Past Event

Future Water Resource Needs for the Nation: Water Science and Research at the U.S. Geological Survey: Meeting 5

Study in Progress: Public Meeting
9:00 AM CDT - 3:30 PM CDT
February 8, 2018

Location: Hotel Allegro
171 W Randolph St Chicago Illinois 60601



9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
George Hornberger, Chair

9:15 a.m. Overview of Science and Partnerships at USGS Illinois-Iowa-Missouri Water Science Center
Amy Beussink, Director

10:00 a.m. Regional Stakeholder Perspectives Panel I
What are the most important aspects of your relationship with the USGS?
How do you utilize the work in water science and research of the USGS?
How do you envision the future of this partnership in the next 25 years?

Steve Cole, Great Lakes Commission
Joel Brammeier, Alliance for the Great Lakes
Bill Schleizer, Delta Institute

11:00 a.m. Break

11:15 a.m. Questions and Discussion with Regional Stakeholders Panel I

11:45 a.m. Lunch on your own

1:00 p.m. John Selker, Oregon State University (via Zoom webinar)

1:30 p.m. Regional Stakeholder Perspectives Panel II

Jason Navota, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
Bob Newport, Metropolitan Planning Council
Jeff Frey, Indiana Department of Environmental Management, Office of Water Quality

2:30 p.m. Break

2:45 p.m. Questions and Discussion with Regional Stakeholders Panel II
3:15 p.m. Public comment
(Members of the public interested in addressing the committee for up to 3 minutes must sign up during the meeting by 2:35 p.m.)

3:30 p.m. Adjourn Open Session