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.
Source: U.S. Water Alliance