Initial Virtual Meeting: November 29 & 30 – 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Anticipated in-Person Public Dialogue in May 2024

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For the international Columbia River in a time of climate change, this is a two-day virtual symposium on the status of major watershed-wide issues and opportunities for public engagement in transboundary water governance.

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Meet Our Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Susanne Schmeier

Dr. Susanne Schmeier is the Head of the Water Governance Department and an Associate Professor of Water Law and Diplomacy at IHE Delft. Her research, teaching and advisory activities focus on the legal and institutional dimensions of water resources governance at both the (sub-)national and the transboundary levels, the role of agreements and basin organizations, negotiation and conflict resolution processes and tools, as well as the sustainable management of ecosystems linked to water resources (including the management of mountain eco-regions and source-to-sea approaches as well as biodiversity).