Speakers 2017

Daniel Dair, VP of Innovation, World Water Works, Inc.

Daniel Dair, VP of Innovation, World Water Works, Inc.
Daniel Dair is the vice president of innovation at World Water Works, Inc. With more than 13 years of experience in biological wastewater treatment, he has worked with both industrial and municipal clients on organic and nutrient removal systems. Daniel earned a BS in... Read More

Sandy Fabritz, Director, Water Resources, Freeport McMoRan

Sandy Fabritz, Director, Water Resources, Freeport McMoRan
Sandy has been in water planning, administration and policy development in Arizona and the Southwest US for over 25 years. Sandy currently oversees global water strategy and policy for Freeport McMoRan one of the world’s largest publicly traded copper producers... Read More

Christina Copeland, Senior Manager, Water Security, CDP

Christina Copeland, Senior Manager, Water Security, CDP
Christina Copeland manages CDP’s water security program in North America. Prior to joining the water security team, she led the organization’s corporate climate change and water disclosure work for Materials companies and executed CDP’s water membership program... Read More

Michael Flynn, NASA Ames Research Center

Michael Flynn, NASA Ames Research Center
Mr. Flynn is principal investigator (PI) in water recycling technology development at NASA Ames Research Center. He has over 27 years of experience in the development of advanced life support systems, astrobiology, and fundamental space biology. He has over 100 peer... Read More

Dr Orianna Bretschger, Founder, Aquam Technologies LLC

Dr Orianna Bretschger, Founder, Aquam Technologies LLC
Dr. Bretschger received her B.S. in Physics and Astronomy at the University of Northern Arizona, and after a five-year career in aerospace and consulting, she completed a Ph.D. at the University of Southern California in Materials Science. Dr. Bretschger went on to... Read More

James Oyler, Founder and President, Genifuel Corporation

James Oyler, Founder and President, Genifuel Corporation
Mr. Oyler is the Founder and President of Genifuel Corporation. Formed in 2006, Genifuel develops and manufactures hydrothermal processing systems to produce biofuels from wet organic materials, especially wastewater sludges. Hydrothermal systems cleanly dispose of... Read More