2nd IWA Development Congress and Exhibition

Mon, 2011-11-21 - Thu, 2011-11-24
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The International Water Assn. (IWA) and Malaysian Water Assn. (MWA) are jointly organizing the 2nd IWA Development Congress and Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from Nov. 21 to 24, 2011.

The IWA Development Congress and Exhibition is the preeminent water and sanitation event for the developing world. It is run by IWA every second year and has a specific focus on solutions. The aim of the congress is to build bridges between people working in different regions, in different organizations and with different approaches to water and sanitation service delivery in low- and middle-income countries.

Date: Nov. 21, 2011
Time: 3 to 4 p.m.
Venue: Room 304, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC)

Moderator : IWA Executive Director Paul Reiter

Panelists: IWA President Glen Daigger; MWA President Ahmad Zahdi Jamil; IWA Development Solutions Award winner Christian Zurbrugg; Bremen Overseas Research and Development Assn.'s Andreas Ulrich (winner of IWA Development Solutions Award); Kiran Patel, Ph.D., Patel School of Global Sustainability, University of South Florida; and Walid Mehalaine, Ph.D., OPEC Fund for International Development.

The media is also invited to attend the Congress opening ceremony immediately after the press conference at 4.30 p.m.

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