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CAFM 10th Annual Conference – November 1, 2023

CAFM 10th ANNUAL CONFERENCE The Connecticut Association of Flood Managers (CAFM) convened its 10th Annual Conference and Meeting at the Event Center at Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, Connecticut on November 11, 2023.  Approximately 100 CAFM members attended. Lots of folks from diverse backgrounds in and around Connecticut continue to be interested in floodplain management, as evidenced by the breakdown in attendees below:

  • Representatives from Connecticut Jurisdictions:  44
  • Consultants:  23
  • State Government Employees:  16
  • Regional Government Employees:  3
  • Non-Profit Representatives:  1
  • Academia:  4
  • Federal Government Employees:  4
  • Representatives from Industry:  4

We received a lot of constructive feedback from the conference.  Thank you to everyone who provided suggestions, we’ll try to provide programming that meets your needs in 2024!

If you are a CFM, please note that attending our 2023 conference makes you eligible for 5.0 CECs!  We will be sending the CFM attendee list to ASFPM.

Attendees are also eligible for 2.0 CECs for CZEO through CAZEO, 7.0 CECs for AICP through CTAPA, and 3.0 CECs through OEDM. 

Thanks to our partnership with CSCE, New York P.E.s were eligible for 5.0 CECss provided they scanned the QR code and input the codeword at the end of the conference.

If you need a certificate of attendance for your records, please email us at contactcafm (at)

The presentations from the conference are available to download:


Buchanan_Vetre Final Slides for CAFM 11-1-23

Caufield 20231101 CAFM FEMA Coastal Erosion Hazard Areas

Glowacki_Connecticut Association of Floodplain Managers

Golembiewski_Coastal Property Guide


LeNoir_CAFM presentation

Loehmann CAFM 23

Mas_Fuss & O’Neill_CT Stormwater Manuals Update

Pierce CTAFM Presentation_USACE

PidluskiForWeb_A Practical Guide to FEMA Elevation Certificates with Notes (CRS Notations)

Penczak_Proactive Management of Flooding – CAFM 2023

Santa_LIMWA – Whose Line Is It Anyway_RACE_CAFM_11-01-2023_Final


Simpson_Lynn Conference Presentation_2023-10-27_AS

TruscinskiMurphy_CIRCA JT & DM Lessons Learned

Watson_2023 – 11.01 – CAFM DEEP DCRF