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IFSMA Annual Fall Conference

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Otter Creek Golf Course Clubhouse
4100 NE Otter Creek Drive
Ankeny, IA  50021

(515) 965-6464
Mark A Land
515-964-2020 (p)
Registration is required
Payment in Full In Advance Or At Event
8:00 - 8:30 AM
Registration and Networking  
8:30 – 8:35
WELCOME – Sandy Pumphrey, P.E., CFM - IFSMA Chair 
8:35 – 9:25
Topic: Combining Conveyance, Infliltration, and Underground Storage to Solve an Historic Flood Problem 
Speaker: William Douglass, P.E., Bolton & Menk   
9:25 – 10:00
Topic:  East & West Nishnabotna Rivers Watershed Management Plan Implementation and Lessons Learned 
Speaker:  Cara Marker-Morgan, East and West Nishnabotna River Watershed Coordinator, Adam Rupe, Lead Watershed Planner, JEO  
10:00 - 10:15 BREAK 
10:15 - 11:00
Topic: Risk Rating 2.0 
Speaker: Chris Parsons, FEMA Region VII  
11:00 – 11:45
Topic: Catfish Creek, WMA’s and watershed management in Iowa 
Speaker: Dean Mattoon, City of Dubuque  
11:45 – 1:00 PM LUNCH PROGRAM 
IFSMA Annual Awards – Project of the Year and Floodplain Manager of the Year 
Speaker: Sandy Pumphrey, P.E., CFM – IFSMA Chair 
Luncheon Topic:  ASFPM Policy Update/Flood Science Center Overview 
Speaker:  Bill Brown, P.E., Flood Science Center, ASFPM 
1:00 to 1:30
Topic:  Spring 2019 Flooding In Omaha Metro Area: A Tale of Coincident Flood Peaks at Major Confluences      
Speaker: Bob Gregalunas, P.E., FYRA Engineering 
1:30 - 2:00
Topic:  Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir Management 
Speaker:  Kevin Grode, P.E., Corps of Engineers, MRBWM Reservoir Regulation Team Lead 
2:00 – 2:30 
Topic:   2-D in the Water Resources Mainstream: Eye Opening Case Studies of Simplicity & Value  
Speaker: Rachel Pichelmann, P.E., CFM, SEH, Inc. 
2:30 – 2:45 BREAK 
2:45 – 3:20
Topic:  Beaver Creek Watershed Plan 
Speaker: Greg Pierce, P.E., RDG & Craig Clarkson, P.E., Snyder & Associates, Inc. 
3:20– 4:00
Topic: Vendor TBD  
Speaker: TBD 
4:00   IFSMA Social – Tin Cup Bar and Grille in the Otter Creek Clubhouse 
5:00   Adjourn 
IFSMA - 31st State Chapter of the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM)