Prevention First: Onshore and Offshore Pollution Prevention Symposium and Technology Exhibition October 7-8, 2014

* Note: Some presentations and/or papers do not appear here as they were not submitted by the author(s) for publication.

Keynote Speaker
Laura Kovary, California State Lands Commission

Tsunami Preparedness: An Operational Discussion
Moderator: Laura Kovary, California State Lands Commission

MOTEMS Compliance
Moderator: Kendra C. Oliver, P.E., California State Lands Commission

Preparing for Response
Moderator: Ted Mar, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, OSPR

Oil and Gas Development - Current Topics
Moderator: Steve M. Curran, California State Lands Commission

Bunkering
Moderator: Debra French, California State Lands Commission

Beyond MOTEMS Compliance
Moderator: Helen Galope, P.E., California State Lands Commission

Crude by Rail/Pipeline
Moderator: Matt Rezvani, California Oil Spill Technical Advisory Committee

Platforms, Facilities and Process Safety
Moderator: Mark B. LeClair, California State Lands Commission

Ballast Water Management Compliance: Assessment Methods, Trends, and Tools
Moderator: Christopher Brown, California State Lands Commission

Next Generation Standards - Piers and Wharves
Moderator: Alex Augustin, California State Lands Commission

OCIMF’S Trifecta: The Marine Terminal Information System (MTIS), Offshore Vessel Inspection Database (OVID), Ship Inspection Reporting Programme (SIRE)/Tanker Management and Self Assessment (TMSA)
Moderator: Captain David Cotterell, Oil Companies International Marine Forum

Pipeline Safety
Moderator: Chandrashekar Basavalinganadoddi, P.E., California State Lands Commission

Marine Invasive Species Program Update
Moderator: Nicole Dobroski, California State Lands Commission

Next Generation Standards - Environmental
Moderator: Michael Edwards, P.E., California State Lands Commission

Marine Salvage and Firefighting
Moderator: John W. Albrough, U.S. Coast Guard, LA-LB Sector

Offshore Platforms/Special Topics
Moderator: Mark Steinhilber, California State Lands Commission

A Collaborative Panel Discussion on the Present and Future of Regulating In-Water Hull Cleaning in California
Moderator: Chris Scianni, California State Lands Commission

  • Paul Hann, California State Water Resources Control Board*
  • Jenny Newman, Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board*
  • David Elias, San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board
  • Dylan Porter, Port of Long Beach
  • Richard Barta, Muldoon Marine Services
  • Kathryn Kelley, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Eugene Georgiades, Ph.D., New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries

Next Generation Standards - 2016 MOTEMS
Moderator: Avinash Nafday, Ph.D., P.E., California State Lands Commission

Oil and Gas Related Topics
Moderator: Matt Rezvani, California Oil Spill Technical Advisory Committee

Offshore Projects
Moderator: Richard B. Greenwood, California State Lands Commission