US-Australian Dialogue - The Coming Water Crisis: Solutions & Strategies
This conference focuses on what California can learn from Australia regarding conservation and the efficient use of scarce water resources. Space is limited for this exclusive event so please register today!
Monday, January 13, 20149:30 AM - 5:15 PM
9:30 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Conference
Grand Horizon Room, Covel Commons, UCLA Campus
330 De Neve Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Part I Welcome Remarks | Australia and the US - Partners for Water Solutions
Part II Global Water Management by 2050: Regional and National Solutions
Part III How will Sydney and Los Angeles Manage Water in 2050?
Part IV Keynote: Australia's Major Water Reforms
Part V Stormwater Capture for Water Supply by 2050
Part VI Integrating Recycled Water
Part VII Final Thoughts
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
Kim Beazley, Australian Ambassador to the United States
Rich Nagel, General Manager, West Basin Municipal Water District
J.R. DeShazo, Director, Luskin Center for Innovation, UCLA
Robert Hill, former Australian Defence Minister and former Australian Ambassador to the United Nations
Alf Brandt, Legislative Director, Assemblyman Anthony Rendon
Felicia Marcus, Chair, California State Water Resources Control Board
Presented by: UCLA International Institute
Sponsor(s): , Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, UCLA International Institute, UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations, UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation, UCLA Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment