William Sarni

Founder and Principal, Water Foundry, LLC

William Sarni

Founder and Principal, Water Foundry, LLC

Biography

Will provides advisory services on water strategy, the value of water, water technology innovation, agriculture and the Internet of Things and the energy water food nexus.

He is the author of: Corporate Water Strategies; Water Tech – A Guide to Investment, Innovation and Business Opportunities in the Water Sector (Sarni, W. and Pechet, T.); and Beyond the Energy – Water – Food Nexus: New Strategies for 21st Century Growth. He is currently working on the forthcoming books, Water Stewardship and Business Value: Tapping the Full Value of Water Stewardship (Sarni, W., Orr, S. and Grant, D., Earthscan 2017) and Public Policy Innovation at the Energy, Water, Food Nexus: 21st Century Solutions to 19th Century Public Policy and 20th Century Infrastructure (Sarni, W. and Koch, G., Greenleaf Publishing 2017).

Sarni is a Board Member of 10.10.10.org and Founder of WetDATA.org. He was a 2016 X-PRIZE Bold Visioneer for the Safe Drinking Water Team and is on the: Scientific Program Committee for Stockholm World Water Week; Executive Council of NOAA’s National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS); Editorial Board of the Journal of Water Security; and a Technical Advisor for the Climate Bonds Initiative: Nature- Based Solutions for Climate and Water Resilience.

Session:

Day 1: Monday 24th April 2017

14:00 – 15:30 – Industrial Working Group  Water for Growth Initiative Part 1: Industrial Water Champions Interactive Panel