Visit SCS Engineers’ Booth (417) and meet several SCS Professionals who are participating in the National Brownfields Training Conference in Los Angeles, California, in December, including Mike McLaughlin, SCS Senior Vice President of Environmental Services.
The theme of the conference, which will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, December 11-13, is “Sustainable Communities Start Here.”
The conference is co-sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA). Offered every two years, the conference is the largest gathering of stakeholders focused on cleaning up and reusing formerly utilized commercial and industrial properties.
The conference will include dozens of educational sessions that encourage conversation and participation from fellow attendees. Topics include:
What to Expect
The heart of Brownfields 2019 is a dynamic educational program of speakers, discussions, mobile workshops, films and other learning formats that are calibrated to provide you with case study examples, program updates, and useful strategies for meeting your brownfield challenges head on. Featuring dozens of educational sessions and mobile workshops including many showcasing the City of Angels and the redevelopment in the surrounding region, the exceptional training offered by the conference has something for both beginners and seasoned professionals. There will be over 100 educational sessions and numerous networking opportunities to discuss new practices, share success stories, and stimulate new ideas.
The conference features a vibrant exhibit hall and other activities catered towards companies conducting brownfields cleanup and redevelopment. The exhibit hall will feature upwards of 150 booths housing federal agencies, engineering firms, developers, environmental cleanup companies, legal and financial expertise, nonprofits, and other types of organizations.
Who Should Attend
If you are in the brownfields industry or are part of a locale with a brownfields site, and you are looking to revitalize your community, spur economic growth, restore the environment, and protect the public health, then don’t miss Brownfields 2019. Individuals who may be interested include:
Mark your calendars and be sure to register for an excellent three days of training, networking and business development!
Meet SCS Professionals Christine Stokes, Mike Schmidt, and John Tabella and visit SCS’s Booth at Brownfield Listings’ Opportunity Zone Boot Camp & Pitch Competition at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in Newark, New Jersey, on October 17.
The Boot Camp will feature educational sessions with a robust program ranging from the basics of real estate development up to advanced topics such as public programs, best practices, pitfalls, and possibilities.
There will also be a live Pitch Competition pitting people with real projects before a panel of experts to judge who has the most competing and impactful OZ investment opportunity.
OZ Boot Camp & Pitch attendees will take away a start-to-finish primer of innovative techniques, instructive examples, and best practices to give them a competitive edge for advanced real-world redevelopment projects.
Sponsors of this event include NJIT, the Center for Creative Land Recycling, and the Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast.