December 14th Joint Societies Luncheon
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the Engineers Club of Hampton Roads (ECHR), and the Virginia Society of Professional Engineers (VSPE) cordially invite you to the
Joint Societies Luncheon to be held on Wednesday, December 14, 2016.
Topic: Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HSD) - Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow (SWIFT)
Guest Speaker: John J. Dano, P.E.
This presentation will be about the Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow (SWIFT). SWIFT is an innovative water purification initiative in eastern Virginia designed to ensure a sustainable source of groundwater while addressing environmental challenges such as Chesapeake Bay restoration, sea level rise and saltwater intrusion.
John “J.” Dano serves as HRSD’s Chief of Planning & Analysis and as program manager for the innovative Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow, also known as SWIFT. J., who received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech, joined HRSD in 2005 as a Project Manager. In that capacity, he has overseen some of HRSD’S more complex Capital Improvement Program projects. These include the expansion of the Atlantic Treatment Plant and the Nutrient Reduction Improvement upgrades at both the Nansemond Treatment Plant and the Virginia Initiative Plant.
A licensed Professional Engineer, J. also holds certifications as a Project Management Professional (PMP) and Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP).
Host: VSPE – Tidewater Chapter
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon (Sign-In); 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. (Lunch & Presentation)
Location: The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center
(Located at 4535 Commerce St., Virginia Beach, VA 23462)
Cost: $25.00 – Joint Society and SAME members, $30.00 – all others. Credit cards accepted online.
Cash and checks (payable to Tidewater VSPE) accepted at the door.
Seating is limited. Registration ends on Tuesday, December 13th. For additional information, contact Rick Tyler by e-mail at TidewaterVSPE@gmail.com.
If you have any special needs (dietary, disability, etc.), please specify them with your reservation. Changes to reservations and cancellations will be accepted until Tuesday, December 13th. Sorry, but no shows will be billed.