Innovation Program



The San Diego County Water Authority is dedicated to identifying cutting-edge technologies that will help continue to manage the region’s diverse water supplies and improve long-term stewardship of the region’s most precious natural resource. The agency embraces opportunities for innovation through its internal Innovation Program, input from entrepreneurs, and partnerships with regional, national and international organizations.

We also want to hear from you. If you have a product or concept that you would like to tell us about, we have an online forum that will help us identify the appropriate team member to evaluate your idea and provide feedback. Our goal is to respond within seven business days. We will let you know whether we have additional questions, if your product or idea may be a good fit for another agency, or if it is not feasible within the scope of our operations.

Click here to submit a bright idea for review by Water Authority staff.