Water and Planning Connect

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  • Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018

  • Courageous Planning: Helping Water Managers Cope with Extreme Events (Opening Keynote)

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  8:30 AM - 10 AM CDT
    Location:  Basie A, A1

    Paul R. Brown, AICP, will share lessons learned from over 40 years of experience in the planning and management of water utilities and environmental services.

    CM | 1

  • Aligning Planners and Water Professionals

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  10:15 AM - 11:45 AM CDT
    Location:  Bennie Moten AB

    This session will address the vocabulary and understanding needed to build skill alignment between planners and water resource professionals, in order to help facilitate collaborative efforts. It will draw on the Water Research Foundations work, "Integrating Land Use and Water Resources: Planning to Support Water Supply Diversification."

    CM | 1.50

  • State Water Management Frameworks

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  10:15 AM - 11:45 AM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee A

    This session will focus on innovative state water management frameworks and how they are addressing integrated water resource management. Highlights include examples from two eastern and two western states.

    CM | 1.50

  • Water Planning for a Changing Climate

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  10:15 AM - 11:45 AM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee B

    This session will address the impacts of climate change on water resources and the role planners and water resource professionals can play in addressing them.

    CM | 1.50

  • Innovative One Water Case Studies

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  1:30 PM - 3 PM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee B

    This session will highlight innovative work being done by communities around the country to advance One Water practices.

    CM | 1.50

  • Policy Implications of One Water

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  1:30 PM - 3 PM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee A

    This session will explore the policy implications of the One Water concept from different perspectives, and how they are being addressed at the federal, state, and local levels.

    CM | 1.50

  • Scenario Planning Workshop, Part 1

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  1:30 PM - 3 PM CDT
    Location:  Bennie Moten AB

    This first part of the scenario planning workshop will focus on the value of scenario planning for addressing land use impacts on water resources.

    CM | 1.50

  • Addressing Water Equity Challenges

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  3:30 PM - 5 PM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee A

    This session will provide a framework for understanding and addressing water equity challenges, building the pillars of water equity established in US Water Alliance’s briefing paper “An Equitable Water Future.”

    CM | 1.50

  • Plans, Codes, and Water

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  3:30 PM - 5 PM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee B

    This session will lay out an integrated approach to the protection, provision, and management of water resources and infrastructure by local jurisdictions, from long-range planning to plan implementation through effective codes and ordinances.

    CM | 1.50
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  • Scenario Planning Workshop, Part 2

    Date:  Sept. 11, 2018
    Time:  3:30 PM - 5 PM CDT
    Location:  Bennie Moten AB

    This second part of the scenario planning workshop will provide a demonstration of exploratory scenario planning.

    CM | 1.50

  • Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018

  • Sustainable Nation: Developing Superpowers for Water Planning and Implementation (Day 2 Keynote)

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  8:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
    Location:  Basie A, A1

    Doug Farr, President and Founding Principal at Farr Associates, will share his insights into how we can create sustainable urban design patterns for the nation's future.

    CM | 1

  • Financing Equitable Water Infrastructure Systems

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  9:45 AM - 11 AM CDT
    Location:  Mary Lou Williams

    This session focuses on strategies cities and regions are exploring to repurpose and leverage public and private funds to address water challenges in ways that benefit disinvested communities.

    CM | 1.25

  • Green Infrastructure

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  9:45 AM - 11 AM CDT
    Location:  Bennie Moten AB

    This session will provide an overview of green infrastructure as it pertains to the One Water framework.

    CM | 1.25

  • Practices for Water Reuse

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  9:45 AM - 11 AM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee A

    Building on the Worthen Foundation’s Water Reuse Practice Guide, this session will examine best practices for on-site water reuse at the building and district scales.

    CM | 1.25

  • Engaging the Community Around Water

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  11:15 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Julia Lee A

    This session will focus on tools and techniques that water utilities have used to conduct outreach and community engagement around water projects.

    CM | 1.25

  • Regional Planning for Water Resources

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  11:15 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Bennie Moten AB

    This session will examine regional- and watershed-scale planning efforts, addressing both the protection of water resources and the multiple co-benefits resulting from these plans.

    CM | 1.25

  • Water Decision Support Tools

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  11:15 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
    Location:  Mary Lou Williams

    This session will provide an overview of water-related decision support tools that planners and water resource professionals can use to inform their work.

    CM | 1.25

  • Closing Plenary and Lunch

    Date:  Sept. 12, 2018
    Time:  12:30 PM - 1:45 PM CDT
    Location:  Basie A, A1

    This panel will explore new directions in planning for water, drawing on themes and lessons learned at the conference.

    CM | 1

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