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States ERP Consortium Second Annual National Meeting

September 7th - 9th, 2008
Eldorado Hotel
Reno, Nevada
775-786-5700

Pre-Meeting Activities - Sunday, September 7th, 2008
7:00 - 9:00 ERP 101: Basics for beginners (Consortium Leadership)
OR
ERP Office Hours: Any and all questions answered and discussed including a conversation with Dr. R. Choudary Hanumara, University of Rhode Island Statistics professor and key partner in the RI UST Alternative Inspection Program. (Consortium Leadership)
OR
Tutorial: Upgraded ERP Automation Tools (Caitlin Rood & Marna Parslow, Tetra Tech)
Day 1 - Monday, September 8th, 2008
7:00 - 8:15 Continental Breakfast
8:15 - 8:45 Opening - Welcoming Remarks (Al Innes, Consortium Chair)
  • Kevin Dick, Manager, Business Environmental Program, Nevada Small Business Development Center
  • Leo Drozdoff, Administrator, Nevada Division Of Environmental Protection
  • Betsy Shaw (invited), Director, US EPA National Center for Environmental Innovation
8:45 - 10:00 State Roundtable Discussion [PDF] (Renee Bashel, Consortium Vice Chair) - 5 minute synopses of attendees' activities, status, issues (captured by note-takers), plus your plans for broadening or sustaining your ERPs.
  • What's the status of your ERP work?
  • What are some of the challenges you're facing?
  • Discussion
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 11:30 Work Group Session 1 - Reporting ERP Results [PDF] (Steve DeGabriele)
  • Review updates to the draft ERP Core Measures
  • Clarifying questions and discussion
  • Common Measures Project results, and how ERP automation tools link these results to the recommended Core Measures
11:30 - 12:30 On-Site Lunch provided (Bill Cass) - networking
12:30 - 2:00 Work Group Session 2 - Building ERP Support [PDF] (Renee Bashel, Beth Termini)
  • Multi-State approaches (and which sectors)
  • Connecting with industry
2:00 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 5:00 Hot Topics and Discussion (Beth Termini, Scott Bowles) - possible topics:
  1. Updates on last year's "new" sectors
  2. This year's "new" sectors
    • Integrating energy efficiency into ERPs (Julie Churchill, ME)
    • Fats, oil, and grease - "FOG" (Narragansett Bay Commission, RI)
    • Hospitals and health care - medical/pharmaceutical waste (Kathy Stewart, CO)
  3. New administrative approaches
    • Multi-agency ERPs - implementing ERP with and through local governments, e.g. POTWs, county or city health & environment departments, regional air districts (Kevin Dick, NV)
5:00 - 7:00 Return to hotel/dinner on your own
(Happy hour and dinner gatherings TBA)
7:00 - 9:00 Optional Evening Sessions / Including Multi-State Area Source ERP Discussion
Day 2 - Tuesday, September 9th, 2008
7:00 - 8:15 Continental Breakfast
8:15 - 9:30 Work Group Session 3 - Reporting ERP Results [PDF] (Steve DeGabriele)
  • Further clarification on Core Measures
  • Provide your feedback to the Work Group
  • Timeline to completion
  • Possible National Environmental Information Exchange Network grant application
9:30 - 11:00 Work Group Session 4 - Sharing Information (Caitlin Rood, Tetra Tech)
11:00 - 12:00 The Consortium's Next Steps [PDF] (Steve DeGabriele)
  • Discuss goals, organizational structure, resources, long-term possibilities and feasibility
  • Workgroup Focus: present & discuss vision for different resource scenarios
  • React to the Meeting

 

 

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