(New York, New York) - Legislator Bill Lindsay was given an opportunity to explain the challenges and the opportunities regarding innovative water solutions and elaborated on the interested parties in the private sector that would like to partner with local governments to help finance infrastructure projects.
Other notable guests at the conference included John Howard, Cornell University, Ryan Christopher Sequeira, Architect-Urbanist, Dimitri Katehis, NYC DEP and Paul Storella, P.E., Water Business Line Lead. This panel discussion brought together global innovators, students, policymakers, and researchers.
“Our biggest legacy issue is waste water,” said Legislator Bill Lindsay. “The resistance comes from not understanding; therefore, we need to educate the public.”
The panel discussion was led by Lisa Giuffra Diaz, who facilitated questions pertaining to. The team worked together to highlight the key issues surrounding partnership to solve the water issues and protecting the public sector.