Program Sessions

The theme of the World Congress is Ensure Your Water Future and will feature four days of technical sessions, lectures, and panel discussions.

TECHNICAL PROGRAM: 23 SESSIONS | 12 PANELS | 1 SPECIAL

S-01.1        Water Policy, Development, Governance, Finance and Market Challenges

S-02.1        Harmful Algal Blooms Management and Case Studies

S-02.2        Pre- and Post-Treatment in Brackish and Seawater Desalination I

S-02.3        Pre- and Post-Treatment in Brackish and Seawater Desalination II

S-03.1        Energy and Efficiency in Seawater Desalination I

S-03.2        Energy and Efficiency in Seawater Desalination II

S-03.3        Membranes and Materials in Seawater Desalination I

S-03.4        Membranes and Materials in Seawater Desalination II

S-04.1        Brackish Water Desalination – Membranes and Applications

S-05.1        Thermal Desalination I – Thermal Plants

S-05.2        Thermal Desalination II – Future Trends

S-06.1        Operation of Desalination and Water Reclamation Plants I

S-06.2        Operation of Desalination and Water Reclamation Plants II

S-07.1        Desalination and the Environment

S-08.1        Water Reuse Practices I – Agriculture and Direct & Indirect Potable Reuse

S-08.2        Water Reuse Practices II – Membranes

S-09.1        Desalination and Water Reuse in Industrial Applications I – O&G, Power and                         Others

S-09.2        Desalination and Water Reuse in Industrial Applications II – Mining and ZLD

S-10.1        Emerging and Advanced Technologies I – Innovation in Membranes

S-10.2        Emerging and Advanced Technologies II – Thermal and Materials

S-10.3        Emerging and Advanced Technologies III – FO and Others

S-11.1        Desalination and Renewable Energy

S-12.1        Regional Experiences and Case Studies: Latin America

Plenary1    Water Reuse and Desalination World Changing Projects Explained by Developers

Plenary2    Water Reuse: Drivers, Innovations, and Public Perceptions

Plenary3    Meet the CEO’s – Suppliers:  Market Trends and Challenges for 2020

Panel1       Water, Energy and Food Nexus

Panel2       Regulations in Brazil

Panel3       Water Desalination and Water Reuse in Brazil

Panel4       Water Challenge in the São Paulo State

Panel5      Energy and Environment Blue Paper: The Challenges of Desalination and                                Renewable Energies

Panel6       Transformation, Renewable Energy and the Future Direction of the MENA Region

Panel7       World Bank Desalination and Water Reuse

Panel8       Meet the Professors

Panel9       China Desalination and Water Reuse

Special8    ALADYR Workshop