Join SSV For Upcoming Events!
Saturday April 22, 2017 - 9AM-3PM PST: Earth Day and Great Race for Saving Water
The City of Palo Alto has teamed up with sponsors to invite you to the 2017 Earth Day Festival & Great Race for Saving Water. This celebration of Earth Day will include activities, art, live music, prizes, zoo animals, bike tours, bird walks, food and fun for the whole family. The day starts off with the family-friendly Great Race for Saving Water, a fun 5k race and walk-a-thon for water conservation. Download flyer here and visit activity page and register here.
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Wednesday March 22, 2017 - 11AM-noon PST: Silicon Valley Water Conservation Awards
The Silicon Valley Water Conservation Awards recognize organizations, agencies, businesses and individuals whose programs and leadership advance water conservation and reuse in Silicon Valley. Get more details here.
Wednesday March 15, 2017 - 6;30PM PST: Water Gala ´17 - IMAGINE H2O´s 8th annual celebration.
Meet H2O´s 2017 Water Innovators. Get more details here.
Friday January 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST: Jobs and Water - California Workforce Environmental and Sustainability Roundtable, at Mission College
California Workforce Environmental and Sustainability Roundtable is bringing together industry, government and education to identify the needs and gaps of industry. Join them in identifying educational needs to prepare the next generation of skilled workforce for emerging technologies, applications and equipment. Get more details here.
December 2, 2016: SSV’s Winter Water Workshop at Google: Collaboration and Connection
Limited to 120 attendees, this workshop will focus on opportunities, challenges and priorities in creating water resilience in the Silicon Valley. The event will feature presentations, guided conversations and opportunities to connect with experts in water, elected officials, water agencies and tech companies. Both distributed and centralized water reuse will be featured. Get more details here.
November 2, 2016: CWEA/WERF Onsite Wastewater Reuse Workshop
SSV is a supporting partner for this workshop which will assist communities in developing a local water reuse program with a 10-step program following the guidelines lad out in the Blueprint for Onsite Water Systems. Get more details here.
June 3, 2016: Silicon Valley Energy Summit
Silicon Valley Energy Summit (SVES) at Stanford in partnership with Sustainable Silicon Valley. SSV is organizing a panel on the future of water in California and coordinating up to 10 roundtable Conversations for Connections. Get more details here.
April 28, 2016: California Water Environment Association (CWEA)
SSV organized a panel. Get more details here.
Tuesday, July 19, 6:30: Creative Collisions at The Tech
Listen to a concert by the Climate Music Project and join conversations around climate change, including water, which SSV will be leading.
August 13, 2016: BlockFest
BlockFest at the Ecumenical Hunger Program (EHP) celebrating the Net Positive Communities– East Palo Alto Project.
September 15, 2016 : A Regulators Workshop: Conservation, Efficiency & Reuse in California Codes
Experts from California Buildings Standard Commission and California Department of Housing and Community Development will present to city and county employees the standards which regulate water conservation and reuse in commercial and residential buildings. To be held at Santa Clara County’s Administration building. Get more details here.
Speakers and Presentations
September 19-22, 2016 - VERGE: Accelerate the Clean Economy
Join the diverse, cross-sector audience of 1,500+ leaders exploring business opportunities and solutions at the intersection of technology and sustainability. Save 20% with discount code V16SSV. Can’t make it for the full event? Claim a complimentary VERGE Expo pass with code V16SSVEXPO. Learn more and register here: http://grn.bz/v16ssv.
October 18, 2016: Creating an Ecosystem for a Carbon Balanced Planet
Hosted by SSV and Center for Carbon Removal
Join Nancy Pfund, Founder and Managing Partner of DBL Partners, Sustainable Silicon Valley, and the Center for Carbon Removal for an interactive workshop that brings together leaders from across disciplines to create a tangible projects for the development of innovative carbon solutions. This curated workshop will feature collaborative interactions with leaders in carbon, energy, agriculture, and transportation to showcase emerging technologies to address carbon. Workshop
attendees will participate in a design charrette with the goal of identifying measurable projects. Together we will advance the development of a carbon balanced planet. Get more details here.
Speakers and Presentations