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Conference Programme

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10:30
  1. 5 mins
10:35
  1. 15 mins
    This presentation will map out the look and role of sustainable cities in the future. It will consider the strategies, policies and infrastructure decisions that governments need to think about to ena ...
10:50
  1. 40 mins
    • Nexus Insight
    Taking the themes of the keynote address, this panel will examine how urbanisation trends are influencing present and future cities and how city leaders can ensure they work towards the vision of thei ...
11:45
  1. 40 mins
    • Nexus Insight
    With global population increasing and more and more people migrating to urban areas, that number is only set to grow, placing an intolerable strain on city infrastructure. This panel will discuss the ...
12:25
  1. 30 mins
    • Nexus Insight
    In arid regions, how do governments ensure the integrity of their food supply, both in terms of imports and livestock and fresh produce grown locally. As populations rise, placing additional pressure ...
12:50
  1. 100 mins
14:30
  1. Hall 3
    120 mins
16:30
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10:00
  1. 30 mins
10:30
  1. 10 mins
10:35
  1. 50 mins
11:25
  1. 15 mins
    • Nexus Insight
11:50
  1. 40 mins
    • Nexus Insight
    Panel: “Digitalisation”, the mega-trend that will fundamentally impact the way we interact, consume products and do business, is already well underway. Coupled with technology disruption, it will make ...
12:55
  1. 5 mins
13:00
  1. 90 mins
14:30
  1. 40 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Five pilot studies were conducted in Ghantoot to research different approaches to improving the energy-efficiency and sustainability of seawater desalination technologies and processes. This session w ...
15:10
  1. 45 mins
    • IWS Insight
    The GCC's water needs are growing as population sizes increase. Governments want to put efficiency at the heart of their water strategies. This session will discuss if desalination and water reuse can ...
15:55
  1. 45 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Technologies such as Reverse Osmosis have made desalination more energy efficient, but are heading towards the limits of the gains that can be made within reasonable financial constraints. What is the ...
16:40
  1. 50 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Panel: A focus on how to ensure that research & development can be allowed to flourish in the water industry, and what needs to be done to convince authorities to investigate new methods.
17:30
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08:45
  1. Hall 11, DH5
    75 mins
    • Breakfast Briefing
    This briefing will discuss commitments and roadmaps for clean water desalination in selected island nations. It will provide an overview on available technologies for clean water desalination and futu ...
10:00
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11:40
  1. 20 mins
12:00
  1. 55 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Panel: In a water scarce region, how do authorities ensure that more of their wastewater is recycled for future use, and where will it be used. Where can cities turn to wastewater rather than more ene ...
12:55
  1. 5 mins
13:00
  1. 60 mins
14:00
  1. 45 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Treating used industrial water is expensive but necessary to ensure that once disposed of, it is safe to enter the water system. The GCC has a number of heavy industries that must treat water to meet ...
14:40
  1. 40 mins
    • IWS Insight
    Treating some water locally can bring economic benefits, as less network needs to be built and local municipalities take control over how their water is reused. This session looks at where governments ...
15:35
  1. 35 mins
    European Union regulations for water are among the strictest in the world and innovations are under development across Europe to fulfil them. This session will focus in one critical area of the work, ...
16:00
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Co-Located Events

  • WFES
  • SE
  • ESBE
  • Energy Efficiency Expo
  • 1
  • Eco Waste Exhibition