Great Connections 2014 is a dynamic new conference and workshop co-organized by the Great Lakes and Great Rivers Chapters of theInternational Erosion Control Association (IECA). The 2014 conference will directly answer the needs of the agencies and operators in the host chapters’ 9 states and 1 province region (IL, IN, MI, OH, ON, WI, IA, KS, MO, NE). It will also further discussions and market development with and within bordering IECA zones. Great Connections 2014 will bring together contractors, stormwater professionals, designers and planners for a multi-day professional development and networking opportunity between key stakeholders in the public and private sectors.
The 3-day event will feature high-quality training and information designed to prepare attendees for the construction season and set the tone for longer-range planning on topics such as MS4, active and post-construction stormwater management, construction general permit (CGP) compliance and much more. Stormwater, erosion and sediment control, locally-driven policy and education initiatives will be explored. Speakers and content will range from the core focus of the IECA to trends in science and research on surface water quality, stormwater management regulations, and locally-led watershed improvement efforts.
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