YOU'LL SEE CSI AT EVENTS
ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
WE'RE LEARNING, COLLABORATING AND SHARING.
CSI IS HELPING THOUGHT LEADERS
UNDERSTAND + ADDRESS
Oregon Infrastructure Summit
Salem Convention Center
Will initiate a discussion and share information to begin to 'set the infrastructure table. CSI Executive Director, Rhys Roth will be the featured keynote sharing ideas about "Planning the Northwest's Infrastructure of Tomorrow".
2019 IACC Conference
Wenatchee Convention Center
CSI and YVCOG session focuses on "How Innovative Infrastructure Investment Strategies Can Support Community Health"
City leaders packed the room to learn was about clean manufacturing and production at the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) Conference. CSI led a panel discussion with Scott Simmons, Spokane's Public Works Director, and Miles Thomas, Kennewick's Economic Development Manager. The rich Q&A segment probed how diverse towns and cities in the room could get started in clean manufacturing.
- CSI Executive Director, Rhys Roth was a keynote speaker and on other panels at this conference which brought
experts together to address current core challenges and solutions to catalyze organics recycling:
Changing behavior, from households to municipal decision makers, to improve the success and effectiveness of organics recycling programs.
Composting facility assessments to upgrade operations to take multiple feedstock streams and build high value compost markets.
Business and logistics of renewable natural gas from anaerobic digestion facilities
State and local policies that facilitate organics diversion and market development
IN THE NEWS
CSI Partners in the News Spokane + John Day
CSI partners are generating excitement ... and news. West Plains PDA landed a story in the Spokane Journal of Business around its idea to creating an Innovation Park, focused on clean manufacturing and production. And another CSI-related project, the City of John Day's Rural Economic Diversification Summit was featured in the Grant County paper Blue Mountain Eagle.