Sept. 11 – 15 marked a busy week of outreach for ISI. President & CEO Anthony Kane took part in a Capitol Hill Briefing for congressional staff on Sept. 12, joined by speakers from ASCE and the City of Houston. He had the opportunity to provide a short presentation on the Envision framework at this briefing. ASCE Executive Director Thomas Smith, Jennifer Goupil, Chief Resilience Officer, ASCE, and Carol Haddock, Director, Houston Public Works also presented.
On Sept. 11, Anthony was in Virginia Beach, Va. for the WaterJAM 2023 Event. This is the Joint Annual Meeting of the Virginia Water Environment Association and the Virginia Section of the American Waterworks Association, and there is a special “Envision for Water/Wastewater Projects Workshop” on the agenda this year. Anthony joined in a discussion with seasoned professionals in the water sector, from Prince William County Service Authority, HRSD, Ulliman Schutte Construction, Arcadis, Arlington County Government, and Hazen and Sawyer. https://www.vaawwa.org/events/waterjam2023
On Sept. 13, Anthony attended the Committee For Dulles’s 2023 Sustainable Infrastructure Breakfast in Herndon, Virginia. A panel of technical experts, industry influencers, stakeholders, and community leaders will examine opportunities and challenges ahead in sustainability and resilience: Robert W. Lazaro, Jonathan Matheny, Emily Feenstra, Matt Reiffer, Anthony Kane, and J. Michael Sawyers (moderator). https://www.committeefordulles.org/events/sustainable-infrastructure-2023