Past Presentations & Meeting Notes

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2011 Annual Tribal Exchange Network Conference

May 4-5, 2011
Palm Springs, California

EPA Governance in the Exchange Network:  Why Tribes Should Be Involved
Ryan Humrighouse, EPA, Office of Environmental Information, Information Exchange Partnership Branch

Tribal Consultation Initiatives and the OEI 
Beth Jackson, Tribal Liaison, EPA Office of Environmental Information 

Status of State/Tribal Data Flows in the Exchange Network
Pat Eklund, EPA Region 9 Exchange Network  

Fundamentals of the Exchange Network and National Exchange Network Meeting Update 
Kurt Rakouskas, EPA, Exchange Network Coordinator

Leveraging Tribal Programs:  Coast to Coast Cooperative Solutions    
Bruce Jones, Tribal Governance Group Member and Section Manager, SSHIAP Manager, Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission (NWIFC)
Lindy Colombini, Project Coordinator II, United South and Eastern Tribes (USET) 
Kevin Lyons, Consultant, Windsor Solutions

Award-winning Tribal Exchanges:  Air, Water, Emissions Inventory, Greenhouse Gases
Chris Horan, Environmental Engineer, Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community 

Tribes Partnering with Tribes -  An Exchange Network Tribal Intersection
Whitney Warrior, Environmental Scientist and Quality Assurance Manager, Iowa Nation of Oklahoma
Tribal/State Working Relationships 
David Wyatt, GIS Specialist, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

Exchange Network Tribal Governance Group (TGG) Listening Session: TGG Work Plan and the EPA Exchange Network; How Can TGG Members Help You? 
Robert Holden, Deputy Director, NCAI
Bruce Jones, TGG, SSHIAP Manager, and NWIFC
Frank Harjo, GIS Coordinator, Muscogee (Creek) Nation

Wiki-Exchange Network Style 
Mike Hahn, Information Management Specialist, NCAI

Exchange Network Grants – Writing a Successful Application for 2012
Ryan Humrighouse, Office of Information Collection, Office of Environmental Information
Pat Eklund, EPA Region 9 EN Coordinator and Christine Vigil, EPA Region 8 EN 

Exchange Network Data Management Technical Assistance
Frank Harjo, Muscogee (Creek) Nation
Kevin Lyons, Windsor Solutions

Tribal Exchange Network Open Forum and Roundtable Discussion
Bruce Jones, TGG, SSHIAP Manager, and NWIFC; Rob Willis, Ross & Associates

2009 Exchange Network Tribal Users Meeting
March 24-25, 2009 
Albuquerque, NM

Jonathan Jacobson presentation (.ppt)
Mike Beaulac presentation (.ppt)
Angie Reed presentation (.ppt)
Bruce Jones presentation (.ppt)

2008 NCAI Exchange Network Tribal Users Meeting
April 9-10, 2008

Exchange Network Overview/Grant Status Update

  • Doreen Sterling, Director Information Exchange & Services Division, Office of Environmental Information, US EPA
  • Laura Mayo, Yurok Tribe
  • Tony Hartrich, Quinault Indian Nation
  • Mike Beaulac, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

Tribal Initiatives and Exchange Network Projects

Water Quality Exchange

  • Dwane Young, EPA Office of Water

Node 2.0 

  • MitchWest, Exchange Network Coordinator

Data Security

  • Bill Farr, TopVue

2007 NCAI Exchange Network Tribal Users Meeting
March 20-21
Cherokee Nation Casino and Resort in Tulsa, OK.

2006 NCAI  Exchange Network Tribal Users Meeting
Seminole Hard Rock in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
April 6-7, 2006. (Meeting materials