Sessions List

WaterSmart Innovations 2013 Sessions

ID
Time/Room
Name
Speaker
W-1300
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Sonoma A
The Death of Paper: Increased Rebate Efficiency Through Direct Install Programs (PDF)
Russ Sands, City of Boulder Water
W-1301
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Sonoma B
Save Water, Make Money! (PDF)
John Arena, Metropolitan Water District
W-1302
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Sonoma C
How the Drought in the West Was Won: THe Texas Water Development Board's Apporach to Drought Management (PDF)
Juan Moran-Lopez, Texas Water Development Board
W-1303
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Sonoma D
Case Study: Engaging Higher Education Students in Water Efficiency Measures on Campus (PDF)
Reyna Yagi, Denver Water
W-1304
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Napa A
Elements of a "Green" Irrigation System (PDF)
Brent Mecham, Irrigation Association
W-1305
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Napa B
Rainwater Harvesting and Appropriate Technologies at the Altos de Morelos, Mexico (PDF)
Sandra Vasquez, INSTITUTO MEXICANO DE TECNOLOGÍA DEL AGUA
W-1306
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Napa C
Beyond CalGREEN - Water Efficiency Potential Over and Above Green Building Codes (PDF)
Peter Mayer, Water Demand Management
W-1307
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Napa D
The Nexus Between Compact Neighborhoods, Water Conservation and Sustainability (PDF)
Robert Fielden, RAFI Architecture and Design
W-1308
1:35pm - 2:35pm
Sonoma A
Integrated Water & Energy Solutions for the Hospitality Industry (PDF)
Charles Smith, Hotel Sustainablity Solutions
W-1310
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Sonoma C
The Case for Fixing the Leaks: Winning the Public Argument for Investing in Water Infrastructure (PDF)
Danielle Gallet, Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT)
W-1311
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Sonoma C
To the Mandate, and Beyond: How the State of Georgia Used an Innovative Teaching Model for Statewide Water Auditing (PDF)
Will Jernigan, Cavanaugh & Associates, PA
W-1312
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Napa A
Drip Irrigation from Elevated Barrels: Emitter Performance at Substandard Pressure (PDF)
Daniel Smeal, New Mexico State University
W-1313
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Napa B
The 'Greywater' Resource: Daily Greywater Produces Daily Hot Water (PDF)
Craig Richmond, Nexus eWater
W-1314
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Napa C
Incorporating (Hot) Water Use Efficiency into Rating Systems & Energy Codes (PDF)
Gary Klein, Affiliated International Management, LLC
W-1315
1:35pm - 2:05pm
Napa D
Local Champions Mean Big Results for WaterSense Labeled New Homes
Alicia Marrs, U.S. EPA WaterSense
W-1316
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Sonoma A
Results of a Performance-Based Residential Rebate Program (PDF)
Emily Coll, Carlson Water Management
W-1317
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Sonoma B
Catalyzing Community Action to Take Water Savvy Solutions to Scale (PDF)
Claire Nordlie, Sonoma County Water Agency
W-1318
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Sonoma C
Advancing Water Loss Control - Findings from the Latest Water Research Foundation Project (PDF)
Kate Gasner, Water Systems Optimization
W-1319
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Sonoma D
Irrigation for Women (PDF)
Stephanie Anagnoson, Castaic Lake Water Agency
W-1320
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Napa A
Introducing California's New Norm in Landscaping (PDF)
W-1321
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Napa B
Sustainability Assesment of Water Supply in Costa Brava, SPAIN (PDF)
Chelsea Burns, American University, M.A. Candidate
W-1322
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Napa C
Volumetric Pricing for Sewer Service in the State of California (PDF)
Thomas Chesnut, A & N Technical Services, Inc.
W-1323
3:05pm - 3:40pm
Napa D
Building the Teams that Build Green Infrastructure (PDF)
W-1324
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Sonoma A
So Many Water Conservation Models, What's the Difference? (PDF)
Brian M. Skeens, P.E., CH2M HILL
W-1325
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Sonoma B
Gauging Social Marketing Campaign Success ---Tools and Tips (PDF)
Stephanie Anagnoson, Castaic Lake Water Agency
W-1326
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Sonoma C
Cutting Our Losses: The Los Angeles Water Loss Audit Experience (PDF)
Penny Falcon, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
W-1327
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Sonoma D
Do You Know Your Urban Water Address - and Why it Matters? (PDF)
Dennis Nelson, Project WET Foundation
W-1328
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Napa A
A Utility's Look Into Water Restrictions vs. Water Budgets (PDF)
David Turnage, Austin Water
W-1329
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Napa B
Incentives to Expedite Recycled Water Development (PDF)
Ray Mokhtari, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
W-1330
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Napa C
On the Ground Experience, Water Partnering with Energy (PDF)
Elisabeth Lovsted, Eastern Municipal Water District
W-1331
3:45pm - 4:15pm
Napa D
What's New With WaterSense Labeled Homes? (PDF)
Jonah Schein, U.S. EPA WaterSense
W-1332
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Sonoma A
How Conservation Rewards are Changing the Game: The Evolution of Water Conservation in Wisconsin and Beyond (PDF)
McGee Young, Marquette University
W-1333
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Sonoma B
Tablet Technology- An Automated & Paperless Office (PDF)
Pam Lorence, City of Santa Rosa
W-1335
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Sonoma D
Greywater in the Real World: Study of 83 Residential Greywater Systems (PDF)
W-1336
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Napa A
Conservation Coaches Improve Landscape Program Effectiveness (PDF)
Pamela Berstler, G3, Green Gardens Group
W-1337
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Napa B
Maximizing Conservation through the Use of Alternate Water Sources (PDF)
Paula Kehoe, SFPUC Water Resources
W-1338
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Napa C
City of Austin Water and Energy Utility Efficiency Partnership Programs (PDF)
Mark Jordan, Austin Water Utility
W-1340
4:20pm - 4:50pm
Napa D
Conservation after Catastrophe: Rebuilding Waldo with Efficiency and High-Performance Construction (PDF)
Frank Kinder, Colorado Springs Utilities
ID
Time/Room
Name
Speaker
T-1300
9:30am - 10:00am
Sonoma A
Conservation Synergy: The Case for Integrating Water and Energy Efficiency Programs (PDF)
Amelia Nuding, Western Resource Advocates
T-1301
9:30am - 10:00am
Sonoma B
CSI: Irrigation – The Forensics of Solving High Bill Complaints (PDF)
David Turnage, Austin Water
T-1302
9:30am - 10:00am
Sonoma C
TGIF: Online Access to the Turf Science and Management Literature (PDF)
Pete Cookingham, Michigan State University Libraries' Turfgrass Information Center
T-1303
9:30am - 10:00am
Sonoma D
The Cochise Water Project (TCWP) - A New First! (PDF)
David Grieshop, Reality LLC
T-1304
9:30am - 10:00am
Napa A
Reducing Peak Hour Demand with Nozzle Retrofits: Three Year Evaluation (PDF)
Jeff Petersen, Eugene Water & Electric Board
T-1305
9:30am - 10:00am
Napa B
Using Stormwater as an Alternative Water Source for Irrigation at the National Mall (PDF)
Brian E. Vinchesi, Irrigation Consulting, Inc.
T-1306
9:30am - 10:00am
Napa C
Implementation of the "25 x 25" Strategy (PDF)
Karen Hobbs, Natural Resources Defense Council
T-1307
9:30am - 10:00am
Napa D
Planning During the Perfect Storm: Poor Economy, Weather and Budget (PDF)
William O. Maddaus, Maddaus Water Management
T-1308
10:05am - 10:35am
Sonoma A
Knowledge is Power: WaterSmart & IRWD's Information-Based Efficiency Program Results (PDF)
Peter Yolles, WaterSmart Software, Inc.
T-1309
10:05am - 10:35am
Sonoma B
How HOA Research Became Pivotal for North Texas Conservation Campaign (PDF)
Denise Hickey, North Texas Municipal Water District
T-1310
10:05am - 10:35am
Sonoma C
Water Resource Management Beyond Climate Change: Welcome to the Anthropocene (PDF)
Michael Davidson, Claremont Graduate University-Department of Politics and Policy
T-1311
10:05am - 10:35am
Sonoma D
Public Water Efficiency Workshops Produce Measurable Water Savings (PDF)
Heather Moody, Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources
T-1312
10:05am - 10:35am
Napa A
Field Study of Multi-Stream Rotator Spray Heads and Associated Products (PDF)
Mitchell Morgan, Southern Nevada Water Authority
T-1313
10:05am - 10:35am
Napa B
Strategic Planning for Groundwater Recharge Using Stormwater (PDF)
Mike Antos, Council for Watershed Health
T-1314
10:05am - 10:35am
Napa C
A Water Supplier's Perspective on Irrigation Code (PDF)
Jill Hoyenga, Eugene Water & Electric Board
T-1315
10:05am - 10:35am
Napa D
A Case Study in Using the AWE Tracking Tool (PDF)
Robert Stefani, Austin Water
T-1316
10:40am - 11:10am
Sonoma A
Identifying Water Use Efficiency Opportunities for Large Landscapes with GIS (PDF)
Gary Tilkian, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
T-1317
10:40am - 11:10am
Sonoma B
Market Research Landscape Water Management and Water Budgeting Program Findings (PDF)
Lou Bendon, Flycatcher Marketing
T-1318
10:40am - 11:10am
Sonoma C
Army Net Zero Water Initiative (PDF)
Kate McMordie Stoughton, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
T-1319
10:40am - 11:10am
Sonoma D
It’s Really about Engagement, Education and Behaviour Change through Entertainment (PDF)
Avi Djanogly, GabiH2O
T-1320
10:40am - 11:10am
Napa A
eGuide to a WaterSmart Lifestyle: A Single-family Homeowner's go-to Guide for Water-use Efficiency (PDF)
Kelly Mooney, San Diego County Water Authority
T-1321
10:40am - 11:10am
Napa B
From Rain to Resource: Rainwater Harvesting for Drought Planning and Stormwater Management (PDF)
Jennifer Carlile, City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management
T-1322
10:40am - 11:10am
Napa C
The Water Conservation/Water Quality Paradox (PDF)
Jill Hoyenga, Eugene Water & Electric Board
T-1323
10:40am - 11:10am
Napa D
A Balanced Approach to Water Conservation in Utility Planning: Water Research Foundation Project No. 4175 (PDF)
Thomas Chesnut, A & N Technical Services, Inc.
T-1324
11:15am - 11:45am
Sonoma A
Let’s Take It Outside – How Much Does Wind Effect Efficiency? (PDF)
Randy Montgomery and Rainbird Corp .
T-1325
11:15am - 11:45am
Sonoma B
Staying WaterSmart in Southern Nevada
Shannon Doherty, R & R Partners
T-1326
11:15am - 11:45am
Sonoma C
The Benefits of Conservation in the World’s Most Water-Rich Region (PDF)
Mary Ann Dickinson, Alliance for Water Efficiency
T-1327
11:15am - 11:45am
Sonoma D
The Retro-Fit WaterSense Labeled Home Classroom (PDF)
Clint Wolfe, Texas A&M AgriLife
T-1328
11:15am - 11:45am
Napa A
Get a CLWUE! The Comprehensive Landscape Water Use Efficiently Program (PDF)
Melissa Baum-Haley, Ph.D., Municipal Water District of Orange County
T-1329
11:15am - 11:45am
Napa B
How to Design Water Harvesting Systems to Maximize Total Water Savings (PDF)
John R. Bauer, Wahaso- Water Harvesting Solutions
T-1330
11:15am - 11:45am
Napa C
Finding the Next Tier of CII Water Efficiency (PDF)
Bill McDonnell, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
T-1331
11:15am - 11:45am
Napa D
Rethinking the Impossible: Net Zero Water Footprinting Strategies (PDF)
John Hazlett, Williams Creek Consulting
T-1332
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Sonoma A
Research, A Non-Incentive Approach to Conservation (PDF)
Kira Alonzo, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
T-1333
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Sonoma B
Putting Consumer Market Research into Action through Effective Planning
Veronica Blette, US EPA WaterSense
T-1334
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Sonoma C
Tablets/Software: Streamlining Water Surveys and Lessons Learned Navigating New Technology (PDF)
Michelle Maddaus, Maddaus Water Management
T-1335
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Sonoma D
Conservation and a Balanced Water Supply Portfolio for Colorado (PDF)
Jorge Figueroa, Western Resource Advocates
T-1336
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Napa A
Using Big Data to Predict Big Alternative Landscape Irrigation Savings (PDF)
Mackenzie Boyer, University of Florida
T-1337
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Napa B
PERC / ASFlow Report on Reduced Flows in Building Drains– Next Steps (PDF)
Peter DeMarco, IAPMO
T-1338
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Napa C
Declining Water Sales and Utility Revenues: What are Some Practical Solutions for Conservation? (PDF)
Mary Ann Dickinson, Alliance for Water Efficiency
T-1339
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Napa D
Advanced Meters: Empowering Customers to Act (PDF)
Lucas Mouttet, Fort Collins Utilities
T-1340
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Sonoma A
What do a Jail, an Ice Skating Rink and Hotels have in Common? (PDF)
Debra Lane, City of Santa Rosa
T-1341
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Sonoma B
The Art of Sustaining Water Conservation Public Awareness & The Science of Measuring the Results (PDF)
Fujiang Wen, City of Dallas
T-1342
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Sonoma C
Conservation Efforts to Sustain a Desert River (PDF)
Linda Stitzer, Western Resource Advocates
T-1343
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Sonoma D
State of the States - Emerging Water Loss Regulations in the U.S. (PDF)
Will Jernigan, Cavanaugh & Associates, PA
T-1344
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Napa A
WBICs: New Long-Term Water Savings Analysis (PDF)
Alice Webb-Cole, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
T-1345
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Napa B
Technology for Smart Restrooms- Perspectives from a Plumbing Manufacturer (PDF)
Daniel Gleiberman, Sloan Valve Company
T-1346
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Napa C
Future Water Waste; Nipping it in the Build (PDF)
Thomas Pape, Best Management Partners
T-1347
3:05pm - 3:35pm
Napa D
ICI Water Use Benchmarking to Identify Potential Conservation Savings and Strategies (PDF)
Mark Jordan, Austin Water Utility
T-1348
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Sonoma A
Saving Water and Energy - Helping Utilities Build Best Programs (PDF)
Rachel Young, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)
T-1349
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Sonoma B
It Takes a Village: Facilitating Public Input on Drought Policy (PDF)
David Turnage, Austin Water
T-1350
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Sonoma C
Making Water Work in the Okanagan-Development of a Water-Saving Campaign in Canada's Most Water Stressed Region (PDF)
Corinne Jackson, Okanagan Basin Water Board
T-1351
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Sonoma D
Ten Years of Water Conservation in the Metro Atlanta Region (PDF)
Neela Ram, Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District
T-1352
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Napa A
Preliminary Results from Implementing Smart Controllers in Orange County, FL (PDF)
Stacia Davis, University of Florida
T-1353
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Napa B
Commodes into Roads: Closing the Recycling Loop in Porcelain Replacement (PDF)
Frank Kinder, Colorado Springs Utilities
T-1354
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Napa C
Landscape Irrigation Sprinkler and Emitters – Overview of the New ASABE/ICC Standard (PDF)
Shawn Martin, International Code Council
T-1355
3:40pm - 4:10pm
Napa D
Primed for Conservation: Experimental Evidence from Nudges to Join Water-Use Information Website (PDF)
Laura Grant, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
T-1356
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Sonoma A
Results from Pilot Testing New Technology to Improve Irrigation Efficiency May-October 2012, and Beyond (PDF)
Marty Laporte, Stanford University
T-1357
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Sonoma B
Changing Water Use Habits Through Social Media (PDF)
Richard Restuccia, Valley Crest Landscape Companies
T-1358
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Sonoma C
SNWA's Pool Evaporation Study (PDF)
Michael Drinkwine, Southern Nevada Water Authority
T-1359
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Sonoma D
Estimating Weather-Sensitive Demands for Water: Implications of Climate Change (PDF)
John Clayton, Hazen and Sawyer, PC
T-1360
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Napa A
Commercial Success! Irrigation Inspection Program Produces 19% Water Reduction (PDF)
Gail Donaldson, City of Allen
T-1361
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Napa B
C2E Water Use Dashboard: A Tool for Promoting Water Efficiency and Tracking Water Use
Candice Rupprecht, University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center
T-1362
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Napa C
Regulatory and Market-Based Efficiency Impacts on Water Supply Planning: What’s In Your Future? (PDF)
Lisa R. Krentz, Hazen and Sawyer, P.C.
T-1363
4:15pm - 4:45pm
Napa D
Real-Time Water Use Data: An Effective Tool for Water Management (PDF)
Catherine Elvert, City of Palo Alto Utilities
ID
Time/Room
Name
Speaker
F-1301
9:00am - 9:30am
Sonoma A
Energy Smart Landscape Workshops -“Yes Energy Smart” (PDF)
Bill McDonnell, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
F-1302
9:00am - 9:30am
Sonoma B
HETs in Commercial applications…What are the REAL Water Savings? (PDF)
John Koeller, P.E., Koeller and Company
F-1303
9:00am - 9:30am
Sonoma C
Smart Water Application Technologies 2013 Update (PDF)
Brian E. Vinchesi, Irrigation Consulting, Inc.
F-1304
9:00am - 9:30am
Sonoma D
The Chino Basin Aquifer-Insuring for Clean Reliable Water for Today and the Future (PDF)
David Schroeder, Chino Basin Water Conservation District
F-1305
9:35am - 11:00am
Sonoma A
Raingardens to Water Sensitive Cities: What works? (PDF)
Council for Watershed Health
F-1306
9:35am - 11:05am
Sonoma B
Turf Replacement Incentive Programs
Multiple Organizations
F-1307
9:35am - 11:05am
Sonoma C
Constructing Sucessful Rates
Tom Ash, Western Municipal Water District
Peter Mayer, Water Demand Management
Rich Giardina
F-1308
9:35am - 11:05am
Sonoma D
Water Efficiency and the Colorado River Basin Supply and Demand Imbalance
Water Efficiency Action Network- Colorado River Basin

Sessions subject to change without notice.

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