Each year, the Foundation organizes conferences, workshops
and special events devoted to specific issues surrounding water.
The Foundation’s annual Water Summit, typically held in the
fall, features speakers from various interest groups, the
state Legislature and governmental agencies who play important
roles in making policy decisions about water. Other conferences
have focused on climate change, groundwater, the Delta, flood
management and drought. We also host an annual Water 101
workshop as well as other workshops. Some conferences are
conducted in partnership with state agencies and other
Mark your calendars now for our full schedule of fall programs,
including a reunion of our Water Leaders graduates to celebrate
the 25th anniversary of the program as well as the in-person
return of our 38th annual Water Summit.
Our fall programming also includes tours exploring California’s
two largest rivers, the Sacramento and the San Joaquin, to learn
more about infrastructure, the impacts on farms and habitat from
a third year of drought and salmon restoration efforts.
Check out the details below to learn more about these fall
We are marking the 25th anniversary
of our California Water
Leaders program this year, and planning for a
reunion this fall of alums dating back to 1997.
If you have gone through our program, save the date for
Oct. 26, roughly 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., for a reunion to mark
the special anniversary. We will be holding it in Sacramento
along the American River in a rustic, relaxed setting with lawn
games, happy hour and dinner.
Just fill out the form below to submit your event to our staff
for review. Please note that we will not publish the “submission
contact information,” it will only be used by our staff if we
need to contact you with questions.