March 15 Program – Speaker Added – Registration Closes March 8

February 27, 2013

Speaker Added:

Cynthia Truelove, Ph.D., Director and Visiting Scholar, Water-Energy Research Initiative, Water in the West, Stanford University

formarly the Senior Water Policy Analyst in the Policy and Planning Division of the California Public Utilities Commission

MCWRA & ACWA Region 3 Joint Program

The program agenda is available Agenda Final

Program Sponsored by:

WEST YOST

Hosted by Placer County Water Agency

Friday, March 15, 2013 

 - Drought and Climate Change -

Please join us for the next MCWRA and ACWA Region 3 joint program on drought and climate change.

Registration is available online until March 8 at: 

http://acwa.eventready.com/events/R3MCWRAMar13

Featured speakers include:

Last Call at the Oasis: Is this our “Inconvenient Truth”?

James S. Famigliette, Professor and Director, Earth System Science and Civil and Environmental Engineering; Director UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling, UC Irvine

Mega Drought – Will it happen again? Will we be ready?

John Kleppe, Ph.D, PE, Professor Emeritus, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno

Climate Change Panel – Is the time to act now? What is the risk of doing nothing?

  • Michael Anderson Ph.D, State Climatologist, California Department of Water Resources, Division of Flood Management
  • Michael D. Dettinger, Research Hydrologist, Western Regional Research,  U. S. Geological Survey; Research Associate, Climate Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography – Hydroclimatology and climate change
  • Glen M. MacDonald Ph.D, Director and Distinguished Professor, UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Moderated by: Mary Aileen Matheis, Director, Irvine Ranch Water District

The program agenda is available Agenda Final

 WHEN:           Friday, March 15, 2013 – 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

                          Onsite check-in and networking will begin at 9:30 a.m.

                          Lunch will be provided.   

WHERE:         The Ridge Golf Course and Event Center, 2020 Golf Course Rd., Auburn, CA

Registration is available online until March 8 at:

http://acwa.eventready.com/events/R3MCWRAMar13

Pre-Registration Fee: $ 30.00

Onsite Registration Fee: $35 – as space permits (Registration fee includes: meeting materials & lunch) Visa or Mastercard payments can only be accommodated online until the registration deadline, Mar. 8. Onsite registration payments must be with cash or check. All registration payments are due by March 15, 2013. The registration deadline is Mar. 8, or until space is full. Cancellations must be received in writing by 5 p.m. on Mar. 8, 2013, to receive reimbursement.

Questions?

Contact John Kingsbury at 530-957-7879johnkingsbury.mcwra@gmail.com   or Marcia Wulff at 916-441-4545marciaw@acwa.com

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