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Agenda

FFMA Conference 2018 Agenda

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April 10, 2018

Breakfast

7:00 am  -  8:30 pm
Seminole A and B Rooms

General Session

8:15 am  -  10:30 am
Citrus Crown Ballroom

Executive Director/Chair Welcome |  Cece McKiernan, CFM,  Chris Zambito, CFM Local Welcome | Robert F. Stuart, Executive Director, Christian Service Center. City of Orlando Commissioner, District 3 Keynote Speaker – Flood, Looking at Solutions from Around the Word | Mike […]

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BREAK / First Time Orientation

10:30 am  -  11:00 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

General Session

11:00 am  -  12:30 pm
Citrus Crown Ballroom

Leveraging Existing Watershed Models for Flood Forecasting Purposes – Peter J. Singhofen, P.E., Streamline Technologies, Inc. Tens of millions of dollars are spent each year collecting data and preparing detailed watershed models across the State of Florida for flood risk […]

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Lunch

12:30 pm  -  1:30 pm

Fundamentals of Floodplain Management Class

1:30 pm  -  5:00 pm
Indian River Room

This course is a brief overview of the fundamental aspects of floodplain management. The course includes a focus on the development of floodplain management, the NFIP regulations, local administration of floodplain management, NFIP flood insurance, natural and beneficial functions of […]

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Breakout – Region Meetings

1:30 pm  -  3:00 pm

 REGION  ROOM Region 1 Duval/St. Johns/Sarasota Region 2 Hillsborough/Pinellas Region 3 Cape Canaveral/Volusia Region 4 Palm beach/Broward Region 5 Dade/Florida Keys

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Break

3:00 pm  -  3:30 pm
Seminole A and B Rooms

Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm  -  5:00 pm

CRS Track  | Palm Beach/Broward Rooms 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm City of Fernandina Beach PPI (Related Activities: 330) | Angie Lester, SBTO, City of Fernandina Beach • Chris Mason, CFM, Collier County • Sue Ann Alleger, MLA, Nassau County In January of 2017 […]

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Members Social

6:00 pm  -  8:00 pm
Red Coconut Club, Universal City Walk, Shuttle Bus

April 11, 2018

Breakfast

7:00 am  -  8:00 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

Fundamentals of Floodplain Management Class

8:00 am  -  5:00 pm
Indian River Room

This course is a brief overview of the fundamental aspects of floodplain management. The course includes a focus on the development of floodplain management, the NFIP regulations, local administration of floodplain management, NFIP flood insurance, natural and beneficial functions of […]

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Breakout Sessions

8:30 am  -  10:00 am

Floodplain Management Track  | Cape Canaveral/Volusia Rooms Advanced Floodplain Management Concepts: G-194.1 Local Floodplain Manager Roles and Responsibilities | Vince Seijas This module reviews the major roles of the floodplain manager who serves as a coordinator, regulator, educator, and planner. Participants learn […]

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Break

10:00 am  -  10:30 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

Breakout Sessions

10:30 am  -  12:00 pm

Floodplain Management Track  | Cape Canaveral/Volusia Rooms Advanced Floodplain Management Concepts: G-194.2 NFIP Rules and Regulations In-Depth | Jim Hunt, P.E. The scope of this module includes floodway and encroachment requirements, new residential building requirements, development in approximate A-zone areas, accessory and […]

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Lunch

12:00 pm  -  1:00 pm
Citrus Crown Ballroom

ASFPM and ASFPM Foundation Updates | Doug Plasencia, CFM, Vice President, Practice Leader, Moffatt & Nichol; ASFPM Foundation President  

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Breakout Sessions

1:00 pm  -  2:30 pm

Floodplain Management Track  | Cape Canaveral/Volusia Rooms Advanced Floodplain Management Concepts: G-194.3 Letters Of Map Change | David Boyer This module explores the floodplain management implications of LOMCs for the local floodplain administrator. Activities include a review of LOMC types, proposed […]

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Break

2:30 pm  -  3:00 pm
Seminole A and B Rooms

Breakout Sessions

3:00 pm  -  4:30 pm

Floodplain Management Track  | Cape Canaveral/Volusia Rooms Advanced Floodplain Management Concepts: G-194.4 Preparing for Post-Disaster Responsibilities | Vince Seijas The scope of this module includes an introduction to pre- and post-disaster planning as well as an introduction to post-disaster operations. Participants […]

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End

4:30 PM

April 12, 2018

Breakfast

7:00 am  -  8:00 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

Fundamentals of Floodplain Management Class

8:00 am  -  12:00 pm
Indian River Room

This course is a brief overview of the fundamental aspects of floodplain management. The course includes a focus on the development of floodplain management, the NFIP regulations, local administration of floodplain management, NFIP flood insurance, natural and beneficial functions of […]

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Breakout Sessions

8:00 am  -  9:30 am

Floodplain Management Track  | Hillsborough/Pinellas Rooms A Moment in Time: Capturing accurate Historic Flood data | Andy Renshaw, CFM, City of Gainesville (45 minutes) When storms approach, the primary focus is always response and recovery.  However historic events also provide a fantastic […]

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Break

9:30 am  -  10:00 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

Breakout Sessions

10:00 am  -  11:30 am

Floodplain Management Track  | Hillsborough/Pinellas Rooms SR 40 Flood Mitigation Project | Sean Lanier, P.E., CFM, City of Ocala • Payal Pandya, P.E., CFM, City of Ocala (30 minutes) SR 40 corridor is located in the Ocklawaha River Basin and is a large […]

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Lunch

11:30 am  -  12:30 pm
Citrus Crown Ballroom

Tips on Completing Scholarship Applications

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Breakout Sessions

12:30 pm  -  2:00 pm

Floodplain Management Track  | Hillsborough/Pinellas Rooms Stormwater Inflow Reduction Planning in Pinellas County, FL | Paul Miselis, P.E., ENV SP, Pinellas County • David Jones, P.E., GISP, Jones Edmunds & Associates • Thomas Blush (30 minutes) Pinellas County and its municipalities […]

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Break

2:00 pm  -  2:15 pm
Seminole A and B Rooms

Annual Meeting/Closing Session

2:15 pm  -  5:00 pm
Citrus Crown Ballroom

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm – FFMA Annual Members Meeting | Cece McKiernan, CFM, FFMA  3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Superhero Leadership: How Everyday People can have Extraordinary Impact| Brett Culp  

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RAFFLE

4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
Citrus Crown Ballroom

End

5:00 PM

April 13, 2018

Breakfast

7:00 am  -  8:00 am
Seminole A and B Rooms

CFM Exam

8:00 am  -  12:00 pm
Indian River Room

Breakout Sessions

8:30 am  -  10:00 am

FDEM Track  | Palm Beack/Broward Rooms FDEM Storm Response Training | Steve Martin, CFM, CPM, FDEM CRS Track: Geospatial Tools for CRS  | Room to be determined Using GeoUnderground to Optimize Floodplain Management and CRS Programs (Related Activities: multiple) | Eddie Strauser, […]

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Break

10:00 am  -  10:30 am

Breakout Session

10:30 am  -  12:00 pm

CRS Track – Geospatial Tools for CRS  | Dade/Florida Keys Rooms Interactive Training: Using Free Online Map Services for Flood Risk Assessments, Flood Map Information Services, and Real Estate Disclosure Programs (Please bring a computer) (Related Activities: 320, 330, 340) | […]

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Tours

8:00 AM  -  12:00 PM

Tour 1 – Orlando Stormwater Tour 2 – Universal Water Quality Tour 3 – Universal VIP Experience Click here for more information on the tours!

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