Our July Speaker
Travis Brewer Lachapelle , Technology Services Manager of Waterstart
WaterStart is a public/private, not-for-profit, joint venture created in 2013 by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation, the Desert Research Institute on behalf of the Nevada System of Higher
Education and the Southern Nevada Water Authority. This effort has subsequently been joined by the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance and the Truckee Meadows Water Authority and similar agencies from across the state of Nevada. WaterStart leverages and coordinates the expertise and infrastructure of these partner organizations to provide water innovation services to water management agencies, technology companies, and policy makers to spur economic growth in the water sector.