The One Water Leadership Summit will be held Sept. 15 to 17, 2014 in Kansas City, Mo.
Keynote speakers for the event include The Honorable Sly James, mayor of Kansas City, and Cindy Wallis-Lage, president, global business for Black & Veatch.
Spotlight Panels will feature cross-agency, cross-department, community and business leaders sharing their models of integration and innovation. Multi-disciplinary and geographically diverse presentations will demonstrate the flexibility of green infrastructure to serve a multitude of needs. Strategic Sidebar Conversations will tackle leadership questions in a conference format that will allow participants to sit face-to-face to generate new solution ideas. Attendees and presenters will reflect the scope of stakeholders needed to rethink and renew cities with resilience for a changing climate. Join water leaders, sustainability directors, transportation, parks and recreation officials, as well as business leaders, non-profit organizations, and regulators as they drive the paradigm shift for water sustainability.
The Leadership Summit is organized annually by the U.S. Water Alliance’s Urban Water Sustainability Council.