October 21, 2014

David Fulweber

Plant Manager, Bayfront/Flambeau

Xcel Energy

Roundtable Discussion for ASOT Future

Previous Speakers 2014

Previous Speakers 2013

"Penetrating the Bubble: Countering the Arguments of Climate Change Deniers"

June 18, 2013

John Klungness


EKCO Associates, LLC

Ashland Science on Tap

"Raising Arctic Char for Food Fish in a Recycle Aquaculture System Locally at the USP-NADF Research Facility in Red Cliff"

"The n-Burtanol Fermentation: Using Renewable Resources to Make Industrial Chemicals"

August 20, 2013

Erin O'Brien MS

Wetland Policy Director

Wisconsin Wetlands Association

Tracy Hames MS
Executive Director
Wisconsin Wetlands Association

May 21, 2013

Brenda Lafrancois PhD

Regional Aquatic Ecologist

National Park Service

"Bighead and Silver Carp in the St. Croix and Upper Mississippi Rivers: Using Food Web Analysis to Predict Impacts and Target Management"

"Hydrogen: A Reliable and Dependable Clean Energy Resource"

"Risk Factors for Stroke and Heart Attack"

January 15, 2013

Gregory Fischer

Facility Operations Manager
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and Northern Aquaculture Demonstration Facility

March 19, 2013

Luke Van Roekel PhD

Assistant Professor, Atmospheric Sciences
Northland College

"Moose Decline in Minnesota Compared to Other Regions"

July 16, 2013

A.A. Koeller MD

Family Practice Physician

Northlakes Community Clinic

February 18, 2014

Gregory Fischer

Facility Operations Manager
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and Northern Aquaculture Demonstration Facility

July 15, 2014

Mark Stensvold PhD


Nora Education Systems

"Calcium-Released Bound Water Pressing: Saving the U.S. Paper Industry"

June 17, 2014

David Vedder

Director of Engineering

C.G. Bretting Manufacturing

"Conserving Pine Marten Habitat: Where Do Pine Marten Sleep and Raise Their Young?"

"Bay Front Power Plant: Wood Waste to Electricity"

"Taking the Pulse of Local Rivers"

April 16, 2013

Don Mattsson PhD

Founder, Chairman and CEO

Butrolix Inc.

September 17, 2013

"Learning About Aquaculture in Wisconsin: Overview of the UW-SP Northern Aquaculture Demonstration Facility"

"The Art and Science of Brewing"

October 15, 2013

Toben Lafrancois PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Natural Resources and Philosophy

Northland College

May 19, 2014

Bo Belanger

Owner and Master Brewer

South Shore Brewery and President, Wisconsin Brewers Guild

"The Science of Innovation"

November 19, 2013

Amanda McGraw MS

PhD student, Integrated Biosciences Graduate Program

University of Minnesota - Duluth

August 19, 2014

Michael Joyce

Graduate Student

Integrated Biosciences Program

University of Minnesota - Duluth

"Wetlands in Our Watersheds"

April 15, 2014

Mike Michaud MS

Consultant, Renewable Energy

"Designing a Small Residence Using Green Building Materials"

"Emerging Impacts of Ecosystem Dysfunction in the Great Lakes: the Bird Botulism Story"

February 19, 2013

Matt Hudson MS

Watershed Program Coordinator
Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute, Northland College

Tracey Ledder
Board Member and Technical Advisor

Bad River Watershed Association