Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania


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Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Conference Program

Available PDF Presentations are listed next to Title


Monday, October 1

EPA Region 2 All Brownfield Grantee Meeting

Mobile Workshop: Brewing Brownfields Back to Life

Mobile Workshop: Big Machines, Big Industry

Get Acquainted Reception


Tuesday, October 2

Brownfields 101 Workshop (Presentation)

P1: Welcome Plenary

1A: Brownfields to Playfields: Put a Park On It!  (Presentation)

1B: Federal Cleanup Programs in the New Administration  (Presentation)

1C: Redeveloping Brownfields with Art, Entertainment and Innovation

Keynote Session (Presentation)

2A: Community Involvement  (Presentation)

2B: Environmental Sustainability: Planning for Smart Growth  (Presentation)

2C: Update on Vapor Intrusion Issues in Brownfields Development

3A: Downstream Shale-Manufacturing Opportunities For Brownfield Redevelopment  (Presentation)

3B: Brownfields for Sale (Presentation)

3C: Brownfields Revitalization & Environmental Justice for All (Presentation)

Exhibit Hall Reception
4:30-6:30 p.m.
Sessions are done for the day, now it is time to relax and enjoy some networking time with your fellow attendees during our Exhibit Hall Reception. The reception is set through the exhibit areas, giving you a final opportunity to network with the exhibitors during our Tuesday evening reception. A generous display of appetizers and beverage service is available for registered attendees.


Wednesday, October 3

4A: PFAS Primer for Brownfields Development (Presentation)

4B: TIF Trends: Policy and Practice (Presentation Moser)  (Presentation Pehur)

4C: Green Infrastructure on Brownfields  (Presentation)

5A: Brownfields Renaissance: Lehigh Valley Spotlight

5B: Managing Environmental Risks During Redevelopment  (Presentation Kokas) (Presentation Maxwell)

5C: Technical Aspects of Developing Brownfields for Industrial Use

6A: Urban Brownfields to Community Trails (Presentation Kleiner)  (Presentation McNamara)

6B: We built it. They came. We rebuilt it. They came. We reinvented it. They came in droves. Managing Change, Preparing for the Future and Being Cool About It

6C: Don’t Let Redevelopment Happen To You! (Presentation)

Exhibit Hall Luncheon
12:00-12:45 p.m.
Wednesday’s lunch is set throughout the exhibit hall, providing registered attendees the opportunity to lunch and learn, as they visit with exhibitors and enjoy our strolling buffet. Lunch is included in your registration fee.

Economic Forecast and Closing Remarks

Workshop: Winning EPA Brownfield Grants – Tips and Tricks for Success (Presentation)


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