Events, Workshops & Dialogues

Water in the West hosts workshops, dialogues, and other events, bringing together leaders, professionals, stakeholders and academic experts in the fields of water research and water management to inform and examine pressing western water issues. These events are an opportunity for those in the public, private, and academic sectors to learn more about water challenges in the West and gain insights into potential solutions.

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November 10, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Stanford Woods Environmental Forum with Bill Blomquist, "Notes from Underground: On the Role of Governance in Natural Resource Management"

October 13, 2016 - 8:00am

Stanford University’s Water in the West Program, the Gould Center for Conflict Resolution, in conjunction with California State University’s Center for Collaborative Policy hosted this workshop as part of the groundwater workshop series.  This workshop focused on Geophysical Methods for Sustainable Groundwater Management.

September 27, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

California Groundwater Briefing: Findings and Implications for the Future of California’s Water

September 9, 2016 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Water in the West scholars Newsha Ajami and Frank Wolak will join colleagues from Stanford's Graduate School of Business for a Water Data Summit on Sept. 9 at the GSB's Knight Management Center on campus. Organized by the California Data Collaborative with GSB Professor Wes Hartmann, the day-long event will feature interactive panels on how big water data integration is supporting water managers.

June 21, 2016 - 8:00am

Stanford University’s Water in the West Program and The Gould Center for Conflict Resolution, in conjunction with the California State University Sacramento’s Center for Collaborative Policy are hosting a four-part Groundwater Data Workshop Series.

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California Drought Data Portal

September 08, 2017

A new web portal puts four years of California drought data into an interactive format, showing where regions met or missed water conservation goals.