Mary Ann Dickinson's WaterSmart Innovations Keynote Address

2015 WaterSmart Innovations Conference & Exposition


MAD-KeynoteAlliance for Water Efficiency President and CEO Mary Ann Dickinson delivered the keynote address at this year’s WaterSmart Innovations Conference in Las Vegas, and her speech is now available to view on AWE’s YouTube channel. She joined the ranks of other WSI opening session keynotes, including: Sandra Postel, Global Water Policy Project; Kim Marotta, MillerCoors; J. Carl Ganter, Circle of Blue; Brian Richter, The Nature Conservancy; and Hunter Lovins the "natural capitalism" advocate, to name a few. In her address, Mary Ann discusses her career background and inspirations for entering the water conservation field, and describes the accomplishments of efficiency efforts in recent years, including the specific contributions that AWE has made. She also outlines the work that still must be done to secure a viable water future, highlighting 15 ideas that will put us on a path to sustainability. We encourage everyone to listen to this important and enlightening presentation. Click here to view the full speech.