Please see notice below that may be of interest to NJSWEP members.
THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEERS
New Jersey Post, in collaboration with
PASSAIC RIVER INSTITUTE
The Perfect Storm
Challenges Facing 21st Century Sediment Management in the NY/NJ Harbor Watershed
Please join S.A.M.E NJ Post, in collaboration with Passaic River Institute, at Montclair State University on Earth Day – Wednesday, April 22nd to learn and engage about integrated environmental/sediment management applications in the New Jersey / New York regions!
CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH US!
Breakfast Program Overview: Presentations with follow-up discussions will include speakers and experts on NJ/NY environmental sediment management and restoration programs and projects that are case specific for our complex urban sediment management environment. Eric Stern, Research Associate of Montclair State University, will present an overview of the "The Contaminated Sediment Perfect Storm," focusing on the unprecedented intersection of several mega-site Superfund sediment clean-ups all within the NJ/NY watershed and how that fits into a Regional Sediment Management framework.
Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Location: The Conference Center at Montclair State University
Driving and Parking Directions and Train Access
1 Normal Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043
Agenda: 7:30am –8:00am Registration
8:00am – 10:00am Program Speakers
10:00am – 11:00am Networking
A Breakfast buffet and beverages will be provided during the Program
Introductory Robert S. Prezant, Ph.D., Dean, MSU College of Science and Mathematics
Welcome: Meiyin Wu, PhD., Director, Passaic River Institute
Speakers: Eric. A. Stern, Research Associate, MSU College of Science and Mathematics
New York District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
John Schaffer, Tetra Tech
Cost: $35.00 S.A.M.E. NJ Member/Non-Members
$20.00 Government / Student / Young S.A.M.E. NJ Member
Sponsorship: $200 Per Company – Sponsors logo will be added to website and program signage.
Register online at http://www.samenj.com