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Onsite Wastewater Professionals of Illinois

2018 CONFERENCE AGENDA

MONDAY - JANUARY 29, 2018

12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Exhibitor Set Up 
Closed To Public

(Center Hall)

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Exhibitor Happy Hour – Exhibitors Only

Sponsored by: Eljen Corp.
(Free Beer & Soda)

(Center Hall)

TUESDAY - JANUARY 30, 2018

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration (Lobby)

8:00 am – 10:45
Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiters Septics Unlimited, Inc.

Exhibits Open 8:00 am – 4:45 pm

(Center Hall)

9:00 am – 9:05 am

Introductions
Rick Maguire
Master of Ceremonies
OWPI Vice President

(Ballroom B)

9:00 am – 11:30 am
OWPI Installers, Pumpers
IDPH Exam Prep

Jane Johnson
LEHP
Pike County Health Dept.

(Cahokian Room)

9:05 am – 10:00 am
Session 1
Trucking Regulations,
Safety & You

1.0 CEU Installer, Pumper, Portable Toilet Tech., Regulator

Don Schaefer
Executive Vice-President
Mid-West Truckers Assc., Inc.

 (Ballroom B)

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Break
Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiter’s Septics Unlimited, Inc.

(Center Hall)

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Session 2
New Technology In Todays On-Site Market Place 

1.0 CEU Installer, Pumpers, Regulators

Enviro-Septic
Michael Market
Manufactures Rep.
Presby Environmental

Product: Geotextile Sand Filter
Megan Thomson
Marketing Coordinator
Eljen Corporation

 (Ballroom B)

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch Provided

Sponsored by
Norweco
Illinois LICA
J & S Wastewater Systems, Inc

Benefits of LICA Membership & the LICA Septic Warranty Plan

Jerry Biuso
CEO
National Land Improvement Contractors of America

OWPI Award Presentations

(Ballroom C)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Exhibitor Time

(Center Hall)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Optional Break Out Session 
How To Set Up & Use A Laser Level – 1.0 CEU Installer, Regulators

Josh Stout
Service, Parts, & Rental Manager
SITECH Midwest, LLC

(Center Hall)

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Illinois Dept. of Public Health – Installers & Pumpers Exam

“Must Pre-Register with IDPH at least 30 days in advance. No exceptions”

Chad Moorman
Program Director
Illinois Dept. of Public Health

(Cahokian Room)

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Session 3
New Technology In Todays On-Site Market Place Cont.

2.0 CEU Installer, Pumper, Regulators

UV Disinfection
Jeff Luthman
General Manager
Consolidated Treatment Systems

Ecoflo Bio Filters
Michael Kaub
Regional Sales Manager
Premier Tech Aqua

Infiltrator ATL
R.J. Raines
Manufactures Rep.
Infiltrator Water Technologies

(High-Strength) Wastewater Treatment Systems – Sizing, Design & Considerations
Joe Rebori
Environmental Technical Sales Engineer
Bio-Microbics, Inc.

(Ballroom B)

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Break

Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiter’s Septics Unlimited, Inc.

(Center Hall)

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Session 4
Perimeter Drains
– 1.0 CEU – Installer, Regulators

Todd Soukup
President
Applied Land Analysis, Inc. 

 (Ballroom B)

4:45 pm
Adjourn
Exhibits Closed

(Ballroom B)

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

OWPI Board of Directors & General Membership Meeting

Everyone Is Encouraged To Attend

 (Ballroom B)

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
OWPI Reception

Sponsored by:
Consolidated Treatment Systems Inc.
Sybr-Aer Wastewater Technologies

Open Bar

(Porter’s Lobby Bar – @ the Hilton Doubletree)

WEDNESDAY - JANUARY 31, 2018

8:00 am – 10:00 am
Registration (Lobby)

8:00 am – 10:00 am
Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiter’s Septics Unlimited, Inc.

Exhibits Open 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

(Center Hall)

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
PSAI Certification Exam Prep Course

All applicants must be registered with PSAI no later than January 19, 2018. No Exceptions

Ryan Anthony
Co-Chair – Training Committee/Certified Trainer
Portable Sanitation Association International

(Illini Room)

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Session 5
New Owner Orientation Meeting

1.0 CEU – Installer, Pumper, Regulators

Steve Matli
Field Service Manager
Maguire Backhoe

 (Ballroom B)

10:00 am – 10:30 am
Break

Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiters Septics Unlimited, Inc.

(Center Hall)

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Session 6
Regulators Point of View

1.0 CEU – Installer, Pumper, Portable Sanitation Tech., Regulator

Donnie Simmons
Director of Environmental Health
Livingston County Health Dept.

 (Ballroom B)

11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Lunch – ON YOUR OWN

Attendance To Be Verified Upon Return

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Session 7
Best Practices for Concrete Tank Inspections

1.0 CEU Installer, Pumpers, Regulators

Kayla Hanson
Director of Technical Services
National Precast Concrete Association

(Ballroom B)

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
PSAI Certification Exam

All applicants must be registered with PSAI no later than January 19, 2018. No Exceptions

Ryan Anthony
Co-Chair – Training Committee/Certified Trainer
Portable Sanitation Association International

(Illini Room)

 

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm
Break

Sponsored by:
Maguire Backhoe Co.
Zeiters Septics Unlimited, Inc.

EXHIBITS CLOSE – 2:00 pm

(Center Hall)

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Session 8
NPDES Permit Update

1.0 CEU Installer, Pumpers, Regulators

Jason Hewitt
Life Scientist
US Environmental Protection Agency

 (Ballroom B)

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Session 9
Program Updates – IDPH Code

1.0 CEU Installer, Pumpers, Portable Toilet Tech., Regulator

Chad Moorman
Program Director
Illinois Dept. of Public Health

 (Ballroom B)

4:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Adjourn

Please complete your conference survey
Keep a copy of your signed CEU Certification Form for your records.

See You Next Year!

(Ballroom B)