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EBC Professional Development Program: Dam Practice for the Ascending Professional – An Advanced Introduction

When:
April 18, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where:
Tetra Tech
100 Nickerson Road
Marlborough
MA
Contact:
617-505-1818E-mail

Thank you to our Collaborating Organization

Thank you to our Silver Sponsor

Please join the EBC Ascending Professionals Committee and the EBC Dam Management Committee for an evening program that will focus on current and emerging issues in Dam Practice. This program aims to provide a brief introduction and terminology used in the field, a perspective on dam management as a key tool from flood damage reduction, dam safety and dam inspection, and a preview on upcoming issues. The talks will be given by young and seasoned industry professionals. Attendees will leave the program with fresh and relevant information on important aspects of Dam Practice.

Ample time for Q&A will be available during the moderated discussion following presentations.

Final Agenda – Professional Development Program – Dam Practice for the Ascending Professional

Presentations are posted to the Presentations section of the EBC website.

 

Agenda

Program Co-Chairs:

  • Tyler Parent, Fisheries Scientist, Normandeau Associates, Inc.
  • Juan M. Pestana, Senior Principal, Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.

Speaker Agenda:

The Role of Dams in Flood Damage Reduction – A Systemic Approach

  • Colonel (ret.) Curtis Thalken, Senior Vice President / Chief Operating Officer, Normandeau Associates, Inc.

Why Dam Safety? Current Practice and New Initiatives

  • Matthew Bellisle, P.E., Senior Vice President, Pare Corporation

Dams and Fish Survival – A Fisheries Perspective

  • Tyler Parent, Fisheries Scientist, Normandeau Associates, Inc.
Attendee List

Zachary Baum Tighe & Bond, Inc. Project Engineer 2
Zachary Baum Tighe & Bond, Inc. Project Engineer 2
Steve Bouley Tetra Tech Senior Project Engineer
Marissa Carvalho Environmental Partners Group Environmental Scientist
Andrew DaSilva Pare Corporation Senior Engineer
Mike Lundsted SumCo Eco-Contracting Project Coordinator
Connor Nolan SumCo Eco-Contracting, LLC Project Coordinator
Juan M Pestana Geosyntec Consultants Senior Principal
Belle Procaccini SumCo Eco-Contracting Landscape Foreman
Chris Stockwell SumCo Eco-Contracting Chief of Project Development
Jillian Thompson RIDEM Conservation Engineer
Sara White Tetra Tech Senior Project Engineer