Speaking, Facilitating, Moderating

2017 Engagements

April 25, 2017, La Jolla, CA
Osher Lifelong Learning Instutute, University of California, San Diego

March 9, 2017, El Cajon, CA
Sustainable Turf and Landscape Seminar

2016 Engagements

November 28, 2016, San Diego, CA, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
“Drought? Let’s talk atmospheric rivers, El Niños, La Niñas and the role of climate change”

November 17, 2016, San Diego, CA, SDG&E Energy Center, Water Conservation Action Committee
“Drought? Let’s talk atmospheric rivers, El Niños, La Niñas and the role of climate change”

November 9, 2016, San Diego, CA, Environmental Entrepreneurs
“The Business of Clean Energy & Climate: A Post-Election Look at What’s Ahead”

October 20, 2016, San Diego, CA, West Coast Climate Strategies Forum
“Emerging Technologies That Address the Energy-Water Nexus”

September 15, 2016, Santa Monica, CA, DOJO Expert Conference
“The Future of Clean Energy”

April 22, 2016, Sacramento, CA
Investor Town Hall interview

April 22, 2016, Sacramento, CA , Green California Summit
“The People Factor: Cross Sector Integration in the Energy-Water Nexus”

Selected Older Engagements

October 12, 2015, Abu Dhabi, UAE, EcoCity World Summit
“Carbon Sequestration and Ending Overshoot”

October 7, 2015, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Eye on Earth Summit
“Oceans and Blue Carbon – The Role of Mapping and Joint Fact-Finding in Efficiently Creating Community”

April 21, 2015, San Diego, CA, Politically Speaking
NBC7 Interview

March 27, 2015, San Diego, CA, Politically Speaking
NBC7 Interview

July 17 2014, San Diego, CA, Procopio headquarters
“Making Stormwater Alternative Compliance Programs Work” (facilitation)

May 14, 2014, San Diego, CA, University of San Diego
“San Diego World Affairs Council Climate and Energy Symposium”

May 12, 2014, San Diego, CA
KPBS Evening Edition Interview

February 25, 2014, San Diego, CA, Climate Leadership Conference
“Water, Energy, Food Nexus”

July 8, 2013, San Diego, CA, Water Conservation Action Committee
“Energy – Water – Emissions: The Critical Nexus”

April 23, 2013, Washington DC, World Oceans Council
Sustainable Ocean Summit (facilitation)

June 21, 2012, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development
“Linking People to the World’s Oceans

2011, La Jolla, CA,  Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Center for the Environment and National Security
“Using GIS to Bridge the Gap Between Water, Climate, Finance and Other Communities”

November 17, 2010, University of California, Davis
HubCulture Interview

February 25, 2010, Portland, OR, American Geophysical Union Ocean Sciences Meeting
“A Dialogue – Aggregating and Creatively Displaying the World’s Ocean Data – A Path to Understanding Climate Change and the Planet”

2010-2011, multiple presentations, San Diego, CA, University of California, San Diego Extension
“Planning, I.T., and You – What Non-Profits Need to Know”

2009, multiple presentations, San Diego, CA
“Our Water, Our Future”

October 1, 2009, Los Angeles, CA, Governors’ Global Climate Summit
“Climate Implications for the World’s Oceans”

October 3, 2009, Los Angeles, CA
HubCulture interview

2006, Long Beach, CA, California and the World Ocean Conference
“A Collaborative, Three-Legged Stool to Balance Ocean Investigations, Public Understanding and Policy Decisions”