Get the Lead Out at WIC 2022!

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Join BlueConduit as we attend the AWWA Water Infrastructure Conference in Portland, Oregon! We look forward to seeing you there!

Service Lines Inventory and Replacement Plans

This conference—including three days of exhibits—will address essential water infrastructure planning, water loss, and reinvestment strategies. Speaking on behalf of BlueConduit is our very own Ian Robinson. The conference will take place at the Hilton Portland Downtown in Portland, Oregon from September 11-14, 2022!

From the Conference Schedule:

03:30 – 4:00 PM PDT | Monday, September 12, 2022 | Location: Pavilion Ballroom West | “Get the Lead(Pb) Out” – But You Have to Find It First

An Application of Machine Learning Models Flint, Detroit, Toledo all know they have lead(Pb) service lines in the ground, which affects public health and public confidence. AYet due to incomplete, inaccurate, and unreliable historical records they have struggled with locating the lead(Pb) service lines as part of a replacement program. Learn how machine learning is a cost-effective approach to identify service line materials. With New EPA compliance and funding for SL inventory and replacement plans – learn how all municipal utilities can use statistics and data science to develop more accurate inventories, create realistic budgets, inform capital planning, and manage public inquires.

Visit the conference site to get the full technical program and register to attend.