Program

Green Brownfields:
Innovative Concepts in Remediation
for Successful Redevelopment

In cooperation with U.S. EPA and UBA (Federal Environmental Agency - Germany)
March 19-23, 2000
Marriott University Park Hotel
480 Wakara Way -- Salt Lake City, Utah 84108
1-801-581-1000 - Fax: 1-801-584-3321

Conference Co-Chairs
Herbert Klapperich Freiberg University for Mining & Technology
Linda Garczynski U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

United Engineering Foundation, Inc.
Three Park Avenue, 27th Floor
New York, NY 10016-5902
Phone: 1-212-591-7836 Fax: 1-212-591-7441
engfnd@aol.com -- www.engfnd.org


Sunday, March 19, 2000 
 
14:00 - 16:00	Registration 

16:00 		OPENING SESSION 
		Moderator:  Linda Garczynski

               		Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Klapperich        				10 min 
             		Freiberg University for Mining and Technology 
 
               		Linda Garczynski, Director               				10 min 
             		Outreach and Special Projects Staff 
             		U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
 
        		Framework for the Management of Brownfields in Germany 
 		Andreas Bieber and Rainer G. Siebert               			20 min 
		Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation
		and Nuclear Safety, Bonn, Germany            		

               		Dr. Hans Estermann, Managing Director				20 min 
            			Berlin Economic Development Corporation 
         		 
17:00 		COMPARATIVE LIABILITY SCHEMES AND LEGAL STRUCTURES 
		Moderator:  Dale Medearis

               		The US Legal Construct: Liability and Innovation
                                Douglas C. MacCourt, Esq.					20 min
                                Ater Wynne, LLP
             		Portland, Oregon 
 
		Recycling Derelict Land in Germany - A Challenge between
		Formal-Legal Request and Informal State Administration 
                                Practice
               		Bernd Preuss
                                MGG (Montan-Grundstucks-Gesellschaft mbH)
                                Essen, Germany                        				20 min 
 
               		Discussion                          					20 min 
 
18:00 		Conference Dinner

19:30		Reception and Art Exhibition
 		"World Visions and Double Shapes" by Mary-Lou
		Introduction by Hans Peter Noll
 
Monday, March 20, 2000 

07:30 - 08:45	Breakfast
 
09:00 		WELCOMING SESSION 
                                Moderator: Bill Librizzi
               		
               		Mayor Ross C. "Rocky" Anderson" (invited)      			15 min 
             		Salt Lake City 
 
               		Dr. Hans Estermann						5 min 
             		State of Berlin, Germany 
 
              		Max H. Dodson						15 min
                                Assistant Regional Administrator 
	                Ecosystem Protection Remediation, 
	                U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region VIII, Denver, Colorado

                                KEYNOTE ADDRESS
                                Brownfields: Success Through Innovation
                                Timothy Fields, Jr.          					25 min 
	                Assistant Administrator for 
                                Solid Waste & Emergency Response 
	                U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC 
 
	                Alice Larkin Steiner, Executive Director           			15 min 
	                Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City, Utah 
 
10:15 - 10:30	Coffee Break

10:30	                ECONOMICS AND FINANCIAL ASPECTS OF BROWNFIELDS DEVELOPMENT 
	                Moderator: Karl Alvarez

                                The Economics of Brownfields			                      	20 min
                                Evan Henry      			
	                Senior Vice President, Bank of America, Newport Beach, California

               		Schemes for Beneficial Solutions        	                 		20 min
                                Hans H. Katte 
	                PriceWaterhouse Coopers, Berlin, Germany 

                                Economic Effects of Remediation				20 min 
                                (Public-Private Partnership in Remediation of
                                Contaminated Sites and Redevelopment of
                                Brownfields in Germany-A Question of Finance)
	               G. Kmoch, Managing Director 
                               AAV, Hattingen, Germany 

11:30		The Finances of Environmental Insurance
                                Donna Sandidge  						15 min 
             		Senior Vice President, Marsh Risk Consulting
		Nashville, Tennessee 

		Public-Private Financing Sources 				15 min
             		Charles Bartsch, Senior Policy Analyst 
             		Northeast-Midwest Institute 
 		Washington, DC

		The Mechanics of Property Transfer				15 min
                                John Q. Martin
                                U.S. General Services Administration, Washington, DC 

		Financial and Business Strategies of a Real Estate		
		Developer
         		Prof. Dr. Dieter Jacob						15 min
		Chair of Construction Business Management
		TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

		Discussion						20 min

12:50		Lunch

14:00		SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
		Moderator: Dr. Volker Franzius, Director
		Umsweltbundesamt (UBA), Germany

		Innovative Cleanup Strategies
                                Walter W. Kovalick, Jr., Director   				20 min 
             		Technology Innovation Office
                                U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 

		Mechanics of Assessment
		David Ostrander, Site Assessment and Brownfields		                20 min
		Unit Leader
		U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Unit 8               		
			 
		Discussion						20 min

15:00		SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: CASE STUDIES
		Moderator: Dr. Volker Franzius, Director
                                Umsweltbundesamt (UBA), Germany
			
                               Technology for Brownfields Redevelopment			20 min               		               Roger Jenkins
	               Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

		Research Project FEA: 
                                Dr. Ing. Jens Uwe Fischer,   					20 min 
             		Deutche Bahn AG, Frankfurt/Main, Germany 
     		
                                Surface Recycling - A Part of Structural Change
		in the Ruhr Area
                                Dr. Hans Peter Noll, Managing Director     			                15 min 
             		Montan-Grundstucks-Gesellschaft mbh, Germany 
	
 		Leadville Mining Drainage Tunnel Research Project		15 min 
		Speaker: Brad Littlepage, Supervisor of Leadville
                                Mine Drainage Tunnel
                                Bureau of Reclamation 

               		Discussion                          					20 min 
 
17:30 		Social Hour

19:00		Dinner 


Tuesday, March 21, 2000 

07:30 - 08:45	Breakfast
 
09:00 		MINING AREAS AND POST-MINING LANDUSE 
          		Moderator: Dr. Hans Peter Noll, MGG, Essen, Germany
 
               		Revitalization and Development of Mining Sites
                                in Central Germany and Lausitz		 		20 min
                                Dr. Wolfgang Fritz, Managing Director
                                LMBV, Berlin, Germany

                                Land Restoration and Reuse at Former Uranium Mining
                                and Milling Sites in Eastern Germany -
                                Striving for Sustainable Benefits 
                                Dr. Manfred Hagen, 						20 min 
             		Managing Director, Wismut GmbH
                                Chemnitz, Germany 
                                   
	                The Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project (UMTRA)
                                Frank Bosiljevac						20 min
	                Department of Energy, Albuquerque, NM

		New Landscape Strategy/Vision for Old Industrial Sites	                20 min 
             		Peter Drecker
		Kirchhellen, Germany 

               		Discussion                           					25 min 
 
10:45 - 11:00	Coffee Break 

11:00 		SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT CASE STUDIES 
          		Moderator:  Stephanie Wallace
 
               		Innovative Concepts in Reuse of Brownfields			20 min 
                	Christiane Hogrebe
                                DMT-GUC, Essen, Germany;             				 
             		Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Klapperich 
		TU Bergakademie, Freiberg, Germany 

		Modern Engineering Solutions of Brownfields		                20 min
                                Georg Herten, Managing Director
                                Naue Fastertechnik, Germany

		Revitalization in the Context of Social-Economic		                20 min
		Development in Europe
		Rudolf Pottler and C. Haberl
		ILF, Innsbruck, Austria

		Discussion                          				                30 min 
 
12:30 		Lunch 

14:00 		RISK MANAGEMENT AND RISK SHARING 
          		Moderator: Peter B. Meyer, University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
 
               		Environmental Due Diligence and Risk Transfer
                                Practice in the US 
                                Greg M. Barats                				                 20 min 
             		AIG Underwriters, Inc., San Francisco, California 
                		 
               		Securing Liabilities in the German Brownfield Market	                 20 min
		Stephen J. Cook
		AIG Consultants, Lancashire, UK; 
               		Dr. Dietrich Mehrhoff, AIG Consultants Holdings,   		 
             		Essen, Germany 
 
		Institutional Controls				                20 min
		Joe Schilling
		International City/County Management Association
		Washington, DC

               		Discussion                          					30 min 

15:30 - 15:45	Coffee Break 

15:45 		Innovative Approaches to Cleanup and Reuse (Panel) 
          		Moderator: Michael B. Taylor, VitaNuova, LLC (Connecticut)

                                Michael Freimuth, City of Bridgeport, Connecticut 
               		G. Kmoch
                                Andreas Bieber, Federal Ministry for the Environment,
                                Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Bonn, Germany  
			
		Discussion
	 
17:30 		Social Hour

18:30		Dinner 
 
Wednesday, March 22, 2000 
 
07:30 - 08:45	Breakfast

09:00 		COMMUNITY VISION FOR SUSTAINABLE REDEVELOPMENT 
          		Moderator: Kathie Atencio
 
		Brownfields Redevelopment Incorporating Cultural Uses
                                 LeLand Nadeau, Project Manager				20 min 
             		Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indian 
 
               		Cooperation and Community Involvement
                                Gary Lord  						20 min 
             		ISLES 
 
		Ironton Redevelopment: A Public/Private Partnership
		James T. Volanski, Manager of Regulatory Compliance,
                                Water and Environmental Affairs
                                US Steel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania				20 min
		Brent H. Everett, Section Manager for CERCLA, UT DEQ
		Leland A. Garnette, Economic Development Director
		Provo City, Utah
			
               		Urban Planning and Design
                                Niall Kirkwood       						15 min 
                	Harvard University 
     
		Discussion						15 min
           		
10:30 - 10:45	Break 
 
11:00 		COMMUNITY VISION FOR SUSTAINABLE REDEVELOPMENT - continued 
          		Moderator: Kathie Atencio
 
               		Project Management for Cleanup and Conversion     		15 min 
             		Dr.-Ing. Hansgeorg Balthaus
                                Managing Director, IVB, Dusseldorf, Germany 
 
                                Success Through Partnerships and Action
                                Orientation: South Platte River Corridor
                                Marc Alston						15 min
                                City and Coutry of Denver
					
                                Converting Mine and Mill to Housing
                                Carol Russell, Environmental Engineer				15 min
                                U.S. EPA, Region VIII
			               							 		
               		Park City: Building the Future on Top of the Past		                15 min 
		Jim Christiansen, Remedial Project Director
                                US EPA Region VIII, Denver, Colorado 		

               		Discussion                          					15 min 
 
12:30 		Lunch 
 
13:30 		SHOWCASE: SALT LAKE CITY AND UTAH 
          		Moderator: Alice Steiner, Executive Director, Salt Lake City Redevelopment 
		Authority 
               		
                                Historic/Political Perspective 
 
               		Environmental Challenges and Urban Restructuring: 
 
               		Tour Information 
 
               		Discussion 
 
14:00 		Excursion
                                Tour of Salt Lake City Gateway Brownfields: Alice Steiner
                                and Kennecott Utah Copper Mine: Jon Callender	 
 
18:00      		Return to Hotel 
 
19:00      		Dinner   


Thursday, March 23, 2000

07:30 - 09:00	Breakfast and departure

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