Secrets of the Rich and Famous: Tips on More Effective Restoration Grantsmanship

Panel Overview: This panel will provide tips and tricks to improve your chances to attract more grant funds for restoration practices in your community. A wealthy panel will discuss the various state, federal and private funding sources out there, and how you can develop consistently winning proposals. Learn the grantsmanship …

Confronting DEIJ Issues in Urban Watersheds and our Stormwater Profession

Panel Overview: This panel will explore diversity, equity, inclusion and environmental justice in the context of the stormwater management practice and profession. After a brief report on the demographic metrics of the Bay stormwater community, a panel representing the public and private sectors will candidly discuss barriers to representation in …

Rendezvous Happy Hour: Virtual Networking in the “Dead Animals Room”

Take a time-out from all the serious stormwater stuff and join long-time retreat veterans and distinguished StoneRollers hosting an unscripted and informal professional networking event. Guests will have the opportunities to wander a virtual “dead animal room” and informally mix together with their colleagues. At the end, everybody will be …

Climate Change and Extreme Rainfall: Translating Future Projections into More Resilient Urban Communities

Panel Overview: The panel will present the latest work on future climate projections and their implications for Bay stormwater managers. Experts will also review the potential vulnerabilities of stormwater BMPs and restoration practices to future extreme precipitation conditions and discuss how community engagement and environmental equity play a role in …