Jeff Dlott will be participating in
a panel discussion, Sustainable Winegrowing in California: A Sector-Based Approach, with
colleagues Karen Ross, Joe Browde and John Garn. The California
Sustainable Winegrowing Program (SWP) gives growers and vintners educational
tools to increase adoption of sustainable practices and to measure and
demonstrate ongoing improvement. Self-assessment, reporting, and targeted
education are key elements of the program, which relies on an extensive
partnership network of internal and external stakeholders to ensure success.
Dr. Dlott was a key architect of the (SWP).
The 6th Annual National Environmental Partnership
Summit is focused on pollution prevention and environmental assistance
including a regulatory update, resource efficiency, greening your business,
research and new and clean technologies, and community engagement success
stories, with sustainability as an underlying common thread in all the tracks.
With a conference program put together by environmental visionaries, authorities
and industry watchers, the Environmental Summit agenda, sponsors and exhibitors
will reflect the theme for 2009,Harnessing the Power of Collaboration.