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Geosyntec Staff to Contribute to RemTEC, The Remediation Technology Summit

Geosyntec professionals will make a significant technical contribution at RemTEC at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver on February 26-28, 2019.

Geosyntec-led contributions include conference co-chair, Rula Deeb, who will provide opening and closing remarks, one keynote speaker, two Scientific Advisory Board members, Mike Kavanaugh and Heather Rectanus, four platform presenters, two session chairs, one panelist and two workshop instructors. Additionally, Emily Stockwell and Chelsea Bokman coordinated RemTEC's Student Program which includes one-on-one student mentoring sessions, flash presentations during the opening keynote session and a poster competition. Geosyntec professionals will be present at booth #314 to meet with attendees and answer questions about remediation technologies.

Geosyntec created, designed and produced the scientific content and organizational schedule for the event.

Since 2009, the RemTEC has focused on advancing the environmental science and remediation industry. Dedicated to the exchange of ideas on environmental remediation science and technology, this Summit draws leaders from academia, the regulatory community, industry, federal government and consulting engineering firms.

Geosyntec Participation

Tuesday February 26

Title: Welcome and Opening Remarks
Presenter: Rula Deeb
Time: 8:30 – 8:40 a.m.

Title: Session #2 Vapor Intrusion
Session Chair: Dave Folkes
Time: 10:35 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Title: Three Decades of Vapor Intrusion Assessments – From J&E Modeling to the Current Array of Tools
Session Keynote Speaker: Robert Ettinger
Time: 10:35 - 11:15 a.m.

Title: Using Real-Time Data Monitoring During Large Diameter Auger Drilling with Steam and Zero-Valent Iron Injection to Evaluate Conceptual Site Model Effectiveness and Optimize Remedy Implementation
Platform Presenter: Jim Langenbach
Time: 3:55 - 4:25 p.m.

Wednesday February 27

Title: DPT Jet Injection for Remediation in Low-Permeability Source Zones: Full-Scale Treatment Demonstrated by 4 Years of High-Resolution Performance Monitoring
Platform Presenter: Dylan Eberle
Time: 9:10 - 9:40 a.m.

Title: Key Remediation Advances and What's Left for Us to Do?
Panelist: Peter Zeeb
Time: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Title: Session #12 Metals and Radionuclides
Session Chair: Jeff Gillow
Time: 1:45 – 3:25 p.m.

Title: ITRC Workshop #3 - Remediation Management of Complex Sites
Workshop Instructor: Eric Suchomel
Time: 1:45 - 2:25 p.m.

Title: Effective Treatment of Chlorinated Solvents in Clay and Silt Using Electrokinetic Techniques
Platform Presenter: Evan Cox
Time: 4:25 - 4:55 p.m.

Thursday February 28

Title: Opening Remarks
Presenter: Rula Deeb
Time: 8:30 – 8:35 a.m.

Title: Full Scale In-Situ Gaseous Reduction of Hexavalent Chromium in Vadose Zone Soils with H2S Gas
Platform Presenter: Kirk Craig
Time: 10:45 - 11:15 a.m.

Title: ITRC Workshop #4 - Managing PFAS Contamination at Your Sites: Site Characterization, Sampling, Fate and Transport and Remedial Alternatives
Workshop Instructor: Rula Deeb
Time: 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.

More Information

About the event: https://www.remtecsummit.com/
Event agenda: https://www.remtecsummit.com/agenda
Event handbook: RemTEC Attendee Handbook
Geosyntec Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Services
Geosyntec Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Statement of Qualifications (PDF 5.5 mb)
For consultation regarding remediation technology, contact Rula Deeb at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.