Water Journal : Current November 2017
www.awa.asn.au 80 WHERE THE WATERS MEET | TAS WATER IN THE COMMUNITY | SA Out and about Industry professionals from the private, government and research sectors gathered to look at the forces shaping the future of water business in Tasmania. Water is essential for thriving communities, and conference speakers encouraged attendees to think more about the challenges and opportunities facing the industry when it comes to community engagement. Paper presentations showcased the excellent work happening in SA on water resources, urban water and cultural perspectives in water management. Elsie Mann, SA Branch Vice President; Alana Duncker, Stantec; Alex Gunn, Monash University. Closing panel: Neil Palmer, Tonkin Consulting and GWI; Craig Katz, Purus and Australian Produce Collective; Kerry Rowlands, SA Water; Paul Shanks, Barossa Infrastructure; Ben Bruce, DEWNR. Sandy Pitcher, DEWNR. Professor Craig Simmons FTSE, National Centre for Groundwater Research & Training and 2017 Water Professional of the Year. Allwater s Caroline Herman continues the conversation during a break. Ken Long, dsquared Consulting. Industry colleagues from GHD at the Conference Breakfast, sponsored by TRILITY. Myles Coker, GHD, presented on Smart Seeds. Lindsey Brown, Foundry Associates, inspired the audience with her address on gender diversity.
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