Agenda

Wednesday

October 23, 2019

8:00 – 9:00 am

9:00 – 9:15 am

9:30 – 10:20 am

Breakfast / Coffee

Opening Remarks

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

National Academy Update: What to Expect with the Next-Gen MSGP Industrial Stormwater Permit

Learn about the impacts of the National Academy of Science’s recent Multi-Sector General Permit report on industrial stormwater and discuss how manufacturing facilities can best prepare for the next generation stormwater permit.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Air Compliance: How to Succeed in a Minefield of Regulations

Discover how to best navigate numerous air compliance regulations while upholding environmental excellence from corporate to the facilities.

10:25 – 11:40 am

Keynote Presentation

Michael Shellenberger, Founder & President of Environmental Progress | Time Magazine 'Hero of the Environment'

Environmental impacts of manufacturing and why innovation is an imperative.

Speaker: Michael Shellenberger is a Time Magazine “Hero of the Environment,” Green Book Award winner, and the founder and president of Environmental Progress

11:40 – 12:30 pm

12:35 – 1:35 pm

Lunch

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

The Evolving Challenge of Stormwater: Innovations to Stay in Compliance

In a world of unfolding regulation changes for stormwater, it can be hard to consolidate and keep up. Learn about innovative technology and tools that will help your facility steer clear and stay in compliance.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Wastewater in Different Industries: Keys to Success Featuring a Case Study at a Compost

Navigating wastewater compliance is difficult. Learn from different industry perspectives keys to success and tips to stay ahead of the curve.

1:40 – 3:00 pm

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Wastewater Challenges: When Regulations, Stewardship and Corporate Budgets Collide

Wastewater treatment deals with a variety of challenges coming from regulation, environmental politics, and corporate budgets. Learn about how these parties are butting heads and how to ease these complications to build a successful wastewater program.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Stormwater TMDLs and Changing Benchmark Levels - Regulatory Changes & National Impacts

Learn about regulatory changes on Total Maximum Daily Loads in the CA stormwater permit, how it affects thousands of facilities who discharge stormwater, and how to make adjustments to avoid committing a direct violation of the permit.

3:00 – 3:15 pm

3:20 – 4:20 pm

Office Hours/Snacks

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Stormwater Learnings - What to Do When the EPA Gets Involved

Gather insightful advice on what to do when your facility is up for inspection by the EPA.

Track 2: Tactical Training

EPA Enforcement Initiatives - What to expect in Air, Wastewater and Stormwater?

With regulations and permits, the EPA sets initiatives to coarse facilities to be environmentally compliant. Receive knowledge on new changes to permits and notable risk factors for companies across air, wastewater, and stormwater compliance areas.

4:25 – 5:10 pm

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Public Transparency and Participation in Enterprise Stormwater Compliance

Today’s reporting databases make it so that facilities are transparent with the public about their status concerning environmental compliance. This session addresses the risks that come with having a company’s private information or reports accessible to the public eye. Learn how new technology can also help advance your company’s environmental compliance agenda in a time where your information is open for everyone to see.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Intro to Stormwater BMPs and Treatment Design

Receive an introductory workshop on the several possibilities in Best Management Practice design in order to meet your compliance goals.

5:10 – 5:30 pm

5:30 – 6:30 pm

6:30 – 8:00 pm

Networking

Cocktail Hour

Dinner Reception

Thursday

October 24, 2019

8:00 – 9:00 am

9:00 – 10:00 am

Breakfast / Coffee

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Spill Response - Training an Entire Company

Learning about procedures for handling spills can be difficult, especially if others in the company don’t have full-time jobs in environmental compliance! Gain valuable tips and tricks on how to facilitate others through a successful spill response training.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Mapistry Case Study: Thousands of Chemicals, Over 5 Million Square Feet and 1 Hazardous Materials Business Plan

Navigating state regulations in addition to individual city and county requirements proves a formidable challenge for many manufacturing facilities. With this case study, learn how Mapistry and our group of compliance experts conducted a comprehensive hazardous material inventory at a massive facility in just 6 days with 3 iPads.Discover how even the biggest of compliance headaches can leverage technology to adapt to change and mitigate risk.

10:05 – 11:10 am

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Haz Materials: 1000's of HMBPs - Strategies for Mastering Enterprise Compliance

Discover the recommended courses of action in order to build your own hazardous materials compliance strategy program, tailored for your facility.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Air Reg Refreshers

Update and expand your knowledge on current and new EPA air regulations. Gain tips and compliance tricks to ensure your facility maintains compliance.

11:15 – 12:15 pm

12:20 – 1:20 pm

Lunch

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Building Next Generation Compliance - Mapistry 2020

Come see the future of your environmental compliance program with Mapistry! In this session, hear Mapistry’s CEO discuss industry trends and how we’re innovating our solution to help you keep pace with these changes.

Track 2: Tactical Training

CERS and Manifesting - What to Expect!

As online reporting tools like CERS become more and more prevalent, public access to facility violations and enforcement actions is becoming the norm. Learn about the essential tips and new updates on CERS 3 to ensure successful HMBP and inventory submissions.

1:25 – 2:45 pm

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Anatomy of a Third Party Lawsuit: Learnings from Air, Wastewater, Stormwater, SPCC and Haz Materials Litigation

Learning about procedures for handling spills can be difficult, especially if others in the company don’t have full-time jobs in environmental compliance! Gain valuable tips and tricks on how to facilitate others through a successful spill response training.

Track 2: Tactical Training

SPCC Plans - Understanding the Different Types of Plans

Break down the key elements in constructing a practical, effective Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan. Identify your facility’s specifications to find which plan pairs best with those needs.

2:45 – 3:00 pm

3:05 – 4:05 pm

Office Hours/Snacks

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Hazardous Materials Violations - Legal and Regulator Panel

Gain valuable insight from panelists about the most common and preventable CUPA violations. Learn essential tips to ensure your enterprise avoids them.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Reporting - From Haz Waste to HMBPs...The Essential How-to Guide to Keep You in Compliance

Learn about developing an accurate, effective hazardous materials business plan for your facility.

4:10 – 5:10 pm

Sessions

Track 1: Executive Strategies

Policy and Environmental Compliance: How Policy Drives Regulations

Learn more about how to best navigate numerous air compliance regulations while upholding environmental excellence from corporate to the facilities.

Track 2: Tactical Training

Mapistry Case Study - From Regulation Change to Innovation (Customer Journey)

Learn how our customers work with the Mapistry team to design and deploy new software features for air quality management and how Mapistry customers shape the evolution of the platform.

5:10 – 5:30 pm

5:30 – 6:30 pm

6:30 – 8:00 pm

Closing Remarks

Networking/Cocktail Hour

Off-Site Reception