Speakers

INTERNATIONAL SPEAKERS

Ms. Arvea Marieni Accomplished and highly analytical professional with proven project management, strategy development, market entry and BD skills in several industries in Europe and Asia. Demonstrated expertise in senior board level and political stakeholder management within both public and private sectors. Exceptionally strong cultural awareness and language skills. Proficient in renewable energy, recycling, and waste management the innovative tech application & internet-based business models. Well-versed in political lobbying, EU funding and PPP - Public Private Partnerships.

Dr. Raheem has received her Ph.D. in Construction Management from the University of Florida (UF). She holds multiple master’s degrees in Building Construction, Environmental Engineering and Civil Engineering from UF. She is now serving as an assistant professor at the University of Texas, El Paso. Dr. Raheem is an invited member of the President’s Advisory Committee on Sustainability at UTEP. She has also been a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and has served on multiple committees in the past few years. Dr. Raheem has a research portfolio of close to $1 million with projects funded by various U.S. federal agencies and non-profit organizations such as the U.S.

 Prof. Dr. Akhtar Kalam has been at Victoria University (VU), Melbourne since 1985 and a former Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science. He is currently the Head of Engineering and Director of Externalization at the College of Engineering and Science, VU. He is also the current Chair of the Academic Board and lectures in the Masters by coursework program in the Engineering Institute of Technology, Perth, Australia. Again, he is the Editor in Chief of Australian Journal of Electrical & Electronics Engineering.


Dr. Chang Hee Lee,
Head of Department of Environmental Engineering & Energy, Director, Center for Watershed Research Myongji University, 116 Myongji-ro Cheoin-Gu, Yongin-Si, Gyeonggi-Do 449-728, Korea (South) Failure, Dilemma, and a New Attempt: Lessons from Korean Coastal Development Projects.

 

 

Prof. Dr. Medhat Ahmed Ibrahim. Spectroscopy Department, National Research Centre, 33 El-Bohouth Str., 12622, Dokki, Giza, Egypt.

 

 

 

Dr. Mohd Haziman Wan Ibrahim is an Associate Professor and Deputy Dean (Academic and International) in the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. He did PhD in field of Civil Engineering from Universiti Sains Malaysia in 2011. His research expertise is in the Durability of Concrete, Sustainable Construction Materials, Brickwork and Concrete Technology. He has published two books and more than 100 research articles, technical reports and international conference papers. He is also a President of the Concrete Society Malaysia.

 Dr. Selvaratnam is an Assistant Professor/Environmental Engineer with a primary focus on sustainable energy positive wastewater treatment technologies and biological water/wastewater treatment processes. His main research focus evolves around achieving bioremediation of municipal/ industrial wastewaters using an algal-based system. For his doctoral studies, he evaluated a novel approach to treat municipal wastewaters using an acidophilic mixotrophic algae.


Prof. Dr. Jennifer McKay
is Professor of Business Law at the University of South Australia Business and Law School. She researches corporate law and the law of war. She makes suggestions for water law reform to deliver sustainable development.  Her work has been in the urban and rural sphere with domestic laws in Australia, India, the US. Currently, Professor McKay has just completed a number of exciting projects, including researching water governance laws on groundwater and urban water resources, and working with the Goyder Institute for Water Research to determine the optimal mix of available sources to develop an integrated water management plan for the city of Adelaide. She also has a major project with the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination on the governance of desalinated water.

Mr. Xing Lei focused on promoting the innovation design, green design development by public good approach and launch the Dragon Design Award (National level), China Design Festival and Green Design Contribution Award successively. Mr. Xing promotes the design industry service platform-Design Valley, “Sino-EU Green innovation Park in China and Europe. He also compiles China Young Design Innovation, entrepreneurship in China, Design wins the world. Since 2011, the World Green Design Forum was held in Lugano, Brussels, Yangzhou, Freiburg, Rimini, Tanzania to promote the global sustainable development by green design contribution award, China green design report, World Green Design Award. In September 2013, WGDO was registered in Belgium, Green Design Institute, Green Design association was registered in China.

Prof. Dr. Shazim Ali Memon holds a PhD in Civil and Architectural Engineering from City University of Hong Kong. He has spent more than 14 years working with the City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Shenzhen University, China, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, the Asian Center for Engineering Computations and Software, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan. He was nominated as Technical expert (Civil Engineering) in Prime Minister of Pakistan Inspection Committee. His name appears in Who’s Who in the World published by Marquis Who’s Who and Global Young Scientists Directory published by National Research Foundation of Singapore, Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan published by Pakistan Council for Science and Technology.

Dr. Sukruedee Sukchai is a Director at Naresuan University, School of Renewable Energy Technology(SRET), Phitsanulok, Thailand. She did her Ph.D in Renewable Energy from Naresuan University. SERT, with her efforts, conducts master degree and doctoral degree in Renewable Energy. And also do researches and projects, arrange training in Renewable Energy. SERT also service for RE system design and to be consultant for RE project. SERT established Energy Park which people who interest to visit can come any time. She can be contacted at [email protected]