7:30 - 8 a.m.
8 - 9 a.m.
Kon Tiki Ballroom
"CALIFORNIA'S COMPREHENSIVE WATER REFORM"
Chairman, Metropolitan Water District
KP Public Affairs
Track 4 Kon Tiki Ballroom
WATER CONSERVATION ROUNDTABLE
9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
-Moderator: Anne Bamford, Hewlett Packard
"Commercial, Institutional and Industrial Guiding Principles for Water Management"
-Tony Francois, KP Public Affairs
"Implementing Industrial BMPs for Cost-Effective Water Savings"
-Lisa Maddaus, P.E., Brown and Caldwell
-Lisa Skutecki, Brown and Caldwell
"Water/Energy Efficiency Audit Results"
-Jack Simes, Area Planning Officer, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
-Greg Waterbury, Life Technologies
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WATER QUALITY PANEL
10:45 a.m. - 12 noon
-Moderator: Ed Othmer, URS
"Recent Regional Board Decisions, Court Rulings and Stormwater Scientific Studies: How They Affect Industrial Facility Discharge Requirements"
-Timothy Simpson, AMEC Geomatrix
-Marty Sponberg, AMEC Geomatrix
-Daniel Cooper, Lawyers for Clean Water
Track 5 Macaw Room
EMERGING BUSINESS STRATEGIES
9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
"Integrating Your Environmental Programs into Corporate Operational and Financial Goals/Global Supply Chain Management"
-Moderator: John Ulrich, Executive Director, Chemical Industry Council of California
-J. Holland Jordan, Ph.D., Director, Chem Stewards, Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA)
-Susan Nicholls-Billheimer, Sr. VP Operations, Ross Organic Specialty Sales Inc., Responsible Distribution Process, National Association of Chemical Distributors NACD
-Dan Roczniak, Senior Director, Responsible Care, American Chemistry Council (ACC)
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10:30 a.m. - 12 noon
"Can't Afford to Implement a Sustainability Program in this Economic Downturn? Think Again! Maximize Productivity of Your Resources to Yield Measureable Improvements Year after Year"
-Randall Smith, P.E., CDM
"Why Sustainability Makes Business Sense -- Sustainability and Green Initiatives Are No Longer Optional; Rethink Your Business Model"
-Sarah Isabel Parriott, Paladin Law Group
-Bret Stone, Paladin Law Group
"Business Continuity -- Planning for this Year's Flu Season"
-Lyn Hall, Qualcomm
***Conference adjourns 12 noon***