U.S. EPA's 2010 National Air Quality Conference - WEDNESDAY, Raleigh, North Carolina

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, 2010
7:00 am – 8:00 am Registration - State Ballroom Foyer
7:00 am – 8:00 am Morning Refreshments/ Exhibits and Posters – State Ballroom ABC +State Ballroom Foyer
7:30 am – 8:00 am Daily Forecast Briefing – University Ballroom
Daniel Salkovitz, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
7:30 am – 8:00 am Data and Information Access Update (PPT, 1.9MB)
David Mintz, US EPA, OAQPS
AIR QUALITY FORECASTING, MAPPING, AND MONITORING
STATE BALLROOM DEF
COMMUNICATING AIR QUALITY
UNIVERSITY BALLROOM

Techniques in Air Quality Forecasting and Reporting in
Countries Outside the United States

One Year Later – USA Today and Air Toxics Monitoring Near Schools

8:00 am – 9:30 am
8:00 am – 9:30 am


Moderator: Anne McWilliams, US EPA – Region 1

Building an Air Quality Program in Central America (PDF, 1.3MB)
Amy Huff, Battelle Memorial Institute

Air Quality Forecasting Over Italy for the Web Service Lamiarria.it(PDF, 2.2MB)
Attilio Poli, Take Air Srl. Rome, Italy

Techniques in Air Quality Forecasting and Notification in Shanghai, China
Yusen Duan, Shanghai Environmental Monitoring Center

ESIP and the Air Quality Community of Practice (PDF,4MB)
Stefan Falke, Northrop Grumman and Washington University

Moderator: Jean Kelly, Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality

Monitoring Air Toxics Near Michigan Schools (PDF, 1.6MB)
Laura DeGuire, Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment

The North Charleston Experience
Scott Reynolds, South Carolina Department of Health and
Environmental Control


Toxics and Transparency: Communications Challenges in the
Schools Air Toxics Monitoring Initiative

Alison Davis, US EPA, OAQPS


9:30 am – 10:00 am BREAK
AIR QUALITY FORECASTING, MAPPING, AND MONITORING
STATE BALLROOM DEF
COMMUNICATING AIR QUALITY
UNIVERSITY BALLROOM

Air Quality Forecast Modeling

Show Us What You’ve Got!

10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am – 11:30 am


Moderator: George Bridgers, North Carolina Department of
Environment and Natural Resources


National Air Quality Forecasting Capability: Performance, Recent Updates and Plans (PDF, 2.5MB)
Ivanka Stajner, Noblis Inc. / NOAA NWS

National Air Quality Forecasting Capability: Developing Extensions for Ozone Predictions to Alaska and Hawaii (PDF, 1MB)
Jianping Huang, Scientific Applications International Corporation

An Overview and Evaluation of the Real-Time Air Quality Forecasting at NCDAQ
Nick Witcraft, North Carolina Division of Air Quality

Domestic and International Advances in Numerical Air Quality
Prediction at Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems (PDF, 2.3MB)
John McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems

AQMOS: Air Quality Model Output Statistics (PPT, 1.2MB)
Clinton MacDonald, Sonoma Technology, Inc.

Moderators: Roberta Burnes, Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection

Want Clean Air? (PPT, 3.5MB)
Tom Mather, North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Enviroflash! What’s New in 2010
Jessica Johnson, Sonoma Technology, Inc.

Don’t Drive Day (PDF, 1.4MB)
Megan Green, Mecklenburg County Air Quality

Keeping Air Quality “Fresh” (PPT, 7.6MB)
Frank Mongioi and Jessica Horne, ICF International

Sustainable Growth

Laura Loges, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission

The “Going Places” Initiative (PPT, 2.8MB)
Martin Kim, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission

Take the CAR Out of Your CARBON Footprint
Mary Byrd, Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District

EPA’s Burnwise Education Program
Larry Brockman and Kristen Bremer, US EPA, OAQPS

Nebraska’s AIR DVD
Melissa Ellis, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality

Hands on Opportunities for Learning (PPT, 10MB)
Jeanne Chandler, West Virginia Department of Environmental
Protection


EPA’s Training Activities
Eric Crump, US EPA, OAQPS

AIRNOW Mobile: IPhone Application
Brad Johns, US EPA, OAQPS

Noon – 1:30 pm LUNCH (on your own)


1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Air Quality Monitoring by Citizens: What’s Happening Now and a Glimpse Into the Future
Moderator: Alison Davis, US EPA, OAQPS

Introduction (PPT, 2.9MB)
Tim Dye, Sonoma Technology, Inc.

Talking the Talk: Empowering Residents with the Language of Data
(PPT, 16MB)
Brian Beveridge, West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project

Global Ozone (GO3) Project for High School Students (PPT, 7MB)
John Birks, 2B Technologies, Inc.

Evaluating the Use of Many Low-Cost Sensors for Monitoring NO2 Gradients (PPT, 7MB)
Tim Dye, Sonoma Technology, Inc.

Panel Discussion

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm BREAK
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Health Effects of Air Pollution (PPT, 2MB)
David B. Peden, MD, MS Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology University of North Carolina School of Medicine
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Cory Chadwick, Director, Hamilton County Department of Environmental Services and Co-Chair NACAA Public Education and Communications Committee

Partner of the Year and Enviroflash Awards Presentation
Steve Page, Director, Office of Air Quality Planning & Standards, US EPA
Phil Dickerson, AIRNow Program Manager, US EPA, OAQPS
5:15 pm ADJOURN

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