Southeast Regional Conference Agenda

Friday, October 4, 2013

Time

Session Title

Location

6:30 PM -

9:30 PM

Welcome Reception & Networking Session

Clough Commons: Roof Garden

 

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Time

Session Title

Presenter

Location

  8:00 AM -

  9:00 AM

Registration and Breakfast

 

Klaus Atrium

  9:00 AM -

  9:30 AM

Welcome from Georgia Tech & Regional Steering Committee Awards Presentation

 

Klaus 1116

  9:30 AM -

10:30 AM

Keynote Address: State of EWB-USA

Cathy Leslie,

Jerry Kirby (Lockheed Martin)

Klaus 1116

10:30 AM -

11:00 AM

Conference Competition Introduction and Break

 

 

11:00 AM -

12:00 PM

Effective Chapter: How to recruit & engage members in your chapter

Lily Ponitz (GT), Dayrin Mendez (UGA),

Jonathan Mead (DC)

Mason 3133

Travel Health & Safety

AnnMarie Spexet

Mason 3132

Engineering Sustainable Water Disinfection in Rural Peru

Kevin Hogan (UMCP)

Mason 2117

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships Presentation

Michael Saffle

Mason 1133

12:00 PM -

1:15 PM

Lunch

 

Klaus Atrium

 1:15 PM -

 2:15 PM

Mentor Session

EWB-USA Rep, TBD

Mason 3133

Effective Chapter: Leadership transitions in chapters

Ashley Accad (UF) Cody Heitman (UF), Sarah Peterson (NCSU), Jonathan Mead (DC)

Mason 3132

Community partnership, participatory planning, or intercultural communication

Susan Davis

Mason 2117

Solar PV

Lily Ponitz (GT)

Mason 1133

  2:15 PM -

  2:30 PM

Break

 

 

  2:30 PM -

  3:30 PM -

EWB-USA Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning

EWB-USA Project Manager

Klaus 1116

  3:30 PM -

  3:45 PM

Break

 

 

  3:45 PM -

  4:45 PM

Mentor Session

EWB-USA Rep, TBD

Mason 3133

Fundraising: Establishing and Building Relationships with Donors

Allie George (GT)

Mason 3132

Introduction to Water Distribution Modeling with EPANET

David Bell, CH2M HILL & EWB-GT Uganda Technical Leads

Mason 2117

The Impending Water Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Ken Bell & John Bauer

Mason 1133

  5:00 PM -

  5:15 PM

Closing

 

 

  7:00 PM

Corn Hole Tournament!

 

Rocky Mountain Pizza

 

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Time

Session Title

Presenter

Location

  7:30 AM -

  8:30 AM

Breakfast

 

Klaus Atrium

  8:30 AM -

  9:30 AM

Keynote: The Evidence Base for What Works in Water & Sanitation in Developing Countries

Susan Davis

Klaus 1116

  9:30 AM -

  9:45 AM

Break

 

 

  9:45 AM -

10:45 AM

Utilizing Mutualism to Institutionalize an EWB Chapter at your University

Justin Vandenbroeck (FSU)

Mason 3133

Technical Session – Water technology

AnnMarie Spexet

Mason 3132

Project Management Panel Discussion

Jessie Spruill (GT), Maya Basquin (UCF), Jonathan Mead (DC)

Mason 2117

Accounting for culture and community

Jennifer Barr

Mason 1133

10:45 AM -

11:00 AM

Break

 

 

11:00 AM -

12:00 PM

Career Development: General Tips and How to Sell EWB Skills

Jerry Kirby (Lockheed Martin)

Mason 3133

After the Water Turns On: Project Monitoring and Planning for the Future

Jessica Forrest (DC)

Mason 3132

Six Sigma: A Systematic Approach to Managing and Improving Processes

Janet Chang

Mason 2117

Community Contributions

Ashley Templeton & Joshua Knight

Mason 1133

12:00 PM

Closing & Awards