Detailed Programme

30 October 2019 (Wednesday)

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31 October 2019 (Thursday)

Time

Programme

Venue (HKCEC)

0800-1700

Registration

Ground Floor
Reception Concourse

0900-0940

Opening Ceremony

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

0940-1010

Plenary Keynote Session 1
Review and Prospect: Chinese Urban Water Environment Change over the Last 40 Years
Prof. Jiu-hui QU (China)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1010-1040

Plenary Keynote Session 2
Securing Our Water Future: How Singapore Does It
Mr. Peter Joo-hee NG (Singapore)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1040-1055

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Poster Viewing

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1
S421, level 4

1100-1300

Keynote Session 1 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 1.1 : Digital Water Utilities
Practices and Development of Smart Water System of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Greater Bay Area
Mr Jin-song ZHANG (China)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 1.2 : Water Infrastructure Planning and Implementation I
Balancing Blue-Green and Grey Urban Infrastructure - A Joint Pilot Programme of the China-Europe Water Platform
Prof. Arthur MYNETT (The Netherlands)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 1.3 : Paradigm Shifting in Wastewater Resources Recovery
Paradigm Shifting in Wastewater Resource Recovery
Prof. Guang-hao CHEN (Hong Kong)

Oral Presentation

S423 – S424, level 4

Keynote Session 1.4 : Intelligent Water Supply
Maynilad’s Continuing Journey to Water Resilience
Mr. Randolph T ESTRELLADO (Philippines)

Oral Presentation

S426 – S427, level 4

Keynote Session 1.5 : Water Resilience and Sustainable Water Management
The Role of Economic Regulation in Helping a Water Company Achieve Net Zero Emissions
Mr Alan SUTHERLAND (United Kingdom)

Oral Presentation

S428, level 4

Keynote Session 1.6 : Sustainable Urban Drainage System I
Design Strategy and Case Analyses of Watershed Water Integrated Management
Prof. Yun ZHANG (China)

Oral Presentation

S425, level 4

1300-1430

Networking Lunch and Exhibition

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1

1430-1500

Plenary Keynote Session 3
Perth: Transitioning to a World Leading Water Sensitive City
Mr. Steven CAPEWELL (Australia)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1505-1605

Keynote Session 2 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 2.1 : Tackling Water Environment Challenges with Novel Wastewater Treatment Technologies
Water Environment in China- Challenges and Opportunities
Prof. Min YANG (China)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 2.2 : Water Management for Climate Change Adaptation
Water as Leverage for Innovative Climate Action
Mr. Henk OVINK (The Netherlands)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 2.3: Water Loss Management & Leak Detection
Present and Future of Preventive Measures and Detection Technologies for Water Leakage in Tokyo
Mr. Tomoyuki TANIMOTO (Japan)

Oral Presentation

S423 – S424, level 4

Keynote Session 2.4 : Water Infrastructure Asset Management 
Action 2030: A More Resilient Water Utility
Mr. Raveen JADURAM (New Zealand)

Oral Presentation

S426 – S427, level 4

Keynote Session 2.5: Climate Change and Adaptation
Topic: TBC
Mr. Darryl DAY (Australia)

Oral Presentation

S428, level 4

Keynote Session 2.6 : Novel Water Solutions
Forward-thinking Water Solutions that Won't Cost the Earth
Mr. Daniel SULLIVAN (Australia)

Oral Presentation

S425, level 4

1605-1620

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Poster Viewing

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1
S421, level 4

1625-1745

Keynote Session 2 (6 Parallel Sessions) - Continued

Theatre 1, level 1
Theatre 2. Level 1
S423 – S424, level 4
S426 – S427, level 4
S428, level 4
S425, level 4

1745-1830

Poster Evaluation

S421, level 4

1745-1930

Welcoming Reception

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Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1

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1 November 2019 (Friday)

Time

Programme

Venue (HKCEC)

0800-1700

Registration

Ground Floor
Reception Concourse

0900-0930

Plenary Keynote Session 4
Aerobic Granular Sludge Processes for Water and Resource Recovery
Prof. Mark VAN LOOSDRECHT (The Netherlands)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

0935-1055

Keynote Session 3 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 3.1 : Smart Water Quality Management I
Learning from the Past and Thinking of the Future
Mr. David WICKENS (United Kingdom)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 3.2 : Water Protection and the Use of Reverse and Forward Osmosis
Thinking about the Water Security and Protection in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Prof. Ben-sheng HUANG (China)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 3.3 : Advanced Oxidation Process
Organic Micro-pollutants in Direct and Indirect Potable Wastewater Reuse: Robust, Reliable, and Resilient Process Barriers
Prof. Gary AMY (USA)

Oral Presentation

S423 – S424, level 4

Keynote Session 3.4 : Water Infrastructure Planning and Implementation II
The State of the Water Services Industry in Malaysia Today
Ir. Abdul Kadir MOHD DIN (Malaysia)

Oral Presentation

S426 – S427, level 4

Keynote Session 3.5 : Water Environment Management and the Use of Membrane Technology
The Thinking and Practice in Technology System of Watershed Water Environment Treatment
Dr. Xiao-fei XUE (China)

Oral Presentation

S428, level 4

Keynote Session 3.6 : Smart Drainage Management
Topic: TBC
Prof. Onyx WAI (Hong Kong)

Oral Presentation

S425, level 4

0930-1100

Asia-Pacific Water Leaders Forum (By Invitation)
Driving Resilience and Sustainability in Water Management in Asia-Pacific

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Chancellor Room, level 4

1055-1110

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Poster Viewing

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1
S421, level 4

1115-1255

Keynote Session 4 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 4.1 : Water Treatment Technologies
Water Research and Innovation: Ideation to Implementation
Ms. Beate WRIGHT (USA)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 4.2 : Sustainable Urban Drainage System II
Shifting Time Horizons in Urban Flood Risk Management. Opportunities and Challenges to Increase Resilience
Prof. Chris ZEVENBERGEN (The Netherlands)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 4.3 : Smart Water Energy Solution
Aspiring towards a Circular Economy using Digital Twins and Smart Water-Energy Solutions
Prof. Jurg KELLER (Australia)

Oral Presentation

S423 – S424, level 4

Keynote session 4.4 : Pollutant Removal from Wastewater
Topic: TBC
Ir. Henry CHAU (Hong Kong)

Oral Presentation

S426 – S427, level 4

Keynote Session 4.5 : Effective Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants
Digital Transformation Strategy to Smart Operation and Management of WWTPs in Beijing Enterprises Water Group
Dr. Wei-yan LIU (China)

Oral Presentation

S428, level 4

Keynote Session 4.6 : Climate Change and Energy
Resilient Water Services, Resilient Communities
Mr. Will SYMONS (Australia)

Oral Presentation

S425. Level 4

1115-1230

Asia-Pacific Water Leaders Forum (By Invitation) – Continued
Driving Resilience and Sustainability in Water Management in Asia-Pacific

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Chancellor Room, level 4

1255-1430

Networking Lunch and Exhibition

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1

1430-1500

Plenary Keynote Session 5
Smart Solutions for Smart Cities
Mr Victor GARNREITER (France)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1430-1600

2nd Asia-Pacific Water Regulators Forum (By Invitation)
Policy and Regulation for Sustainable and Resilient Water Management in Asia-Pacific

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Chancellor Room, level 4

1505-1605

Keynote Session 5 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 5.1 : Smart Water Quality Management II
Smart Water Quality Management
Dr. Xiao-jun FAN (Macau)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 5.2 : Modelling & Reinventing Engineering Solution for Wastewater Treatment
Modelling Platform for Water Sensitive Urban Design Implementation
Prof. Ana DELETIC (Australia)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 5.3 : Advanced Wastewater Treatment I
Self-driven Wastewater Advanced Purification and Resource Recovery
Prof. Xia HUANG (China)

Oral Presentation

S423 – S424, level 4

Keynote Session 5.4 : Partial Nitrification-Anammox Process
Innovation and Application of Low-carbon Technology for Sewage Treatment Works
Mr. Shu-jie PAN (China)

Oral Presentation

S426 – S427, level 4

Keynote Session 5.5 : Membrane Technology and Seawater Desalination
Intelligent Membrane Management to Enhance Resource Recovery Opportunities: the Role of IIOT Solutions
Dr. Sandeep SATHYAMOORTHY (USA)

Oral Presentation

S428, kevel 4

Keynote Session 5.6 : Industrial and Agricultural Wastewater Pollution Control
Discussion on Management of Pollution Discharge Outlets in the Pearl River Basin
Dr. Li-ying WANG (China)

Oral Presentation

S425, level 4

1605-1620

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Poster Viewing

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1
S421, level 4

1615-1745

2nd Asia-Pacific Water Regulators Forum (By Invitation) - Continued
Policy and Regulation for Sustainable and Resilient Water Management in Asia-Pacific

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Chancellor Room, level 4

1625-1725

Keynote Session 5 (6 Parallel Sessions) - Continued

Theatre 1, level 1
Theatre 2. Level 1
S423 – S424, level 4
S426 – S427, level 4
S428, level 4
S425, level 4

1830-2200

Gala Dinner

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Concord Room and Oasis Room, 8/F
Renaissance Harbour View Hotel

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2 November 2019 (Saturday)

Time

Programme

Venue (HKCEC)

0800-1700

Registration

Ground Floor
Reception Concourse

0900-0930

Plenary Keynote Session 6
Innovations in Urban Flood Risk Management - Fusion of Real-time Sensing, Model Simulation, and Data Assimilation
Prof. Hiroaki FURUMAI (Japan)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

0935-1115

Keynote Session 6 (6 Parallel Sessions)

 

Keynote Session 6.1 : Urban Water Management
Urban Water Management - Water Resources and Quality
Prof. Kalanithy VAIRAVAMOORTHY (United Kingdom)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 1, level 1

Keynote Session 6.2 : Flood Disaster and Adaptation Measures
Analyses of the Hydrologic Performance of Bioretention Facilities
Prof. James LI (Canada)

Oral Presentation

Theatre 2, level 1

Keynote Session 6.3 : Advanced Wastewater Treatment II
Direct Filtration of Municipal Wastewater Using Flat-Sheet Ceramic Membranes for Pollutant Removal and Resource Recovery
Prof. X. Y. Li (Hong Kong)

Oral Presentation

S423 - S424, level 4

Keynote Session 6.4 : Biodiversity and Ecosystem-based Approach in Water Management
River Restoration in the Context of Hong Kong: Challenges and Prospects
Prof. Cho-nam NG (Hong Kong)

Oral Presentation

S426 - S427, level 4

Keynote Session 6.5 : Water Treatment and Public Health
Adaptive WSPs: The Key to Resilient Safe Water Supplies
Dr. David CUNLIFFE (Australia)

Oral Presentation

S428, level 4

Keynote Session 6.6 : Forward Thinking Water Solutions
Impact of Selective Withdrawal in a Large Reservoir on Downstream Fish Habitats
Prof. Sung-uk CHOI (South Korea)

Oral Presentation

S425, level 4

1115-1130

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Poster Viewing

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1
S421, level 4

1135-1205

Plenary Keynote Session 7
Towards A New International Water Innovation Hub
Prof. Joseph H.W. LEE (Hong Kong)

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1210-1240

Expert Plenary Discussion

Theatres 1 & 2, level 1

1240-1310

Closing Ceremony

Theatre 1 & 2,
level 1

1200-1700

Exhibition (For visitors in the related Industries only)

Convention Hall & Foyer, level 1

1330-1800

Technical Visits

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Various Sites

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