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46th Annual Conference - February 23-24, 2021

Best of the Best

Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center
730 Third Street
Des Moines, Iowa


Program Schedule - Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

7:00 – 8:00 AM Registration/Breakfast and Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 – 8:30 AM Daily Announcement Session
8:30 – 9:30 AM

Planning and Designing of a Radium Removal Facility:
Bellevue, Iowa (WT)

Marc Ruden, IIW

Pumps and Lift Stations & What Makes for a Happy Pump (WW)
Walter Eshenaur, ISG

9:30 – 10:00 AM Break/Exhibit Hall Open
10:00 – 11:00 AM

PFAS in Drinking Water Systems (WT)
Adib Amini, FOX Engineering

Unique Approach to Lagoon Solution (WW)
Isaiah LaRue, Nexom

11:00 – 12:00 PM 

Water System Upgrade: City of Adel (WT/WD)
Gary Brons, McClure Engineering        

Lagoon Optimization for 2021 and Beyond (WW)
Tom Hinde, Air Diffusion Systems

12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 PM

PFAS Forever Impact on Drinking Water Treatment (WT)
Rachel Kloos, ISG

Pump Upgrades (WW)
John Leto, Electric Pump

2:00 – 3:00 PM

Aquifer Storage and Recovery (WT)
Taylor Hopper, FOX Engineering

Iowa DNR Wastewater Updates (WW)
Tom Atkins, IDNR

3:00 – 3:30 PM Break – Exhibit Hall
3:30 – 4:30 PM

Onsite Sodium Hypochlorite Generation (WT/WD)
Jeff Rhodes, UGSI

Asset Management Fundamentals (WW)
Kirk Larson, SAM, LLC

* Topics subject to change.