February 17, 2020

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Melissa Setz and Ryan Joslyn to Present on Waste Management at the Global Waste Management Symposium

Ryan Joslyn and Melissa Setz will present at the Global Waste Management Symposium (GWMS) at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa in Indian Wells, California on February 23-26, 2020.

Jeremy Morris, Ph.D., P.E. (Maryland) and Nicholas Yafrate, Ph.D., P.E. (Massachusetts) will both be moderating sessions.

Other Geosyntec professionals that will be in attendance are James Stout, BCES (Texas), Amy Padovani, P.E., and Justin Lottig (Oregon) .

Ryan is a Staff Engineer based in Florida focused on soil and groundwater assessment activities, along with remedial design, implementation, and optimization activities for a variety of private and public/municipal clients.

Melissa is a Project Engineer based in Georgia with a focus on geotechnical engineering and civil design, waste containment facility design, dam safety engineering, and CCR management.

Jeremy is a Principal Engineer and internationally recognized subject matter expert based in Maryland with more than 18 years of experience in the waste management and renewable energy sectors. While primarily engaged on North American projects, his international experience extends to Latin America, Europe, and Africa.

Nick is a Senior Engineer based in Massachusetts with more than 11 years of experience in geotechnical engineering design, geotechnical instrumentation, and solid-waste facility services.

This year's GWMS conference program will be more comprehensive than ever, delivering the critical content and research attendees need to know and that warrants the two-year wait. Industry experts will be covering the various topics.

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Presentation Information

Title: Characterization of Florida Landfills with Elevated Temperatures
Presenter: Ryan Joslyn, Geosyntec Consultants
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Monday, February 24, 2020
Track: Session One, Track B: Characterizing Elevated Temperature Landfills

Title: Organic Material Management at Closure of CCR Units
Presenter: Melissa Setz, Geosyntec Consultants, (Co-author: Jesse Varsho, P.E., P.G. [Wisconsin])
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m., Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Track: Track A: Coal Ash/CCR Management

Moderation Information

Title: Waste Management Planning
Moderator: Jeremy Morris, Geosyntec Consultants
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Monday, February 24, 2020
Track: Session 1, Track C

Title: Landfill Liners
Moderator: Nicholas Yafrate, Geosyntec Consultants
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Track: Session 6, Track A

More Information

About the event: https://www.wastesymposium.com/en/home.html
About Waste 360: https://www.waste360.com/about-us
For consultation regarding waste management, contact Melissa Setz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Learn more about Ryan: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-joslyn-571642168/
Learn more about Missy: https://www.linkedin.com/in/missysetz/
Learn more about Jeremy: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/jeremy-morris
Learn more about Nicholas: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/nicholas-yafrate