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Here is a sneak peak of what we have in store for you at our upcoming Annual Conference • April 1 - 4 , 2012 • Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center TENTATIVE SCHEDULE VRWA 24th ANNUAL EXPOSITION AGENDA [TOPICS SUBJECT TO CHANGE] Board of Directors Meeting Access for Hollins Water/Wastewater Math Class (combined) or Emergency Management Class Golf/Clay Shoot Tournaments – Off Site Pre-Conference Meeting with Hotel Staff Exhibitor Set Up Time Water Tour – Salem Water Treatment Plant / Wastewater Tour – Western VA Water Authority (Offsite) Registration Exhibitors Sneak Preview with light refreshments Staff to Set-up Class Rooms/Prepare Registration Registration/Exhibit Hall Opens with Breakfast Concurrent Training Classes (4) 1] Water Quality Management Tools in the Distribution System: Active Mixing, Bio Film Removal & TRS 2] PPEA Delivers “Major” Success to Town’s Infrastructure 3] Karst Aquifers and How to Protect Your Drinking Water 4] Rates 101: Basic Fundamentals of Utility Financial Planning and Rate Break in the Exhibit Hall 1 ½ hrs. General Session/Annual Business Meeting Concurrent Training Classes (4) 1] Ice Pigging – Cleaning Water Mains with Ice 2] Coping with Crisis WW Treatment & Funding Solutions for Small Rural Communities 3] Water Well Rehabilitation and Maintenance – Green approaches to Save Money and Increase Production 4] VRA Programs and Services Lunch in the Exhibit Hall Concurrent Training Classes (4) 1] The Perfect Storm-How Goshen recovered from System Failure 2] Which Pump Should I Use? 3] Vortex Flow Insert 4] 10 Responsibilities of Board Members Break in the Exhibit Hall Concurrent Training Classes (4) 1] 3D Scanning Services for Utilities 2] Eliminating Surface Water Discharge 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 2012 5:00 pm 8:00 pm 8:00 am – 4:00 pm 10:00 am 11:00 am 11:00 am – 6:00 pm 1:00 pm 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 7:00 am 7:15 am – 8:00 am 8:00 am – 9:00 am MONDAY, APRIL 2, 2012 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm 7:00 am Through the Use of Rapid Infiltration Basins 3] Asset Management 4] Work Place Stress Issues Break in the Exhibit Hall Concurrent Training Classes (4) 1] Tanking Outside the Box 2] Control Your Control System Specification 3] Asset Management – Part 2 – GHD 4] Rethinking Your Contingency Plan Exhibit Hall – light refreshments Casino Night – light refreshments WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2012 Staff to Set up Class Rooms/Prepare Registration 7:15 am – 8:00 am Registration/Exhibit Hall Opens with Breakfast 8:00 am – 9:00 am Concurrent Training Sessions (4) 1] Passive and Active Water Tank Mixing Systems 2] Methods for Addressing TSS levels in WW Lagoons 3] Current Status of Alternative Onsite Sewage Performance Regulations in Virginia 4] Payment Options for the 21st Century 9:00 am – 9:30 am Break In the Exhibit Hall 9:30 am – 10:30 am Concurrent Training Sessions (4) 1] Flow Induced Failure of Copper Drinking Water Tube 2] Acoustic Inspection of Sanitary Sewer Lines 3] Membrane Treatment for Clean Water: An Overview 4] Bridging 20 th Century Technology to 21st Century Technology 10:30 am – 11:00 am Break – Final Booth Drawings 11:00 am – 12:00 noon Concurrent Training Sessions (4) 1] Things that Go Bump in the Dark – Waterhammer in a Water System 2] Aerobic vs. Anaerobic Digestion: Introduction to Theory and Economy 3] Fundamentals of Backflow Prevention Assemblies and Devices 4] Tracking Pump Station Ownership Costs: 9 year Asset Management Case Study 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm Closing Session/Water Taste Contest/ Awards Presentation, Big Give-a-Way along with the Rifle Drawing Attendees will also pick up their lunch at this time as Closing will be held in the Washington Lecture Hall. www.vrwa.org 33 TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2012 9:00 am – 9:30 am 9:30 am – 11:00 am 11:00 am – 12 noon 12 noon – 1:00 pm 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm http://www.vrwa.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Streamline - Spring 2012

From the President
From the Executive Director
Where is Virginia’s Groundwater?
Basic Management Skills
Planning or Piecemeal?
CPEs and YOU
The Sludge Bag
Fracking Rapidly Becoming Unpopular
Amazing We All Learned English!
Springtime Safety – Outdoor Hazards
Spotlight on Western Virginia Water Authority’s Blue Ridge Brawler
Wastewater Math
VRWA’S 24th Annual Exposition Agenda
Throwing My Loop
eLearning Benefits
Membership Application
Do You Know What Your VRWA Benefi ts Are?
Rural Water Review
VRWA Mailbag
Welcoming New Members
Training Calendar
Board Of Directors
VRWA Committees
Index To Advertisers/Ad.Com

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