Meeting Schedule 2020-2021

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All speakers and venues are subject to change

All speakers and venues are subject to change

September 16, 2020
Webinar – 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Zoom
“COVID Effects on Industries and What is Being Done”
Best Practices for Workplace Preparedness – Jim Boguslawski, EPA Certified COVID Planner – Download presentation slides here

COVID Response Tactics – David Cozzi, SET Environmental, Inc. –  Download presentation slides here

Webinar video COMING SOON!

November 18, 2020
Webinar – 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Zoom
“MWRD Updates and Resiliency During COVID”

Jennifer Wasik, Assistant Director of Monitoring & Research
MWRDGCDownload presentation slides here

View the Presentation Here

Taking nominations for the 2020 E. Ted Erickson Distinguished Environmental Professional Award

January 20, 2021
Webinar – 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Zoom

“Calumet First and Forever:  Draining the South Area of Chicago and Territorial Expansion”

Dick Lanyon, author, and former Executive Director of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), will present topics from his book. Download Presentation Slides Here

View the Presentation Here

February 17, 2021
Webinar – Noon to 1:00 PM on ZOOM

IWWSG / IWEA Joint Pretreatment Meeting

INEOS Nitriles in Aurora, IL will be giving a “virtual tour” and sharing how they manufacture nitriles and their pretreatment.

Download the Presentation Slides Here

March 17, 2021

Location or Webinar TBD
Allison M.W. Swisher, P.E
Department of Utilities, City of Joliet

“Water Demand Needs for Southwest Chicago”

May 19, 2021
Tentative
Portage Park Hike – Field Trip, Chicago, IL 

Boxed Lunch/Catered or Irish Times


Meeting Schedule and Presentation Links Archive 2019-2020

September 18, 2019
Tuscany, Chicago
“Sustainability Issues in Cook County”
Deborah C. Stone, Director Environment and Sustainability, Cook County Environmental Control

Presentation of the E. Ted Erickson Distinguished Environmental Professional Award

Download the Presentation Slides Here: IWWSG Deb Stone Cook County Sustainability 9-18-2019

November 20, 2019
Wildfire Chicago
“A Board Perspective on the Future of the District”, Kari K. Steele, President, MWRDGC Board of Commissioners and
Jennifer Wasik, “M&R User Charge Update and Rate Effectiveness”

MWRDGC

Download the Presentation Slides Here:  IWWSG Meeting MWRD IWD Update Presentation

Taking nominations for the 2020 E. Ted Erickson Distinguished Environmental Professional Award

January 15, 2020
Nia’s Mediterranean, Chicago
“Designing Environmental Health and Safety into New Construction”
Tim Fisher, Director of Practices and Standards for the American Society of Safety Professionals

Speaker Bio:  Tim Fisher Staff Bio

Download the Presentation Slides Here:  Prevention Through Design Slides

February 19, 2020
Maggiano’s in Oak Brook
IWWSG / IWEA Joint Pretreatment Meeting
Chad Kruse, Manager, Office of Energy, Illinois EPA
“IEPA’s Energy Assessment Program”

Speaker Bio:  Chad Kruse Bio

Download the Presentation Slides Here:  IEPA Energy Assessments and Funding

March 18, 2020 – CANCELLED
Yacht Club, Chicago
Allison M.W. Swisher, P.E
Department of Utilities, City of Joliet

“Water Demand Needs for Southwest Chicago”

May 13, 2020 – CANCELLED
Uncommon Ground, Chicago
Tour of S&C Electric Company Plant, Chicago, IL