Program Schedule

TECHNICAL AND PANEL SESSIONS SCHEDULE | CONGRESS CEREMONIES | OTHER
PROGRAM BY DAY – MORNIN AND AFTERNOON

Program Schedule

PRE: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2017
IDA – Academy Courses
IDA – Board of Directors Meetings
Delegate Pre-Registration
5:30p – Welcome Reception and Exhibition Walk-through

DAY 1: MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2017
7:30a – Session Chairs, Presenters, and Panelist of the day Breakfast Meeting
Morning Sessions
Opening Ceremony
Plenary Technical Session
Afternoon Sessions
S-3.3 – Membranes and Materials in Seawater Desalination I
S-8.2 – Water Reuse Practices II – Membranes
S-9.2 – Desalination and Water Reuse in Industrial Applications II – Mining & ZLD
S-10.2 – Emerging and Advanced Technologies II – Thermal & Materials
Panel – Water, Energy and Food Nexus
Plenary – Water Reuse and Desalination World Changing Projects Explained by Developers

DAY 2: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2017
7:30a – Session Chairs, Presenters, and Panelist of the day Breakfast Meeting
Morning Sessions
S-1.1 – Water Policy, Development, Governance, Finance and Market Challenges
S-4.1 – Brackish Water Desalination – Membranes & Applications
S-5.2 – Thermal Desalination II – Future Trends
S-9.1 – Desalination and Water Reuse in Industrial Applications I – O&G, Power & Others
Panel – Regulations in Brazil
Panel – Water Desalination and Water Reuse in Brazil
Afternoon Sessions
S-2.1 – Harmful Algal Blooms Management and Case Studies
S-3.4 – Membranes and Materials in Seawater Desalination II
S-6.1 – Operation of Desalination and Water Reclamation Plants I
Panel – Energy and Environment Blue Paper: The Challenges of Desalination and Renewable Energies
Panel – Water Challenge in the São Paulo State
Special World Water Forum 18
Plenary – Water Reuse: Drivers, Innovations, and Public Perceptions
IDA – Membership Meeting

DAY 3: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2017
7:30a – Session Chairs, Presenters, and Panelist of the day Breakfast Meeting
Morning Sessions
S-2.3 – Pre- and Post-Treatment in Brackish and Seawater Desalination II
S-7.1 – Desalination and the Environment
S-8.1 – Water Reuse Practices I – Agriculture and Direct & Indirect Potable Reuse
S-12.1 – Regional Experiences and Case Studies: Latin America
Panel – Transformation, Renewable Energy and the Future Direction of the MENA Region
Panel –  Desalination and Water Reuse in the Water Security Agenda: World Bank Partner’s Experiences

Afternoon Sessions
S-2.2 – Pre- and Post-Treatment in Brackish and Seawater Desalination I
S-3.1 – Energy and Efficiency in Seawater Desalination I
S-6.2 – Operation of Desalination and Water Reclamation Plants II
S-10.3 – Emerging and Advanced Technologies III – FO & Others
Special ALADYR Workshop
Plenary – Meet the CEO’s: Market Trends and Challenges for 2020
IDA – Board of Directors Meeting

DAY 4: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017
7:30a – Session Chairs, Presenters, and Panelist of the day Breakfast Meeting
Morning Sessions
S-3.2 – Energy and Efficiency in Seawater Desalination II
S-5.1 – Thermal Desalination I – Thermal Plants
S-10.1 – Emerging and Advanced Technologies I – Innovative Membranes
S-11.1 – Desalination and Renewable Energy
Panel – Meet the Professors
Panel – China Desalination and Water Reuse
Afternoon
Closing Ceremony Luncheon and Awards

POST: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017
IDA – Academy Courses
Facility Tours