California Institute for Water Resources
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California Institute for Water Resources

Rosenberg International Forum on Water Policy - 1st Forum Agenda

Rosenberg International Water Forum on Water Policy

Sunday, September 28

0830-1730     Pre-Conference bus tour field trip to Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta

1830-2030     Reception at the Carnelian Room, 52nd Floor, Bank of America World Headquarters, 555 California Street.

Monday, September 29

0700-0830     Breakfast - India Suite

0900-0930     Welcoming Remarks
                     Richard Atkinson, President, University of California
                     David A. Coulter, Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America

PLENARY SESSION - India Suite

0930-1030     Resolving Conflict in the Management of Water Resources:
                     Overview of the Problem
                     Speaker - Sandra Postel, Director, Global Water Policy Project, 
                     Amherst, Massachusetts

1030-1100     Break

1100-1200     Keynote Address - Judge Abraham Sofaer, Senior Fellow,
                     Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, California

1230-1400     Lunch - Vista Terrace
                     Speaker - Douglas Wheeler, Secratery, California Resources Agency

GENERAL SESSION I - LOCATIONALLY-BASED CONFLICTS - India Suite

1400-1415     Location as a Source of Conflict Over Water
                     Overview - Asit Biswas, Professor, Oxford University, United Kingdom

1415-1445     Response

1445-1530     Discussion

1530-1600     Break

GENERAL SESSION II - SECTORAL BASED CONFLICTS- India Suite

1600-1615     Sectoral Origins of Conflict Over Water 
                     Overview - David H. Getches, Rafael J. Moses
                     Professor of Natural Resources Law,
                     School of Law University of Colorado

1615-1645     Response

1645-1730     Discussion

1730              Adjourn

1830-1930     No-Host Bar

1930-2200     Dinner - Vista Terrace

Tuesday, September 30

0700-0830     Breakfast - India Suite

GENERAL SESSION III - RESOLVING CONFLICTS - India Suite

0900-0915     Market Based Conflict Resolution 
                     Overview - Richard Howitt, Professor, University of California, Davis

0915-0945     Response

0945-1030     Discussion

1030-1100     Break

GENERAL SESSION IV - RESOLVING CONFLICTS - India Suite

1100-1115     Some Reflections on Peaceful Means for the Settlement of Interstate
                     Disputes.  
                     Overview - Ruth Lapidoth Professor
                     Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel 

1115-1145     Response

1145-1230     Discussion

1230-1400     Lunch - Fournou's Ovens

GENERAL SESSION V- RESOLVING CONFLICTS - India Suite

1400-1415     Judicial Dispute Resolution
                     Overview - Peter McClellan, QC
                     St. James Hall, Sydney, Australia

1415-1445     Response

1445-1530     Discussion

1530-1600     Break

CONCLUDING SESSION

1600-1700     Henry J. Vaux, Jr. University of California 
                     Fred Cannon, Bank of America

 

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