Geotech Field Days @ Geotech Environmental Equipment, Inc.
Jun 21 – Jun 22 all-day
SWEP Luncheon Speaker with Allison Haraminac @ Pinyon Environmental
Sep 12 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Please join us for a SWEP Rocky Mountain Chapter speaker event on Wednesday September 12th, which will feature Allison Haraminac of Pinyon Environmental, Inc. discussing Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act (BGEPA) Compliance and Permitting. This presentation will discuss the definition of “take” and provide an overview of the BGEPA permitting process. It will also offer suggestions for minimizing cost and schedule impacts to projects where eagles are present. See attached flyer for details.

The event will be held at Pinyon Environmental, Inc., 3222 S. Vance Street, Suite 200, Lakewood, CO 80227 

Check-in begins at 11:30. The event runs from 12:00 to 1:00 with a catered lunch ($20 for members and $25 non-members). You are welcome to pay your 2018 SWEP Membership fees at check-in as well. 

Please RSVP by COB Monday September 10th to

 Since we are ordering box lunches, we ask you to RSVP and if your plans change and you cannot attend, please notify us by COB Monday September 10th. If you do not give us notice and are a no show, we kindly request that you pay for lunch. 


Dr. Dorothy Colagiovanni @ Next Frontier Biosciences
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Featuring: Dorothy Colagiovanni, Ph.D. from Next Frontier Biosciences

Next Frontier Biosciences (NFB) is a Colorado-based biotech company developing best-in-class purified cannabinoid products for the treatment of chronic pain and other serious medical conditions. This lunchtime presentation will provide an overview of the endocannabinoid system and its relevance to cannabis. It will also review medical uses for cannabis and the concept of microdosing for wellness.

Check-in begins at 11:30. The luncheon will be at 6510 W. 91st Ave., Suite 106, Westminster, CO 80031, and runs from 12:00 to 1:00 with a catered lunch. All are welcome to pay  2019 SWEP Membership fees at check-in. 

Cash or Checks at the check-in table only please.
RSVP* by COB Monday, January 28th to

*As we order lunches ahead of time, we ask  that if you RSVP and cannot attend, please let us know by COB Monday January 28th. If you do not give us notice and are a no show, we will kindly request that you pay for lunch. Also if you have any dietary restrictions, please notify us ahead of time.

About the speaker:

Dr. Colagiovanni is responsible for the day-to-day management of Next Frontier Biosciences’ research and development activities as well as supporting the commercialization of the company’s products. She has over two decades of pharmaceutical development experience with an emphasis on project management, pharmacology and toxicology. Prior to joining the company, Dr. Colagiovanni held scientific leadership roles with Nivalis Therapeutics and Replidyne. She also held research positions with OSI Pharma, Gilead Sciences and Amgen. Dr. Colagiovanni has a broad range of development experience, starting from early drug discovery and clinical trials through regulatory approval and commercial launch. She completed her Ph.D. at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Molecular Toxicology.