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SJW Open House Webinar Series


SJW is pleased to host a series of webinars covering popular topics. These live, interactive Zoom events will feature in-house experts from our Water Quality, Conservation and Engineering departments. Each presenter summarizes information frequently requested by SJW customers, and a moderator facilitates a live Q&A portion to follow. Take advantage of this opportunity to ask your questions in real-time.

Upcoming Webinars

Check back here soon for upcoming schedule announcements.

Past Webinars

Thursday, September 17, 2020: "Smart Water Meters"

Presenter: Kateline Lin, P.E., Associate Engineer

Description: Smart water meters represent the next generation of water meter technology. You can check your water usage at the touch of button anytime, monitor for leaks, set up usage notifications, and more. Join our webinar to learn more about SJW’s roadmap to bringing smart water meters to you!

For more background information about smart meters, go to

Download a PDF of the presentation here


Thursday, August 13, 2020: "Water Quality & PFAS - What’s It All About?"

Presenter: Francois Rodigari, Director of Water Quality & Environmental Services at SJW

Description: For Water Quality Month, our expert Francois Rodigari provides an overview of our rigorous water testing process, discusses steps SJW is taking to address PFAS concerns, and answers any questions you may have.

Download a PDF of the presentation here.

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Kateline Lin

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Kateline Lin is an Associate Engineer in the Capital Planning and Asset Management department at San Jose Water. She is responsible for master planning, capital budgeting, and justification of proposed water facilities. She has been actively involved in San Jose Water's pursuit of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) since 2018.

Lin obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Engineering and Science from Stanford University. She is registered as a Professional Civil Engineer in California.

Past Presenters

Francois Rodigari

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As the Director of Water Quality and Environmental Services at San Jose Water. He is responsible for drinking water compliance, distribution system water quality, and environmental compliance. He previously worked for East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), Northern Testing Laboratories in Anchorage, Alaska, and the Alaska Health Project in Anchorage, Alaska.

Rodigari obtained a Business Certificate in Switzerland, a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Quality Engineering from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.  He holds D2 Water Distribution Operator and T3 Water Treatment Operator certifications, both issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board.