Today the White House is hosting a summit on sustainable water from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The event coincides with “World Water Day.” The summit is intended to raise awareness of water’s national importance, and to highlight commitments and announcements made to ensure future water sustainability. Nearly 200 experts from interests including industry, utilities, water associations, and environmental advocacy groups are expected to be in attendance. Joel Beauvais, EPA’s Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water will attend the event. Stan Meiburg, EPA’s Deputy Administrator, is scheduled to moderate a panel on Innovative Finance and Water Infrastructure Solutions. The event will be live-streamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live.