WWAC2009 Program Schedule

4th Annual ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
August 4-6, 2009
Orlando, Florida, USA

Program Booklet


  • Today’s Technology Challenges – William Hurley, Orange County Utility

Presentations (Day 1)

  • A Practical Approach to Securing your WTP/WWTP – Kevin Finnan, CSE-Semaphore
  • Dissolved Oxygen – The New & The Old: An application Guide to DO Measurement – Phil Kiser, Hatch Company
  • Level Measurement, When to Use Radar, When to Use Ultrasonic Measurement Technology – T. sonnier, Siemens Energy & Automation
  • Passaic Valley Sewerage Commissioner Improve PLC Programming by Using Dynamic Real-Time Computer Simulation – Pual Cavanagh, PE, CEM, Pasiac Valley Sewerage Commissioners
  • Social Media and Its Effect on the Water & Wastewater Industires – Jon DiPietro, Bridge-Soft LLC
  • SCADA Cyber Security-defense In-depth approach – Jim Redifer, Rockwell Automation
  • Taking Your SCADA System Into the Future tutorial – Eric Jordan, Alpha Valve & Controls Inc

Presentations (Day 2)

  • Can Celluar Telemetry Compete with Private Radio? – Curt Wendt, Camp Dresser & McKee Inc
  • Proper Selection of Gas Monitoring Equipment for Your Plant – Jim Scelfo, Industrial Scientific Corporation
  • Unique Flow Measurement Challenges for Large UV Systems – John Trofatter, Accusonics
  • The Revival of Ion Selective Electrode Applications to Clean Up Dirty Water in Wastewater Treatment Plants – Robert Lagrange, Endress & Hauser
  • Achieving Significant Energey Reduction on a Full Scale SBR Using Advanced Conrol Techniques – Andrew Fairey, City of Charleston CPW
  • Intellligently Measuring Flow in Water & Wastewater plants, and Doing What Needs to be Done to Keep the Equipment Working – Jef Smith, Primary Flow Signal
  • Work Place Excellence ‘You Can Measure the Results” – Nick Negoes, Consultant
  • Lesson Learned; The Town of Manchester, CT, Upgrades its Main PLC Software to Comply with IEC 61131-3 Standard – Robert Duzsa, Town of Manchester, CT, Water & Sewer Division