Conference Organizers

Organizing Committee:

Kate Thibert, Read Jones Christofferson (Co-Chair)

John Sherstobitoff, Ausenco (Co-Chair)

Carlos Ventura, UBC

Stephanie Chang, UBC

Tuna Onur, Onur Seeman Consulting

Micah Hilt, City of Vancouver

Lalinda Weerasekara, WSP

Peter Smillie, Public Works Canada

Jay Lewis

Salman Dashtaki, UBC

Cale Ash, Degenkolb

Danielle Mieler, EERI Board of Directors

Monrit Chatha, Read Jones Christofferson

Heidi Tremayne, EERI

Rebecca Singh, EERI

Maggie Ortiz-Millan, EERI

Behrad Zibania

Jamie McIntyre

Jessica Shoubridge

Carlos Molina Hutt

Teron Moore

Mujib Rahman


Student Leadership Council Liaison:

Preetish Kakoty, UBC

Young Members Committee Liaisons:

Guillermo Diaz-Fanaz, WSP

Anahid Behrouzi, Cal Poly

Maria Koliou, Texas A & M University







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