Twice a year each Region of the IRWA puts together a forum to discuss and learn about modern infrastructure and how it impacts real estate through out the world.  This fall please join Chapter 16 in Burlington, VT as we host this years 2018 Region 4 Fall Forum.


Calendar of Events 

Oct. 17, 2018

Course 604 - Environmental Due Diligence and Liability

For more information and for mail in registration for this course please click here.

For a direct link to the IRWA web page and online registration please click here

Oct. 18, 2018 - 8 AM

Educational Conference - 
Energy Trends in the Northeast
How Do They Impact the ROW Industry?

Key Note Speaker:
Michael Henderson, PE Director of Regional Planning & Coordination, ISO New England

Presenters & Panel Discussion:

Morning Panel:  3 person panel with each speaker presenting ~30-45 minutes, audience will be invited to write down questions, moderator will present questions to the following panel.

Moderator: Christopher Root, COO, 

  • Erin K. Petkovich, Northeast Business Development, Enbridge - Filling the Gap for Renewables with Traditional Generation and How They Work Together

  • Tom Murray, Vermont Gas - Overcoming ROW Challenges to Natural Gas Infrastructure

  • Kerrick Johnson, Utopus Insights -Get out of the Way: Energy's 4 D's and How it Might Change ROW Work

Afternoon Panel:  3 speakers with Q/A after each presentation.

  • Will Dodge, Director, Downs Rachlin Martin, PLLC - Legal Aspects of Renewables, Eminent Domain for Merchant Projects, Wind, and Solar

  • Melodie Esterberg, PE, NH DOT - New Hampshire's Energy Infrastructure Corridors, Co-Location of Utilities.

  • Speaker Provided by Northern Power Systems - Technical Discussion of Wind Power/Energy Storage/Batteries/etc.

Safety Presentation:



Oct. 19, 2017

Fall Forum Business Meeting

Hotel Information

Hilton Garden Inn Burlington Downtown

101 Main Street
Burlington, Vermont 05401
Tel: +1-802-951-0099
Fax: +1-802-951-1199


With special thanks to our generous sponsors!