Wang Hao

Mr Wang Hao, Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering and Honorary Director of China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research (IWHR), China Presenting in Plenary Session I: Water security in the context of climate change The title of presentation: Water security and sponge city   Wang Hao was born in 1953 in Beijing, China; he…

Ren Xinxin

Ms Ren Xinxin, Committee Member of Sponge City Construction Expert Committee of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, China Presenting in Plenary Session Ⅴ: Experience on integrated urban water management – smart cities, innovation, toward water-smart society The title of presentation: Practice of Sponge City Construction for Urban Sustainable Development – Taking Shenzhen as an Example    Ren Xinxin, Professorate Senior Engineer,obtained…

Markus Starkl

Mr Markus Starkl, Senior Scientist of BOKU University Vienna, Austria Presenting in Plenary Session V: Experience on integrated urban water management – smart cities, innovation, toward water-smart society The title of presentation: Results of the project PIANO: Policies, innovation and networks for enhancing opportunities for China-Europe water cooperation   Dr. Markus Starkl has graduated from BOKU…

Ma Yichao

Mr Ma Yichao, Chief Expert and Head of the Department of Ecology, Zhejiang Design Institute of Water Conservancy and Hydroelectric Power, China Presenting in Plenary Session IV: Good practices in the preparation of infrastructure development projects The title of presentation: Urban Rivers and Lakes Comprehensive Management Practice   Ma Yichao, born in 1971, is a professor…

Lucila Candela

Ms Lucila Candela, Researcher of IMDEA-Water Institute, Spain Presenting in Plenary Session V: Experience on integrated urban water management – smart cities, innovation, toward water-smart society The title of presentation: The urban aquifers: a strategic water resource within global change   Ms Lucila Candela is a researcher of IMDEA Water, a research institute focused on water…

Joao Paulo Lobo-Ferreira

Mr Joao Paulo Lobo-Ferreira, Coordinator of Research Partnerships Support Office, National Laboratory for Civil Engineering, Portugal Presenting in Plenary Session IV: Good practices in the preparation of infrastructure development projects The title of presentation: Strengthening China Europe Water Innovation Cooperation: Relevance of PIANO results for future EU/China water innovation cooperation   Joao Paulo Lobo-Ferreira, Doktor-Ingenieur by the…