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AM Workshop - Agenda

Day 1: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Topic for Day 1: Water Infrastructure Asset Management
8:00 -8:30 Registration
8:30 -9:00 Opening Remarks and Introductions - name, organization, understanding of asset management, what you hope to get out of today’s sessions?
9:00 - 9:30 Asset Management 101 - The Basics
9:30 - 10:00 Asset Hierarchy, Inventory and Register - How to get started
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:00 Breakout Session - Creating an Asset Hierarchy and Inventory
11:00 - 11:30 Asset Register Data Considerations
11:30 - 12:00 Morning Session Wrap-up, Discussion and Review of Available Tools and Resources
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break
1:00 - 1:45 Risk as a component to Asset Management Decision Making (Basic and Advanced)
1:45- 2:30 Breakout Session - Determining asset risk (calculate CoF, PoF and Mitigation of a group of assets and determine the Business Risk Exposure (BRE) to the Utility)
2:30- 2:45 Coffee Break
2:45 - 3:30 Asset Management Plans, Risk Mitigation and Decision Making Tools
3:30- 4:15 Breakout Session - Use BRE results as part of a decision making exercise (will have a list of needs that have risk as a driver for some, but LoS for others. Breakout session will be geared to demonstrate that while risk is a great metric for prioritization, it cannot be the only metric)
4:15 - 4:30 Afternoon Session Wrap-up, Discussion and Review of Available Tools and Resources
5:00 - 6:00 Networking Reception
Day 2: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Topic for Day 2: Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency
8:30 -9:00 Opening Remarks and Introductions. Performance, Sustainability, and Resiliency Overview. What you hope to get out of today’s sessions?
9:00 - 9:15 Water Infrastructure Asset Management - Fundamentals
9:15 - 9:45 Water Infrastructure Performance Metrics and Indices
9:45 - 10:00 Coffee Break
10:00 - 10:45 Water Infrastructure Sustainability Metrics and Indices
10:45 - 11:30 Water Infrastructure Resiliency Metrics and Indices
11:30 - 12:00 Holistic Asset Management - Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Break
1:00 - 1:45 Tools and Techniques for Holistic Water Infrastructure Asset Management considering three dimensions - Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency
1:45- 2:30 Implementation and Challenges for Holistic Water Infrastructure Asset Management considering three dimensions - Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency
2:30- 2:45 Coffee Break
2:45 - 3:30 Real World Application for Holistic Water Infrastructure Asset Management considering three dimensions - Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency
3:30- 4:15 Available Resources for Holistic Water Infrastructure Asset Management considering three dimensions - Performance, Sustainability, & Resiliency Example: SIMPLE, WATERiD, PIPEiD, RISK, ERASMUS, EPA 4-Pillars of Sustainability, DHS 4-R for Resiliency, others.
4:15 - 4:30 Afternoon Session Wrap-up, Discussion and Review of Available Tools, Techniques, and Resources


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