2023 Indiana Water Summit


Day 1, August 10 Agenda
Day 2, August 11, Agenda


2023 Water Summit Speakers



Keynote: Importance of Regional Thinking & Our Water Assets

Water Supplies & Regional Economic Development – Exploring LEAP Lebanon

  • Kurt Fullbeck, Indiana Economic Development Corporation
  • Jack Wittman, Intera

The Latest on Central Indiana’s Water Needs & Planning

Fixing Data & Information Gaps for Water Planning & Management

Strategic Infrastructure Investments, Asset Management, & Holistic Planning Approaches

Watershed Showcase: Planning & Management at the Watershed or Other Regional Scale
-Lake Monroe Watershed:

-Pigeon Creek Watershed:

Assessing Conditions at a Watershed Scale – Exploring the White River Report Card

Watershed Development Commissions: What You Should Know – New Opportunities for Regional Water Management in Indiana

  • Rep. Mike Aylesworth, Indiana General Assembly
  • Sen. Susan Glick, Indiana General Assembly
  • Matt Meersman, St. Joseph River Basin Commission


Keynote: Real Talk About Climate Change & Long-Term Resiliency

The Full Suite of Strategies Needed to Address Climate Effects on Water in Indiana

Climate Change Planning & Impacts on Water Infrastructure

The Latest on Floodplains & Wetlands in Indiana – Exploring Their Growing Role in a More Resilient Future

Panel: Acute Riskis Threatening Our Water Resources (coal ash, other hazardous waste, PFAS)

Panel: Fixing Our Water Woes Via Funding Opportunities

Panel: Leadership & Policy Priorities for Indiana’s Water Future

  • Rep. Sue Errington, Indiana General Assembly
  • Rep. David Abbott, Indiana General Assembly
  • Greg Ellis, Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  • Larry Clemens, The Nature Conservancy


2023 Water Summit Recordings
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