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EVENT

2017 ASFPM "Flood Risk Management in the Heartland" Conference

April 28, 2017 -
May 05, 2017

Hope to see you at the ASFPM Conference May 1-3 in Kansas City, Missouri!  This annual conference is the most recognized floodplain event in the United State and brings together more than 1,200 floodplain experts.

Join us at exhibit booth #109 to chat with our own experts or plan to attend one of the technical sessions below. 

Tuesday, May 2
3:45 - 5:15 p.m. | Room: L3:3501-E
Session: 8th Annual ASFPM Foundation Student Paper Competition
Student Competition Coordinator, Moderator, and Judge: Mark Forest

3:45 - 5:15 p.m. | Room: L2:2503-A 
Session: C3- Advancements in Hydrologic Data & Methods
Moderator: Brinton Swift

Wednesday, May 3
1:30 - 3:00 p.m. | Room: L2:2503-B
Session: E3 - 2D Modeling & Mitigation 
"SMART Flood Risk Planning Using HEC-RAS 2D"
Presenters: Brinton Swift and Janelle Moyer

1:30 - 3:00 p.m. | Room: L3:3501-B
Session: E6 - Changing Risk Analysis Methods in a Changing World
"Climate Change & its Effect on the Resiliency of Our Dams & Levees"
Presenter: Scott Brand

1:30 - 3:00 p.m. | Room: L3:3501-B
Session: E6 - Changing Risk Analysis Methods in a Changing World
"Applications of Risk Informed Decision Making & Potential Failure Mode Analysis to Improve Resiliency of Critical Floodplain Infrastructure"
Presenter: Bob Beduhn

3:30 - 5:00 p.m. | Room: L3:3501-B
Session: F6 - Levee Risk Modeling
"Planning for Levee Breach in Dubuque, IA: Modeling & Development of Mitigation Strategies"
Presenter: Andy McCoy

Thursday, May 4
2:30 - 5:00 p.m. | Room: L3:3501-G
Training Workshop: Balancing Flood Protection & Floodplain Restoration
Presenter: Michael Vecchio