Water Tech Summit

Summit on Water Technology & the California Drought:
Leveraging Technology to Build a Drought Resilient California

The 2015 Summit on Water Technology and the California Drought will explore existing and upcoming technologies that can be more broadly deployed to strengthen California’s drought resiliency. The summit is hosted by the California state government and will bring together water agencies, water technology companies, state and local government leaders, researchers, non-profit organizations, and other key stakeholders for this important discussion.

The summit will feature technologies that are already deployed in some places, highlight upcoming technologies yet to be commercialized, and identify ways to scale-up successful technologies across all sectors of California’s economy.

This summit so co-sponsored by Imagine H2O and the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA).

Due to space limitations, attendance will be invitation only.

Meeting Materials and Information

Summit Agenda

Biographies for all speakers, moderators, and deep-dive breakout session facilitators.

Live Webcast– The Summit on Water Technology and the California Drought will be a live webcast for those unable to attend in person. You may view the morning and afternoon plenary sessions and all six deep-dive breakout session discussions by following this link: http://www.calepa.ca.gov/Broadcast/

Webcast Video Recordings – View the video of each session here.

Presentations – used for each session are available below.

Plenary Session One

Deep-Dive Session One: Agricultural Water Use Efficiency

Deep-Dive Session Two: Expanding Water Supplies

Deep-Dive Session Three: The Water Energy Nexus

Plenary Session Two

Deep-Dive Session Four: Residential and Commercial Water Use Efficiency

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Deep-Dive Session Five: Fostering Innovation

Deep-Dive Session Six: Managing Natural Systems

Closing Plenary

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