Register now for BPC Resources & Infrastructure Expert Briefing

Please join Bay Planning Coalition for our annual Resources & Infrastructure Expert Briefing on September 17th from 9-12 at EBMUD. This year’s event will focus on emerging climate risks and the policy changes required to address them. Panelists will analyze the growing risk of wildfires, storm events, and other climate-related disasters and explore opportunities to strengthen our preparedness to protect our critical infrastructure, natural resources, and communities. Speakers include policymakers, regulatory agencies, and utility representatives offering their perspectives on how we should best prepare for these challenges. We hope you can join us for this important discussion about the future of our region.


Speakers include:

  • Jack Broadbent, Chief Executive Officer, Bay Area Air Quality Management District
  • Clifford Chan, Director of Operations and Maintenance, East Bay Municipal Utility District
  • Dr. Rob Cifelli, Lead, Hydrometeorology Modeling and Applications Team, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Alexander Coate, General Manager, East Bay Municipal Utility District
  • David Ford, Vice President, HDR
  • Laura Kennedy, Vice President, Kennedy Jenks
  • Nuin-Tara Key, Climate Resilience Program Director, Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
  • Matt Pender, Director, Community Wildfire Safety Program, Pacific Gas & Electric Company
  • Steven Ritchie, Assistant General Manager, Water Enterprise, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
  • Anju Wicke, Senior Principal, Geosyntec Consultants
  • Senator Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont)
Thank you to our event sponsors!