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Seminar Series -"Water Talks"- Jan. 2018

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Main floor Town Hall- Room No 110, 453 W 12th Ave

Vancouver, BRITISH COLUMBIA V5Y 1V4

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CWRA SYP Vancouver Chapter is inviting you all to our Seminar Series“WATER TALKS” . This is the third of our four installations and will be full of presentations from experts from municipalities, consulting, research and academia. There will also be a networking session to meet experts in your field!

"Water Talks" is getting infamous for being seats filled out within 3 days! So, hurry up and secure your FREE entry by clicking on the REGISTER button now!

PLEASE NOTE, if you do RSVP, please make all effort to attend. If you do not attend but had already positively submitted your RSVP, you are taking a seat away from another interested person.

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Date & Time: Thursday, January 25, 2018

6.15 pm – 7.00 pm – Networking- sandwich platters will be there sponsored by CWRA BC Board of Directors

7.00pm – 9.15 pm – Presentations

Venue: Main floor Town HallRoom No 110, City Hall 453 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5Y 1V4

Cost: FREE! But, RSVP, is required. Also, donations are welcome at the registration table on the event day (Bring cash/coins if you would like to donate)

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Presentation Highlights

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Presentation 1: ACADEMIA

Title: Optimizing Information Flows to Learn About Water Flows

Presenter: Dr. Steven Weijs, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia

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Presentation 2: CONSULTING

Title: Numerical Modelling for Coastal Protection Quality Monitoring Program

Presenters: Dr. Shamsul Chowdhury, P. Eng., Senior Water Resources & Coastal Engineer Modeler, Parsons Corporation

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Presentation 3: RESEARCH

Title: Aquality - An Initiative to Advance and Support Water Quality and Water Treatment Practices for the Vancouver Aquarium to Manage 63,000 Aquatic Species!

Presenter: Skip Young, Water Quality Manager, Vancouver Aquarium, An Ocean Wise Initiative

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Presentation 4: MUNICIPALITY

Title: Living on the Coast: City of Surrey’s Journey to Adapt to Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flood Hazards

Presenter: Matt Osler, P. Eng, Senior Project Engineer, Surrey Drainage Section, City of Surrey

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SPACE IS LIMITED. SO, PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SEAT NOW!

PLEASE only RSVP if you are coming. If for some reason you are not able to make it; let us know in advance to open up seats for others.

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Vancouver, BRITISH COLUMBIA V5Y 1V4

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