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April Technical Speaker 1

TECHNICAL SPEAKERS: Ms. Anita Hollmann, Program Manager, Houston Public Works Tech Session 1: "Houston Bikeways within Houston Public Works" Anita Hollmann is the Program Manager for the Houston Bikeways within Houston Public Works (HPW). Influential in the development of the Houston Bike Plan...

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March Technical Speaker 1

Tech Session 1: "Revegetating Difficult Sites” Ms. Lauren Alaniz, Director of Sales, ECBVerdyol, Bio The presentation would go over how using these types of products can increase the vegetation success on sites when used as a topsoil replacement or when used in conjunction with less than...

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March Technical Speaker 2

Tech Session 2: "Tapping on Opportunities in the Water Sector That Protect the Environment” Ms. Paula Paciorek, Water Resources Manager, Galveston Bay Foundation, Bio The San Jacinto-Trinity Watershed currently homes 12 million people (almost half of Texas’ current population). This...

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February Technical Speaker 1

Tech Session 1: "The State of Federal and Transportation Funding and Why It Is Important to Local Governments” Mr. Jim Webb, AICP, Chief Executive Officer, The Goodman Corporation, Bio Hike and Bike Trails are becoming an integral part of Texas cities and provide some big benefits. But ...

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February Technical Speaker 2

Tech Session 2: “Principals of Low Impact Development Multifunctional Design” Mr. Steven F. Albert, P.E., CFM, Principal, Sherwood Design Engineers, Bio Mr. David Batts, LEED AP, Director, EcoServices System Sales, Bio The presenters will focus on the use of Low Impact Developm...

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January Technical Speaker 1

Hike and Bike Trails (The How & Why) Ms. Weiershausen, P.E., ENV SP - Project Manager, RPS Hike and Bike Trails are becoming an integral part of Texas cities and provide some big benefits. But there are a variety of options and challenges to be considered during their planning and design. T...

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January Technical Speaker 2

Tax Incentives for the Engineering Industry Mr. Kevin Sullivan, P.E. - Partner, BRAYN Consulting The Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit and other related tax breaks save U.S. businesses more than $12 billion annually. Many owners, officers, and CPAs of engineering firms are unaware ...

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November Technical Speaker 1

Best Construction Practices Mr. Matt Cartwright, P.E., NACE Level 1 - Construction Manager, Freese and Nicholes, Inc. (FNI) The goal of the training is to provide personnel who are responsible for construction inspection and/or contract conformance site visits with some common best practices on ...

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November Technical Speaker 2

Texas Board of Professional Engineers - Professional Practice Update/Ethics Mr. Rick Valdes, Investigator V - Texas Board of Professional Engineers Updates on Board rule changes within the last year, general updates on initiatives the Board is working on, information on enforcement statistics, a...

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September Technical Speaker 1

Evolution of Professional Land Surveying Mr. Andrew Lonnie Sikes, P.E., R.P.L.S. In the 17th century the modern economy was in the early stages of development. World wide navigation was well established and trade and commerce were expanding. Technology was evolving in the early stages of the ind...

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