Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Forums, Briefings & Dialogues: Freshwater

Through its Uncommon Dialogues and workshops the Stanford Woods Institute brings together leaders from government, NGOs and business with experts from Stanford and other academic institutions to develop practical solutions to pressing environmental challenges. These dialogues equip leaders to make informed decisions for a sustainable future while creating a two-way flow of information that brings new perspectives and context to Stanford's environmental research. Learn more about our past workshops and dialogues and download summaries and other resources below. For more information about organizing a dialogue or workshop with the Stanford Woods Institute, contact:

Lea Rosenbohm
External Affairs Advisor, Stanford Woods Institute, Washington, D.C.

Dialogues and Workshops

Building Coastal Resilience: U.S. and International Risks and Preparedness »

October 20, 2017 1:30 pm

Experts on coastal adaptation, risk and preparedness met in Washington, DC to discuss future of the world's coasts.

Fostering Meaningful Coordination Between Land Use Planning & Groundwater Management Under SGMA »

September 7, 2017 9:15 am

Stanford University's Water in the West program, in partnership with ACWA, APA California, the Farm Bureau, and GRAC, hosted an Uncommon Dialogue on groundwater management and land use planning under the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) on September 7 & 8, 2017.

Stanford Environment & Energy Panel Series »

October 3, 2016 4:15 pm

Stanford University's environmental and energy research institutes, the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment and Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy, convened a series of panel sessions to highlight pressing environmental and energy challenges and risks that the Trump Administration will need to confront. Stanford scholars and other expert speakers identified and discussed how innovation in technology, data collection and analysis, and policy formulation can help address these challenges.

Food, Energy and Water Security: Implications for U.S. National Security »

October 3, 2016 12:00 pm

Stanford scholars and other experts discussed pressing environmental and energy challenges and risks that the next Administration will need to confront.