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2019 FALL CONFERENCE

ECONOMIC GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY: FINDING THE BALANCE BETWEEN POPULATION GROWTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

Tuesday, October 15th, 7:30am – 6pm, Broncos Stadium at Mile High

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW: According to recent census data, Colorado is the second fastest growing state in the nation with several front range cities ranked in the top 100 of fastest growing US cities. This conference will explore past, present, and future threats to Colorado’s environment, focusing on population growth. Presentations will focus on minimizing and mitigating the environmental impacts of land development, use, and natural resource extraction, and maximizing our enjoyment of what many of us consider to be the happiest place on earth.

CEMS will apply for CLE credits for the Conference

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Elizabeth Garner, Colorado State Demographer – Growing Forward: Population and Employment Trends in Colorado

INVITED SPEAKERS

Dr. Jill Engel-Cox, National Renewable Energy Laboratory – Renewable Energy for Industrial Environmental Management: Collaborative Studies Between Industry, JISEA, and NREL

Steven Emmen, Office of U.S. Senator Cory Gardner – Legislative Update

PLATFORM PRESENTATIONS

 Pre-Disturbance Planning: What’s in Your Toolbox? – Nathan Wojcik, SWCA Environmental Consultants

Denver Ozone Nonattainment Area – Sara Lubchenco, Tetra Tech and Melanie Granberg, Gablehouse Granberg, LLC

What Lies Beneath – Lessons Learned and Forecasting the Future of Construction Dewatering – Andy Safulko, Terracon and Christine Jochim, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP

Colorado River Compact: Drought Contingency Plan – Lee Miller, General Counsel, Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District

Do We Need China’s Market? Making Recycling and Composting Work – Megan Lane, City and County of Denver

Tolland Ranch Habitat Project: An Opportunity to Restore Ecological Services in South Boulder Creek – Noah Greenberg, SWCA Environmental Consultants

SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY
7:30AM – 8:00AM – Registration
8:00AM – 4:30PM – Presentations
4:30PM – 6:00PM – Reception

REGISTRATION FEES

CEMS Members ………………………………………………………………… $110

Non-Members (includes one-year membership)……………………… $165

Full-time, Registered Students with ID: …………………………………… $35

REGISTRATION INCLUDES

Continental breakfast; lunch; snacks and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the day; and happy hour reception with  hors d’oeuvres.

ATTENDEE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday , September 30th
(Registrations refundable if canceled on or before that date)

Registration fees:

To register for this event, complete the 2019 CEMS Fall Conference Registration Form with a check made payable to CEMS at:

CEMS, P.O. Box 2426, Evergreen, CO 80437-2426

OR

Pay online at PayPal here:


Conference Registration Online via PAYPAL



SPONSORSHIP, PROMOTE YOUR ORGANIZATION IN A UNIQUE VENUE:

Conference sponsorship is a great way to gain exposure for your business or organization in front of a wide array of like-minded professionals.  It also helps CEMS keep conference registration fees low while subsidizing student attendance.

 Your Choice of Sponsor/Exhibitor Levels:

 

  • “Touchdown” $800: YOU GET a sponsor table with premium location, full-page ad in program, 2 complimentary registrations, and single slide with logo or ad that will be broadcast at welcoming session and during breaks.
  • “Field Goal” $550: YOU GET a sponsor table, half-page ad in program, 1 complimentary registration, and shared slide with logo that will be broadcast at welcoming session and during breaks.
  • “2-Pt Conversion” $300: YOU GET a quarter-page ad in the conference program, and shared slide logo that will be broadcast at welcoming session and during breaks.
  • “First Down” $200: YOU GET named on a shared slide logo that will be broadcast at welcoming session and during breaks.

Company logos/advertisements will be broadcast on multiple TV screens throughout the venue

To sponsor this event, complete the 2019 CEMS Fall Conference Sponsorship Form with a check made payable to CEMS at:

CEMS, P.O. Box 2426, Evergreen, CO 80437-2426

OR

Pay online at PayPal here:


CEMS Fall Conference – Sponsorship
Table Options
Contact name and email address



Sponsorship Questions? Contact Michael Whelan at mwhelan@anchorqea.com or (303) 952-4850

Registration or General Questions? Erik Gessert at erik.gessert@terracon.com or (303)454-5277