2019 Speakers

OPENING PLENARY DAY 1
KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Gillian Tett

Chairman of the US Editorial Board and America Editor-at-Large, Financial Times

OPENING PLENARY DAY 1
DISRUPTIVE DESIGNS

Steve Robertson

CEO, Thames Water, UK

Bertrand Camus

Group Senior Executive Vice President, Africa, Middle East, India, Asia and Pacific, SUEZ

OPENING PLENARY DAY 2
DISRUPTING CITIES

Peter Ng

CEO, PUB, Singapore

Katrin Bruebach

Associate Director, 100 Resilient Cities

Roger Harrabin

Environment Analyst, BBC

Laurent Auguste

Senior Executive Vice President, Veolia

SESSIONS AGENDA

Alex Milshteen

Senior Facilities Engineering Manager, Intel Israel

Andreas Bassett

Director of Operations & Maintenance, VCS Denmark

Biju George

Executive Vice President, Operations and Engineering, DC Water

Bill Malarkey

Managing Partner, North America Region, Amane Advisors

Bob Stear

Chief Engineer, Severn Trent Plc, UK

Booky Oren

CEO and Chairman, Booky Oren Global Water Technologies

Chau Sai-Wai

Deputy Director of Water Supplies, Hong Kong SAR Government

Chen Jyh-Woei

Director, Sewage System Office of CPAMI, Taiwan

David Henderson

Founder, XPV Water Partners

David L. Johnson

Deputy General Manager of Engineering and Operations, Las Vegas Valley Water District and Southern Nevada Water Authority

Deane Dray

Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets

Dileep Agnihotri

Chief Technology Officer, Watersurplus

Dimitris Xevgenos

Innovation Manager, ZERO BRINE

Dr. Chien-Hsin Lai

Director General, Water Resources Agency under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan

Erin Mahoney

Commissioner of Environmental Services, The Regional Municipality of York

Evis Gjebrea

Deputy General Director, Tirana Water Utility, Albania

Fiona Griffith

Group Director, Isle Group Ltd

Gavin Van Tonder

Water Sector Head, NEOM

Hani Al-Khalifa

Senior Process Engineer, Saudi Aramco

Hans-Ulrich Buchholz

Environmental Compliance, L'Oréal

Heidi Mottram CBE

Chief Executive Officer, Northumbrian Water Group

Howard Neukrug

Senior Advisor, Global Water Leaders Group and Chair of the Leading Utilities of the World Advisory Board

Ian Knight

Global Sustainability Senior Manager, Mars Inc.

Ian McAulay

Chief Executive Officer, Southern Water, UK

Jacques Euler

Beauty Division – Manufacturing Sustainability, Procter & Gamble.

Jean-Didier Berthault

Vice-President of SIAAP, Paris City Councilor and Great Paris Metropolitan Local Authority Councilor

Jean-Pierre Sweerts

Managing Director, Water Finance Facility

Jeffrey McCutcheon

Al Geib Professor of Environmental Engineering Research & Education in the University of Connecticut Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

John Russell

Senior Director, Strategy and Planning, Ofwat

Jörg Simon

CEO, Berlin Wasser, Germany

Jorge Cantallopts

Director of Research and Policy Planning, Chilean Copper Commission

Karyn Georges

Head of Consulting UK, Isle Group Ltd

KC Chou

Senior Vice President, ASE Group

Kim Cipriano

Chief of Staff, New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Kishia L. Powell

Commissioner, Department of Watershed Management, City of Atlanta, USA

Lydia Whyatt

Managing Director, Water Investments, Resonance Asset Management Limited

Ma Jiangjun

Deputy Director, Environment Department, BOE Technology Group Co., LTD.

Matti Korhonen

Energy and Material Efficiency Manager, Metsa Board

Miguel Angel Sanz

President, International Desalination Association & Director of Strategic Development, Suez Treatment Infrastructure

Nico Saporiti

Senior Investment Officer, Public Private Partnerships Advisory, IFC

Paul Choules

CEO, Water Cycle

Perry Rivera

COO, New Business Operations, Manila Water Company

Peter Simpson

CEO, Anglian Water

Piers Clark

Chairman, Isle Group Ltd

Rami Ghandour

Managing Director, Metito Utilities

Redi Molla

Director General, Tirana Water Utility, Albania

Roelof Kruize

CEO, Waternet, The Netherlands

Sigrid Scherrenberg

Manager Operations, Evides Industriewater

Simon Judd

Consultant, Judd Ltd.

Slava Libman

CEO, FTD Solutions

Sophie Trémolet

Senior Water Advisor – Europe, The Nature Conservancy

Stefano Venier

CEO, Hera Group, Italy

Susan Goeransson

Director, Head of MEI, EBRD

Taqsem A. Khan

Managing Director and CEO, Dhaka Water

Thierry Noel

Managing Partner, Amane Advisors

Titilola Bright-Oridami

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager, Lagos Water Corporation

Tom Mattison

Group Director for Corporate Operations for Manila Water Company, Inc.

Tom Pankratz

Editor, Water Desalination Report, USA / Global Water Intelligence

Vetrivel Dhagumudi

Global Water Program Leader, Kimberly-Clark

Yitsik Marmelshtein

Head of Infrastructure and PPP Projects Unit, Ministry of Finance, Israel

Zhao Yue

Director of River Basin Planning, Water Planning Department, Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning

Peter Ng, CEO, PUB, Singapore

Katrin Bruebach, Associate Director, 100 Resilient Cities

Laurent Auguste, Senior Executive Vice President – Development Innovation & Markets, Member of the Executive Committee, Veolia

Roger Harrabin, Environment Analyst, BBC

Alex Milshteen, Senior Facilities Engineering Manager, Intel Israel

Biju George, Executive Vice President, Operations and Engineering, DC Water

Bill Malarkey, Managing Partner, North America Region, Amane Advisors

Bob Stear, Chief Engineer, Severn Trent, UK

Booky Oren, CEO and Chairman, Booky Oren Global Water Technologies

Chau Sai-wai, Deputy Director of Water Supplies, Hong Kong SAR Government

Chen Jyh-Woei, Director, Sewage System Office of CPAMI, Taiwan

David Henderson, Founder, XPV Water Partners

Dean Dray, Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets

Dileep Agnihotri, CEO, Watersurplus

Dr. Chien-Hsin Lai, Director General, Water Resources Agency under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan

Erin Mahoney, Commissioner of Environmental Services, The Regional Municipality of York

Evis Gjebrea, Deputy General Director, Tirana Water Utility, Albania

Fiona Griffith, Group Director, Isle Group Ltd

H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO, DEWA

Hans-Ulrich Buchholz, Environmental Compliance, L’Oreal

Heidi Mottram, CEO, Northumbria Water Group

Howard Neukrug, Senior Advisor, Global Water Leaders Group and Chair of the Leading Utilities of the World Advisory Board

Ian Mcaulay, CEO, Southern Water, UK

Jacques Euler, Beauty Division – Manufacturing Sustainability, Procter & Gamble

Jean-Didier Berthault, Vice-President of SIAAP, Paris City Councilor and Great Paris Metropolitan Local Authority Councilor

John Russell, Senior Director, Strategy and Planning, Ofwat

Jorg Simon, CEO, Berlin Wasser, Germany

Karyn Georges, Head of Consulting UK, Isle Group Ltd.

Kishia L. Powell, Commissioner, Department of Watershed Management, City of Atlanta, USA

Lydia Whyatt, Managing Director, Water Investments, Resonance Asset Management Limited

Ma Jiangjun, Deputy Director, Environment Department, BOE Technology Group Co., LTD.

Perry Rivera, COO, New Business Operations, Manila Water Company

Peter Simpson, CEO, Anglian Water

Piers Clark, Chairman, Isle Group Ltd

Redi Molla, Director General, Tirana Water Utility, Albania

Roelof Kruize, CEO, Waternet, The Netherlands

Simon Judd, Consultant, Judd Ltd.

Slava Libman, CEO, FTD Solutions

Stefano Venier, CEO, Hera Group, Italy

Thierry Noel, Managing Partner, Amane Advisors

Titilola Bright – Oridami, Monitoring and Evaluation Manager, Lagos Water Corporation

Tom Mattison, Group Director for Corporate Operations for Manila Water Company, Inc.

Tom Pankratz, Editor, Water Desalination Report, USA / Global Water Intelligence

Vetrivel Dhagumudi, Global Water Program Leader, Kimberly-Clark

Yitsik Marmelshtein, Head of Infrastructure and PPP Projects Unit, Ministry of Finance, Israel

Zhao Yue, Director of River Basin Planning, Water Planning Department, Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning