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Presentations from the 2019 Autumn Environmental Conference And Expo

The Autumn Environmental Conference and Expo combines the former Advanced Air Permitting and Water Quality/Stormwater Seminars. This event provides engineers, environmental managers, consultants, and the regulated community updates on permitting rules, requirements, issues, and regulations.

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Below are the slideshow presentations and other information provided at the Autumn Environmental Conference and Expo, held at the Palmer Events Center, October 08-10, 2019, in Austin, Texas.

These presentations include updates on water quality permitting rules, upcoming regulations, and the technical aspects of municipal, industrial, storm water, and sludge permits. The information in the presentations may change without notice.

Wednesday, October 09, 2019 Schedule

Time
Exhibit Hall 2 General Session Speakers/Presenters Speaker Biography Presentations
1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Water Quality Division Update/Section Manager Introductions/Questions & Answers David W. Galindo - Water Quality Division Director David GalindoAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
1:45 - 2:15 p.m. Texas Surface Water Quality Standards Debbie Miller- Water Quality Planning Division Debbie MillerAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
2:15 - 2:45 p.m. Procedures to Implement the Texas Surface Water Quality Standards (RG-194) Peter Schaefer - Water Quality Division Peter SchaeferAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
2:45 - 3:15 p.m. Exhibit Hall 1 - Break/Refreshments
3:15 - 4:00 p.m Nutrient Removal at Wastewater Treatment Plants Scott Willeford - Financial Managerial Technical Assistance Texas Rural Water Association (TRWA) Scott WillefordAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
4:00 - 4:30 p.m. Water Quality Based Effluents Limits (WQBELs) Becca Moore - Water Quality Division Becca MooreAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document

Thursday, October 10, 2019 Schedule

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. - Exhibit Hall 1 - Registration/Continental Breakfast/Visit Exhibits

Time
General Session Exhibit Hall 2 *Break Out Session Meeting Rooms 1&2 Speakers/Presenters Speaker Biography Presentations
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Stormwater TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP): Overview and Renewal Update Hanne Nielsen - Water Quality Division Hanne NielsenAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Annual Reports 101 Dan Siebeneicher - Water Quality Division Dan SiebeneicherAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
10:30 - 11:00 a.m Exhibit Hall 1 Break/Refreshments
11:00 - 11:45 a.m Construction General Permit (CGP) Macayla Coleman - Water Quality Division Macayla ColemanAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
11:00 - 11:45 a.m

Concurrent Breakout Session 1 Available

It's Not Easy Being Green: How Nutrients Are Assessed Within the Scope of the TCEQ's Antidegradation Determination
Lili Murphy - Water Quality Division Lili MurphyAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowMicrosoft PowerPoint Document
11:45 - 1:15 p.m Exhibit Hall 1 Luncheon
1:15 - 2:00 p.m Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) Initiative Anne Ruthstrom - Office of Compliance and Enforcement Anne RuthstromAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
1:15 - 2:00 p.m

Concurrent Breakout Session 2 Available

Municipal Land Application Permits
Julian Centeno P.E.,-Water Quality Division
Amanda Pirani, P.G.,- Water Quality Division
Paul Askenasy, Ph.D.,- Water Quality Division

Julian Centeno Adobe Acrobat PDF Document
Amanda PiraniAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
Paul Askenasy Adobe Acrobat PDF Document
SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
2:00 - 2:45 p.m Design Criteria for Domestic Wastewater Treatment Facilities 30 TAC Chapter 217
Louis C. Herrin III, P.E., - Water Quality Division
Louis HerrinAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
2:00 - 2:45 p.m
Concurrent Breakout Session 3 Available
Chapter 312 Closure Plans for Municipal Wastewater Treatment plants (WWTPs)
Chapter 312 Rule Revisions: Review of the Administrative and Technical Issues on Beneficial Use of Sewage Sludge
Jose Alfonso Martinez III- Water Quality Division
Brian Sierant - Water Quality Division
Jose MatrinezAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
Brian SierantAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
SlideshowMicrosoft PowerPoint Document
2:45 - 3:15 p.m Exhibit Hall 1 Break/ Visit Exhibits
3:15 - 4:00 p.m Uses of Domestic Reclaimed Water Baltazar Lucero-Ramirez, P.E.,  Water Quality Division Baltazar Adobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document
3:15 - 4:00 p.m

Concurrent Breakout Session 4 Available

Streams and Wetlands: 401 Water Quality Certification and Mitigation Banks in Texas
C. Brad Caston - Water Quality Division
Brad CastonAdobe Acrobat PDF Document SlideshowAdobe Acrobat PDF Document