December 13 - 15, 2021  |  Miami, FL

Water Utility Resilience Forum

Ensuring Resilience for the Next 100 Years

About the 2021 In-Person Event

Strengthen Your Utility’s Resilience Now And For Years To Come.

Utilities are confronting challenges from all corners – financial concerns, the pandemic, workforce change, cybersecurity risks, natural disasters, and climate change, among others. The Water Utility Resilience Forum will advance the thinking on how utilities can be resilient and sustainable now and for the next one hundred years. Featuring insights from water sector leaders and subject-matter experts, the Forum will be a rich dialogue on what utilities are doing today to be resilient and what a resilient future looks like.

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Program at a Glance

Day 1

Monday, December 13

– Networking Breakfast

– Plenary Session I

• Community-Based Resilience in South Florida
• Strengthening Communities Through Emergency Preparedness

– Networking Lunch

– Plenary Session II 

• What I learned When I Stopped Worrying and Embraced Future Uncertainty

– Concurrent Sessions – Choose Between Breakout Discussions and the Adapting to New Climate Realities Panel

– Reception

Day 2

Tuesday, December 14

– Networking Breakfast

– Plenary Session III

• Cyber Resilience: Exercising Leadership
• Resilience in a Regulated and Political World

– Networking Lunch

– Plenary Session IV

• Financial Resilience: Making the Dollars Work
• Resilience Up Close

– Reception

Day 3

Wednesday, December 15 (half day)

– Networking Breakfast

– Plenary Session V

• Tactics for Managing Today’s Workforce and Nuturing Water Workforce Resilience for Tomorrow
• Bringing It All Together Roundtables



Reasons to Attend

Discover Resilience Successes

Hear from speakers who have implemented successful resilience programs.

Network With Your Peers

Engage and compare notes with fellow utility leaders and managers.

Be Inspired

Encounter innovative resilience solutions.

Plan for the Future

Develop ideas and strategies for becoming more resilient to climate change and other stressors.

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