Schedule of Events 2019

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23
 
8:00am                     CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
 
8:30am-12:00pm       CALL TO ORDER/GENERAL SESSION
  • Welcome Address  Chris Dahlstrom, Conference Chair
  • Keynote Address  Michael Ryan, Acting Regional Director, Bureau of Reclamation MP Region
  • Bureau of Reclamation Area Managers' Roundtable: Getting the Lowdown from the People on the Ground Panel Presentation
  • The (New) Shape of Water: Overview of the Recent CVP-SWP Agreements  Panel Presentation
12:15pm-2:00pm        LUNCHEON and PROGRAM
  • Regional Director's Conservation Award Presentation
  • Washington Update: A Look Ahead to the 116th Congress and Year 3 of the Trump Administration  Panel Presentation
  
5:30pm-7:30pm           EXHIBITOR RECEPTION & SLOTS TOURNAMENT 
  • Hosted Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres
 
THURSDAY, JANUARY 24
8:00am-9:10am            BREAKFAST and PROGRAM
  • Keynote Speaker  Steven Ford, Actor and Son of President Gerald Ford
9:20am-12:15pm          GENERAL SESSION
  • Newlands Report  Rusty Jardine, Truckee-Carson Irrigation District
  • Role of the Federal Water Master in the Administration of Water Rights on the Truckee River  Patrick E. Fritchel, US District Court Water Master's Office
  • That Sinking Feeling.. Groundwater/Subsidence Issues  Panel Presentation
  • The Public Trust Doctrine: New Developments  Panel Presentation
 
12:30pm-1:30pm          LUNCHEON and PROGRAM
  • Deja vu: Fear and Uncertainty in the Klamath Basin  Klamath Water Users Association
  • Cachuma Project Report  Chris Dahlstrom, Santa Ynez WCD ID #1
1:45pm-3:30pm           GENERAL SESSION
  • Forecasting the Biggest Storms in the Biggest Little City  Chris Smallcomb, National Weather Service
  • I've Seen Fire and I've Seen Rain: Western Wildfires and Effects on the Watershed  Panel Presentation
 
3:30pm-5:30pm          WORKSHOP: Technical Assistance for Modernization Options  Stuart Styles, Cal Poly ITRC
 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25
8:30am-11:30am            BREAKFAST and PROGRAM
  • Slot Tournament Awards
  • Meet the Cal Poly Scholarship Students
  • NASA Airborne Snow Observatory - Rocket Science Meets Runoff?  Panel Presentation
  • 2019 Water Supply Outlook  Bureau of Reclamation
 
 

52nd Annual
Conference

January
23-25, 2019

Reno,
Nevada