29-30 August, 2016
InterContinental Citystars Cairo, Egypt

Conference Day One: Monday, 29 August 2016

08:00 - 23:59 Registration


Registration, refreshments and networking


Chairman opening remarks

Prof. Ayman Mosallam

Founder, Egypt Green Building Council


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


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

Dr. Hussein El-Atfy

Secretary General, Arab Water Council


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


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


Networking coffee break


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

Waheed Ellathy

Procurement Manager, New Urban Communities Authority


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


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


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


Chairman’s closing remarks and networking lunch


End of conference day one