2017 CPOW Annual Education Conference

January 19-20, 2017

Sheraton Denver West

360 Union Blvd Lakewood, CO 80228

Late Registration Fee Increase extended to January 16, 2016

Conference Agenda

Time Topic
7:30 Conference Registration
7:30-8:20 Exhibitor Reception & Breakfast - Sponsored by Valley Precast Concrete Inc.
8:20-8:40 Conference Intro: "Farewell Address" from President
8:40-8:50 Incoming President's Address
8:50-9:00 Presentation of Scholarship Awards

9:00-9:20 NOWRA Update - Jim Bell

9:20-9:40 Regulation #43 Update - Chuck Cousino, CDPHE

9:40-10:40 Installation Keys for Long Term System Performance - Dr. Sara Heger

10:55-11:15 Education and Training - Warren Brown & Kim Seipp

11:15-11:45 CPOW White Paper Presentations - Simon Farrell

11:45-12:45 CPOW Annual Meeting and Lunch - Sponsored by SCG Enterprises


Indian Hills Groundwater Study - Roy Laws 

Professionalism-Representing the Onsite Industry - Jim Von Meier

Graywater - Melanie Criswell


Douglas County Nitrate Study - Warren Brown

Contractor Construction Management - Scott Kellogg

Implementation of Graywater Reuse in Colorado - Dr. Sybil Sharville


Using STUMOD to Predict Nitrogen Fate and Transport from OWTS - Kathryn Lowe

DOT Rules and Regulations for Commercial Operations of Light Duty Trucks and Driver- Dwayne Massner

Land Use Planning - Sheila Lynch & Warren Brown


Design Case Studies Large OWTS - Roger Shaffer

EPA 503 Regs - Randy McDonald

Groundwater Recharge - Jim Von Meier

4:15-6:00 RAFFLE!!! // Happy Hour - Sponsored by Infiltrator Water Technology

Time Topic
8:30 Conference Registration
8:30-9:00 Exhibitor Reception & Breakfast

9:00-10:00 An Overview of Decentralized System Nutrient Removal Issues and Options - Dr. Bob Siegrist

10:00-10:45 Products that challenge the performance of Onsite Systems: Impacts and Alternatives - Dr. Sara Heger

10:45-11:45 Finding ways to work together to make the OWTS process better/easier for everyone involved - Panel Discussion

11:45-12:30 Lunch


Design Case Studies- Annette Popish - Four Mile Canyon Distribution

Running a Comprehensive OWTS Program - Erin Dodge


Design Case Studies- Ella Anguiano

Permitting OWTS Designed with Pressure Distribution- Mitchell Brown 


Retrofit & Upgrades to Existing Systems - Paul Rutledger

Landscaping STA - Sara Heger

12:30-3:00 Distribution Demos (Elgen, Infiltrator, Netafim)

3:00-3:30 Final RAFFLE!!! // End Conference
CPOW Board Meeting

Conference Registration

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 2017 CPOW Membership required for Membership Pricing

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CPOW Educational Schedule

Mark your calendars for these upcoming events. Remember to register online.

2017 CPOW Annual Education Conference, Lakewood, CO, January 19-20, 2017

NAWT O&M 1 Class, Lakewood, CO, January 12-13, 2017

NAWT O&M 2 Class, Lakewood, CO,February 9-10, 2017 

NAWT Installer Class, Boulder, CO, March 17, 2016

NAWT OWTS Design Class, Eagle, CO, March 21-22, 2017

Colorado Soils Class, Castle Rock, CO, May 18-19, 2017

NAWT Inspector Class, Greenwood Village, CO, November 17-18, 2017

Additional courses may be offered if there is demand shown.

Please contact cpow@cpow.net if you are interested in additional classes.