PechaKucha Presentation

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Eric Hoffman

ePortfolio and Mediia Producer, Self-employed in Asheville, NC

Water Scarcity in Florida

PRESENTED ON SEP 20, 2013
IN ORLANDO @ VOL 11

Eric Hoffman blows the cap off the hydrant regarding Florida's worsening water shortage. By next year (2014) Orlando water demand will exceed its water supply. Where is the water going? How is it being used? What can we do about it? Watch to find the answers to these questions and more.

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Water for Life

BY SIMON TAYLOR
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 23, 2011

Simon talks about the exhibition he designed for the "Water for Life" project.

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The Art of Photographing Water

BY CHRIS TENNANT
@ VOL 1 ON JUN 16, 2012

Chris Tennant is a physicist by day, but behind the lens he becomes the champion of photographing water. This presentation takes us on an exploration of the soul of water's essence. The images are amazing enough, but Chris' narrative opens us to a deeper understanding of why we are always drawn to images of water. (in English)

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Our World of Water

BY MICHAEL CERVIN
@ VOL 12 ON OCT 29, 2014

A fluid look at the good, the bad and the ugly of our planet’s most valuable resource.

Michael Cervin has been writing about water issues for over a decade. He is the Senior Editor for Bottled Water Web, and author of the book, “Our World of Water: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Earth’s Most Critical Resource,” and the author of a water blog, This World of Water. He has been a water judge at the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting for seven years, and was invited by the Chinese government to participate in the Golden Headwater Protection Summit in Beijing, China. His water articles have appeared on FoxNews, the Santa Barbara News-Press, The Tasting Panel, Draft, Food & Beverage World, The Pacific Coast Business Times, Goldenseal, the Ventura County Reporter and many others.

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Life on the Water

BY MARCY HOLTZ
@ VOL 12 ON FEB 19, 2015

Marcy and Lisa will share how their water ski story started as a family affair, transformed into a team sport and has served as a bond of friendship and connector for business.

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Women and Water

BY MIMI AUYEUNG
@ VOL 8 ON FEB 28, 2015

Mimi AyYeung describes the activities and results of HOPE, a charitable organization that provides water wells and micro-loans in Cambodia.

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Worth of Water

BY IGNE HUJIBRECHTS
@ PECHAKUCHA EVENT ON JUL 29, 2013

Igne Hujibrechts talks about the importance of water in the world and especially in third world countries. She tells her story of the worth of water through her travel across many struggling countries.

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Water Management in Action

BY SARVJEET SINGH GYANI
@ VOL 2 ON JUL 25, 2015

Sarvjeet Singh Gyani, business owner with a passion for environment, shares his story of 'water management in action'.

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Kayak-Canoe Center: Brand-New View to the Water-Based Recreation

BY DMITRIY DOVJIK
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 24, 2016

Dmitriy Dovjik’s story is about new trends of the water-based recreation last 5 years in Ukraine and Zaporizhzhzya. About an interesting projects as art-kayaking, yoga-kayaking, SUP-boarding etc. History and modern conditions of the water-based recreation in region.

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Water: The Mighty Molecule!

BY ROD ALLEN
@ VOL 5 ON NOV 10, 2016

Rod Allen, a professional educator and water-resource scientist, describes water’s structure, unusual features, and its many key roles. Surface tension, boiling point, and bipolarity are used to illustrate some of water’s remarkable behaviors. Solubility and specific heat are especially important to the health of the planet. The importance of water as a building block for life, the current and future status of water resources, and its origin soon after the universe was formed, are included in this comprehensive survey of the mighty molecule.