Summit Agenda

Agenda and Speakers (PDF)

Morning - Tribal Water Management

  • 9:00 Introductions and Welcome

    • Randy'L Teton, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, Public Affairs
    • Arnold Appenay, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes
    • Brett Bovee, WestWater Research
  • 9:30 Contemporary Issues in Tribal Water Rights

    • Woldezion Mesghinna, Natural Resource Consulting Engineers, Inc.

  • 10:00 Building Tribal Water Resources Departments

    • Elese Teton, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes
    • Titus Takes Gun, Crow Nation, Water Resources Dept.
    • Jim Manion, Warm Springs Power & Water, General Manager
  • 11:30 Q&A and Discussion on Tribal Water Management Issues

  • 12:00 Break & Lunch (Provided)

afternoon - TRIBAL WATER Marketing

  • 1:00 Future of Tribal Water Marketing

    • Brett Bovee, WestWater Research
    • Roger Fragua, Water is Life Tribal Partnership
  • 1:30 Examples of Tribal Water Marketing

    • Elese Teton, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, Another Tribal water marketing story
    • Mason Morisset, Attorney at Morisset, Schlosser, Jozwiak & Somerville
  • 3:00 Q&A and Discussion on Tribal Water Marketing Issues

  • 3:30 Concluding Remarks


Please register for the summit by August 11, 2016.  There is no cost to attend, but registration helps us plan the event.