Feb 02, 2016

EC16 Rides Into Alamo City

IECA's annual convention heads to San Antonio

Join erosion and sediment control professionals in San Antonio for the International Erosion Control Assn.’s annual expo, Environmental Connection 2016 (EC16), at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

From Feb. 16 to 19, attendees will have the opportunity to choose from full- and half-day training courses, half-day and one-hour technical sessions, field tours, scientific poster sessions, and certification classes at the largest expo for the erosion control, sediment control and storm water industry. 

Exhibition & Special Events

EC16 will highlight four educational tracks: Erosion and Sediment Control, Storm Water Management, Surface Water Restoration, and MS4 Management. 

Visitors can view new technologies and network with other storm water professionals in the expo hall, open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 18 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Feb. 19. 

Steve Graham, assistant general manager of the San Antonio River Authority, will kick off the conference with a presentation on Feb. 17 at 7:30 a.m. 

Attendees can celebrate the event at the Expo Hall Opening Reception on Feb. 18 from 3 to 5 p.m. The conference will conclude with Poster Session Awards, presented at 12:30 p.m. on Feb. 19.

Visit www.ieca.org/conference for more information, and be sure to stop by the SWS booth, #227.

About the author

Amy McIntosh is managing editor of SWS. McIntosh can be reached at [email protected].