The 24th annual Ahwahneee Conference for local government officials will feature dynamic speakers and leading experts who will discuss innovative solutions for increasing resiliency and implementing smart-growth strategies in a time of rapid change.
Confirmed Speakers Include:
- Mark "Puck" Mykleby, retired U.S. Marine Corps Col. and co-founder, Strategic Innovation Lab, Case Western University
- Joel Makower, chair and executive editor, GreenBiz Group Inc.
- Rick Cole, deputy mayor for Budget, Innovation & Excellence, Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
- Mayor Christopher Cabaldon, West Sacramento
- Celeste Cantu, general manager, Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority
- Lea Deesing, chief innovation officer, Riverside
- Martha Davis, executive manager of Policy Development, Inland Empire Utilities Agency
The three day conference, March 19-22, will be held in Yosemite National Park. Registration opens Dec. 16. Information is available at www.lgc.org/ahwahnee-2015.