Agenda

 

8:00-8:20 Registration
8:20-8:30 General Welcome
8:30-9:00 Introductions
9:00-9:15 Opening remarks

Why the Atlantic Stormwater Initiative, and the goals of the day

9:15-10:00 Sector SW Scenario

Case study on stormwater management

10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-11:00 Regulations and Barriers

Panel discussion:

Moderator: Jocelyne Rankin, Ecology Action Centre

Peter Duncan, City of Halifax

Graham Fisher, Province of Nova Scotia

Peter McLaughlin, Province of New Brunswick

Margot Young- EDM Environmental Design and Management, Ldt.

11:00-12:00 Keynote- Dr. Jiri Marsalek

“Evolution of stormwater management: The current emphasis on LID measures”

12:00- 12:15 ASI Network
Description of the ASI Network
12:15-1:15 Lunch
1:15- 2:00 Business case for stormwater management

Panel discussion:

Moderator: Rochelle Owen, Dalhousie University

Jiri Marsalek, Canada Centre for Inland Waters

Kenda MacKenzie- Halifax Water

Steve Olmstead- Insurance Bureau of Canada

Brad Harnett- Seven Lakes Developments Ltd.

2:00- 2:45 Stormwater Management in Atlantic Canada

Preparation of pop-up presentations on stormwater management by sector/region

2:45-3:00 Break
3:00- 3:45 Stormwater Management in Atlantic Canada con’t.

Pop-up presentations

3:45-4:00 Feedback and Evaluation
4:00- 4:15 Conclusion
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