BRA GM/CEO speaker in digital water summit

BRA GM/CEO speaker in digital water summit

Brazos River Authority General Manager/CEO David Collinsworth will be one of the keynote speakers in the upcoming Digital 360 Summit. 

The free online event hosted by Texas State University features 300 experts, 16 keynotes and 11 panels covering multiple industries.
Collinsworth will be the keynote speaker of the water and wastewater panel, which runs 2 – 3:30 p.m. CST Aug. 20. This session will cover water treatment plants, distribution systems, wastewater treatment plants, and wastewater collection systems. The panel will also dive into the advanced use of smart technologies to collect, process, re-use, clean, treat, distribute, pump, store, monitor and meter water.


The session will be moderated by Jim Good, with Parkview Advisors. Panelists include Dr. Keisuke Ikehata, professor at Texas State University; Terrence McCarthy, director of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power; Dave Mckie, CEO of Olead Edge Analytics; and Tacoma Zach, CEO of MentorAPM.

Register here for the link to the Zoom panel.

The water and wastewater keynote and panel are among many of the Digital 360 Summit.

“[The summit] will bring together thought leaders per field to tackle some of the hardest problems we face today,” according to the event description. “This event is created to bring you as an expert and also as a user of many other products and services to collaborate like never before and have a dialogue that drives new paradigms, experiences, technologies, business models and solutions into the marketplace.”

If you’re hosting a community event within the Brazos River basin on water and need a speaker, consider an expert from the Brazos River Authority.

The BRA Speakers Bureau can provide an expert to speak to your group or organization on a variety of topics ranging from water planning, water and wastewater treatment, flood management, the water cycle and more.

The speakers, who are from several departments and locations within the Brazos River Authority and Brazos River basin, are available to speak at your event free of charge. Past speaking events have included civic club meetings, chambers of commerce meetings, schools, garden clubs and more.

Those interested in booking a BRA expert can call 254-761-3248 or email information@brazos.org

Please contact us at least three weeks in advance of your event. The BRA will work with you to determine which topic and speaker will meet the organization’s needs.