Wednesday Session Handouts - 10/18/2017
9:15 – 9:45 Rural Development Update / Funding Your Infrastructure Needs
Kenneth C. Drewes - Director Community & Business Programs - USDA Rural Development

9:45 – 10:45 GIS/GPS and the Water Quality Accountability Act “Where do I Begin?
Santino DePaul, Matt Kennedy - Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)
(Contact Representatives) 
11:15 – 12:00 The New Jersey Water Quality Accountability Act 
Matthew J. Maffei, NJDEP Water Resource Management, NJDEP

1:30 – 3:30 Safe Drinking Water Act Update 2017 – 2018 
Lead & Copper Rule Status, Water Quality Parameters, RTCR Update, UCMR4, Unregulated Contaminants and More.
Kristin Hansen, NJDEP – Bureau of Water System Engineering Kristin Tedesco, NJDEP – Bureau of Safe Drinking Water

1:30 – 3:30 Nutrient Overdose – Protect the Receiving Stream
Don Van Veldhuizen – USA Bluebook

(Contact Representative) 
Submersible Pumps: Inspection and Maintenance
Lift Station Safety
Magnesium Hydroxide in Wastewater & Water Systems
Rodman Lucas – Wrightstown MUA
Cal Stevenson – Park Pumps & Controls, Inc.
Andrew Rupprecht – Thioguard Sales Manager – Premier Magnesia, LLC

Thursday Session Handout - 10/19/2017
9:00 – 9:45 HDPE-A Fresh Perspective on An Old Issue 
Peter Dyke – Alliance for PE Pipe
Greg Ellwood – ISCO Industries

9:45 – 10:30 Level Measurement Transmitters “Applying Level Measurement” 
William Sholette – Endress & Hauser USA
Chris Garaffa – PCS Pump & Process

11:00 – 11:30 Cybersecurity and Cyber Risk Management
James Schaefer, P.E. – Suburban Consulting Engineers, Inc.

11:30 – 12:00 How to Keep Your Well Supply Reliable “Understanding the Symptoms” 
Karen Benson – Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Inc.



1:00 – 1:30 Innovative Coating Applications for Use in Storage Tanks 
Michael K. McAloon, P.E. – Suburban Consulting Engineers, Inc.

1:30 – 2:00 Preparing and Implementing an Asset Management Plan 
Zia Qureshi, P.E. – National Manager for Water & Wastewater
Schneider Electric

2:00 – 2:30 Energy Conservation “Common Sense Methods for Lightening the Load” 
David J. Applegate, P.E. – Kiely Family of Companies

2:30 – 3:00 An Alternative to Conventional Hydrant Flushing 
Jeff Favina – ValveTek Utility Service, Inc.