Conference Materials: 2016 Central Texas Water Conservation Symposium

Seton Administrative Offices
1345 Philomena Street
Austin, TX
February 2, 2016
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The 6th Annual Central Texas Water Conservation Symposium theme was  “Conservation, Come Drought or High Water.”

The symposium was sponsored by: Austin Water, AARO, Aqua Water Supply Corporation, Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, Capital Area Suburban Exchange, Cedar Park, Lower Colorado River Authority, Round Rock Texas Utilities and Environmental Services, City of Pflugerville, Seton Healthcare Family, Sierra Club, The City of San Marcos, Texas Water Foundation, Texas American Water Works Association and the Texas Water Development Board.


Symposium Agenda and Presentations

Conservation Loves a Crisis: Lessons From North America’s Driest City 
Doug Bennett, Conservation Manager, Southern Nevada Water Authority – Presentation


Panel: Economic Development: If You Conserve it, Will They Come?

Catherine Morse, Samsung Austin Semiconductor – (Presentation not available)

Amy Madison, Pflugerville Community Development Corporation –Presentation

Jon Hoceknyos, TXP Inc. – Pesentation


Demand Hardening: Implications of Investments in Long-Term Water Conservation for Drought Shortage Planning Study
Anil Bamezai, Alliance for Water Efficiency –Presentation


Role of Water Reuse in Conservation and Water Supply
Bob Johnson, McManus and Johnson Consulting Engineers – Presentation

Panel: Conservation Software: Is Data the Answer?

Mark Jordan, Austin Water Utility –Presentation

Dustan Compton, Tarrant Regional Water District –Presentation

Malini Banerjee, City of Dallas – Presentation


Water Conservation Design for the New Seton Medical Center
Shaun Grimm, WSP+ccrd – Presentation


Legislative and Regulatory Updates for Water Conservation
Heather Cooke, Austin Water Utility – Presentation