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1st IAHR Online Forum: Opening session

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Opening Session

Monday, 5 July 2021
06:00-08:00 UTC/GMT | 08:00-10:00 Madrid | 11:30-13:30 New Delhi | 14:00-16:00 Beijing | 23:00-01:00 Los Angeles (4 July) | 02:00-04:00 New York

Session Chair:
Joseph Hun-Wei Lee. IAHR President.
Moderator:
Tom Soo | Executive Director, IAHR. Spain/Beijing.

The International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) is pleased to launch the inaugural IAHR Online Forum, a new series of virtual events aimed at bringing together the community of hydro-environment professionals in the years in between the IAHR World Congresses by making the most of digital opportunities.

The IAHR Online Forums aim to bring together the continually evolving knowledge and innovations of the Hydro-Environment community and provide an important reference for all those who seek to understand the latest challenges and trends of hydro-environmental solutions and research.

1st IAHR Online Forum: Opening session

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Programme

Introduction and Welcome Remarks

Keynote talks on hydro-environment for water security

Co-Facilitators: Roger Falconer and Arthur Mynett (Co-Chairs of the IAHR Global Water Security Working Group)

  • Annemieke Nijhof | CEO, Deltares.The Netherlands

    Towards sustainable and safe delta’s: role of scientific advances and cooperation across disciplines

  • Jackie King | Institute of Water Studies, University of the Western Cape. South Africa
    Mainstreaming an ecosystem approach into river basin management

  • Wang Dianchang | Director of Department of Environmental Protection, China Three Gorges Corporation.Director of Yangtze River Ecology and Environment Engineering Research Center. President of Yangtze Ecology and Environment Co., Ltd. China

    Two-Pronged Strategy for the Protection of the Yangtze River

 Announcement of IAHR awards

Awards

  1. Honorary Membership Award 

  2. M. Selim Yalin Lifetime Achievement Award

  3. Arthur Thomas Ippen Award

  4. Harold Jan Schoemaker Award 

  5. Willi H. Hager JHR Best Reviewer Award

  6. Special Award to the most active IAHR Young Professionals Networks during 2020

Speakers

Joseph Hun-Wei Lee

Joseph Hun-Wei Lee

IAHR President


Jing Peng

Jing Peng

IAHR Secretary General 

Vice-President, IWHR, China

Áurea Perucho

Áurea Perucho

Director General, CEDEX

Spain

Abou Amani

Abou Amani

Director, UNESCO-IHP


María Bermúdez

María Bermúdez

Co-Chair of the 39th IAHR World Congress

Annemieke Nijhof

Annemieke Nijhof

CEO, Deltares. Netherlands


Jackie King

Jackie King

Institute of Water Studies, University of the Western Cape

Wang Dianchang

Wang Dianchang

Director Dep. Environmental Protection, Three Gorges Corp.

Robert Ettema

Robert Ettema

IAHR Vice-President and Chair of the Awards Committee

Roger Falconer

Roger Falconer

Co-Chair of the IAHR working group on Global Water Security

Arthur Mynett

Arthur Mynett

Co-Chair of the IAHR working group on Global Water Security


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