Carolinas EIA Annual Conference

    May 08, 2019 11:00 AM to May 10, 2019 12:00 PM
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    Kingston Plantation
    9800 Queensway Blvd
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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    The Carolinas EIA Chapter is proud to announce the 29th Annual Conference
    May 8 - 10, 2019, at the Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, SC

    This outstanding annual Conference will include a day and half technical program with viewpoints from various disciplines – contractors, consultants, laboratories, attorneys, regulators building owners and property managers. Attendees are eligible for continuing education points from organizations such as ACAC and ABIH.

    Outstanding education, networking, exhibitors, all in beautiful Myrtle Beach…one of the best vacation destinations in the US.

    Special CEIA hotel rates for the start at $111 per night. You can make your reservations online by click here and using Group Code EIA or  by calling 800-876-0010, and selecting option 1 for Kingston Plantation Condos & Villas or option 2 for the Embassy Suites, and referencing the Carolinas Environmental Information Association Conference or Group Code EIA.

    The Carolinas Chapter of the EIA is excited to announce this year's keynote speaker:

    Officer Johnathan Frisk, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and Lockdown International

    Officer Johnathan Frisk is the senior Active Survival instructor and CPTED (sep-Ted) consultant for Lockdown International.  He has 17 years of law enforcement experience and is still an active police officer with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.  Officer Frisk is currently assigned to the Community Services Bureau, where he provides many different safety and security seminars to businesses, schools, neighborhoods and churches.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and several advanced certifications in the fields of law enforcement and active shooter.

    Officer Frisk enjoys partnering with media outlets to provide awareness and prevention campaigns on several issues affecting our communities.  He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Nightline ABC, Good Morning America and does weekly news stories with many local television stations in Charlotte

    Carolinas EIA 2019 Technical Conference

    Wednesday, May 8
    CEIA 2019 Golf Tournament - Grand Dunes Golf Club - tee times start at 11:00am
    CEIA 2019 President's Reception - Palladium B, Brighton Tower, Kingston Plantation, 6:30pm

    Thursday, May 9
    Full Day Technical Program - Palladium A, Brighton Tower, Kingston Plantation


    Special Screening of Breathless, by filmaker Daniel Lambo - View the Trailer here!

    9:00 – 11:30am     Welcome & Introduction – Robert Smith, CEIA President
                                  Steve Fulford, EIA National President
                                  Keynote Presentation – Johnathon Frisk, Lockdown International
                                  Active Survival 2 Hour Presentation

    11:30am               Vendor Break and Lunch – Palladium Terrace (CEIA Board Meeting)

    1:00 – 1:45pm      Contractor Expectations and Patient Safety In Health Care Environment - John M. Booth MESH, PSS, CCHM, HCC, Atrium Health

    1:45 – 2:15pm      OSHA Lead Update - Pete Delucia, AAC Contracting

    2:15 – 2:45pm      Break – Exhibit Hall

    2:45 – 3:15pm      Northern Long-Eared Bat in North Carolina – Michael Zavislak, Summit Engineering, Laboratory & Testing

    3:15 – 4:15pm      Multidisciplinary Panel Discussion: Contractor – Ken Daniels, Consultant – Dough Weaver, Laboratory Representative – Jason McDonald

    4:15 – 5:15pm      Screening of the Film Breathless

    6:30 – 8:30pm      CEIA Annual Social Event

    FRIDAY, May 10 Palladium A

    8:30                     Breakfast and Registration

    9:00 – 9:30am    Update on Federal Regulatory Action, J. Brent Kynoch, Environmental Information Association

    9:30 – 10:15am   NC DHHS State Update, by Jeff Dellinger, NC Health Hazards Control Unit

    10:15 - 10:30am   Break

    10:30 – 11:15am   SC DHEC Update, by Jennifer Boryk, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control

    11:15 – 11:45am    Mecklenburg County Air Quality Update - Danielle M. Jones, MSEH, Senior Air Quality Specialist, Mecklenburg County

    11:45am – 12:00pm  Closing Remarks – Robert Smith, CEIA President

    $400 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway - Courtesy of AAA Environmental! Must be present to win!

    Carolinas EIA Room Block at the Kingston Plantation:
    Oceanview Guestroom in the Brighton Tower (meeting rooms are located in this tower, but note all of the accommodations are very close together) - $111
    Embassy Suites Oceanview Suite - $159
    One Bedroom Plantation Villa - $111
    Two Bedroom Plantation Villa - $135
    Two Bedroom Oceanview in Brighton Tower - $224
    4 Bedroom in Margate Tower - $370

    Visit for more property information, as well as pictures and descriptions of guest accommodations. Call 800-876-0010 and reference the Carolinas EIA Conference for reservations!

    The Carolinas Chapter of the Environmental Information Association says thank you to the 2019 Exhibitors and Sponsors:


    $800.00 Member Exhibit Booth

    $900.00 Non-Member Exhibit Booth

    $400.00 Member Registration
    $375.00 Earlybird rate before April 15

    $450.00 Non-Member Registration
    $425.00 Earlybird rate before April 15

    $200.00 Carolinas EIA 2019 Closest to the Pin Sponsorship

    $200.00 Carolinas EIA 2019 Golf Hole Sponsorship

    $200.00 Carolinas EIA 2019 Longest Drive Sponsorship

    $750.00 Carolinas EIA 2019 Golf Tournament Beverage Cart Sponsorship

    $500.00 Carolinas EIA 2019 Social Event Sponsorship

    $350.00 CEIA 2019 Coffee Break Sponsorship

    $150.00 Golf Tournament Registration

    $200.00 One Day Registration

    $225.00 Non-Member One-Day Registration

    $75.00 Accompanying Person