29-30 August, 2016
InterContinental Citystars Cairo, Egypt

Conference Day One: Monday, 29 August 2016

08:00 - 23:59 Registration

08:00

Registration, refreshments and networking

09:00

Chairman opening remarks

Prof. Ayman Mosallam

Founder, Egypt Green Building Council

09:30

Investigating the plans for developing wastewater capacity in Egypt to identify the major challenges

Elsayed El Ashiri

Chairman, National Organisation for Potable Water and Sanitary Drainage

10:00

Reuse of Treated wastewater: A Potential for Sustainable Arab Water Future

Dr. Hussein El-Atfy

Secretary General, Arab Water Council

10:30

Assessing rural sanitation in Egypt: Introduction to new strategic concepts to address the countries capacity requirements

Dr. Ahmed Gaber

Professor of Chemical Engineering / Chairman, Cairo University / Chemonics Egypt, Engineering & Management Consultants

11:00

Managing your water resources effectively to ensure long term water security and maximize social, economic and environmental benefits

Dr. Josef Lahnsteiner

Director Research & Development, VA TECH WABAG Group

11:30

Networking coffee break

12:00

Revising the wastewater standards and codes to develop water treatment infrastructure to modern standards

Waheed Ellathy

Procurement Manager, New Urban Communities Authority

12:30

Special focus: Examining Egypt’s future projects to identify the potential opportunities for private sector involvement

Atter Hannoura

Head of PPP Central Unit, Ministry of Finance

13:00

Case study: Assessing the wastewater requirements and technologies that will be utilised in the New Cairo district

Engineer Yasser Mostafa

Chairman & CEO, Hydro for Hydrology, Environmental and Infrastructure Studies

13:30

Future Panel: 2030 Potential of Wastewater Reuse in Egypt

Dr. Sameh Abdelgawad

Chairman, Misrconsult

Dr. Khaled Abu Zeid

Regional Water Director, CEDARE

Dr. Josef Lahnsteiner

Director Research & Development, VA TECH WABAG Group

14:00

Chairman’s closing remarks and networking lunch

15:00

End of conference day one