Speakers 2017

Opening Plenary Day 1 - Keynote Speaker

Martin Ford

Futurist and Bestselling Author

Opening Plenary Day 1 - Intelligent Synergies

Christopher Gasson

Publisher, Global Water Intelligence

Sue Murphy

Chief Executive Officer, Water Corporation, Western Australia

Opening Plenary Day 2 - CEO Forum

Amanda Brock

Founder and CEO, Water Standard

Closing Plenary Day 2 - Ministerial Panel

Hon. Ek Sonn Chan

Secretary of State, Royal Government of Cambodia

H.E Dr. Hazim El Naser

Minister of Water and Irrigation, Jordan

Global Water Awards 2017

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Former Trader, Risk Specialist, and Author

2017 Speakers- Sessions Agenda

Ali Asghar Ghane

Deputy for Planning and Development, Iranian Ministry of Energy, National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company

Andrés Zancada

Business Development Director, Aqua Advise

Ariel Stern

CEO, Ayyeka Technologies

Booky Oren

Chairman & CEO, Global Water Technologies

Borja Blanco

CEO, Aqua Advise

Carlos Cosín

CEO and Founder at Almar Water Solutions

Christopher Gasson

Publisher, Global Water Intelligence

Csaba Haranghy

Head, Budapest Waterworks

David St. Pierre

Executive Director, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Debra G Coy

Partner, XPV Water Partners

Dr. Gesner Oliveira

Partner at GO Associados

Dr. Hubert Fleming

Head, Water Management, Anglo American

Dr. Saeed Nairizi

Head of the Board and Managing Director of Toossab Company

Elena Marin Garcia

Security and Environment Manager at Repsol YPF S.A.

Francis McAllister

Vice President of Land & Water, Freeport-McMoRan

Frank Rogalla

Director of Innovation and Technology, Aqualia

Gaëtane Suzenet

Venture Advisor, Aster Capital

George Butler

Principal Water Specialist, the International Finance Corporation

Gigi Karmous-Edwards

Independent Consultant

Guillermo Mingolla

Independent Consultant

Gustavo Saltiel

Lead Water and Sanitation Specialist, Water Global Practice, The World Bank

Halla Razak

Director of Public Utilities, City of San Diego

Hamid Reza Kashfi

National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company, Iranian Ministry of Energy

Hani Khalifa

Senior Process Engineer, Saudi Aramco

Hilling Chang

Founder and president of Shanghai SafBon Water Service Co., Ltd

Hisaka Kimura

Head, Private Sector Infrastructure Finance, East Asia Unit, Asian Development Bank

Hon. Fatma Awale

Minister of Water and Natural Resources, County Government of Mombasa, Kenya.

Howard Neukrug

Senior Advisor, Global Water Leaders Group

Jacques Euler

Beauty Division – Manufacturing Sustainability, Procter & Gamble.

John Tonner

COO, Consolidated Water Co. Ltd.

Jorge Cantallopts

Director of Research and Policy Planning, Chilean Copper Commission

Jorge J. Malfeito

R&D Director of ACCIONA Agua S.A.U.

José Díaz-Caneja

Managing Director, ACCIONA Agua

José N. De Piérola Canales

Water Resource Manager, Southern Peru Copper Corporation

Josep Molas Pages

Corporate Spring and Mineral Water Quality Manager, The Coca Cola Company

Kishia Powell

Commissioner of the Department of Watershed Management, Atlanta

Lutz Bungeroth

CEO of ItN Nanovation AG

Manoj Sharma

Principal Urban Development Specialist, South Asia Department, Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Manuel Parra

General Manager for Smart Water Software, Schneider Electric

Martin Adams

Chief Operating Officer, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)

Martin Brown

Tailings, Water and Slurry Pipeline Manager, Cía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi

Mojtaba Ahmad Khan

Coordinator and Secretary for International Cooperation and Coordination, National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company, Iranian Ministry of Energy

Ole P. Johnsen

CEO, Billund Water

Pablo Bereciartua

Secretary of Water Resources, Argentina

Pierre-Yves Pouliquen

Chief Operating Officer, SUEZ Africa, Middle-East, and India

Raffaele Sardella

President, Agua Bonaerenses S.A

Ralph Exton

Chief Marketing Officer, GE Water & Process Technologies

Raveen Jaduram

Chief Executive, Watercare Services Limited

Roya Mansouri

Consultant Engineer

Saburo Masuda

Executive Officer, Swing Corporation

Steve Clark

Chief Executive Officer SUEZ Asia

Thierry Noel

Managing Partner, Amane Advisors

Tom Pankratz

Editor, Water Desalination Report, USA / Global Water Intelligence

William Sarni

Founder and Principal, Water Foundry, LLC

Yliana Selene Hernández Hernández

Projects Portfolio Manager, Conagua

ALL SPEAKERS:

Ali Ashgar Ghane, Deputy for Planning and Development, Iranian Ministry of Energy, National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company

Amanda Brock, Founder and CEO, Water Standard

Andrés Zancada, Business Development Director, Aqua Advise

Ariel Stern, CEO, Ayyeka Technologies

Booky Oren, Chairman & CEO, Global Water Technologies

Borja Blanco
, CEO, Aqua Advise

Carlos Cosín, CEO and Founder at Almar Water Solutions

Christopher Gasson, Publisher, Global Water Intelligence

Csaba Haranghy, CEO of Budapest Waterworks

David St. Pierre, Executive Director Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Debra G Coy, Partner, XPV Water Partners

Hon. Ek Sonn Chan, Secretary of State, Royal Government of Cambodia

Elena Martin Garcia, Security and Environment Manager at Repsol YPF S.A.

Hon. Fatma Awale, Minister of Water & Natural Resources, County Government of
Mombasa, Kenya.

Francis McAllister, Vice President of Land & Water, Freeport-McMoRan

Frank Rogalla, Director of Innovation and Technology, Aqualia

Gaëtane Suzenet, Venture Advisor on water, Aster Capital

George Butler, Principal Water Specialist, International Finance Corporation

Dr. Gesner Oliveira, Partner at GO Associados

Gigi Karmous-Edwards, Independent Consultant

Guillermo Mingolla, Independent Consultant

Gustavo Saltiel, Lead Water and Sanitation Specialist, Water Global Practice, The World Bank

Halla Razak, Director of Public Utilities, City of San Diego

Hamid Reza Kashfi, National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company, Iranian Ministry of Energy

Hani Khalifa, Senior Process Engineer, Saudi Aramco

Dr. Hazim El-Naser, Minister of Water and Irrigation, Jordan

Hilling Chang, Founder and president of Shanghai SafBon Water Service Co., Ltd

Hisaka Kimura, Head, Private Sector Infrastructure Finance, East Asia Unit, Asian Development Bank

Howard Neukrug, Senior Advisor, Global Water Leaders Group

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

John Tonner, COO, Consolidated Water Co. Ltd.

Jorge Cantallopts, Director of Research and Policy Planning, Chilean Copper Commission

Jorge J. Malfeito, R&D Director of Acciona Agua S.A.U.

José Díaz-Caneja, Managing Director, Acciona Agua

Jose N. de Piérola Canales, Water Resource Manager, Southern Peru Copper Corporation

Josep Molas PagesCorporate Spring and Mineral Water Quality Manager, the Coca Cola Company

Kishia Powell, Commissioner of the Department of Watershed Management, Atlanta

Lutz Bungeroth, Lutz Bungeroth, CEO of ItN Nanovation AG

Manoj Sharma, Principal Urban Development Specialist South Asia Department Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Manuel Parra, General Manager for Smart Water Software, Schneider Electric

Martin Adams, Chief Operating Officer, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)

Martin Brown, Tailings, Water and Slurry Pipeline Manager, Cía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi

Martin Ford, Futurist and Bestselling Author

Mojtaba Ahmad Khan, Coordinator and Secretary for International Cooperation and Coordination, National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company,Iranian Ministry of Energy

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Former Trader, Risk Specialist, and Author

Ole P. Johnsen, Chief Executive Officer, Billund Water

Pablo Bereciartua, Secretary of Water Resources, Argentina

Pierre-Yves Pouliquen, Chief Operating Officer, SUEZ Africa, Middle-East, and India

Raffaele Sardella, President, Agua Bonaerenses S.A

Ralph Exton, Chief Marketing Officer, GE Water & Process Technologies

Raveen Jaduram, Chief Executive, Watercare Services Limited

Roya Mansouri, Consultant Engineer

Saburo Masuda, Executive Officer, Swing Corporation

Dr. Saeed Nairizi, Head of the Board and Managing Director of Toossab Company

Steve Clark, Chief Executive Officer, Suez Asia

Sue Murphy, Chief Executive Officer, Water Corporation, Western Australia

Thierry Noel, Managing Partner, Amane Advisors

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

William Sarni, Founder and Principal, Water Foundry, LLC

Yliana Selene Hernández Hernández, Projects Portfolio Manager, Conagua