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EWRI: Leveraging GIS Capabilities for Water Resources Engineering

May 22, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Jacobs Engineering
5995 Rogerdale Rd
Houston, TX 77072

This presentation, by Erin Atkinson, P.E., GSP, of Halff Associates, Inc., will discuss how the latest GIS technology advancements can benefit water resources projects. These advancements in GIS cover a broad spectrum, from data processing and storage options for streamlining floodplain mapping to web and mobile GIS integration. Examples will be presented demonstrating a variety of solutions that support 2D modeling, field data collection, real-time data feeds and flood monitoring.

Agenda:      11:30 a.m.   Registration, Networking, and Boxed Lunches
                    12:00 noon   Presentation and Q&A
                     1:00 p.m.    EWRI Announcements
                     1:30 p.m.    Adjourn

Professional Development Hours:  Certificate for 1-hour event will be provided to attendees.

ASCE Members:         $30
Non-Members:           $50
Registration includes lunch.

Please pay by credit card online after clicking the "Register Now" button.

Sponsors:  Sponsorships are available for $250 each. Sponsors will receive:

  • One complimentary lunch; and,
  • Recognition on event posters, welcome screens, and verbally during the event (please email your high-resolution logo to mbloom at rgmiller dot com after you purchase your sponsorship).

Please note that additional attendees affiliated with the sponsoring organization will still need to separately register and pay the member or non-member cost.

Proceeds will cover the event cost and benefit EWRI-Houston activities.



Erin Atkinson is a Vice President and the GIS/Technology Practice Leader for Halff Associates, Inc.  He joined Halff in 2001 and has had the opportunity to lead a wide variety of Water Resources projects that integrate GIS and web-based solutions.   Erin is a registered Professional Engineer, Certified Floodplain Manager, Certified GIS Professional, and a graduate of Texas Tech University.


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