International Low Impact Development

International Low Impact Development Training Workshop (Full-Day)

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8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Overview: Chris Crompton, County of Orange

LID/Green Infrastructure Around the World: A Multi-Continent Overview: Daniel Apt, Olaunu

LID in the International BMP Database: Eric Strecker, Geosyntec Consultants

China Sponge City Focus

China's Sponge City Practice: Zhang Linwei, Ministry of Housing and Urban Development of the People’s Republic of China 


10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

China Sponge City Focus (continued)

China’s Sponge City Construction: A Discussion on Technical Approaches: Jia Haifeng, Tsinghua University 

China's Sponge City: Perspectives from a Yankee Practitioner: John Lenth, Herrera Environmental Consultants

A Comparison Between Sponge City Program in China and Green Stormwater Infrastructure Program in the U.S.: Zhen Xiaoyue, Tetra Tech


1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Americas and Oceania Focus

Adapting LID for a Remote Island (There is No Sandy Loam in New Zealand): Elizabeth Fassman-Beck, Stevens Institute of Technology

Delivering City Greening Through Stormwater Management: Ana Deletic, University of New South Wales 


3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Americas and Oceania Focus (continued)

LID in Chile: Daniel Apt and Brad Parks, Olaunu 

Assessment of LID Effectiveness at Different Scales  

Overview of LID Monitoring and Assessment: Michael Trapp, Michael Baker International and Matt Yeager, Yeager Consulting

City of Calgary Source Control Practice (Low Impact Development) Guidance and Monitoring Results: David Seeliger, MPE Engineering 

Questions and Wrap-Up