Isensee, Middle St. Croix Watershed Management Organization

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Design Limitations to Low Impact Development: Observing the Site Conditions that Lead to Stormwater Bypass

Presenters:
Alex Fitzgerald and Chantalle Jacob-Okorn, Credit Valley Conservation (CVC)

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

No Outlet? No Problem! Infiltrate

Presenter:
Jennifer Young, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Targeted Vegetation Plantings to Enhance Function in Stormwater Management Facilities

Presenters:
Nick Mocan, Crozier & Associates
Kevin Stevens, Wilfrid Laurier University

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

TRACK 2

Fish Habitat Banks: A New Funding Source for Stream Restoration

Presenter:
Brad Fairley, 5 Smooth Stones Restoration Inc.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

WEQUAL: A Research Project to Support Green Infrastructure

Presenters:
Anna Paris, Maccaferri Canada Ltd.
Nadia Zorzi, Maccaferri Innovation Center Ltd.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Natural Channel Design Methods: Better Together

Presenters:
Heather Amirault and Scott Cowan, Stantec Consulting Ltd.

DETAILS + PRESENTATION

 

Improving Soil Health with Biotic Soil Technology

Presenters:
Marc Thiesen and Mathew Welch, Profile Products

DETAILS + PRESENTATION