2019 NAEP Conference

The Environmental Landscape in the Age of Infrastructure Modernization

Sunday, May 19 – Thursday, May 23

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Times and topics are subject to change*

Sunday, May 19
Monday, May 20
Tuesday, May 21
Wednesday, May 22
Thursday, May 23

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Tuesday, May 21

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Conference Registration
Mezzanine Foyer
7:00 AM – 5:15 PM

Exhibits Open* and Poster Session
Calvert Ballroom

*Exhibit booths will be located in the Calvert Ballroom, and exhibit tables will be in the mezzanine foyer by registration.

7:00 – 8:00 AM Networking Breakfast
Calvert Ballroom
8:00 – 9:15 AM

Keynote address - Colleen Turner, Maryland Department of Transportation, with Zirzow, and Jim Roberts Scholarship Awards
Calvert Ballroom

Sponsored by: HNTB

9:15 – 9:30 AM Networking Break
Session Location: Calvert Ballroom International Room Baltimore Theater Maryland Room
9:30 – 11:00 AM

NEPA: Perspectives on Streamlining NEPA Reviews

Jomar Maldonado (Moderator)
Tom Hale
Mike Bialousz              Krithica Kantharaj
Kent Hale

Sponsored by: Blackwater Environmental Group

Cultural Resources: New Fields of Vision: Using Immersive Technologies for Public Outreach, Preservation, and Environmental Management

Josh Hohn
Tom Davis
Garret Root
Dalton Lavoie

Sponsored by: Register of Professional Archaeologists

No session - Visit the mezzanine to check out the poster sessions

Chesapeake Bay: Reducing the Chesapeake Bay Dead Zone

Daniel Sheer
Bill Ball
John Boland
Jeremy Testa
Xiaoting Chen

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11:15 AM – 12:45 PM

NEPA: Assessing Gentrification in Environmental Reviews


Cultural Resources: 
The Nexus between Environment, History, and Cultural Resources

Carrie Chasteen
Avery Fischer
Ilene Munk
Stephen Lecco
Lori Fox

Sponsored by: Sapphos Environmental

NEPA: Implementing
EO 13807 

Mike Mayer (Moderator)
Josh Fitzpatrick
Kris Thoemke
Jennifer Bring


Chesapeake Bay: How Existing Regulatory Requirements Help Protect the Chesapeake Bay

SunTemple Helgren (Moderator)
Christopher Holdridge
Peyton Doub

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12:45 – 2:00 PM

Luncheon Keynote Address – Peter Grevatt, PhD, Water Research Foundation, with Richard J. Kramer, and Norm Arnold Awards
Calvert Ballroom

Sponsored by: Anchor QEA

2:00 – 3:30 PM

NEPA: South Carolina Transportation Challenges: Navigating from Conception to Completion

Kristen Maines (Moderator)
Mark Mohr
Ward Marotti

Cultural Resources: 
Lessons Learned from the Washington State Convention Center SEPA/NEPA EIS Process

Heather Lee Miller (Moderator)
Michele Sarlitto
Alexander Stevenson

Planning and Permitting: Online
Tools to Support Efficient Planning

Joseph F. Musil Jr.
Ira Beckerman

Sponsored by: Quire

Remediation: In an Ever-changing Environmental Landscape, are Liabilities at Brownfield Sites Ever Really Extinguished?

Marc E. Gold
Darryl D. Borrelli

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3:30 – 3:45 PM Networking Break - Sponsored by: Florida AEP
3:45 – 5:15 PM

NEPA: NEPA Methods

Karen Frye (Moderator)
Michelle Rau
Ben Gaddis
April Crawley
Danny Reinke

Infrastructure Upgrades and the Environment: From Pipelines to Rockets: Addressing Impacts of Traditional and Emerging Infrastructure Projects on Earth...and Beyond

Samir A. Qadir
Fin Bonset
William R. Kramer

Planning and Permitting: Workshop—Valuing Expression: Leadership Roles/Responsibilities Within Interdisciplinary Teams

Ron Deverman
Barbara Stuckey

Remediation: Contamination, Public Exposure, and Bioremediation

Christopher Rua
James Occhialini
Holly Brown

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6:00 PM Free Time and Baltimore Orioles vs. the New York Yankees @ Oriole Park at Camden Yards


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*You may notice that the 2019 Conference program is incomplete. More information will be available in the coming months.