2018 San Gabriel Valley Water Forum Program Agenda


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7:30 am | Registration | Continental Breakfast | Networking | Main Lobby

  • Remember to check in and check out for Continuing Education Contact Hours

8:00 am | Welcome & Goals | California Ballroom 2 and 3

  • Patrick Healy (Moderator)
    General Assignment Reporter, NBC4 Southern California
  • Audience questions after each presentation

8:10 am | Droughts & Floods

  • David Biggar, Meteorologist
    NBC4 Southern California

8:35 am | Local Water Supply Conditions

  • Tony Zampiello, Executive Officer
    Main San Gabriel Basin Watermaster

8:55 am | Statewide Policy Recommendations

  • Managing Drought in a Changing Climate
    Caitrin Chappelle, Associate Center Director
    Water Policy Center, Public Policy Institute of California

9:20 am | Stormwater Capture | Moderated by Patrick Healy

  • Water Quality
    Renee Purdy, Regional Water Quality Control Board
  • MS4 Permit Compliance
    Oliver Chi, City Manager, Monrovia
  • Environmental Impacts
    Belinda Faustinos, Executive Director, Nature for All; LA County, LA County Appointee: Safe, Clean Water

10:20 am | Networking Break

10:35 am | Recycled Water | Moderated by Patrick Healy

  • Carson Recycled Water Project
    Deven Upadhyay, Assistant GM, Chief Operating Officer, Metropolitan Water District
  • New Technologies and Innovations
    Rich Nagel, President, WateReuse California

11:25 am | Imported Water | Moderated by Patrick Healy

  • Delta Sustainability
    Curt Schmutte, Consultant, Retired Delta Water Manager

Noon | Lunch Buffet | Buffet in lobby | Dine in California Ballroom

12:35 pm | Luncheon Discussion | Moderated by Patrick Healy

  • Imported Water Solution: Waterfix Update
    Steve Arakawa, Bay-Delta Initiatives Manager, Metropolitan Water District
    Jennifer Pierre, General Manager, State Water Contractors

1:20 pm | Closing Remarks & Raffle

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