IECA 2018 registration open

September 13th, 2017

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Annual Conference and Expo in Long Beach, Calif., Feb. 11–14, 2018, has opened online registration for the event at the Long Beach Convention Center. Visit http://bit.ly/2vUfvyc to register, view the schedule and learn more about speakers. The conference’s hotel block, as announced last week, is also open. To see […]

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IECA 2018 hotel reservations open

September 6th, 2017

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Annual Conference and Expo in Long Beach, Calif., Feb. 11–14, 2018, announced the opening of the conference Hotel Block at agreed-upon rates at several hotels near the Long Beach Convention Center. The special rates are available Feb. 5–19, 2018, and include rooms at the Hyatt (conference headquarters hotel), Courtyard […]

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IECA issues Call for Papers for 2018 Annual Conference

March 22nd, 2017

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) issued its Call for Papers for the IECA 2018 Annual Conference in Long Beach, Calif., Feb. 11–14, 2018. The organization is particularly interested in papers on erosion and sediment control; storm-water management; wetland, stream bank, and shoreline restoration; MS4 management; and industry events and trends. The deadline for submission […]

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IECA names Sharan Wilson new executive director

January 25th, 2016

The Denver-based International Erosion Control Association (IECA) announced in a Jan. 22 press release that Sharan Wilson has been named its new executive director. She replaces Russ Adsit, who departed last year after nearly eight years as the IECA executive director. The release noted that Wilson has more than 20 years of senior level leadership […]

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EC 2016 early-bird savings

November 9th, 2015

Attendees can save up to $200 with early-bird pricing for the 2016 edition of IECA’s Environmental Connection conference and trade show by registering before Dec. 11, 2015. EC-’16 will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 16–19, 2016.

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Notes, quotes and anecdotes from Geo 15

April 1st, 2015

By Ron Bygness Arousingly successful combo event that partnered the Geosynthetics 2015 conference with the annual Environmental Connection show in Portland, Ore., Feb. 15–18, deserves more recollections. Attendance was good? No, it was fantastic! A number of technical sessions were full-house, SRO … I opened one door, only to stare at a gentleman’s back. After […]

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