MDE to Host Clean Water Innovations Trade Show, Present 2011 Smart, Green, and Growing Awards

MDE to Host Clean Water Innovations Trade Show, Present 2011 Smart, Green, and Growing Awards

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MDE to Host Clean Water Innovations Trade Show, Present 2011 Smart, Green, and Growing Awards

What

The Maryland Department of the Environment is hosting a Clean Water Innovations Trade Show in order to bring businesses together with local governments, developers, and other stakeholders, to find cost-effective, innovative, and efficient ways to reduce polluted stormwater runoff and improve water quality in local waterways and the Chesapeake Bay. At this event, MDE Secretary Robert M. Summers will also present the 2011 Smart, Green and Growing Sustainable Infrastructure/Innovation in Stormwater Management Awards.

 

Who

MDE Secretary Robert M. Summers
Approximately 300 representatives from federal, state, and local agencies; stakeholder groups; and water quality businesses
36 exhibitors

 

When

Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

10-10:20 a.m. Opening Remarks, Award Presentation
10:25 a.m. - 12 p.m. Vendor presentations
12-12:45 p.m. lunch break
12:45 - 1:15 p.m. City of Rockville stormwater presentation
1:15 - 3 p.m. Vendor presentations

 

Where

Maryland Department of the Environment Headquarters, Auditorium
1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland, 21230