March 18, 2019

Geosyntec Staff Contribute to the AEHS 29th Annual International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air

Geosyntec professionals Ravi Arulanantham, Rula Deeb, Robert Ettinger, Theresa Gabris, Matthew Mraw, and Sam Williams will make technical contributions at the Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) 29th Annual International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air at the DoubleTree Mission Valley in San Diego, California on March 18-21, 2019.

Geosyntec-led contributions include four platform presentations, one session chair, one poster presentation and one workshop moderator. Additionally, Sam Williams served on the West Coast Conference Scientific Advisory Board.

March 2019 marks the twenty-ninth annual gathering of environmental professionals to the Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air. For the past twenty-eight years, this annual conference has helped to bring the environmental science community closer together by providing a forum to facilitate the exchange of information of technological advances, new scientific achievements, and the effectiveness of standing environmental regulation programs. The International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air and AEHS Foundation Semi-Annual Meeting offers attendees an opportunity to exchange findings, ideas, and recommendations in a professional setting. The strong and diverse technical program is customized each year to meet the changing needs of the environmental field.

The Association for Environmental Health and Sciences Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, member-supported, professional organization. Its purpose is to facilitate communication and foster cooperation among professionals concerned with the challenge of soil, sediment, and water assessment, cleanup, and protection.

Geosyntec Participation

Session: Environmental Issues Associated with the Cannabis Industry
Session Chair: Sam Williams, Geosyntec Consultants, San Diego, CA
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., March 19, 2019
Location: Great Room 6

Presentation Title: What 's all the Buzz and Environmental Concerns Regarding the Cannabis Industry?
Presenter: Sam Williams, Geosyntec Consultants, San Diego, CA
Session: Environmental Issues Associated with the Cannabis Industry
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., March 19, 2019
Location: Great Room 6

Poster Presentation Title: Accounting for Background Sources for Risk-Based Decision Making at Vapor Intrusion Sites
Presenter: Robert Ettinger, Geosyntec Consultants, Santa Barbara, CA
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., March 19, 2019
Location: West Foyer

Workshop 7 Title: Desalination of Sea Water – Challenges in Creating a New Water Resource
Moderator: Ravi Arulanantham, Geosyntec Consultants, Oakland, CA
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., March 19, 2019
Location: Shutters West 1

Presentation Title: The Invisible VI Pathway: Evaluating TCE Diffusion Through Concrete
Presenter: Matthew Mraw, Geosyntec Consultants, Blue Bell, NJ
Session: Session 12
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., March 20, 2019
Location: Gallery

Presentation Title: Using Mass Flux to Inform VI Mitigation System Termination Decisions
Presenter: Theresa Gabris, Geosyntec Consultants, Washington, DC
Session: Session 16
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., March 21, 2019
Location: Gallery

Presentation Title: Per-and Poly-fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS): ITRC 's Team Progress and the Latest Information
Presenter: Rula Deeb, Geosyntec Consultants, Oakland, CA
Session: Session 18
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., March 21, 2019
Location: Great Room 6

More Information

About the event: http://www.aehsfoundation.org/West-Coast-Conference.aspx
Event program: http://www.aehsfoundation.org/Member/aehsfoundation/Files/Prelim%20-%20WC2019v5.pdf
About AEHS: http://www.aehsfoundation.org/About-AEHS-Foundation.aspx
For consultation regarding soil, water, energy, or air, contact Sam Williams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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