Smarter Water Management Poster Showcase

Application of Artificial Intelligence in the Municipal Water/Wastewater Industry

  • Authors: Tarras, M., Tarras, B., Gaffoor, T., Vedut, M.
  • Organizations: The Municipal Infrastructure Group Ltd., EMAGIN Clean Technologies Inc.
  • Presented by: Mark Tarras, Founding Partner, The Municipal Infrastructure Group Ltd.
  • Associated Tracks: Smarter Ways to Innovate

Challenges and Successes of 8-year Old Bioretention System

  • Authors: Spraakman, S., Drake, J.
  • Organizations: University of Toronto
  • Presented by: Sylvie Spraakman, Ph.D. Student, University of Toronto, Department of Civil Engineering
  • Associated Tracks: Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design, Smarter Infrastructure Financing and Design, Smarter Ways to Innovate

Collaborating to Increase Urban Flood Resiliency in Ontario

  • Authors: Ontario Urban Flooding Collaborative
  • Organizations: Green Communities Canada
  • Presented by: Clara Blakelock, Water Programs Manager, Green Communities Canada
  • Associated Tracks: Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design, Smarter Infrastructure Financing and Design

Eastgate Park Stormwater Management Facility – Underground Storage to Reduce Cooksville Creek Flooding & Integrate Public Park Space

  • Authors: Rayner, S. & Murray, R.
  • Organizations:  COLE Engineering Group, Infrastructure Planning, Markham, ON; City of Mississauga, Environmental Services, Mississauga, ON; ADS Canada (StormTech Chamber Supplier)
  • Presented by: Samantha Rayner, Designer, Infrastructure Planning and Ryan Murray, Water Resources Designer
  • Associated Tracks: Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design

Financial Planning Tool to Develop Sustainable and Affordable Rates

  • Authors: Burnham, A.
  • Organizations: Stantec
  • Presented by: Andy Burnham, Vice President, Financial Services, Stantec
  • Associated Tracks: Smarter Infrastructure Financing and Design; Working Smarter with Customers

How Best to Protect our Water Sources: The Bigger Picture

  • Authors: Holland, D., Umble, A., and Simm, R.
  • Organizations: Stantec
  • Presented by: Don Holland, Vice President, Water, Stantec
  • Associated Tracks: Smarter Ways to Innovate; Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design

Intelligent Water Research and the Future of Smart Water

  • Authors: Pramanik, A; Moeller, J.C.
  • Organizations: The Water Research Foundation
  • Presented by: Jeff Moeller, Director of Water Technologies, The Water Research Foundation
  • Associated Tracks: Smarter Ways to Innovate, Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design

Lessons Learned in Developing Watershed Planning Guidance for Planning Authorities in Ontario

  • Authors: Quin, L., Wynia, M., Black, L., Boston, T., Morris, K., Palmer, M., Palmer, A., Moss, D., & Dubé, M.
  • Organizations: Skelton Brumwell & Associates Inc., Greenland Group of Companies
  • Presented by: Leah Quin
  • Associated Tracks: Water as a Core Component of Smart City Design

The Next Leap Forward: The Digital Utility

  • Authors: Perciavalle, P., Johnson, K., and Abrera, J.
  • Organizations: Stantec
  • Presented by: Kevin Johnson, Vice President, Intelligent Platforms, (Water, US Pacific), Stantec
  • Associated Tracks: Smarter Ways to Innovate