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2014 Spring Meeting Agenda

MONDAY, MARCH 31

Time Session Title Location
7:00 Registration Desk Open Callippe Foyer
Breakfast Tidewater
CLOSED State-EPA Breakfast Meeting on Budget 101 Surfbird
-- From Appropriations to Availability: Getting Funds to States
8:00 First Concurrent Session
Partnership and Performance Workgroup Surfbird
CLOSED Climate and Energy SubcommitteeCallippe
9:15 Break with Refreshments Tidewater
9:30 Second Concurrent Session
Shale Gas Caucus Callippe
-- EDF Commends Ohio EPA on New Air Standards
-- ICF Finds Cost-Effective Solutions to Methane Challenge
-- EDF Applauds Federal Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions
-- Colorado Adopts Methane and VOC Reduction Rules
CLOSED SESSION: ERIS Board Meeting La Mariposa Borracha
10:45 Opening Plenary Session Callippe
Call to Order
Host State Welcome
Keynote Presentation by California Governor Jerry Brown, Jr.
Announcements and Agenda Preview
Remarks by ECOS Incoming Executive Director Alex Dunn
Update on Activities of the ITRC
Update on Activities of the E-Enterprise Leadership Council
11:50 Buffet Lunch Tidewater and Surfbird
12:45 Air Committee Callippe
2:00 Break with Refreshments Tidewater
2:15 Third Concurrent Session
Federal Facilities ForumCallippe
Data Management Workgroup and E-Enterprise for the EnvironmentSurfbird
-- Preparing Your Agency and Budget for the NPDES E-Reporting Rule
4:15 Buses Leave for Optional Muir Woods Walking Tour Meet outside Callippe
5:45 Buses Leave for Dinner at Sweetwater Music Hall Meet outside Callippe

TUESDAY, APRIL 1

Time Session Title Location
7:00 Registration Desk Open Callippe Foyer
Breakfast/EPA Regional Administrators Breakfast Tidewater and Surfbird
8:00 Session on State Innovations Callippe
-- Nevada E-Permitting Presentation
-- Missouri Hazardous Substance Site Locator
10:00 Break with Refreshments Tidewater
10:15 Water Committee Callippe
-- Colorado River Drought - Central Arizona Project's Perspective
-- Managing Resources Through Drought in Southern Nevada
11:15 Planning Committee Callippe
-- Colorado Natural Disasters: Similarities and Differences
-- Iowa Silver Jackets Flood Risk Management Team
12:15 Buffet Lunch Tidewater and Surfbird
1:05 Keynote Presentation by U.S. EPA Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe Callippe
1:30 CLOSED SESSION: State-U.S. EPA RoundtableCallippe
3:00 Break with Refreshments Tidewater
3:15 Waste Committee Callippe
-- Ohio TENORM Legislation
-- Ohio NORM/TENORM Resources
4:15 Compliance Committee Callippe
-- Measuring Compliance in Indiana - Tom Easterly
-- Concepts for Future Direction of Enforcement Program Measurement - Cynthia Giles
-- Measuring Compliance Assurance - Ken Johnson, Exelon Power
5:15 Second Plenary Session Callippe
Call to Order
Update on Activities of ERIS
-- EPA ORD Response to State Research Needs
Selection of Host State for 2016 Spring Meeting

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2

Time Session Title Location
7:00 Registration Desk Open Callippe Foyer
Breakfast Tidewater
CLOSED State-EPA Breakfast Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Surfbird
8:00 Cross-Media Committee Callippe
-- Slideshow on West Virginia Chemical Spill – Randy Huffman
-- U.S. EPA Chemical Safety Slideshow – Jim Jones
-- Slideshow on California’s Chemical Safety Programming – Grant Cope
9:00 Closing Plenary Session Callippe
Call to Order
Resolutions Discussion and Voting
Preview of New and Sunsetting Resolutions for 2014 Annual Meeting
10:30 Break with Refreshments Tidewater
10:45 CLOSED SESSION: ECOS Executive CommitteeCallippe