2013 ASCE Tri-County Workshop (State of South Florida's Infrastructure)
Friday, May 10, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
4.0 PDH credits will be offered to those who attend.
Session 1: Water Resources
Moderator: Jose L. Lopez, P.E.
Douglas Yoder, Ph.D. (MDWASD) - Miami-Dade County WASD update
Alan W. Garcia, P.E. (BCWWS) - Broward County WWS update
Maurice Tobon, P.E. (PBCWUD) - Palm Beach County WUD update
Tommy B. Strowd, P.E. (SFWMD) - C51 and L8 Reservoirs
Session 2: Transportation
Moderator: Javier Manso, P.E.
Victor R. Ortiz, P.E. (CSA Group) – Port of Miami Tunnel CEI
Jaime Lopez, P.E. (RS&H) – SFECC Commuter Rail Study n/k/a Tri-Rail Coastal Link
Kelley Hall, P.E. (FDOT IV) – I-595 Improvements
Steven Weisner, P.E., J.D. (FLL) – FLL Airport Improvements
Keynote Speaker: Steven Scroggs (FPL) – Turkey Point, Energy Policy, Renewables Policy Incentive
Session 3: Climate Change / P3s
Moderator: Camille Dominguez, P.E.
Jason A. Johnson, P.E. (CDM Smith)
Rick Gonzalez, AIA (REG Architects) and Michael D. Karsch, Esq. (Belson Karsch, LLC) – WPB Transit Village
Jeffrey R. Kivett, P.E. (SFWMD) – Everglades Restoration Plans
Terry A. Clark, AICP, PMP (Cardno ENTRIX) – Northern Everglades Payment for Environmental Services
Session 4: Public Policy Panel
Moderator: Christopher A. Zavatsky, E.I.
Humberto P. Alonso, Jr., AIA (Atkins)
Bertha M. Goldenberg, P.E., LEED Green Associate (MDWASD)
Peter M. Moore, P.E. (Chen Moore)
Mayor Kristin Jacobs (Broward County)
Infrastructure financing (role of design-build and P3s moving forward)
International funding for infrastructure
Balance of taxing the public to invest in future
Role of design professionals (leadership wise) in public policy
Importance of getting involved (PEs)
The American Society of Civil Engineers invites you to participate in a 3/4-day workshop worth 4 PDHs with panel discussions by legislators, regulators and policy implementers involved in South Florida’s infrastructure and environmental monitoring. This workshop provides an open forum for professionals, elected officials and the general public to discuss concerns in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Proceeds will be shared equally by the Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Branches to fund student scholarships.
Jose L. Lopez, P.E., M.ASCE (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Javier Manso, P.E., M.ASCE (email@example.com)
Camille Dominguez, P.E., M.ASCE (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Christopher A. Zavatsky, E.I., A.M.ASCE (email@example.com)
Sponsorships at the Gold ($500) and Silver ($300) levels are available. Contact Chris Zavatsky (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details.