Planning and Resilience: Discussion and Breakout Sessions

A panel of experts will frame important issues to be discussed during breakout sessions. Discussions will revolve around the main topics of (1) infrastructure investment; (2) integrated water resources management; and (3) water and energy interdependencies. Participating panelists are Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans Executive Director, Cedric Grant, East Bay Municipal Utility District Maintenance and Construction Department Manager, Clifford Chan, and National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) Engineering and Bi-national Water Issues Manager, Mario López Pérez.

Following the panel discussion, breakout sessions will be organized around each of the topic areas, allowing the opportunity for participants to delve deeper into each topic.