Building Resilience to a Changing Climate: A Technical Training in Water Sector Utility Decision Support
Building Resilience to a Changing Climate: A Technical Training in Water Sector Utility Decision Support

Event Date(s):

December 3 - 4, 2019

Location:

Austin, TX

Target Audience:

  • Drinking water, wastewater and stormwater utility staff and managers engaged in long-term planning and decision making; and
  • Technical consultants providing engineering, modeling, regulatory compliance, planning and decision support services to water sector utilities on matters relating to adapting to climate uncertainties

Pre-Training Webinar
A pre-training webinar will be held in early November. All approved registrants are strongly encouraged to participate in this pre-training webinar so that participants enter the training with a common understanding of the fundamentals of climate change science, as well as the objectives and format of the event.

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Registration

The Water Utility Climate Alliance (WUCA) and other partners are hosting a FREE two-day technical training for drinking water, stormwater and wastewater utility staff, managers and consultants. Guided by a dynamic agenda and expert trainers, participants will gain useful knowledge and practical skills for integrating climate science into all aspects of water sector utility planning and business processes, as well as communication skills for relaying this information. The training will focus on important dimensions of building the resilience of water sector utilities, including creating a common vocabulary and understanding of climate science and practices so practitioners and consultants are able to effectively work together.