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This annual summit at the Getty Center is a momentous event in our city, annually drawing more than 1,500 industry, corporate and civic leaders in attendance and via livestream. This exceptional forum advocates for business-driven solutions and effective public policy to help Los Angeles realize a more sustainable future.

WATCH: Friday Morning Session: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM


Join our experts to learn:

  • The balance between local and imported water resources
  • How the State plans to increase water conservation technologies and tools through incentives
  • The potential impact of Proposition 68 on the June 2018 ballot– the Parks and Environment Bond – that would invest $4 billion for environmental protection, flood protection and infrastructure projects
  • And much more!

Hear from top leaders, including:

  • The Honorable Kate Brown Governor, State of Oregon
  • The Honorable Jay Inslee Governor, State of Washington
  • The Honorable Eric Garcetti Mayor, City of Los Angeles
  • The Honorable Kevin de Leon Senate President pro Tem, State of California
  • The Honorable Laura Friedman Assembly Assistant Speaker pro Tem
  • Jason Barrett Vice President, Structured Finance & Investments, GAF
  • Ben Côté President, Sanexen Water Inc.
  • Pete Brown Manager, Communications & Education Services, Water Replenishment District
  • Cisco DeVries CEO, Renew Financial
  • Elizabeth Fretheim Senior Director, Supply Chain Sustainability, Walmart
  • Myeisha Gamino Director, Corporate Affairs & Government Relations,
  • The Kroger Company – Ralphs Division
  • Deepak Garg Founder & Chairman, Smart Energy Water
  • Mark Gold Associate Vice Chancellor for Environment and Sustainability, UCLA
  • Virginia Grebbien Executive Vice President & Chief of Staff, Parsons
  • Emile Haddad Chairman & CEO, FivePoint
  • Kasey Krape Senior Program Manager, Strategy & Business Development, Tesla
  • Jeffrey Kightlinger General Manager, Metropolitan Water District
  • Deborah Marrow Director, Getty Foundation
  • Richard Maullin Chair, California Independent System Operator Board of Governors
  • David Nahai Partner, Lewis Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith
  • Karla Nemeth Director, California Department of Water Resources
  • Michael Northrop Program Director, Sustainable Development,
  • Rockefeller Brothers Fund
  • Ron Nichols President, Southern California Edison
  • Matt Petersen President & CEO, LA Cleantech Incubator
  • Dennis Rodriguez Chief City Executive, Siemens
  • Dr. Zafer Sahinoglu Senior Director, Business Innovations Division, Mitsubishi Electric
  • Polly Shaw Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Communications, Stem
  • Nadine Watt President, Watt Companies, Chair, Los Angeles Business Council
  • Mike Webster Executive Director, SCPPA
  • David Wright General Manager, Los Angeles Department of Water & Power
  • Derrick Xiong Co-Founder & CMO, EHang, Inc.
  • Enrique Zaldivar Director, City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation